Thurs 4 July


£9 /£7 conc / £6 student

Doors 8:15 • Band 9:00–11:00


Malay Tone Poem

A fantastic saxophonist - Rob Townsend has performed with many of the great jazz artists such as American stars, Eddie Henderson and Sam Rivers,and British heavyweights such as Django Bates, Mark Lockheart, Iain Ballamy and Tim Garland. He plays regularly with iconic acid-jazz organist James Taylor and Arnie Somogyi's award winning band Ambulance.

As well as jazz artists, Rob has performed with Rick Wakeman, Bill Bruford and played with Robbie Williams at the Queen's Diamond Jubilee concert which was televised to a worldwide audience of millions. Rob is currently a member of legendary Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett's band. He tours worldwide playing major concerts and festivals, most recently High Voltage in London, Isle of Wight, Ottawa Blues Festival amongst many others. Rob appears on more than 10 CDs and DVDs with Steve Hackett (our featured You Tube clip shows Rob performing in concert with Steve Hackett). 

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