Snake Davis: Classic Sax Solos
Behind every familiar name there are a group of brilliant musicians whose impeccable performance helped to make those familiar songs everlasting. Yet, it’s rare to know who those musicians are. One of these, namely our very own Mr Snake Davis, was the saxophonist was spotted by a young Lisa Stansfield when he was performing at Band on the Wall in Manchester City Centre. He went on to join her band as well as M-People and local band Swing Out Sister. Further work led him to record with Take That – remember that sax solo on Million Love Songs? Well that’s him. What’s more, he’ll be performing this and many other songs that include classic sax solos, with his band, here on Saturday April 11 as part of our 20th anniversary celebrations.
Snake and his band will perform classics such as Baker Street, Supertramp, Walk on the Wild Side, Will You, and his own solos from Million Love Songs, Moving on Up, and Change. He’ll also tell you a bit more about them, fascinating facts and insights into the music we already love.
Imagine a room full of the saxophone greats; Junior Walker, King Curtis, Clarence Clemmons, Charlie Parker, Michael Brecker and more. This show has it all – suitable for all ages.
Date of event:7th August 2020