Rising star Tom returns to Cask

Tom Harrison
Tom Harrison

Saxophonist and rising star Tom Harrison plays for 
Scarborough Jazz at The 
Cask on Wednesday August 20.

He is best known for his work with his group DAGDA whose debut album received rave reviews.

Tom has performed or recorded with a large number of internationally renowned artists across Europe and the USA.

These include Joe Lovano, Heather Small, Jean Toussaint, Jason Rebello and Cleveland Watkiss, among others.

He was nominated for a London Jazz Award and has won awards from Arts Council England, Jazz Services UK and the EMI Music Foundation.

Tom has featured on national radio and TV and Jazz Journal named him as “one to watch”.

This will be Tom’s second appearance at the Cask where he will be backed by The Mike Gordon Trio.

Admittance is £3 and the music starts at 8.45pm.

Guest Simon Beddoe plays the club on August 27.

The jazz festival runs at the Spa Scarborough from Friday September 26 to Sunday September 29.

Festival spotlight – page 63