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Wednesday October 11th - Alan Barnes Octet 'A Fishing Tale' 8.30pm - 11pm

Wednesday October 11th - Alan Barnes Octet 'A Fishing Tale' 8.30pm - 11pm

£13.50

The perennial reedsman returns with an all-star octet - and charismatic poet Josie Moon - to celebrate the rich history of the Grimsby fishing trade, exploring its myths and misadventures.

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Alan Barnes – baritone sax
Dean Masser – tenor sax
Gilad Atzmon – alto sax
Neil Yates – trumpet,
Mark Nightingale – trombone
Dave Green – bass
Pat McCarthy – guitar
John Perry – percussion
Josie Moon – poetic narration

The perennial reedsman returns with an all-star octet - and charismatic poet Josie Moon - to celebrate the rich history of the Grimsby fishing trade, exploring its myths and misadventures.In the tradition of Alan’s other collaborations with writers, expect wonderful tunes, expertly arranged, superb soloists, humour and emotion.

Gill Wilde of Grimsby Jazz recently commissioned Alan Barnes to develop a new work, A Fish Tale, which draws on the rich and interesting history of the fishing trade in Grimsby. Barnes teamed up with guitarist Pat McCarthy and poet Josie Moon and the new work is now about to embark on a tour thanks to the support of Arts Council England.

1. All Aboard
  2. A Drowning Man
  3. Fisherman's Blues
  4. Sea Jewels
  5. Sea Jewels
  6. Three Day Millionaires
  7. Three Day Millionaires
  8. Witches in Eggshells
  9. Witches in Eggshells
  10. The Fisherman and the Seal Woman
  11. Fisherman's Waltz
  12. Longing for Home
  13. Long Long Way from Home
  14. Engine Room
  15. Engine Room
  16. Face of Beauty, Face of Rage
  17. Face of Beauty
  18. Minesweeping
  19. Deadly Catch
  20. Barfrost
  21. Ice Tune
  22. Homecoming
  23. Homecoming

Tickets/Tocynnau £13.50 

Member/Aelodau Jazzland £10  - Use discount code MBR at the checkout 

Student/Myfyrwr £7 - Use discount code STU at the checkout

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