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The Capstone – Various venues and listings. Please click here for more information.

Liverpool Jazz – Various venues and listings. Please click here for more information.


Mabgate Swingers Party – JazzLeeds

Date: 12 April 2020

Time: 13:30

Location: Seven Arts, 31 Harrogate Road, Chapel Allerton, Leeds LS7 3PD

Mabgate Swingers Party – JazzLeeds

Julian Siegel: tenor sax, bass clarinet; Tori Freestone: tenor sax, flute; Karen Sharp: baritone/tenor sax, clarinet; Gareth Lochrane: flute, alto flute; Paul Jones: alto sax, flute; Andy Schofield: alto/soprano sax, flute; Trumpets: Henry Lowther, Tom Walsh, Nick Smart, James Copus; Trombones: Gordon Campbell, Richard Henry, Harry Maund, Ollie Martin; Nikki Iles: conductor/piano/accordion; Mike Walker: guitar; Steve Watts: bass; Ian Thomas: drums

£10/8/5 Tickets

Mabgate Swingers Party – JazzLeeds

Date: 12 April 2020

Time: 13:30

Location: Seven Arts, 31 Harrogate Road, Chapel Allerton, Leeds LS7 3PD

Mabgate Swingers Party – JazzLeeds

Alex Fisher Sax, Tom Richards Clarinet, Tom Rhodes Trumpet, Ed Allen Guitar,
Nico Widdowson Piano, Frazer Kerslake Bass, Richard Moulton Drums
The Mabgate Swingers Party are bringing jazz joy on Easter Sunday.

Jazz was invented for dancing and that’s the way they want to keep it – New Orleans jazz and Kansas City swing!

£10/8/5 Tickets

Caroline Boaden – Jazz At The Lescar

Date: 15 April 2020

Time: 20:45

Location: The Lescar Hotel, Sharrowvale Road, Sheffield S11 8ZF

Caroline Boaden – Jazz At The Lescar

Originally from Sheffield, and one of the most respected and experienced drummers around, with a diverse career that has taken in playing with a diverse range of artists including Art Farmer, Jason Rebello, Peter King, Eberhard Weber, and Jimi Tenor.

Caroline Boaden is at last bringing her own band to The Lescar, a wonderful collaboration featuring four highly individual musicians, Jamil Sheriff (piano/keys), Ed Harrison (double bass), and Stella Midgley (lap steel guitar/guitar/vocals).

Admission: £8 (£5)

Doors 8.15 pm Music starts at 8.45 pm

Jim Corry – Scarborough Jazz

Date: 15 April 2020

Time: 20:45

Location: The Cask Inn, Cambridge Terrace, Scarborough,YO11 2LQ

Jim Corry – Scarborough Jazz

One of our regular guests, Jim has a soulful saxophone style and has toured and performed with legends including Martha Reeves, Beverley Knight and Roy Wood. With MG3 (Graham Pinkney on keys).

£5

TRISH CLOWES’ MY IRIS – Sheffield Jazz

Date: 17 April 2020

Time: 20:00 - 22:30

Location: Crookes Social Club, Mulehouse Road, Sheffield S10 1TD

TRISH CLOWES’ MY IRIS – Sheffield Jazz

Trish Clowes: sax; Chris Montague: guitar; Ross Stanley: piano & Hammond organ; James Maddren: drums

Saxophonist Trish Clowes returns with My Iris, drawing inspiration from the concept of an iris opening and the kaleidoscopic range of sounds which the band are exploring. Expect thought provoking music – an exhilarating mix of brooding tunes with driving grooves, distinctive melodies and inventive shifts in tempo. ‘An awesome foursome… With just four players, the variety of tone colour is quite remarkable and the playing…is impeccable’ …**** Dave Gelly, The Observer

Full £15, Over 60s, disabled and unemployed £12, Student with NUS card £8, 15 – 17 year olds £3, Under 15s Free. CASH ONLY on door.

The Eagle Jazz Band – Dove Jazz

Date: 18 April 2020

Time: 20:00

Location: The Community Centre, Dove Holes, Nr Buxton, High Peak, Derbyshire SK17 8DU

The Eagle Jazz Band – Dove Jazz

We are delighted to welcome back this fine band after their pulsating performances at many of our Festivals

All gigs £8.00

College Collection 2020 – JazzLeeds

Date: 19 April 2020

Time: 13:30

Location: Inkwell Arts, 31 Potternewton Lane, Chapel Allerton, Leeds LS7 3LW

College Collection 2020 – JazzLeeds

Jazz Leeds presents three stunning new jazz groups from the Leeds College of Music BA Jazz course. Hear the stars of tomorrow today! Details to follow, watch this space!

Tickets £7/5 on the door or online here (tickets) Kids under 16 free

College Collection 2020 pt1 – JazzLeeds

Date: 19 April 2020

Time: 13:30

Location: Inkwell Arts, 31 Potternewton Lane, Chapel Allerton, Leeds LS7 3LW

College Collection 2020 pt1 – JazzLeeds

Jazz Leeds presents three stunning new jazz groups from the Leeds College of Music BA Jazz course. Hear the stars of tomorrow today!

YAMAS

Sunday Lendis Quartet

Emil and Ruben’s Ensemble.

Tickets £7/5 on the door or online here (Kids under 16 free)

Plinio Dourado’s Brazilian Spirit of Jazz – Jazz At The Lescar

Date: 22 April 2020

Time: 20:45

Location: The Lescar Hotel, Sharrowvale Road, Sheffield S11 8ZF

Plinio Dourado’s Brazilian Spirit of Jazz – Jazz At The Lescar

Based in Sheffield, respected drummer/percussionist Plinio Dourado brings together a great international line-up of musicians featuring Robson Barros on bass, Nunu Neto guitar and voice, Alain Felici on keybord, and another Sheffield favourite, Kent Roach making a very welcome return on saxophone.

Admission: £8 (£5)

Doors 8.15 pm Music starts at 8.45 pm

Ben Beattie – Scarborough Jazz

Date: 22 April 2020

Time: 20:45

Location: The Cask Inn, Cambridge Terrace, Scarborough,YO11 2LQ

Ben Beattie – Scarborough Jazz

A new regular, Ben is making a name for himself as a saxophonist, pianist, composer, arranger, session musician and leader of ‘Ben Beattie’s After Midnight Band’.

With MG3. £5