Gordon Campbell in Cambridge

Written By: David Read Comments: 0

Lead trombone of the BBC Big Band, Gordon Campbell, is featured soloist alongside jazz trumpet player Mike Lovatt in an unusual pairing with brass band in Cambridge next month. The City of Cambridge Brass Band, conducted by former Philharmonia trombonist Peter Bassano, is presenting a major concert of substantial brass band music, including Chris Batchelor's Weasel Words & Winning Ways for Jazz Trumpet and Jazz Trombone. Other rarely heard pieces on the programme include Tim Souster's Echoes for Band and Live Electronics with electronics controlled by Gareth Stuart and Julio d'Escrivan, Robin Holloway's Men Marching, John Ireland's ever popular Elegy and Holst's classic Moorside Suite. Saturday 17th November 2007 at 7.30pm Little St Mary???s Church, Cambridge, CB2 8AE City of Cambridge Brass Band Gordon Campbell jazz trombone Mike Lovatt jazz trumpet Peter Bassano conductor Full details at the CCBB website

Share this article