Southampton University Jazz Orchestra
Laurence McNaughton (director); Ed Pocock, Evie Asio-Okwalinga (vocals); Laurie Finch, Dave Sanders, Luis Aue, Jonny Hamer, Ophelie Humphrey (saxophone); Phill Chapman, Lewis Anderson, Dan Greengalgh, Will Jenkins, Charlie Best (trumpet); Craig Hancock, Alex Wesson, Craig Hancock, Jen Durden (trombone); Joe Nurse, James Ashdown, Sean Bradley, Alun Elliott-Williams, Rob Johnston (rhythm section).
Sat 13 July 2013 16:45 - 17:45 Mississippi
Southampton University Jazz Orchestrais the premium big band in Southampton with a repertoire ranging from 1940s swing to blazing funk. Their passionate members are all students at the university and under the direction of Laurence McNaughton they continue to attract dedicated musicians, tackle ambitious projects and delight audiences. The orchestra have appeared at the Montreux, North Sea and Vienne Jazz Festivals and also performed at the Royal Albert Hall in London. Star musicians who have guested with them are Andy Sheppard, Julian Joseph and Guy Barker.