Off The Cuff
Programme for 14th
6.30 Doors open
7-8.15 The Matildas
9-10 Rick Leon James
10.30-11.30 Rick Leon James
Rick Leon James Band
Rick Leon James is a musician, arranger, composer and facilitator of the industry. A master of the bass guitar, his music transcends genres but is rooted somewhere in the great funk and groove tradition represented by George Clinton, Funkadelic and Prince.
Rick’s diverse work in the music industry includes running The Academy, a music agency and record label, and working extensively with artists development and with young aspiring musicians. He has performed with Amy Winehouse, Tinie Tempah, Estelle, Jocelyn Brown, and many more and has recently finished writing and producing the new album for award-winning saxophone artist, Yolanda Brown.
With support from workshop group the Matildas
A Jazz Umbrella Event
Jazz Umbrella is a musician led organisation dedicated to the performance of live jazz and world music. It has supported jazz, world music and improvised music education since 1991.website of A Jazz Umbrella Event
The event, Jazz Stars, will take place at Off The Cuff, and it will feature: Rick Leon James Band