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Jeff Parkes

Jeff began his life in Jazz at fifteen, playing sousaphone with The New Harlem Jazz Band in the early 70s. After a break for a few years, he became a founder member of Radio Days, a seven piece ‘little swing band’ in the late 80s, playing sax and guitar and singing.
A sea-change in 2002 brought Jeff to Raymond Island, then Mount Taylor where he recorded his solo CD ‘Look At Me’ which was released at the Raymond Island Hall in 2007. From there it was a natural progression to performing solo at hotels, bars, restaurants and private functions.
Jeff occasionally sang with Gerry’s various groups over the years and Gerry performed with Jeff but they decided to form Sing ‘n’ Swing as a Jazz Duo in 2017 and haven’t looked back. 

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