Kieron Garrett Quartet
Tuesday 14 February 2023 8pm. Preston Conservative Club, Paignton.
Kieron Garrett has long been an established pianist on the London jazz circuit, with 2 albums released under his own name The Kieron Garrett Quartet (KGQ) and several others with his project, Synthonic.
He has shared the stage with some of the finest jazz musicians in the UK, including Dave O’Higgins, Tony Kofi and Vasilis Xenopolous, at some of the most prestigious venues in the country, including Ronnie Scotts, 606 Club, Jazz Cafe and the Royal Albert Hall.
Joining him tonight are Devon based musicians, Mike Sayer (saxophone), Marcus Vergette (bass) & Ronnie Jones (drums).
Between them, they too have had a wealth of live and studio experience, with album and radio credits including BBC6 Music and BBC Wales.
Tonight you can expect to hear some swing and latin standards from some of the greats, including Miles Davis, Bill Evans & John Coltrane.
“From beginning to end, this album (Do You Remember?) is a raucous, joyful explosion.” Jazz & Blues Magazine
“It is a masterful body of work.” Bebop spoken here
“A technicolour cornucopia of sounds…played with a masters touch.” Musicnews