OUTSTANDING jazz saxophonist Jake McMurchie will appear as special guest for Stroud Jazz Sessions this Thursday.

Jake is a talented and prolific solo performer who can also be seen pumping up the jazz across Europe with BBC Jazz Award-winning Get The Blessing.

His opening performance will be followed by the usual jazz jam, where all musicians are welcome to play or sing.

Stroud Jazz Sessions takes place every second Thursday of the month at Stroud Valleys Artspace.

More information can be found on their Facebook group Stroud Jazz Sessions.

Stroud Jazz Sessions Jake McMurchie Jam, Thursday Feb 8, 8.30 pm until 11pm, Stroud Valleys Artspace, 4 John St, GL5 2HA, £5 (£3 performers)