'Wonderfully rich toned tenorist Josh Kemp with a laconic, subtle, highly nuanced and original sound' TIME OUT
'A Magnificent Band' Charles Simmonds - Artistic Director, NCJazz
Acclaimed Saxophonist Josh Kemp opens a thirty-date UK tour at Hot Numbers for the launch of his new album Tone Poetry. Known for his melodic inventiveness, warm tone and lyrical approach to improvisation, Josh presents a mature and original voice, both as a composer and an improviser.
Regularly performing at Ronnie Scotts and jazz venues and festivals around the UK, and featuring a stellar rhythm section, the Jazz Prophets present an attractive synthesis of contemporary jazz with elements of the jazz tradition, complementing Josh's free-flowing style with an empathetic rapport.
With Tim Lapthorn - Piano, Mick Hutton - Double Bass, and Matt Skelton - Drums
Tickets £8 from on the door, reservations in advance from Martin Kemp on 01223 367068