Rainey’s Ragtime Band 

Recently formed, Rainey’s Ragtime Band, bring you music from the early years featuring Ma Rainey’s classic songs and a selection of well-known tunes.

Immerse yourself in the nostalgic melodies of the 1920s and 1930s for a captivating journey back in time, featuring Ma Rainey’s iconic songs and a handpicked selection of beloved tunes from that golden era.

Led by the renowned RICHARD EXALL on tenor saxophone and clarinet, along with the exceptional Musical Director DOM BARNETT on piano, our talented musicians have meticulously arranged the music to capture the true essence of rthe era.  The well-established rhythm section, comprising SAM KELLY on drums and MARIANNE WINDHAM on double-bass combine with the acoustic jazz-influences of TONY QUNTA (acoustic guitar) to set the foundation for a captivating and immersive musical experience.  Complementing the ensemble is the much sought-after, multi British Jazz awards-winner, AMY ROBERTS (alto saxophone and clarinet) together with the powerful and enchanting vocals of GEMMA DORSETT and CHRISSIE MYLES, whose voices will transport you to the jazz clubs of yesteryears.  

This performance is part of our Member’s 241 Offer. Please ask for details.

Show Details

Date of event:

22nd February 2024

Event details:

8pm £18/£20