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THE Great Get To­gether will be bring­ing the com­mu­nity to Edge Hill Univer­sity from 4pm to 8pm on Fri­day, June 22.

Creat­ing an event for ev­ery­one to en­joy, staff, stu­dents, and mem­bers of the lo­cal com­mu­nity are wel­come to en­joy crafts, live per­for­mances and a free bar­be­cue.

The Great Get To­gether is a com­mu­nity event cel­e­brat­ing the life and be­liefs of Jo Cox: compassion, un­der­stand­ing and op­ti­mism. To find out more visit www.edge­hill.ac.uk. EN­JOY Phil Shot­ton and his quar­tet – who reg­u­larly per­form along­side many na­tional and in­ter­na­tional jazz artists and have played at ma­jor fes­ti­vals.

With a tenor sound sim­i­lar to Cole­man Hawkins, Ben Web­ster and Dex­ter Gor­don, Phil is gain­ing the rep­u­ta­tion of a highly sought-af­ter soloist.

The quar­tet in­cludes Dr. Tom Sykes, pi­ano; Matt Lawton, dou­ble bass and Jez Finch, drums.

The Red Bar at Edge Hill will be­come a cabaret-style jazz club and the quar­tet will en­ter­tain you by play­ing jazz stan­dards from the 1930s on­wards and pop­u­lar songs from the Amer­i­can song­book – swing mu­sic at its best!

Dur­ing the sec­ond half, the au­di­ence can ‘sit in’ with the quar­tet and ex­pe­ri­ence play­ing with a pro­fes­sional group.

Jazz in The Red Bar will be on Mon­day, June 25 at 8pm. For more visit the univer­sity’s web­site or call 01695 584480.

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