Jazz Night with Daniel Pogorzelski Quartet
Friday 23rd Jan 7.30pm-11:00pm. £7.00 or £6.00 concession if booked online or £9 on the door with £8 concession.
The Daniel Pogorzelski Quartet play straight ahead acoustic jazz influenced by 50s/60s/Blue note and have twice supported Pete Long and his Goodmen (Ronnie Scott’s Big Band) – 2014 Benny Goodman & Glenn Miller – 1939 Carnegie Hall Jazz Concert.
About The Quartet
Daniel Pogorzelski – Tenor and soprano saxophone player. Daytime – professional woodwind instrument technician, after hours, jazz maniac as his friends called him. In truth, he can honestly admit to fall in love with jazz many years ago. In the past (back in Poland) being involved with some fusion jazz projects and avanguard experiments. Nowadays mainly plays with big bands and enjoying very exciting project with his quartet.
Matt Evans – Over his years of playing, he has played a variety of different musical styles: from side drum in Symphonic Orchestras and Wind Bands to Heavy Rock bands and Jazz Quartets on drum kit. He has supported such acts as ‘Labyrinth’ at the 2012 Olympic Torch relay visit to Taunton and the Pete Long band performing Benny Goodman’s renown 1938 Carnegie Hall Concert. As he began to play more and more, he discovered that his love was jazz – especially Quartet Jazz from the ’50s and ’60s. Recently, he has focused on his passion for Quartet Jazz and co-founded an exciting new project – the ‘Daniel Pogorzelski Quartet’.
Richard Llewelyn – Guitar. Brought up in a jazz mad household he has been playing guitar for 43 years. He has worked in education, played with Arcadia Jazz Band for 18 years and has been fortunate to work alongside artists such as Kathy Stobart, Tony Roberts, John Critchenson, Rosemary Squires, Pete Strange, Chris Gradwell and Henry Lowther and played in support bands for the likes of Humphrey Lyttleton, George Melly, Kenny Ball and Aker Bilk. He has regularly ‘woodsheded’ with Tony Roberts since 2008 developing musical ideas and techniques and regularly deputises for other bands. He is very much enjoying playing in the Daniel Pogorzelski Quartet.
David Roberts – Double bass player. As a head of music, he has played and taught classical, jazz and many other styles of music. Currently he plays Orchestral music and Jazz on double bass and saxophones in a soul band. He enjoys playing live and improvisation. So if you want to enjoy some quality jazz in a chilled out venue with licensed bar and great acoustics then come along to CICCIC jazz nights. [SINGLEEVENT single_event_id=”book-tickets-for-jazz-night-with-daniel-pogorzelski-quartet-1-5488236d06cd9″]