Quartet welcomes academy bassist to Monday jazz

Frank Griffith at the Bedford Arms jazz
Frank Griffith at the Bedford Arms jazz

Guest artists will be arriving at the Monday night jazz at The Bedford Arms on February 2 – tenor saxophonist Frank Griffith, pictured, with Mark Ridout on guitar.

Frank is a composer/arranger and jazz educationalist, and his playing credits include the Mel Lewis Orchestra, Mel Torme and Jack McDuff.

Mark teaches at Berkhamsted School and occasionally Trinity Conservatoire and is a busy freelance guitarist. His work includes many radio sessions and some TV work including Strictly Come Dancing, the Lesley Garrett show, performing with Alison Moyet. Completing the quartet line up will be bassist Flo Moore, an undergraduate at the Royal Academy of Music and host Mark Hale on drums.

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