The Wendy Kirkland Trio
Wendy Kirkland - Piano/keyboard
Pat Sprakes – Guitar
Roger Beaujolais – Vibes
Wendy Kirkland is a pianist, singer and Hammond player who is consolidating her status as a
force in British jazz, particular with her “Piano Divas” tour. Pat Sprakes is a guitarist and bass player with a long presence on the jazz scene.
“Terrific pianist and singer, assured and full of surprises” **** Dave Gelly, The Observer
Wendy and Pat play at jazz clubs and venues throughout the UK, and have a regular spot at Ronnie Scott’s, besides also running the Chesterfield Jazz Club, where they perform and back an impressive roster of national and international jazz stars.
Read more about Wendy and her bands on: www.wendykirkland.com
Roger Beaujolais is a fabulous vibes player who embarked on his UK jazz career in 1977. He has since played with the likes of Robert Plant, Paul Weller, Morrissey, Suggs, Arthur Brown and Paul Whitehouse to name but a few. Read more about Roger here: www.rogerbeaujolais.com.
MEVH has modern facilities and has been designed with acoustic panelling that reduces echoing and extraneous background noise in the large, light and airy main hall. There is a fitted kitchen, bar area, modern sound and video system, toilets, including a disabled loo and a meeting room. Tables will be arranged in a café style; every comfort assured!
We’re so lucky they have taken the time to play at our great venue; we’re in for a true treat with some swinging sounds and vibrant vibes, so book your tickets now!
Doors and bar open: 7.00 pm – free nibbles
Tickets: £20.00 available from Sarah Bennett:
firstname.lastname@example.org or 0771 821 5775
Tickets also available on the door (cash please!) or online click here:
Raffle + ample parking! Proceeds to the Monks Eleigh Community Shop