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Skarratt & Watts: Friday Night Jazz at Hotel Blue & Conference Centre


Hotel Blue & Conference Centre
88 Lurline St


Fri, August 18, 2017

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For this week’s instalment of ‘Friday Night Jazz’, music duo Glenn Skarratt and Simon Watts will perform in the Hotel Blue Lounge. With their blend of audience-minded Celtic, folk, Latin, blues and roots music, this duo will have you toe-tappin’ and will have your soul dancing into the night.

Simon Watts’ lifetime love of both Celtic and classical music has helped make him a favourite with audiences across Australia. He was a 2009 finalist in the Golden Fiddle Awards. Bridging musical styles from Irish to jazz, bluegrass to Latin with a touch of rock and blues, the resulting release, The Weeping Tree Paddock, solidified the pair’s resolve to create an entertaining mix of all the different styles of music they loved to play. Simon Watts’ polished music style is matched only by Glenn Skarratt’s dynamic versatility with finger-style and flat-pick acoustic guitar sounds....

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Christopher Cannell uploaded this event on July 14, 2017