Fleet Jazz Club - 'Getz: A Musical Portrait': Chris Ingham Quartet, Mark Crooks
"A career-wide celebration of the great lyrical genius of the saxophone Stan Getz, from ‘Early Autumn’ (1949) to ‘People Time’ (1991), taking in the swinging 1950s, the bossa nova years of the early 1960s and the fruitful, daring collaborations with Chick Corea and Kenny Barron.
Featuring woodwind star of the John Wilson Orchestra Mark Crooks on tenor saxophone, with Chris Ingham (piano/commentary), Marianne Windham (bass) and George Double (drums).
‘Crooks’ tenor raises the hairs on the back of the neck…’ - London Jazz News"
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Chris has backed most of the top UK jazz stars and runs the popular band Rebop.
Chris Ingham Quartet tour dates
Modern jazz saxophonist and clarinettist. A graduate of the Royal Scottish Academy of Music, Mark won the 'Young Jazz Player of the Year' in 1991 and has since built a solid career playing in big bands, recording CDs and leading his own ensemble. His phenomenal technique is always kept under control and used to enhance the musicality of his performance.
Mark Crooks tour dates