Jo Fooks, is a saxophonist whose mellow tone is often compared to Stan Getz and Zoot Sims. She won the 'Young Scottish Musician of the Year' and went on to study at the Guildhall in London and the prestigious Berklee School of Music in Boston. After recording her debut album ‘Here and Now!’ she was recruited by the late Humphrey Lyttelton into his eight-piece band. Her band line up will be: Andy Panayi, reeds; Mark Edwards, piano; Steve Thompson, bass; and Buster Birch, drums. With Jo's many influences, including:  Illinois Jacquet, Sonny Rollins, Dexter Gordon, Cannonball Adderley and Bill Evans. Be ready to enjoy a compelling evening.