A Jazzy Christmas Concert at Hampstead Parish Church
Friday 23rd December 2022
Hampstead Jazz Club in association with Hampstead Parish Church proudly present a very special Jazzy Christmas evening. With Jo Harrop and Paul Edis featuring a 9 piece band with Alan Barnes, Paul Booth & Gareth Lockrane.
Venue – The Parish Church of St John-at-Hampstead, Church Row, London, NW3 6UU
This iconic venue in the heart of Hampstead was consecrated in 1747.
Show Time: 8.00pm
Featuring new arrangements of festive favourites penned by ‘brilliant young pianist’ Paul Edis and performed by some of the leading lights on the UK jazz scene including ‘velvet-voiced’ Jo Harrop.
Jo Harrop and Paul Edis’s much-anticipated album, “When Winter Turns To Spring” – an achingly beautiful jazz journey through the seasons, released on Lateralize Records in December 2022.
Jo Harrop (Vocals)
Jo Harrop has a chocolate and cream croon that can melt the hardest of hearts. Described by the legendary Iggy Pop as “a very fine jazz singer”.
Paul Edis (MD)
‘A brilliant young pianist’ – The Guardian, blurring the boundaries between Bill Evans, Brad Mehldau and Claude Debussy.
Jo Harrop – Vocals
Paul Edis – MD/Piano
Ryan Quigley – Trumpet
Alan Barnes – Alto/Clarinet
Paul Booth – Tenor/Soprano
Rory Ingham – Trombone
Gareth Lockrane – Flute/Piccolo
Rory Inham – Violin
Matt Home – Drums
Matyas Hofecker – Double Bass
Supported by The Duke of Hamilton.
Profits from ticket sales will go to the Hampstead Paris Church and Hampstead Jazz Club musicians’ support fund.
Doors: 7:00 pm | Show: 8:00 pm