FRIDAY July 12th 8.45pm - Derek Nash/Noel McCalla Band - The Music of STEVIE WONDER
"Some Kinda Wonderful" A Huge Hit at 2018 Swansea International Jazz Festival Celebrating the life-time genius of Stevie Wonder.
"Some Kinda Wonderful" A Huge Hit at 2018 Swansea International Jazz Festival Celebrating the life-time genius of Stevie Wonder, with mesmeric vocalist Noel McCalla, the award-winning saxophonist Derek Nash and a band of world-class musicians.
Following sell-out shows in London’s top jazz venues, they play a wide-ranging catalogue of classic hits. The House That Soul Built rated this show as one the Top 10 Soul Gigs of 2018. Enjoy hit after hit from albums such as 'Signed, Sealed, Delivered', 'Innervisions', 'Songs in the Key of Life' and 'Hotter than July', as well as danceable classics 'Superstition', 'For Once in my Life' and 'Isn't She Lovely'.
Noel McCalla’s long association with the brilliant Morrisey Mullen Band earned him acclaim as “one of Britain’s best soul singers” (Blues and Soul Magazine) and Noel's searing, soulful vocals were featured with the iconic Manfred Mann's Earth Band.
Derek Nash has played in Jools Holland’s Rhythm and Blues Orchestra since 2004 and is also a member of the Ronnie Scott’s Blues Explosion. He has won several British Jazz Awards throughout his career. He has also performed live, on record and on television with the likes of Gregory Porter, Chaka Khan, David Sanborn and Eric Clapton.
The all star band features Mike Gorman – piano, Tim Cansfield – guitar, Orefo Orakwue – bass, Nic France – drums; musicians whose credits include Bill Withers, The Bee Gees, Anastasia and Michael Ball & Alfie Boe.
ADULT FULL £20
SWANSEA JAZZLAND MEMBER 2019 £15