Arturo Tappin

The Caribbean Journey

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Last Show: Saturday 1 st September 2018

Get ready and join us as the internationally renowned Jazz saxophonist Arturo Tappin and his all-star Barbadian band takes the UK on a trip to the Caribbean. Prepare yourself as we make stops to Barbados and Trinidad for Calypso and Soca, Cuba for Afro-Cuban music, The French Caribbean for the Creole Experience, Jamaica for irie sounds of Reggae, Brazil to move your feet to Samba and finally back to the UK where Tappin performs his re-makes of popular UK music. Combining his experiences of performing with the likes of Eddy Grant, Roberta Flack, Luther Vandross, Maxi Priest, Machel Montano, Roaring Lion and Monty Alexander, the “saxiest” man in the Caribbean promises this show will blow you away.

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“Tappin can be defined as “the mother lode” of Caribbean jazz.” – Guardian Trinidad and Tobago 2015

"..he can play the smooth jazz card while having jazz chops to spare in reserve." - The Herald Scotland (2017)



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