Movie: Benny Carter: Montreux ‘77 & Roy Eldridge – Montreux ‘77

Two giants of jazz from the swing era perform at the Montreux Jazz Festival in 1977. Trumpeter Roy Eldrige is teamed up with Oscar Peterson, Niels Pederson and Bobby Durham in a scintillating set. Sublime saxophonist (and trumpeter), arranger, composer and bandleader, Benny Carter is accompanied by Ray Bryant, Niels Pederson and drummer Jimmie Smith in one of the festival highlights.

All films are shown at the Beecroft Art Gallery
Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, Essex SS2 6EX
Movies from 2pm – entrance free.

Download Movie Schedule for February:
Jazz Centre Movies February 2018