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covershot_jp_half.jpg  John-Paul Gard - keyboards

He says:

Influenced by one of Jazz's greatest keyboard players, Jimmy Smith, John-Paul has taken the classic instrument into the 21st Century, taking some classic tunes and giving them his own unique Jazz grove twist.

Pedal Mania, showcases the unmistakable sound of the B3 Hammond Organ. Its' larger than life sound has not only influenced, but have been used in a wide range of music genres, anything from Rock to Country, Jazz to R&B.

We say:

John-Paul is one of the most talented keyboard players in the area. Occasionally spotted at Tantric Jazz  he is able to turn his considerable talents to all styles whether it's jazz, blues, swing, latin or anything in between.

His group, Pedal Mania, is also known for it's cool and funky sounds and is a guaranteed good night out.


Website: www.pedalmania.com


More about jazz in Bristol - www.BristolandBathjazz.co.uk and www.Bristol-Jazz-Band.co.uk





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