Peter Jones and his Quintet

Friday, October 18, 2019

Peter Jones – Vocals (pictures)
Vasilis Xenopoulos – Saxophones
Anthony Kerr – Vibes
Neil Angilley – Piano
Andy Hamill – Bass
Matt Skeaping – Drums

Peter Jones is a well - established jazz singer based in London who gigs regularly at jazz clubs there and throughout the south-east. His three albums to date have received excellent reviews, with tracks played widely on many radio stations in the UK and overseas. London Jazz News said of his 2017 album, Under the Setting Sun: "The level of creativity and skill on offer makes this a valuable and important collection for anyone remotely interested in contemporary jazz singing and song writing." In October 2019, Peter will be recording a new album of original tunes with an all-star 8-piece band.

He has recorded and performed with some of the top names in British jazz, including Roger Beaujolais, Andrew Cleyndert, Duncan Eagles, Leon Greening, Andy Hamill, Alex Hutton, Anthony Kerr, Mornington Lockett, Henry Lowther, Misha Mullov-Abbado, Nigel Price and Vasilis Xenopoulos, and recently performed with both the Remix Jazz Orchestra and the Somethin’ Else Big Band.

At Chichester, he will be playing music from the Murphy and Hendricks songbooks as well as some original material.