‘THE STEVE BANKS QUINTET’ FEATURING ALL ORIGINAL COMPOSITIONS TO BEGIN PERFORMANCES AUTUMN 2019
Steve Banks - Guitar
Rebecca Nash - Keys
Nick Dover - Sax
Jules Jackson - Bass
Mark Whitlam - Drums
16th October - Greg Cordez Band at Fringe Jazz, Bristol
20th October - Sara Colman Band at Teignmouth Jazz Festival
29th October - Donny Hathaway Live - Bristol All Star Tribute. The Gallimaufry, Bristol
Steve features on electric, acoustic, baritone and nylon string guitars on singer songwriter Sara Colman's recent release What We're Made Of. His composition 'Open' also appears on the album with string arrangements by Jonathan Silk.
‘Top 10 albums of 2018’ Jazzwise Magazine
‘Best of Jazz on Bandcamp’ Bandcamp
★★★★★ UK Vibe
Performances at Kings Place, London, Birmingham Symphony Hall, Manchester Jazz Festival and Birmingham CBSO Centre were followed by Birmingham Eastside Jazz Club featuring new arrangements of Joni Mitchell’s music.
** Steve features with Sara’s full band including string quartet on her new album of Joni Mitchell arrangements recorded at Real World Studios. Release date coming soon! **