RBC Jazz Orchestra: Greetings and Salutations
Eastside Jazz Club, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
200 Jennens Road, B4 7XR
£8 over 60s, under 18s
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6.30pm Support - Warwick School Jazz Lab
7.15pm main show - RBC Jazz Orchestra
Wheelchair users are entitled to concessionary priced tickets with a complimentary companion seat.
Guide dogs are welcome at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire venues. If you wish to bring a guide dog or wheelchair, please let the Events Office know by calling 0121 331 5909.
Join the RBC Jazz Orchestra for a gig that’s guaranteed to lift the spirits – a celebration of the influence of rock, funk and fusion on the Big Band repertoire.
Directed by Head of Jazz Jeremy Price, the evening promises to be full of noisy exuberance, great grooves and lots of ledger lines for the trumpets!
This concert features significant composers and arrangers including Mike Gibbs, Kenny Wheeler, Thad Jones and Adrian Drover, taking examples from seminal albums such as Maynard Ferguson’s MF Horn series and Mike Gibbs’ Big Music.
RBC Jazz department also welcome Warwick School Jazz Lab to open the evening as part of our ongoing platform offered to leading youth music groups.
Running time approx. two hours.