Jessop Jessop Jessop is an aptly named London-based jazz sextet comprised of students at The Guildhall School of Music and Drama and The Royal Academy of Music. Devised by Robbie Ellison (drums) and Joe Fenning (trombone), the band features the talents of Ewan Gilchrist (trumpet), Jacob ‘Jake’ Werth (piano), Daniel McConkey (tenor saxophone) and Joe Lee (bass). Drawing influences from the music of Cannonball Adderley, Horace Silver, Cedar Walton, Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers, David Hazeltine, Curtis Fuller and Benny Golson, to name but a few, Jessop Jessop Jessop’s dedication to swinging hard and each player’s personal identity produces music both steeped in tradition yet fresh enough for the modern audience. Gigging regularly around London and the UK, with two monthly residencies at Bar 48 and Luna Lounge in Kennington and Leytonstone respectively, in addition to playing at some of the countries most prestigious jazz venues such as the Pizza Express Jazz Club in Soho. Jessop Jessop Jessop is rapidly gaining the reputation of being one of the original young projects coming from the London scene to watch.
Jazz jam 9:30pm
Bring your instruments, voice , whatever…
Leytonstone’s twice-monthly Jazz Funk Jam, showcasing some of London’s finest up and coming talent + monthly special guests.