John H Porter

Bassist and Teacher

Click on each category below to find out more about my performing experiences in the past -
Music Education
  • 1991 – Graduated from Leeds College of Music (Graduate Diploma in Jazz & Contemporary Music)
Theatre Work - National UK Tours
  • Annie
  • Rocky Horror Show
  • Kat & The Kings
  • Evita
  • Rat Pack Confidential
  • La Cage Aux Folles
  • Jekyll & Hyde
  • The Goodbye Girl
  • Summer Holiday
  • Bugle Boy
  • Leader Of The Pack
  • The Jackie Trent Story
  • Avenue Q 2016
International Tours
  • Germany,Belgium and Switzerland- Best Of Broadway 1995
  • Germany - Rocky Horror Show Official Tour 1996
Cruise Ships
  • Cunard QE2, 1994 -1995
  • MS Sunbird, 1999
  • RCCL Splendour of the Seas, 2000
  • Legend of the Seas, 2001
  • Golden Princess, 2002 & 2003
  • Carnaval Ecstasy, 2004
  • Coral Princess, 2010
  • P&O Venura,Azura & Arcadia, 2011
  • P&O Oriana & Oceana, 2014
  • Fred Olsen, Balmoral,l 2016
  • Crown Princess, 2016
  • P&O Arcadia, 2017
  • Cunard Queen Mary 2, 2017
Residencies
  • House band for Gandey's Circus 1991
  • Pontins,Jersey 1992
  • Butlins,Pwhelli 1996 - 1998
  • Butlins,Skegness 2003 - 2006
  • Sand Bay,Weston Super Mare 2013-2014
  • Warners,Littlecote House,Hungerford 2015
Pantos
  • Every Year since 1992 (except 2000)
  • Most recent :-
  • Nottingham Theatre Royal - 2001- 2003 (Qdos)
  • Nottingham Playhouse 2004 until present
Jazz Festivals
Cork Jazz Festival 1990 &1991
Newark Jazz Festival 2007, 2008 & 2010