Ever Open Door is an eclectic collection of ballads, songs, and folk tunes from an intimate sextet led by the enigmatic sax legend that is John Helliwell. Here, his lyrical and heartfelt sound is bathed in strings and the soulful wash of the Hammond, in the hands of another northern musical enigma, John Ellis. The emphasis will be on melodies and the pace adagio.

Featuring: John Helliwell saxophone / John Ellis Hammond organ / The Singh String Quartet

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Derby Hall @ The Met
Tables from £55.50 / £18.50 individual seats / £8 stream online (inc fees)

Duration approx. 80 minutes.

Tickets are available for socially distanced tables (maximum four people per table).

Smaller parties can purchase individual seats in the balcony. We have removed many of the balcony seats to allow you to sit in socially distanced groups.

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This event is part of mjf @ The Met, a series of intimate live and streaming gigs promoted in collaboration with Manchester Jazz Festival.

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John Helliwell’s Ever Open Door

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