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Craig Milverton Top Class Jazz & Bebop
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Craig Milverton Top Class Jazz & Bebop

Craig's Quintet features some of our finest UK Jazz musicians, Ian Ellis on Tenor/Soprano Sax, Andy Urquehart on Trumpet/Flugal Horn, Ashley Long on Bass and Coach York. The programme repertoire will include, Wayne Shorter, Billy Stayhorn, Clifford Brown and Originals . 

Craig Milverton is one of Britain's finest Jazz Pianists and this was recognised in 2010 by winning Best Jazz Pianist in the British Jazz Awards and 12 Awards with Digby Fairweather and his Half Dozen in the Best Small Group Category.

Also 5 Awards for Best Recording in The Small Group Category. 

He also has many projects, and a his Tribute To Oscar Peterson Show, with gifted young Ray Brown inspired  Bassist Sandy Suchodolski , Canadian Guitar Virtuoso Dominic Ashworth and the great swinging Drummer Nick Millward .

Also The Clarinet Maestros featuring 2 of The worlds Top Players, American Ken Peplowski and Julian Stringle who have recorded 2 Acclaimed CDs and Tour the UK annually. His trio, is often used to back a Host of top names at Clubs and Festivals across the UK and Europe.

Artists include Stacey Kent, Jacqui Dankworth and Scott Hamilton. 

‘Trichotism’ is a Piano, Guitar, Bass trio with brilliant award - winning guitarist Nigel Price and outstanding Bassist, Sandy Suchodolski. Inspired by Oscar Peterson legendary Trios of the 50’s and 70’s their 2 CDs have received top reviews in the Jazz Press and they’re concerts also . 

He worked regularly with Digby Fairweather and his Half Dozen and was accompanist to Blues Singer George Melly with whom he recorded 3 CD's one of which featured Van Morrison.

He plays regularly at one of the world's most famous Jazz Clubs Ronnie Scott's, and has toured and performed at top venues and festivals across the world in countries which include, Dubai, Istanbul, Sacramento, London, Glasgow, Brecon Jazz Festival and clubs in New York, New Orleans, California and many others. 

"Britain’s nearest to Oscar Peterson and The best To come along in the last 20, Years " - Digby Fairweather

"A master of whatever he chooses to perform, a truly great British Trio" - Humphrey Lyttleton

 "An extravagantly gifted pianist with an unrivalled swing" - Dave Gelly, The Observer 

 "A hard swinging pianist whose chops certainly bring to mind, the great Oscar Peterson” - Cadence Magazine, USA

 "Surely one of the most gifted British pianists with technique and Imagination in abundance" - Le Jazz Hot, France

 "World class solos... such a gifted all rounder should be cherished by the entire jazz fraternity" - Jazz Journal