Band members

The Wild Card musicians are:


Sophie Alloway: Drums

Andrew Noble: Hammond Organ

Clement Regert: Guitars

Musicians making
regular appearances:



Hammond organ

Jim Watson

Pete Whittaker



Horns

Graeme Flowers (t)

Jim Knight (As)


Denys Baptiste (ts)

Alistair White ('bone)

Jerome Harper ('bone)

Drums/Percussion

Davide Giovannini (d)


Gabor Dornyei (d)

Will Fry (p)

Double bass

Neville "level" Malcolm

Luke Fowler


Piano

Carl Hudson


Andrew McCormack

Tomasz Bura



Clement Regert
Guitarist-Band Leader


Clement Regert is a French guitarist from
Paris. Since he moved to London in 2005,
Clement has played in numerous venues
and festivals in the UK such as The London jazz Festival, London Latin-Jazz Festival, Ronnie Scott, Pizza Express Soho, Jazz café Posk, The Teignmouth and Marlborough Jazz festival or the Canary Wharf jazz Festival and collaborated with the likes of Lianne Carroll, Tim Garland, Natalie Williams, Dennis Rollins, Denys Baptiste, Mark Mondesir, Andrew McCormack, Robert Mitchell, Ross Stanley, Jay Phelps or Jim Watson to name just a few.

He founded Wild Card and recorded/produced his debut album
"Mixity" in 2008.

Clement Regert is Broadly travelling the
same nu-Jazz path as Italy's Nicola Conte
but takes a better solo." Evening Standard

"A great Guitarist!" Jazzwise

"Jubilant melodies, Thick pulsating guitar
licks!" Young & Serious

"Full Marks to Clement Regert for
his incisive guitar playing" Jazz Journal

Sophie Alloway
Drummer


Sophie Alloway is one of the most in
demand drummer in the UK.


She has toured the UK, Australia, and new Zealand with Roots Manuva, As well as performing on later with Jools Holland,
Mercury Music Prize, BBC Introducing and
playing festival such as London Jazz
Festival, Glastonbury and Bestival.
She has also toured with the Michael
Jackson musical "Thriller".


Recording session for Roo
ts Manuva, Wild
Card, Hazel O'Connor, Wagga Man/Theo
Gordon (producer), John Hogg as well as
numerous recordings as a jazz drummer.


Andrew Noble 
Hammond Organ-Pianist



Originally from Australia now residing in London since 2004. Performing across town with a variety of jazz groove and Latin projects.



During his time he has performed with saxophonist Derek Nash, Roberto Manzin, Renato D'Aiello, Christian Brewer, Simon Spillet, Ed Jones, Toni Kofi and Gary Plumey, conger Robin Jones, Guitarists Jim Mullen and Carl Orr, singer Ola Onabule and Kenny Thomas.


He has also performed at Edinburgh Fringe Fest, London Jazz Festival, Royal Albert Hall, GoodwoodFest of speed, The British Jazz Fest, Music live at Birmingham NEC, All out Guitar Fest, Marlborough Jazz Fest, The Teignmouth Jaz Fest and The Isle of Wight Int. Jazz Festival.