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“Phil Hopkins is a veritable virtuoso on chromatic harmonica … Jeremy Shoham was absolutely superb on alto sax… the majestic Yaron Stavi on bass.” Jazz Journal
“A journey through the music of the jazz harmonica pioneer with Phil Hopkins and classy band.” Guardian Jazz: Pick of the Week
“Brilliant gig last Thursday, Phil. You put a lot of work into the planning and the music preparation – totally worth it. Great feedback from the members.”
Watermill Jazz
“this was just the kind of concert this venue was designed for…” The Bear Club, Luton
"I loved the gig and appreciate the planning, scripting and arranging that you did." Charles Alexander, founder of JazzWise magazine

Toots Project workshop at Scarborough Jazz Festival: “The kids really seemed to enjoy the workshop and performance with you both, and would have gained lots of valuable experience and knowledge not only with how to play in a big band but also with approach to improvisation and chord structures. My son, who was on 1st Trombone, came home buzzing and full of praise for the whole event! Thanks again for your time and expertise” Scarborough Area Music Centre Manager

“simply brilliant evening...with very good feedback from the members” Bexley Jazz Club
"…the  minute you guys started playing I knew this was the concert for me…musicians were first class…the delicate playing and precision was great, thanks to all…" Audience comment, Swansea International Jazz Festival 2018

Photo: Jon Frost