Herts Jazz Club – Alan Barnes Sextet
Alan Barnes – Alto, Bruce Adams – Trumpet, Robert Fowler – Tenor/Clarinet, Robin Aspland – Piano, Paul Morgan – Bass, Clark Tracey – Drums
No jazz venue should be without a visit from this musician! Alan Barnes is a prolific international performer, composer, arranger, bandleader and touring soloist. He is best known for his work on clarinet, alto and baritone sax, where he combines a formidable virtuosity with a musical expression and collaborative spirit that have few peers. Alan Barnes’ unique musicianship, indefatigable touring, and warm rapport with audiences have made him uniquely popular in British jazz. He has received over 25 British Jazz Awards and has twice been made BBC Jazz Musician of the Year.