Catch the Skelton Skinner All Stars near you… or buy your own copies of their award winning recordings.
Remembering the Terry Gibbs Dreamband that was resident at the Seville and Sundown nightclubs in 1959/60. Skelton/Skinner capture the spirit of the West Coast band, featuring Anthony Kerr on vibes playing arrangements by Bill Holman, MannyAlbum and Lennie Niehaus interspersed with originals by Skinner.
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Away from their regular big band work Skelton/Skinner take a fresh look at the Kansas City Seven and Johnny Hodges/Billy Strayhorn recordings with an all star septet.
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Following on from the critical success of their first septet album Skelton/Skinner play a set of jazz standards chosen individually by the featured soloists.
‘Matt Skelton and Colin Skinner are among the most prominent jazz and session players of the day. Skinner’s arrangements make their point with neat voicing and clever resolutions while never taking the focus away from the need to swing.’ – Peter Vacher
Upcoming live appearances
7th February 2018
7th March 2018
The Chichester Hotel
Old London Road
Rawreth, Nr. Wickford
1st June 2018
Isle of Wight