The UK’s premier Saxophonist mingles Jazz with Reggae. Smoothly blended amid an Eclectic mix of Rhythmic Blues, Soulful Grooves & Calypso sensibilities presenting an exquisite Caribbean Flava but with added Global Appeal. UK based, Jamaican Saxophonist, Lascelles James has helped to maintain the historic tradition of the Jazz Genre as integral to Black people’s culture. His musical mix ranges from Be-bop, The Blues, Soul and Pop to Calypso and Reggae. James uses Jazz to up the tempo and importance of Reggae as social commentary as well as listening enjoyment. His creativity and artistry blends beautifully when performing medleys in the presence of mixed global audiences.
“My music is aimed at making people happy, offering confidence to them and giving hope that life is not all about negativity and despair. I try to reflect my ideas of life and that of others in my music”. His album collection includes ‘Turn Off The Lights’, ‘Shining Star’ and ‘All Night Long’ (produced by Lloyd Chalmers). ‘Long Time Waiting’ contains original compositions and with the set ‘Tomorrow Never Comes’, you get the best of the Lascelles James experience.