Martin Dale Jazz Night – with Simon Spillett

Martin Dale Jazz Night – with Simon Spillett

Jazz

Martin Dale is one of the busiest and most popular saxophonists in the South West.

Martin has recorded for the BBC on radio and television sound tracks. To date he has released 8 CDs which have been played on both Radio 2,3 and Jazz FM. He makes regular appearances at UK Jazz festivals, where he has performed with Lee Gibson, Alan Barnes, and Mark Nightingale.

Simon Spillett – Described by the late Humphrey Lyttelton as “formidable,” Simon Spillett is a British jazz saxophonist who leads his own quartet and big band. He has won several awards, including the tenor saxophone category of the British Jazz Awards (2011), Jazz Journal magazine’s Critic’s Choice CD of the Year (2009),  Rising Star in the BBC Jazz Awards (2007) and Services to British Jazz in the 2016 British Jazz Awards. Celebrated jazz leaders and bands with whom he has worked have included Sir John Dankworth, Stan Tracey and The Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Orchestra. He has recorded three albums.