Claire Martin doubles up in Swansea - jazz with David Griffiths
ON Thursday, September 19, pianist Keith Little's Swing Quartet are playing a concert at the Grand Pavilion, Porthcawl, at 8pm.
That popular local gypsy jazz outfit, Gary Phillips' Amigos, together with guest pianist Huw Warren, can be heard at Gwynfe, near
Ammanford, on Saturday, September 21.
A jazz workshop is being held on Tuesday, September 24, in Swansea Jazzland's headquarters, St James Social Club, Uplands, Swansea, by one of the best and most under-rated British jazz vocalists, Claire Martin and top flight jazz pianist Gareth Williams at 7pm. It is a unique opportunity for any aspiring young jazz singers and piano players to meet and gain some experience of this jazz playing and singing craft.
The following night, Wednesday, September 25, at the same venue, Claire Martin will be performing with her own band, including the aforementioned Gareth Williams, bassist Laurence Cottle and drummer Dave Ohm at 8.30pm. It promises to be quite an evening and one not to be missed.