Stan Tracey in sacred Ellington at York
York Minster is the setting this evening for a rare Eucharist service combining jazz, gospel and classical music. The concert will feature the Music School of St Peter's School in York in partnership with The Stan Tracey Orchestra and begins at 7pm. The event is free of charge and unticketed, and up to 2000 people are expected to attend, taking the Minster to full capacity.
Performing with Stan Tracey (piano) and Clark Tracey (conductor) are saxophonists Jay Craig, Simon Allen, Alan Barnes, Sammy Mayne and Mornington Lockett, trumpeters Guy Barker, Mark Armstrong, Tom Walsh and Bruce Adams, trombonists Mark Nightingale, Alistair White and Pete North, bassist Andrew Cleyndert, drummer Mike Smith, and vocalists Norma Winstone and Niall Hoskin.