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Gin & Jazz: Dutch Lewis Quartet
  • The RhodeHouse
    123 The Parade
    Sutton Coldfield
    B72 1PU
We are delighted to welcome the Dutch Lewis Quartet....delivering a plethora of musical experience and talent traversing decades and making them the perfect gin to your tonic!
Join us for our second instalment of Paradise Jazz Lounge at The RhodeHouse....
We are delighted to welcome the Dutch Lewis Quartet....delivering a plethora of musical experience & talent traversing decades & making them the perfect gin to your tonic!
Dutch Lewis Quartet
Will treat you to a wonderful blend of classic 'Blue Note' era modern jazz, tempered with 1940s Bebop, 1930s Swing & a touch of Calypso....setting the mood for a seductive, sophisticated jazz musical experience.
Dutch Lewis 
The formidable Dutch Lewis is a multi-instrumentalist, Musical Director, arranger, band leader, vocalist & mentor.
With a musical career spanning over half a century, he has played with Duke Ellington, Quincy Jones Bands, Shirley Bassey, Freddy Starr, George Chisholm & many more having arranged & composed across all music genres & film.
He worked with Sax man Andy Hamilton in the Blue Notes & took over as M.D. of the Blue Pearls Big Band appearing in the film Silver Shine.... 
Bill Hayes 
Bill Hayes has been playing Hammond organ & keys since the late 60’s.
He has travelled & toured extensively having backed & worked with a variety of artists including, Chris Barber Band, Jim Bowen, Ricky Valance, Johnny Carroll, Kenny Lynch & Anita Harris.
Bill currently plays for an array of Jazz trios & deps for 5 - 16 piece bands.
Simon Smithis a professional upright & electric bass player of many years who has extensively toured in the UK, Europe the U.S. with a diverse range of artists including, Idina Menzel, Linda Perry, Carl Barat & Carina Round; having spent 5 years working as a session musician in L.A. where his credits include, Stevie Nicks, Sarah McLachlan, & Wilson Philips.
Now based in the U.K. Simon has been performing Jazz, Blues & Roots music with, amongst many others Remi Harris, Big Man Clayton, The Toy Hearts & Dan Cassidy.
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