Derek Nash

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Multi-award winning musician  Derek Nash  is one of the most in-demand saxophonists in the UK. He has been a member of the Jools Holland Rhythm and Blues Orchestra since 2004, has led the award-winning Sax Appeal for over thirty years and also fronts the funk/fusion band Protect the Beat. With his acoustic quartet, featuring Dave Newton on piano, he was awarded the British Jazz Award for Best CD in 2012 for Joyriding.

See him during the 2014 Birmingham International Jazz Festival:

Friday 25th July – 12:00 – St Paul’s Churchyard – Free Entry – With the Lee Jones Trio

Friday 25th July – 19:30 – Garden House – Free Entry – With Quartet