Jazz & Meze: Sam Braysher / Michael Kanan Quartet

Saturday 21st March 2020

8:00pm - 10:00pm

  • Seated dining from 7pm
  • Performance 8 till 10pm
  • Mediterranean & Middle Eastern Meze Menu served until 9:30pm

‘delightful and surprising’ * * * * Dave Gelly, The Observer

‘Braysher’s cool, modernist twist on old songs is just superb’ Simon Adams, Jazz Journal (Critics’ Poll album of the year 2017)

‘the warm-toned young London saxophonist Sam Braysher is a prize-winning investigator of Jerome Kern, Nat King Cole, Duke EllingtonJohn Fordham, the Guardian


Sam Braysher’s debut album Golden Earrings (Fresh Sound New Talent Records), a collaborative effort with celebrated New York pianist Michael Kanan, was released to a warm critical response in September 2017, with a number of jazz journalists including in their ‘best of 2017’ lists. Following on from their album release tour that year, the duo toured again in 2019, with performances in the UK, Holland and Switzerland. Young London alto saxophonist Sam Braysher has recently been heard playing with Jorge Rossy (of Brad Mehldau Trio fame), Barry Green’s Sextet, Elaine Delmar, the London Jazz Orchestra and ECM recording artist John Warren’s Nonet.

Michael Kanan is a real master with an exquisite touch, a world-class interpreter of standards who has collaborated extensively with jazz royalty including Jane Monheit, Jimmy Scott, Kurt Rosenwinkel and Peter Bernstein. Expect a fresh and swinging approach to the timeless material of the Great American Songbook from these wonderfully melodic improvisers in an intimate and conversational small group setting. They are joined by a dream London rhythm section: Steve Brown (Scott Hamilton, Barry Harris, Art Farmer) on drums and Dario Di Lecce (Stacy Kent, George Garzone, Sara Dowling) on double bass

Personnel:

Sam Braysher – alto saxophone

Michael Kanan – piano

Dario Di Lecce – double bass

Steve Brown – drums

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Ticket booking

Jazz & Meze: Sam Braysher / Michael Kanan Quartet

£14.00

£12.00

£10.00

Total £00.00

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  • All seating is allocated by our Maitre d', who will make every attempt to accommodate your first choice. This is not always possible, and for busy events your party may even be split between tables. Please email bookings@peggysskylight.co.uk
  • We respectfully ask that you consider fellow listeners and artists by silencing mobile phones and keeping noise to a minimum during performances

DINING ticket

  • These are the premium seats, each one having clear sight lines to the stage.
  • Your ticket purchase guarantees you a seat, which we will allocate.
  • You can request to be seated in Dizzy (raked theatre), Duke (side wall), Monk or Bird (bar stools), Billie (front of stage) or Mingus (near piano) and we will do our best to allocate you to your chosen seats. (Though we can guarantee that you will have a table, we cannot guarantee exactly where, as we do our best to fulfill all customers requirements) Please email bookings@peggysskylight.co.uk
  • Each of these seats is at a table or bar where you can order food and drink with table service. Please note that these tickets are only for those wishing to dine

DINING (Ella/Satchmo) ticket

  • These tickets are for seating in Ella or Satchmo, which are by the windows (please see floor plan). Please note, a few of these seats are restricted view.
  • We will do our best to allocate you to your chosen seats on a first come, first served basis. (Though we can guarantee that you will have a table, we cannot guarantee exactly where, as we do our best to fulfill all customers requirements)
  • Each of these seats is at a table or bar where you can order food and drink with table service. Please note that these tickets are only for those wishing to dine


GENERAL ADMISSION
tickets

  • These are for standing room only
  • If an event has not sold out of seated tickets, you may be able to occupy spare seating by arrangement with our maitre d’ on the night

GROUP BOOKINGS

  • We are able to cater for bookings of up to 22 people in the area 'Ella' and up to 12 in 'Satchmo'
  • We can also arrange for a standing buffet for more people on request
    Please email bookings@peggysskylight.co.uk to discuss your enquiry

SPECIAL ACCESS NEEDS
Please email bookings@peggysskylight.co.uk to reserve a suitable seat for you and your party
We have an accessible toilet on the ground floor

ONLINE TICKETS/ON THE DOOR

  • Online ticket sales finish an hour before the listed start time
  • There are often tickets available on the door, but we would advise purchasing online as events can sell out well in advance

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