Steve BIG MAN CLAYTON
IS HERE AGAIN!!
On tour in the Midlands during November, playing Blues and storming Boogie Woogie.
Christmas is nearly with us...
...and Birmingham city centre is buzzing, the new New Station building and shopping centre is up and running. If you come in and explore on a Friday you could finish off the evening relaxing at Le Monde, waters edge, Brindley Place or The blue Piano Bar, Harborne Rd, B15 3AA both have free jazz from 6 –8.30
Date for your 2016 diary:
50th OXFAM STOMP (and possibly final one) will be Friday 8th January 2016. The venue, as usual, will be the Kings Heath Cricket Club. If you are interested in taking on the running of this event for 2017, please ring Jim Denham 0121 451 3427
Lichfield Garrick Theatre is staring a new monthly Jazz programme in Jan 2016. Their 1st guest will be Christine Tobin,more details next month. Kinda Dukish will be celebrating the centenary of Billy Strayhorn with a concert of his music at The British Oak, Stirchley, on Nov 26th at 8.30.
From the U.S.A. ‘The Prince of Be-Bop’ Greg Abate ex-Artie Shaw and Ray Charles sideman and one of the finest post-bop jazz alto saxsoloists. is going to be performing in our area with MYJO on 8th Nov. and Stratford Jazz on Nov 11th and leam Jazz on Nov 18th.
... keep Jazzin’
Dave Green (bass), Alan Barnes (sax/clarinet)
and Barry Green (piano)
Three of the UK’s jazz greats perform together from the uniquely American collection of popular music from Broadway and Hollywood from 1920s to 1960s. Programme includes the timeless music of masters like Irving Berlin, George Gershwin, Cole Porter, Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn.
Sunday 15th November, at 3.00pm
St John the Baptist Church, Mayfield, DE6 2JR
Tickets: £12.50 (Children/Students £7).
Available by phone on 01335 342114 and by email firstname.lastname@example.org
and from Natural Choice, St. John’s Street, Ashbourne.
See www.mayfieldmusic.org.uk for details
• Thursday 26th November 8pm •
The Maciek Pysz Trio
£12 on the door, £10 concessions
The Albany Club
10 Earlsdon Street, Earlsdon
Coventry, CV5 6EG
To book tickets in advance contact Neil McGowan 07811 203727 or email@example.com
A stunning International lineup including - 11 great bands
2 hour concerts - more than 70 world renowned musicians
Band leaders appearing - From Paris - Daniel John Martin
From Denmark - Mads Mathias • From Norway - Marius Neset
From New York - Patrick Cornelius Frank Basile
From the UK - Ben Cox Steve Fishwick/Osian Roberts
David Newton/Iain Dixon Alan Barnes/Dave O’Higgins
Alec Dankworth RNCM Big Band - MD Mike Hall
+ Ryan Quigley plus an exciting Fringe all weekend
Weekender £135 - now on sale Day Tickets - FRI £42 Sat £68 Sun £58
- on sale from October 1st Gig Tickets - £14 to £22
on sale from November 1st ( subject to availability )
For Free 16 page Brochure or to book tickets
contact SMJ tickets 01704 541790 (office hours)
or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org - or download
a booking form from www.jazzinsouthport.co.uk
Book early to avoid disappointment
For hotel bookings ring 01704 533771
“A must see event for discerning jazz fans” Peter Vacher - Jazz Wise
( the festival has sold out every year since 2008)
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