Ian Jenkins

Ian Jenkins

Ian has been a keyboard player for over 40 years, playing up and down the country in a variety of bands ...rock band Idol Fret, funk-rock band Red On Black, soul band Souled As Seen, function band Snapshot, pub-rock band The Woos, covers band Ask Anyone and as part of the backing band of 70s number one duo Brian and Michael's Matchstalk Men.

During his long career, Ian has appeared on the same bill as soul legend Edwin Starr, classical crossover artist Russell Watson, 70s chart-toppers The Real Thing, as well as alongside 60s legends from The Hollies, Freddie and The Dreamers and The Swinging Blue Jeans, and also Jools Holland and his RnB Orchestra.

Now retired from playing live work with bands, Ian writes and records his own material, continues to entertain as a solo artist and adds his keyboard skills on various sessions.

He joined Sable 097 after a conversation with Malcolm Journeaux led to him recording keyboard for a (soon to be released) Sable 097 song.