John-paul Gard -  International Organist

New John-paul Gard videos up on page

Just to let you know theres some new videos on the video page of the trio at the bristol fringe july 2016 hope you enjoy them jp

New Electro Harmonix Lester K demos

Hi Guys, 

Just to let you know ive got some new videos demonstrating the Lester K hammond organ pedal from electro harmonix, there great pedals that emulate the hammond 122 cabinet, please see my video page under the heading fun to hear it and hear me talking about it Jpeeeee

 

reviews

hi people, 

just a quick note, just finishing the jon dalton and john paul gard tour and theres a great review on the press page at the bottom of this page

please have a read thankyou

John-paul Gard and Jon Daton Tour review 2016
Gard is an exciting performer, an inspired soloist and accompanist who can always be relied upon to deliver the goods. [Read More...]
Brecon Jazz Club Review 2015 xmas show
Gard is one of the best organ soloists around, a fiery and fluent player who is something of a
local hero but who is arguably deserving of a national reputation. [Read More...]
Videos/Tour/Photos

Hi Folks, 

Just a quick update, ive got a  tour with jon dalton trio, guitar, organ and drums from the usa this month sept 2016, dates and venues are 

September

8th prince of wales shrivenham, 10th the daffodil cheltenham, 11th gasgone place bath, 13th bakerst swindon, 18th the queens head monmouth, 19th the bell bath, 20th brecon jazz club, 21st fringe bar clifton, 25th the plough swindon, 28th swansea jazz club, 29th brecon jazz club in cardiff, 

all are evening gigs apart from the daffodil which is 1-4pm

Also other news, theres some new videos of my trio coming out 5 in total at a gig in the fringe bar in clifton in aug 2016, i will post them up on the web site for you to see as soon as there finished

There is a new set of Photos in the Photo libary and press pack on the web for those that are interested just click and have a look

Also a new product demo video for Electro Harmonix in New York demonstrating there new Lester K organ leslie simulator pedal, and som new solo videos of me under the video section playing some fourplay and two of my own compostions

jpeee

Latest News from John-paul Gard

Hi Folks, just a quartely news letter for you, ive got some great work coming up, a series of gigs with my new organ trio with Matt Hopkins guitar, Toby Perrett Drums, 

Im playing at the Frankfurt music Fari in April up to 5 shows a day for 4 days thats going to be great more details to follow

This september Jon Dalton will be coming back for a tour of 3 weeks with me, so far 7 venues more to follow, hope all is well it all of you 

John-paul

Nice Gigs coming up

Its been a while since my last post, I have been very busy this year and I sometimes neglect the web page, sorry about this, I will try and keep it updated as much as I can, I ve a couple of nice gigs over the next few weeks, I playing at the Plough in Swindon with my trio, playing music from my Come on Rita CD and also playing at Swansea Jazz Land with the George Benson Cookbook Project, one last gig to finsh this short news feed is at Baker Street Swindon where Im doing a Tribute to Jimmy Smith, please see the Shows page for more info, thanks all see you soon jp

New Videos with Colin Tulley and Eddie John

Ive just done 4 new videos with the amazing Colin Tulley and Eddie John, there on my video page were playing some Marvin Gaye, and David Sandborne tunes, they are great players please have a look

Great Gigs last week

Just a quick update, have had some great gigs this week that include playing with the Mark Lawrence Quartet at the Illminster Arts Center with special guest Tony Roberts on Sax, what a great player 

Then after a burning gig with Simon Spillett at the Plough in Swindon featuring Billy Weir on drums and Ben Lee on guitar a great gig, also I managed to get asked to play with Emily Wright and the Royals a band that is in the style of the great Nat King Cole Trio with Emily Wright vocals, Wil Harris on Bass, Mat Hopkins guitar, top class stuff