Jonathan Gee sings the Mark Murphy Song Book at Lauderdale House
Jonathan is one of the most prolific and imaginative composer pianists operating today, with a succession of ever-enticing bands and projects with world-class line-ups from Europe and the USA. Aside from his own bands with which he has recorded 8 albums, he has also worked closely with Bobby Wellins, Claire Martin and Tim Whitehead, Pharoah Sanders, Mark Murphy and Art Farmer.
He sings the Mark Murphy songbook including Boplicity, Waters of March, Stolen Moments, Moody’s Mood with an all-star band.
Gee is joined by Giacomo Smith on saxophone and clarinet, best known as founder of the Kansas Smitty’s House Band and the eponymous club in Broadway Market. Virtuoso and Monk exponent extraordinaire Ben Hazleton will be on bass alongside the force behind the music at the celebrated Boisdale Restaurants, Richard Pite on drums.