Life and music of jazz legend celebrated on Monday, July 16 at Appledore venue courtesy of the Chris Gumbley Quintet.

THE music and life of the late, great American alto saxophonist Julian ‘Cannonball’ Adderley will be celebrated by North Devon Jazz Club at the Beaver Inn, Appledore, on Monday.

The jazz legend ran highly successful bands through the 1950s and 1960s after a spell with Miles Davis. His funky soul-jazz style will be replicated from 8.30pm by the Chris Gumbley Quintet.

Admission is free, although a collection will be taken for the band. For more information call 01237 421065.