Giacomo Smith & Smitty's Big 4 at 606 Club

Laura G Thorne uploaded this event on October 25, 2019

Where

606 Club
90 Lots Road
London
Map
020 7352 5953

Giacomo Smith & Smitty's Big 4 at 606 Club

When

Sat, November 9, 2019
21:30

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This swinging band, styled as the "feisty little brother" of the “Kansas Smitty's House Band” is led by expatriate American saxophonist and clarinettist Giacomo Smith. Since their founding five years ago, the Smitty’s have become something of a phenomenon, putting their style of 30’s and 40’s jazz and swing, sourced from America’s great jazz cities such as New Orleans and New York, firmly on the London map. Just in the past year, they have appeared at the Royal Albert Hall, Barbican, Boileroom and The Rose Hall at Jazz at Lincoln Center (at the request of Wynton Marsalis)! In addition to Giacomo, tonight’s lineup includes Dave Archer-guitar and watch out for some Special Guests! As Giacomo explains, "this streamlined formation allows the band to navigate New Orleans and swing standards with unparalleled energy and tightness while maintaining the melodic integrity of the canon"...

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