Chris Barber returns to Welwyn Garden City for Herts Jazz Festival 2014

09:51 22 August 2014

The Big Chris Barber Band will appear at the Herts Jazz Festival 2014

The Big Chris Barber Band will appear at the Herts Jazz Festival 2014

Archant

A legendary musician will return to the town of his birth to top the bill at this year’s Herts Jazz Festival in Welwyn Garden City.

Herts Jazz Festival 2014 in Welwyn Garden CityHerts Jazz Festival 2014 in Welwyn Garden City

The annual jazz showcase will take place at the Hawthorne Theatre, at Campus West, WGC, from Friday, September 12 to Sunday, September 14.

And trombonist and jazz great Chris Barber, who was born in Welwyn Garden City, will headline the opening night with his big band.

Pianist John Taylor and his quartet are the following day’s main event on the Hawthorne Theatre stage.

The Alan Skidmore Quartet with special guest Georgie Fame will headline the Sunday night.

* See next week’s Welwyn Hatfield Times, out Wednesday, for the chance to win tickets to the Herts Jazz Festival 2014 gig of your choice.

Related articles

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Royston Crow visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Royston Crow staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Royston Crow account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

More news stories

17:43

Police are appealing for witnesses after they were called to reports of a child on the train tracks in Royston on Friday evening.

Sammy Lewis at her home

A Royston woman is hoping to encourage people to eat well, waste less and help the environment with her new community group.

08:32
Manager Cate Hall, with Mandy Jinkerson the Community rep  from Tesco who came along to make some chicken wraps with the children and Cate's son, Amadeus.

Generosity and community spirit were served up in their droves this summer by eager volunteers as part of the Make Lunch initiative.

Yesterday, 17:02

A woman in Royston is sending out a warning message to others after receiving a scam letter in the post.

”North

Most read stories

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Royston Crow e-edition today E-edition