Chesterfield Jazz presents Chris Hodgkins International Quartet
Chris Hodgkins trumpet + Jinjoo Yoo piano + Wayne Wilkinson guitar + Alison Rayner bass
An outstanding Anglo/American quartet led by award winning trumpet player Chris Hodgkins a man of many talents - musician, bandleader, administrator, author, broadcaster and much more. For this tour he has recruited 29 year old South Korean pianist from New York, Jinjoo Yoo, “one of the most exciting pianists on the scene in New York”, plus Wayne Wilkinson a headline guitarist, “one of the best, most underrated jazz guitarists in the USA”.
Alison Rayner is featured on bass - winner of the Parliamentary Jazz Award 2018 for Best Ensemble.
The music comprises a mixture of standards and four originals specially written for this tour. These compositions celebrate famous musicians that the band members have played with in the past. Don't miss the chance to see this special show.
“This live chamber jazz album exhibits a wonderful chemistry between the trio of trumpeter Chris Hodgkins and guitarist Wayne Wilkinson. Captivating.” The Musician