Hot Club Gallois
15/07/2015
Hot Club Gallois, are a welsh group inspired by the music of Django Rienhardt and Stephane Grapelli. Their music evokes the style and elegance of 1930's Paris and draws on passion and romance of the gypsy Jazz tradition. Their repertoire includes classic Jazz standards, profound ballads, swaying bossas and traditional gypsy waltzes and boleros.

Richard Jones - Guitar
Luke Archard - Guitar
Xenia Porteous - Violin
Mike Morgan - Bass

Doors open at 7:30pm - Performance starts approx. 8:30pm - Members £7 - Non-Members £10

Neon Villages
22/07/2015
Neon Villages are a vibrant and versatile group made of some exceptional UK based musicians. The band features BBC Radio 3/Jazz FM featured pianist/composer Da-vid Austin Grey , BBC Radio 2 featured vocalist Aisling Iris, the versatile and soulful bassist Wayne Matthews and gifted drummer Euan Palmer.

The group have recently finished recording their debut EP due for release this Summer.

Doors open at 7:30pm - Performance starts approx. 8:30pm - Members £7 - Non-Members £10

Guardalavaca De Cuba!
29/07/2015
Exciting New 7 piece South Wales band playing Cuban & Latin arrangements!

Saxophonist Dick Hamer aka Ricardo d’Amer has arranged the charts and featured in the band are brothers David El-Cotillo on trumpet, and Loz El-Cotillo on the trom-bone. (Tubby Wadlow's half-brother).

Doors open at 7:30pm - Performance starts approx. 8:30pm - Members £7 - Non-Members £10

Vocal Master Class with Erin Dickens
followed by Monthly Jazz Jam Session
04/08/2015
FREE ADMISSION

The usual Monthly Jazz Jam Session follows later.

Doors open at 7:00pm - Performance starts approx. - Members FREE - Non-Members FREE

Erin Dickens
With the Dave Cottle Trio
05/08/2015
Jazz vocalist Erin Dickins, a founding member of The Manhattan Transfer, has enjoyed the kind of career singers dream about. After five years with the group, she continued to expand her musical horizons, emerging as one of the top vocalists in New York City. Dickins performed, toured and recorded with such notable artists as Leonard Cohen, Bette Midler, James Taylor, The Talking Heads, James Brown, Barry Manilow, Jaco Pastorius and Ashford & Simpson, to name but a few. Dickins continues to perform and record, enchanting audiences throughout the world. Ms. Dickins was recently awarded the prestigious Maryland State Arts Council Individual Artist Award. She was also the recipient of the “Best Jazz Vocalist” honor awarded in 2012 by CoffeeTalk Jazz Radio in Los Angeles.

Doors open at 7:30pm - Performance starts approx. 8:30pm - Members £9 - Non-Members £12

Constellation Big Band
12/08/2015
Swansea’s longest running Big Band established by Joe Bernie circa 1970 is getting close to have been running for nearly 50 years! Big Band favourites plus new arrangements.

Doors open at 7:30pm - Performance starts approx. 8:30pm - Members £7 - Non-Members £10

The Session
19/08/2015
The Session is a modern New Orleans jazz group formed by five of the most note-worthy members of the crescent city’s ‘up and coming’ generation of younger musi-cians. All five members first crossed paths playing as sidemen to some of the cities formost musical names. On any given night in New Orleans you’ll find one, usually more, of the band’s members playing with names such as Jason Marsalis, Herlin Ri-ley, Shannon Powell and the Delfaeyo Marsalis big band.

It was a shared desire to learn and attempt to follow in the footsteps of the city’s elder statesmen that brought The Session together.

Doors open at 7:30pm - Performance starts approx. 8:30pm - Members £7 - Non-Members £10

Berry Ray’s…
Bank Holiday Guest night
26/08/2015
Berry hosts the annual guest event at Swansea Jazzland. Playing the sax and singing in his inimitable Louis Armstrong style. Who will this years special guests be? Come along to find out!

Doors open at 7:30pm - Performance starts approx. 8:30pm - Members £7 - Non-Members £10


 

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