Lunchtime Jazz: Matthew Forster Quartet

Events List

Friday 19th January | 1:00 pm

A LIVE Lit & Phil Event | £8


Matthew Forster is a graduate of the Jazz, Popular and Commercial Music BMus (Hons) degree programme established by Dr James Birkett. Following a further period of study at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, during which he had the good fortune to study with several internationally renowned tutors, Matt returned to Tyneside to embark upon a career in music education.

Tenor saxophonist Matt can be heard in numerous ensembles including Ponyland and the Strictly Smokin’ Big Band. For his Jazz at the Lit & Phil debut, Matt will be joined by his regular bandmates – Ben Lawrence (piano), John Pope (double bass), Adam Stapleford (drums) – in a concert performance of engaging original compositions.

(If you would prefer to book directly over the phone, please call the Library Desk team on 0191 232 0192 and they will be happy to help)