The Capstone – Various venues and listings. Please click here for more information.
Liverpool Jazz – Various venues and listings. Please click here for more information.
Eirik Svela Group – JATP Jazz
Having spent many years in UK and wowing many an audience with his talents (recalling Katie Paterson’s Allsorts depiction of Holdsworth’s “Fred” with particular relish!), Norwegian guitar maestro Eirik Svela is establishing himself as an important voice amongst the jazz musicians of Oslo recently recording his debut album in New York with acclaimed organist Sam Yahel (Joshua Redman, Norah Jones). Don’t miss this short tour of England with Jamil Sheriff – p, Matt Anderson – sax, Andrew Robb – b & Magnus Sefaniassen Eide – d
Ticket price from £7 or £5 for members and Students.
Doors 7:45 pm, gigs start 8:30 pm
Nigel Price Organ Quartet – Wakefield Jazz
Pure jazz & toe tapping music for all
Ross Stanley – organ
Vasilis Xenopoulos – tenor sax
Nigel Price – guitar
Winston Clifford – drums
Doors open at 7:00 pm; music starts at 8:30 pm
Stan Sulzmann’s Neon Orchestra – Sheffield Jazz
Saxophones: Martin Hathaway, Matt Sulzmann, Josh Arcoleo, Pete Hurt, James Allsopp; Trumpets: Tom Walsh , Noel Langley, Henry Lowther , James Copus; Trombones: Mark Nightingale, Gordon Campbell, Mark Bassey, Sarah Williams; Piano: Nikki Iles; Vibes: Jonny Mansfield; Guitar: Alex Munk; Bass: Dave Whitford; Drums: Tim Giles; Conductor: Nick Smart.
Full £15, Concessions £12, Student with NUS card £8, 15 – 18 year olds £3, Under 15s Free
C.D.F. Trio- Jazz In Hornby
The C.D.F. Trio: Frank Flyn leads on keyboard,with Chris Hodder, guitar and bass guitar and Dave Minshull drums and percussion. Hugely inventive, swinging and eclectic music; jazz based but including influences from the worlds of pop and classical music, and all served up with a generous side helping of wit and querkiness.
Tickets £10, on the door, or obtainable from the Institute on 01524 22 22 27. However, there’s no need to book in advance – just turn up. Bar opens at 7:30 pm and the music starts at 8 pm.
(PS: No info currently available on Jazz in Hornby website)
Edge Hill University Big Band – Wigan Jazz Club
EHUBB have a vast repertoire of music from the 1930’s to the present day and pride themselves on being a versatile ensemble adapting to the different styles of performance for the various genres of big band music. Alongside the big band vocalist Corinne Andrew provides a touch of glamour to the heady mix of blues, swing, bebop and fusion jazz.
Admission £12.00 (£11.50 concessions, £11.00 WJC members) unless otherwise stated.
Eirik Svela Group – JazzLeeds
Now back in his native Norway after a long stint in Leeds, jazz guitarist Eirik Svela is establishing himself as an important voice… (see more on the website link)
Tickets: £10 full price £8 concession, Under 25’s £5
Nicki Allan Quartet – Huddersfield Jazz
Singer, song-writer, teacher and all round jazz impresario Nicki Allan has performed all over the country, from such venues as Glastonbury to local events up and down the country. Her jazz quartet features some of the finest Jazz musicians in the North, including the legendary Huddersfield saxophonist Rod Mason.
Expect a show of exciting original songs and some fine quirky re-arrangements with a slightly bluesy, soulful feel all put together with a multitude of soloist flair and finesse from this classy outfit.
Nicki Allan: piano & vocals
Rod Mason: saxophone
Adrian Knowles: double bass
John Settle: drums
Admission: £10 adult, or Student Concession £5 (please bring your ID card when attending)
Seeing Sounds + Freedman, Burt & Mwamba – Jazz Northeast
Admission £10.00 (£8.00 concessions)
Matt Ball – Scarborough Jazz
Nothing beats the trombone for the warmth of its sound, and in Matt’s hands this is combined with delicate expressiveness and foot tapping swing and some nicely laid back vocals. Mark has toured with Atomic Kitten, Gloria Gaynor, Ben. E. King, Percy Sledge, Martha Reeves, and The Temptations and played at Ronnie Scott’s and the London 02 arena.
£5 on the door
Bad Brew + Skeltr Double Bill – Jazz At The Lescar
Times and Price: (check website)