Mike Hatchard’s Jazz Breakfast, feat. Bjorn McAteer Dahlberg
Sunday 7th July 2019 - Starts 11am
TICKET PRICE: £12
Ropetackle’s regular Sunday morning jazz-fest is legendary, as is its host, the inimitable Mike Hatchard. Every show features one or more well-known music personality for a cool and quirky couple of hours’ entertainment. Buy your coffee and pastry at the bar, take a seat, and start your Sunday the right way.
Featuring saxophonist Bjorn McAteer Dahlberg with Oz Dechaine (bass) and Darren Beckett (drums.)
Björn McAteer Dahlberg is a Swedish musician now living in the UK. He holds a Master of Education in Music specialising in Jazz Saxophone from the Royal College of Music in Stockholm and plays all kinds of saxophones and clarinet. His swing band, Björn and the Brothers of Rhythm, have been the house band for the swing dance festival Jumping at the Seaside in Brighton since 2015 and they also play regularly at the 1066 jazz club.
He portrayed Lester Young in the jazz musical “My Friend Lester” that was performed 3 years running at the Brighton Fringe and around the country.
He is often seen playing with many of the Brighton swing bands including Harry’s Tricks, Flash Mob Jazz and the Swing Ninjas.
Since moving to Hastings, he has become very involved with the music scene there, joining the bands of Dr Savage, Rufus Stone and the Hot Taps. Apart from being a jazz musician, Björn, being true to his Swedish roots, also plays the part of Benny Andersson in The Show – A Tribute to ABBA, touring worldwide.
What's On - seated
Fri 26th Apr £20.00
Fri 14th Jun £17.50
Sat 20th Jul £22.00
Thu 25th Jul £15.00
Fri 26th Jul £16.00
Sun 4th Aug £12.00
Fri 13th Sep £14.00