Pete Oxley Nicolas Meier Quartet
01/04/2015
Pete Oxley and Nicolas Meier are both experienced and gifted players who combine fluidity and power. Eminently listenable separately, together they form a rhythmically swinging and melodically inventive duo. Meier, Swiss-born and now resident in the UK, performs with his own jazz groups and is in the heavy metal band Seven7 and tours with Jeff Beck.

www.peteoxley.com
www.meiergroup.com

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

Christine Tobin Quartet
08/04/2015
Irish-born vocalist and composer Christine Tobin style is rooted in jazz, and draws on a broad range of influences from Ireland to West Africa to Brazil (Oumou Sangare, Elis Regina etc). Her sound is rich, authentic and deeply expressive and was de-scribed by the Guardian as “Tobin’s 24 carat voice” while praising her both for the poetry of her compositions and her golden voice. In 2008 she was named Best Vo-calist at the BBC Jazz Awards.

Christine Tobin - Voclas (click here for website)
Phil Robson - Guitar (click here for website)
Dave Whitford - Bass (click here for website)
Adrian Adowale - Drums (click here for website)

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

Dave O’Higgins With The Dave Cottle Trio
15/04/2015
Saxophonist Dave is a composer, arranger and educator. Whilst studying at the City University in London he started his own jazz quartet and began gigging with NYJO, John Dankworth & Cleo Laine, & Icelandic jazz-funk band, Mezzoforte.

Over the years Dave has won various accolades from the British Jazz Awards in-cluding Best Tenor Sax. Dave has played over the years with “everyone and their auntie” from Martin Taylor to Ray Charles, Matthew Herbert to Salif Keita. He composes & arranges for jazz ensembles of all sizes, and teaches saxophone & harmony at the London Centre for Contemporary Music and Goldsmiths College.

www.daveohiggins.com


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

Dan Messore ‘Attributed Quartet’
22/04/2015
Performing Messores’ arrangements of tunes written by the great compos-ers/players of jazz for their piers and counterparts. Fresh new workings of tunes such as: Bud Powell by Chick Corea (for Bud Powell), Woody N You by Dizzie Gil-lespie (for Woody Shaw)Big Nick by John Coltrane, Jaco by Pat Methany and many more.

Dan Messore - Guitar (click here for website)
Steve Waterman - Trumpet (click here for website)
Joe Webb - Organ (click here for website)
Gethin Jones - Drums (click here for website)

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

Monthly sitters in Night
28/04/2015
Come along from 8pm onwards and join in playing some jazz!!

Free Admission

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

Sarah Smith Gypsy Quartet
29/04/2015
The Sarah Smith Quartet plays gypsy jazz with authentic passion, fire and virtu-osity. This band is keeping the spirit of the music of Django Reinhardt and Stéphane Grappelli alive. As well as making many television and radio appear-ances, Violinist Sarah has been a session musician for the BBC. She has toured Europe extensively, as well as Canada.

Sarah was awarded “Best Young Performer” by N/C Magazine. As a member of Inspector Gadjo, she won first place at an International Gypsy Jazz Festival in 2009. Sarah has performed with some of the world’s top Gypsy and Swing jazz musicians, including Gary Potter, Frank Vignola, and Martin Limberger.

www.sarahsmithtrio.co.uk

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


 

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