Guest Artists

featured soloists and vocalists

As well as featuring the many talented members of the band as soloists, guests musicians are often invited to perform with the Crescendo band at our concerts.

 

Crescendo Big Band 

 

 

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Vocalists
Diane Atkinson  
and 
Tony Sheppard

Past Guest Artists

 

2012  ~ 2017

Vocalists :

Jess Blatchley,  Katy Gaskin, Kas Levett .Nicole Warfield, John Holmes, Catherine Sykes, Emily Mew, Dave West, Simon Cromey , Jess Blatchley. Roberto Paolo

Instrumentalists

Ian Evans (Drums) Joe Smith (Trombone)  John Ruddick (Trumpet) Bill Lynne (Bass) Patsy Gamble (sax) Lee Thornton (Kybds) Nick Jukes (bass)  Andy Brotherton (Drums) James Agg (Bass) Dutch Lewis (Tenor Sax) Mark Jackson (Trumpet) Saffron Young (Bass) Sam Gerrard (Drums) Matt Davis (Bass Trombone) Dominic Franks (Tenor Sax) ,  Dave Wilkes (Drums), Simon Day (Alto Sax) Alex Stewart (Bass Trombone), John Gibson (drums), Justin Pavey (Bass trombone),  Pete Beck (Trumpet),  Tom Hill (bass

Trevor Emeny  (Tenor Sax)  Phil Mercer (Tenor Sax)  Dave Todd (Bass Trombone)  ‘Caz’ Chandler (Trombone)

 

2011

Vocalists :

Becky Carter , Dave West , Nicole Warfield. Catherine Sykes

Instrumentalists

Laura Morris  (French Horn),    Terry Kelly (Trombone),  Paul Buck (Keyboards), Tom Hill (Bass),

Dave Todd (Bass Trombone)  Matthew Hadden (Tpt),  Saffron Young (Bass), Phil Mercer (sax)  Elliot Roffe (Bass)

2010

Vocalists 

Catherine Sykes , Dave West , Gary Lewis ,

Instrumentalists:

Paul  Buck (Keys)   James Agg (Bass)  Ben Waghorn (Sax)  James Fry (Keys)  Mike Holcombe (Drums)  Richie Brookes (Keys)  Terry Kelly (Trombone)  Omar Kokher (trombone)  Ben Hands (bass)  Joe Starr (A/Sax) Keith Morgan (T/Sax)

Bill Castle (Drums)  Steven Harcourt (Tpt)  Lyndley Horton  (Tpt)

2009

Vocalists 

Catherine Sykes , Rob Cooke , Dave West , Ricardo

Instrumentalists :

Paul Buck (Keys).   John Ruddick (Trumpet),  Saffron Young (Bass)

 

2008

Vocalists. :   

Jane Christie, Dee Daly, Jeanne Marlow

Instrumentalists :

Tom Hill (Bass)  Martin Yates (Trombone)  Dave Todd (Trombone)  Steve Legge (trombone)  Austin Rose (Drums)

 

Diane Atkinson Vocals