What's this? You haven't heard Blast Off? Well luckily for you we've got loads coming up this summer all starting with a performance at the Lichfield Blues and Jazz Festival in June. Following that we're playing in Beacon Park as part of Lichfield's Fuse Festival in July, and then also a couple of weeks later... Continue Reading →
Really looking forward to welcoming MYJO back to Lichfield!! See poster for full details. Thanks, N.
photo credit: John Watson/jazzcamera.co.uk We had a great evening on Wednesday, and thanks to everyone who came - the George Hotel was packed! John Watson has written a lovely review of the event, and you can find it in this link: Enjoy! http://www.londonjazznews.com/2018/03/review-dennis-rollins-nick-dewhurst.html
Here's another small clip of the band, this time playing the up-tempo tune 'La Villa', composed by Kenny Dorham. This was taken from our gig at the Saint Kitchen in Birmingham as part of the Legends Festival promoted by Birmingham Jazz. Enjoy!
Jazz at the George Hotel continues on Wednesday 7th March 2018 with the Nick Dewhurst Band featuring very special guest, UK Jazz & Funk Trombone Star Dennis Rollins! Lichfield Jazz Trumpeter Nick Dewhurst presents a concert with his band, featuring very special guest, UK Jazz/Funk Trombonist Star Dennis Rollins! Dennis, who has played with Jamiroquai, Courtney Pine, and is a member... Continue Reading →
Pirate's having a Disco and a Jig, a Boogie-Woogie, a Gospel tune, a Waltz, and even a Blink 182 inspired Punk Rock tune! I've finally got round to putting together a demo compilation of some of the music I've written for beginner bands! These pieces have been designed for young musicians playing Trumpet, Baritone Horn,... Continue Reading →
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AoKwFi_p-tU Please enjoy this small sample from the gig with my band back in October with special guest Mike Walker. This particular clip features a wah-wah trumpet solo on my tune 'Fusion Line'! The next gig with the band is on Wednesday 7th March at the George Hotel in Lichfield, and features very special guest... Continue Reading →
I'm really pleased to announce there's loads of great gigs coming up at the George Hotel in 2018! Save the dates for Wednesday 7th March, Nick Dewhurst Band with very special guest Dennis Rollins, plus on the 16th May, Lichfield Arts will be hosting Remi Harris, and on the 4th July, I'm delighted to be welcoming the Midland... Continue Reading →
I'm really excited about this year's Jazz at the George IV Christmas Special, and it's going to feature loads of wonderful musicians, and great festive music! You can expect to hear everything from Jingle Bells and God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen, to Christmas Wrapping and Santa Baby, along with some jazz standards, pop tunes, a... Continue Reading →