James Pearson

The House that Jazz Built – James Pearson on BBC Radio 4

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James Pearson can be heard talking to Paul Merton and showing him around the backstage side of Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club on Radio 4′s The House That Jazz Built. If you missed it on 3rd December, you can hear the programme on the BBC Radio website here.

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Ronnie Scott’s Christmas Show

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Ridiculous fun at Frolics last week…as we launched a series of Jazz Christmas Shows, with the trio and Natalie Williams. The fun started and the tone was set when one satisfied customer requested miss.Williams to sing a ‘rap’ version of Jingle Bells….then we has reggae “hark the Herald’ and scott joplin playing Good King Wencesslass. The week ahead offers even more of the same, and we have lunchtime performances on Tues-Fri, and of courtse will be there in the evening- making sure that the club is having a truly ‘swinging’…read more

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Last Week at Ronnie’s

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We had a great time last week, playing at the club and enjoying working with such fabulous musicians as Marcus Roberts, Jason Marsalis, Gerald Clayton. The atmosphere inside the club was amazing and the late night sessions went on ’till at least 3 every night. Charlie Hunter got the joint rockin’ on Thursday and Friday, and the multi talented Esperanza Spalding astounded us all on Saturday night with her singing and playing.

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Joss Stone and James Pearson playing ‘Alfie’

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James Pearson Trio – The Observer

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One of an almost extinct species – resident band at a major jazz club – this trio have been appearing at Ronnie Scott’s for three years, both in their own right and as accompanists to big jazz stars. These nine numbers, recorded live at the club, show what regular, concentrated playing together can do for three already outstanding players. For poise, balance and swing they’re a joy to listen to. Close your eyes and the ambient sound of glasses, cocktail shaker and subdued conversation will put you right there at…read more

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Frosty the Tinsel Man

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The James Pearson Trio get into the festive spirit with this unusual rendition of Frosty The Snowman, filmed Live at Ronnie Scotts. [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IYLjQtvpook]

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