Ray Gelato Giants

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Ray's long established band continue to work to packed rooms, concerts and festivals . 
The Giants have a world wide fan base and are known for their level of high musicianship and great energy with every performance . 
Highlights in the Giants' long career include :
Umbria Jazz Festival, Italy ( 10 times ) 
Repeat sold out bookings at the world famous Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club in London, and The Blue Note in Milan 
played for Sir Paul McCartney
Appeared before HM The Queen ( twice ) 

 

Supported Robbie Williams at The Royal Albert Hall . 
The band has 10 albums to their name and continue to work at sold out venues all over the world.

"Not for nothing is Gelato known as The Godfather of Swing, a sheer delight" - Daily Telegraph
"Awesome band"- Van Morrison
"He plays what he means and he means what he plays"- Jools Holland

Line up : 
Ray Gelato - Vocals and Tenor Sax 
Danny Marsden - Trumpet 
Andy Rogers - Trombone 
Olly Wilby - Tenor and Alto sax 
Gunther Kurmayr- Piano 
Manuel Alvarez- Double Bass 
Ed Richardson - Drums

Ray Gelato & The Enforcers

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This is Ray's Anglo/Spanish Quartet and features Ray in a more intimate setting, with the emphasis being on vintage R&B music , Rays original songs and Swingin' classic jazz sounds . 
This powerful, compact band heavily features Ray's acclaimed big toned tenor sax, the versatile piano of Gunther Kurmayr, Ivan Kovacevic's driving, rockin' double bass and the Buddy Rich/ Gene Krupa stylings of Marti Elias's amazing drumming . 
Concerts and Club appearances include : 
Zaragoza Jazz Festival 
San Sebastián Festival 
Cafe Central - Madrid 
Jamboree Club - Barcelona
 
Line Up : Ray Gelato - Vocals and Tenor Sax 
 Gunther Kurmayr- Piano 
 Ivan Kovacevic - Double Bass 
 Marti Elias Vignals - Drums

Ray Gelato & Claire Martin ' A Swingin' Affair'

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This celebration of the Great American Songbook featuring Claire Martin OBE and Ray Gelato has been knocking out audiences wherever they perform . 
Their album gained five star reviews in the Observer and other noted publications . 
Ray and Claire have performed together at Love Supreme Festival , Liverpool Philharmonic and the San Sebastián Jazz Festival among many other prestigious venues.

"The easy relaxation in their vocal exchanges were a delight to hear"- Dave Gelly , The Observer
"Claire Martin's smokey, musical delivery and Gelato's swingin' vocals and big toned tenor sax, are worth the admission price alone"- Jazzwise  Magazine


Lineup :
Claire Martin - Vocals
 Ray Gelato - Vocals and Tenor Sax 
 Dave Newton - Piano 
 Sebastián De Krom - Drums 
 Dave Whitford - Bass