‘Asaxual’ will be playing bebop and standards on Friday 13th April 8.30pm, £8 Opus 4 Jazz Club at The Travellers’ Rest, Cockerton.
Asaxual is a quintet offshoot from Le Toot and the Kansas City Four, a well-established quintet in Leeds though having a tenor sax in the frontline whereas Asaxual has trumpet and trombone. Asaxual was formed in 2016 with a view to paying tribute to some of the most magnificent two-brass front lines of the recent past, such as the great JJ Johnson Kai Wining and heavyweights like Shew and Fontana.
The line-up is Tom Sharp (trumpet), Tom L’Anson (trombone), Chris Bland (piano), Sam Jackson (bass), Tom Hawthorn (drums).
- Opus 4 Jazz Club at the Travellers’ Rest Cockerton Darlington DL3 9ER
- Friday 13th April at 8.30pm with entry on the door £8