JAZZ @ THE SANDBAR PRESENTS:
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 15th
James Evans, clarinet, sax, vocals, and composer. Immediately after graduating from Leeds Music College, James started touring Europe with Phil Mason's New Orleans All Stars. After years in the UK, James moved to New Orleans to pursue his lifelong love of the city and its music. Since his arrival he has played with many local luminaries such as Leroy Jones, Steve Pistorius, Seva Venet, Lucien Barbarin, Tim Laughlin, Gerald French, Duke Heitger, Lars Edegran, The Shotgun Jazz Band, Smoking Time Jazz Club, Tuba Skinny, and many more. He has appeared in venues such as Preservation Hall, The Palm Court Jazz Café, and many of the music clubs around the town, as well as the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival.