Empirical - Wed 4 Dec
Award winning, forward looking British Jazz group Empirical perform songs from their new album
Ruby Turner - Sat 1 Feb
Blessed with a voice that has been likened to Aretha Franklin and Janis Joplin, Ruby Turner breathes life and meaning into songs.
Zara McFarlane - 21st Feb
Eloquent and provocative singer- songwriter Zara McFarlane brings her new album If You Knew Her to Warwick Arts Centre.
Get The Blessing - Mon 10 Mar
Prepare to be teased, beguiled, soothed, spooked, jolted and ultimately uplifted.
Jools Holland and His Rhythm and Blues Orchestra - Thu 8 May
Featuring Gilson Lavis, special guest Marc Almond, & guest vocalists Ruby Turner & Louise Marshall.
For more info:
box office: 024 7652 4524 - www.warwickartscentre.co.uk
Warwick Arts Centre,The University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL
...and welcome to our December
into January edition...
A little Gem, The Trumpet, Bilston, live jazz every night of the week, even a blues night on Sunday 22nd Dec with few new bands during Dec: The Blue notes with Vic Evans on Sunday 29th. (i.e. The late Andy Hamilton’s band); Sheila Waterfield (vocals) with her band on Wednesday the 11th; a welcome return for Roy Williams, who is appearing with Swing Parade on the 6th...
So, what with all the regulars, there’s plenty of variety at the Trumpet! 58 High St, Bilston, Wolverhampton, WV14 0EP
Jazz violinist RALPH ALLIN appearing at for the first time at Leam jazz on December 18th.
Southside Big Band are having their special Christmas Concert on Wednesday 11th December with Star Vocalist Jeff Hooper.
Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas
and a Happy New year!
... keep Jazzin’
“The Steve King Big Band will be presenting their annual Christmas concert on Sunday 15th December at Halesowen Members Club, Hagley Road, Halesowen. The concert will include music from Stan Kenton to Gordon Goodwin and vocalist Lynn Dawes will be giving her interpretations of songs originally performed by such artists as Ella Fitzgerald and Diana Krall.
Admission is £8.00 on the door but anyone bringing their copy of Jazz West Mids will be able to get reduced admission for all their party of £7.00 per person!”
1980: A GREAT DAY IN BIRMINGHAM
BUT WHERE ARE THEY NOW?
With celebrations to mark Big Bear Records 45 years in the music business well under way, the search is on to locate Birmingham musicians who recorded Live at The Barrel Organ album.
They are Bright Eyes, The Lazers, Willy & The Poorboys, The Quads, Rockers Speed Limit, Dansette Damage, Mayday, Dangerous Girls, The Plaything, The Thrillers, Spoonful and Eclipse.
For more information please contact Jim Simpson. Big Bear Music, Po Box 944, Birmingham, B16 8UT Tel: 0121 454 7020 email@example.com
11.30am Thursday 8 May until 11.00pm Sunday 11 May
Exciting international names. . .
BARNHART-FRYER RED HOT SEVEN (USA/UK) • DORINE DE WIT (HOLLAND)
DUKE HEITGER’S BRITISH BAND (UK/USA) • FRYER-BARNHART INTERNATIONAL ALL-STARS (USA/UK) • HOT ANTIC JAZZ BAND (FRANCE/GERMANY) • JEFF and ANNE BARNHART (USA)
JIM FRYER (USA) • JOAN VISKANT (USA) •
LAKE RECORDS INTERNATIONAL BAND (USA/UK)
LUCIEN BARBARIN (USA) • MATTHIAS SEUFFERT (GERMANY) •
ORIENTAL JAZZ BAND (HOLLAND)
. . .with Britain’s finest jazz bands and star guests
A BREEZE FROM NEW ORLEANS • ALAN BARNES • AMY ROBERTS •
ANNIE HAWKINS • BEN CUMMINGS • BEN HOLDER TRIO •
BRASS VOLCANOES • BRIAN CARRICK’S ALGIERS STOMPERS
BROWNFIELD-BYRNE HOT SIX • BRUCE ROLLO • CAROLINE IRWIN •
CRAIG MILVERTON TRIO • DAVE DONOHOE BAND • DJANGOLOGIE •
EMMA FISK • ENRICO TOMASSO
ENRICO TOMASSO/GEORGE HUXLEY SELECT SEVEN •
GAVIN LEE NEW ORLEANS BAND • GEOFF OVER • GEORGE HUXLEY
G.I.JIVE • GORDON WHITWORTH • GRAHAM HUGHES • GRAHAM SMITH
HALLAM-ROBERTS JAZZ FIVE • HIGH SOCIETY JAZZ BAND •
ISABEL TONER • JAMIE BROWNFIELD • JIM SWINNERTON •
JOHN HALLAM’S GRASMERE FIVE • JOHN MADDOCKS •
JON PENN • JULIAN MARC STRINGLE •
KEITH NICHOLS’ FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA and MIDNITE MEN
KEITH STEPHEN’S HOT CLUB TRIO • KESWICK SCHOOL JAZZ ORCHESTRA
LOUISIANA PARADE BAND • MADDOCKS-HUXLEY REEDS UNITED
MALCOLM HOGARTH’S GUEST SESSIONS • MALCOLM SKED
MART RODGER MANCHESTER JAZZ • MIKE DENHAM •
MISSISSIPPI DREAMBOATS • NEW CENTURY RAGTIME ORCHESTRA
NEW ORLEANS HEAT • NICKI ALLAN SEXTET
NICK WARD’S CLASSIC JAZZ BAND and JELLY ROLL TRIO
NICOLA FARNON TRIO • PAUL LACEY • PAUL MUNNERY • PETE HORSFALL
RAE BROTHERS NEW ORLEANS BAND • RICH BENNETT BAND
RICHARD LEACH’S CLUBHOUSE FIVE • ROBERT FOWLER •
SAVANNAH JAZZ BAND • SPATS LANGHAM •
STEVE GRAHAM’S ELITE SYNCOPATIONS • STUART SMITH •
SWING COMMANDERS • TOM KINCAID TRIO and HOT THREE •
TOM WHITTINGHAM • VINNY PARKER TRIO
Fo full details on how to book visit www.keswickjazzfestival.co.uk or download the flyer plus booking form from this link
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