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Wednesday December 19th - Jazzland Christmas Party with THE COTTLE BROTHERS 8.30pm - £12.50The 3 Brothers from "The Mumbles" get together for a Christmas Bash!
Wednesday January 9th : Simon Spillett with Dave Cottle Trio : 8.30pm - 11pm - £12.50Simon is possibly the world's leading expert on the British hard bop phenomenon that was Tubby Hayes. Simon has graced the very finest of British and European jazz venues including Ronnie Scott's on more than one occasion
Wednesday January 16th 8.30pm - Two Toms Quartet - £10.00young local musicians will play a selection of hard-hitting Hard-Bop and melodic standards from the golden era of Jazz.
Wednesday January23rd 8.30pm : John-Paul Gard Organ Trio - £12.50Great Organ trio playing a mix of Standards, Originals, Swing, Funk and Grooves!
Wednesday January 30th 8.30pm - Gareth Williams : Ian Thomas : Laurence Cottle - £13.00Three of the UK's most accomplished musicians in a fabulous Trio
Wednesday February 6th - Julian Tucker with Dave Cottle Trio - £12.50Julian Tucker is a composer, saxophonist, pianist, teacher and music producer. He plays and writes melodic and passionate music in many genres for TV, concerts, ballet and theatre shows.
Wednesday February 13th - Amigos Gypsy Orchestra - £10.0030 piece gypsy orchestra lead by Gary Phillips playing traditional european gypsy music, Parisian swing, Argentinian tango, flamenco rhumba, latin and cuban music
FRIDAY SPECIAL - February 15th CHUMS 8.45pm - £10.00Superb 10 piece Band recreating the music of Chicago, Steely Dan & more
Wednesday February 20th - Adrian Cox presents 'Profoundly Blue' - £12.50A highly-acclaimed concert celebrating the traditional hot jazz music of Louisiana-born clarinettist Edmond Hall. The show features leading UK clarinet star Adrian Cox with his first-class band; Joe Webb (piano), Simon Read (double bass) and Gethin Jones
Wednesday February 27th - LANCE ELLINGTON with Dave Cottle Trio 8.30pm - £13.00Lance is one of the UK’s most prominent male vocalists. His regular appearances on the BBC’s globally successful Strictly Come Dancing have endeared him to millions of UK dance and music fans with his charismatic style and sultry tones
Wednesday March 6th - SEAMUS BLAKE QUARTET 'French Connection' 8.30pm - £15.00AN ALL STAR WORLD CLASS QUARTET! New York based saxophonist/composer SEAMUS BLAKE is recognised as one of the finest exponents of contemporary jazz.
Wednesday March 13th - Al Swainger Quartet - The Music of Chick Corea 8.30pm - £12.50Mix Chick Corea with Radiohead in a blender then use the resulting cocktail to write film music and you might get something a little like this...
FRIDAY SPECIAL - March 15th Ray 'TAFF' Williams - Stringfellows 8.30pm - £10.00One of Wales’ most renowned guitarists leading his band through some good time R&B, Blues and Soul. With vocalist Dawn Sandells
Wednesday March 20th - Pete Oxley/Nicolas Meier Quartet 8.30pm - £12.50Expect a dazzling display of contemporary fare, ranging from Turkish panache to soundscapes of latin America to English pastoralism
Wednesday March 27th - Ian Bateman with Dave Cottle Trio - £12.50Ian Bateman is one of the most in-demand jazz trombonists in Europe.
Wednesday April 3rd - Groucho Club 8.30pm - £10.00Jazz with rock and funk mixed in, making a dynamic blend of melody, rhythm and improvisation. playing the music of Chick Corea, Weather Report, George Duke, Esbjorn Svenson, robben Ford, Kurt Rosenwinkle, Pat Metheney, John Scofield
Wednesday April 10th - Alex Goodyear Septet 8.30pm - £12.50Highly talented Hard Bop Septet of young jazz musicians.
FRIDAY SPECIAL - APRIL 12th: JO HARMAN BAND 8.45pm - £12.50AWARD WINNING RADIO 2 PLAY-LISTED ARTIST JO HARMAN
Wednesday April 17th - Etienne Manchon Trio 8.30pm - £12.50Young french jazz pianist introduces his modern jazz trio - Paying tribute to some of main influences : Claude Debussy - along with others XXth century classical composers - and « maloya » rhythm, coming from Reunion Island.
Wednesday April 24th - Tom & Si Gardner/Denny Ilett with Dave Cottle Trio - £12.50Father and son trumpeters Tom & Simon are big fans of Conte Candoli's playing. Throughout his career he teamed up with his older brother Pete, primarily a lead trumpeter. The band pays tribute to the many collaborations of 'The Brothers Candoli'