A little bit about Roger...
Roger Gardiner is a Professional Musician with over 40 years experience in music, based in Liverpool, UK.
He started playing the bass in 1973 with Liverpool Progressive/Jam Band 'Eclipse'. Later, he became involved in the Anarcho/Punk Scene in the early 1980's with Somerset based band, 'Spyin' For Brian'. He returned to Liverpool to join Psychedelic Band 'The Dead Poppies' in 1990. Since then, he became involved with various musical projects, ranging from Folk and Jazz to Classical, teaming up with Sarah Marks (Liverpool Philharmonic - Viola), and Pete Rimmer (President of the Bothy Folk Club, Southport) to form a trio outfit, 'Gallimaufry'.
This led to educational work in schools, music projects, educational work and session work.
Roger is also currently working with the Peri and Neil Quartet and the Neil Campbell Project (Progressive Jazz).