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The Ambleside Days Quintet with John Helliwell’s Creme Anglais
August 31 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday 31st August in Zeffirellis Main Auditorium.
This Festival opens with some of the world’s most outstanding contemporary jazz musicians.
The evening opens with John Helliwell’s Creme Anglais at 7.30 pm
Founder member of Supertramp, John Helliwell has always had a passion for contemporary jazz and opens this festival with his five piece ensemble Creme Anglais.
At approximately 9pm we welcome the Ambleside Days Quintet featuring Dave Holland: Double Bass, Mike Walker: guitar, Gwilym Simcock: Piano, Asaf Sirkis: Percussion and Stan Sulzmann: Saxophone.
All the above musicians have played and or recorded with John Taylor.
Each evening we have two main sets with a 1/2 hour intermission in between to change stage setup