Kevin Holbrough Quintet

Kev Holbrough trombone, Rob Mitchell tenor sax, Jamil Sheriff piano, Gary Jackson bass, Sam Gardner drums

(Photo c Tom Swire)


"Kevin is one of a new breed of British trombone players making waves on the jazz scene. Check him out!" Dennis Rollins

Leeds based Kevin Holbrough is a busy freelance trombonist, session musician and educator. His quintet features some of the finest talent in the UK jazz scene. They will be performing original compositions and music that are influenced by Benny Golson, Curtis Fuller, JJ Johnson through to the contemprary sounds of New York sextet One For All and Trombonist Steve Davis

Jazz, pop, latin and big band scenes are familiar ground for this exciting trombonist.  Kevin has played major jazz festivals up and down the country and toured extensively in Europe and the UK with many well known shows and artistes including Embrace, Spandau Ballet’s Tony Hadley, Martin Fry and ABC and Dennis Rollins’ ‘Boneyard’ to name but a few. He has toured with many West End shows including Hairspray with Michael Ball. He can also be heard on many soundtracks including the new C-beebies hit programme “Rastamouse”.

See a video clip from the last gig here; hear Kevin here

Kevin Holbrough's Quintet are at Seven Arts on Sunday 11 November, doors open at 1pm, music is from 1.30-4pm; tickets on the door £5/4 concessions kids under 16 free