Jazz & Blues

Friday Tonic: Ella, Diz and Monk at 100

Part of Friday Tonic

Come along to a special evening of jazz celebrating the masters.

2017 marks centennials of the First Lady of Song Ella Fitzgerald, the pioneering trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie and the uniquely innovative composer and pianist Thelonious Monk. Internationally renowned, UK-based jazz pianist Trevor Watkis leads this special concert programme and band to celebrate their outstanding legacies and contributions to jazz, with a spectacular multimedia infused evening.

This exciting ensemble features some of the UK’s most outstanding jazz musicians; vocalist Georgia Mancio, trumpeter Byron Wallen, bassist Andrew Robb plus special guests.

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Royal Festival Hall
The Clore Ballroom, Level 2