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Cannonball Adderley’s Fiddler in the Roof

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The stunning World Heart Beat concert hall in Embassy Gardens will host a special night celebrating the music of Cannonball Adderley, one of the great musicians of jazz history, and in particular his album featuring the music from “Fiddler on the Roof”.

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The stunning World Heart Beat concert hall in Embassy Gardens will host a special night celebrating the music of Cannonball Adderley, one of the great musicians of jazz history, and in particular his album featuring the music from “Fiddler on the Roof”. Best-known for his soul jazz hit “Mercy, Mercy, Mercy”, written by Joe Zawinul, as well as his appearance on Miles Davis’s “Kind of Blue”, Adderley was one of the foremost saxophonists and bandleaders of the 1950s and 60s.

Pianist Hugo Jennings will lead a band of some of the very best musicians in London jazz as they perform arrangements from the album as well as other tunes and arrangements from various Cannonball Adderley bands.

Event Details

Line-up:

Tom Smith, Alto Sax and woodwinds
Alex Garnett, Tenor Sax and woodwinds
Freddie Gavita, Trumpet
Hugo Jennings, Piano
Bassist TBC
Louis Brown, Drums

Doors open at 18:30, Music starts at 19:30.

Date: July 11, 2024

Start time: 19:30

End time: 22:00

Venue: World Heart Beat Embassy Gardens

Directions: World Heart Beat Embassy Gardens is located near the US Embassy on Ponton Road. There are excellent transport links by rail, London Underground and bus. The nearest Underground stations are Nine Elms (0.2 miles) and Vauxhall (0.7 miles).