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Gateshead International Jazz Festival 2018 Presents

Georgie Fame with the Guy Barker Big Band

Booking Information

Venue: Sage One

Tickets: £20, £35 (Save with the Jazz Multibuy)


Throughout his 40-year career, Georgie Fame has recorded over 20 albums and 14 hit singles including number one best sellers, Yeh Yeh (the first recording that knocked The Beatles off the number one spot in the charts), Getaway and 1967’s The Ballad of Bonnie and Clyde.

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Georgie is equally at home in the company of jazz groups and big bands, orchestras, rock groups and his own band, The Blue Flames. As a sideman, he has recorded with many artists, including Gene Vincent, Prince Buster, Muddy Waters, Eric Clapton, Joan Armatrading, Andy Fairweather-Low, Bill Wyman and Van Morrison. Ever on the road, Georgie Fame continues to perform his unique blend of jazz/rhythm and blues for live audiences at clubs and music festivals throughout Europe.

Georgie will appear for this gala concert with one of the UK’s busiest composer/arrangers, Guy Barker, along with his sensational ensemble- the Guy Barker Big Band – comprising some of the UK’s finest jazz musicians.

Save with the Jazz Multibuy

Buy tickets for two or more concerts and save £2, £3 or £4 off each ticket. Only applies to Sage One and Sage Two concerts. The discount will be automatically added to your order when booking online.

Part of Gateshead International Jazz Festival 2018