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Jazz with Stuart Henderson, Simon Price and guests

Sunday afternoon Jazz at The Retreat


Paul Jeffries – bass
Peter Billington – piano
Simon Allen – sax
Simon Price – drums
Stuart Henderson – trumpet

Stuart Henderson and Simon Price host a monthly jazz session at The Retreat pub in Reading. They have guests every month at this very popular jazz gig.

Expect great jazz music with talented guests; what better way to spend your Sunday afternoon?

This event is on the last Sunday of every month, starting at 15.00.

Stuart Henderson

From 1983 – 2005 Stuart was principal trumpet of The Scots Guards Band in Her Majesty’s Household Division. During this period he played many times for the Royal Family and at State occasions all over the world. Since leaving the services Stuart has become a fixture on the UK jazz scene appearing with many of the countries finest jazz musicians.

He leads various small groups and is musical director of the Remix Jazz Orchestra. He has played at many jazz festivals including Edinburgh, Glasgow and Brecon. Recording credits include dance labels “Nanny Tango”, “Soul Purpose” and “Greenfly”, and artistic collaborations with Tongues of Fire, Macnas and Mark Anderson “Dark Spark”. His commercial work includes the Rebecca Poole quartet, the String of Pearls, Joe Loss, The Showbiz Pops Orchestra and Nick Heyward.

Simon Price, jazz drummer, at The Retreat pub in Reading

Simon Price, jazz drummer, at The Retreat pub in Reading