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Dec17/Jan18 LISTINGS

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Feb/Mar Bands - Feb/Mar Venues - Feb/Mar Festivals
Dec/Jan Listings

BANDS

Apex Jazz & Blues:
Feb 4 Jazz-a-matazz
Feb 11 Wilbraham Arms, Alsager
Mar 8 Burton Jazz Club
Mar 11 Malvern Jazz Club
Mar 15 Harrisons Sports & Soc Club
Mar 26 Aggborough Jazz Club
Mar 28 Beoley Village Club
07778 464446

Silvershine Jazz Club, Bearwood
The Blue Notes

Various dates (see website) - Silvershine Jazz Club, Bearwood Corks Club, Bearwood B66 4BT £5/4(concs) 0121 429 4352

Chase Jazzmen:
Feb 14 Trumpet, Bilston
Feb 19 CEM Club, Northfield
Mar 14 Trumpet, Bilston
Mar 17 St Peter & St Paul Church, Wem
01746 712766 - www.chasejazz.co.uk

Fat Chops Big BandFAT CHOPS
Feb 11 Special Guest Mark Nightingale
Mar 11 TBA
Both at Moseley All Services 12.30 £10 on the door
Wed 20 Dec Birmingham Big band Special guest Matt Ford
Moseley all services 12.30
£9.00 on the door.
01675 442050

JB’s Jazz & Blues:
Feb 4 & Mar 11 Jazz-a-matazz
Monthly last Sunday JB’s Jazz Club at Cheltenham Area Sports & Soc Club
01452 862328

Midland Youth Jazz OrchestraMYJO
Feb 17 Roses Theatre, Tewkesbury
Feb 28 Belvedere Jazz Club, Wickford
Mar 22 Central Methodist Hall, Walsall with Special Guest Clare Teal
Ring 01675 442050 for info

Southside Big Band:The Stadium, Wheelers Lane, Kings Heath, B13 0ST
Dec 13 Farewell Concert Star Guest Jeff Hooper
8.30pm £8 0121-475 6177

 Steve King Big Band:
Feb 24 St Mary’s Church, Alveley
Mar 25 Lickey End Social Club
0121 550 1564 - www.stevekingbigband.co.uk

Sutton Swing Band:
Second Thursday of the Month at the Toby Inn, Sutton Park

Feb/Mar Bands - Feb/Mar Venues - Feb/Mar Festivals
Dec/Jan Listings

VENUES

Where events aren't given please refer to the advert in the magazine or ring the venue.

VARIOUS DAYS

Actress & Bishop, Ludgate Hill, B'ham
Every Sunday - Live Jazz Rhythm ‘n’ Blues & Rock ‘n’ Roll with Great Guest Artists 3-6pm
Every Wednesday - Trevor Burton Band

FREE 0121-236 742

Solihull Trad Jazz Club: Royal British Legion, B91 3DH
0121-705 0742

Trumpet, Bilston
Trumpet, Bilston:
FEBRUARY
Thu 1 Sheila Fawkes Quintet
Fri 2 Swing Parade
Sat 3 John Dickenson Original Dixieland Stompers
Sun 4 Lunch: John Evans & Terry Roberts Trio Eve: Ratatouille
Mon 5 Reg & Musti
Tue 6 Dutch Lewis Quartet
Wed 7 Patsy Gamble Band
Thu 8 Bill Hayes Trio
Fri 9 Swing Parade
Sat 10 Ron Hills & Tony Pipkin Quintet
Sun 11 Lunch: Henry Newman Trio Eve: 57 Fury
Mon 12 Reg & Musti
Tue 13 The Pacitto Legacy
Wed 14 Chase Jazzmen
Thu 15 Dutch Lewis and his Select Trio
Fri 16 Swing Parade
Sat 17 Old Comrades
Sun 18 Lunch: Andy Bucknall Blues and Rhythm & Blues Eve: Tim Amann Xtet
Mon 19 Reg & Musti
Tue 20 Strumpit
Wed 21 Mercia Jazz 5
Thu 22 Big ‘B’ Swingtet
Fri 23 Swing Parade
Sat 24 Vic Evans and the Blue Notes
Sun 25 Lunch: John Evans & Terry Roberts Trio Eve: Henry Newman Band
Mon 26 Reg & Musti
Tue 27 Style Unlimited
Wed 28 Mike Turner Band
JANUARY
Thu 1 Sheila Fawkes Quintet
Fri 2 Swing Parade
Sat 3 New Orleans Experience
Sun 4 Lunch: John Evans & Terry Roberts Trio Eve: Ratatouille
Mon 5 Reg & Musti
Tue 6 Dutch Lewis Quartet
Wed 7 Patsy Gamble Band
Thu 8 Bill Hayes Trio
Fri 9 Swing Parade
Sat 10 Old Comrades
Sun 11 Lunch: Henry Newman Trio Eve: 57 Fury
Mon 12 Reg & Musti
Tue 13 The Pacitto Legacy
Wed 14 Chase Jazzmen
Thu 15 Dutch Lewis and his Select Trio
Fri 16 Swing Parade
Sat 17 Emily Bacon’s Good Time Gang
Sun 18 Lunch: Andy Bucknall Blues and Rhythm & Blues Eve: Tim Amann Xtet
Mon 19 Reg & Musti
Tue 20 Sheila Waterfield Band
Wed 21 Mercia Jazz 5
Thu 22 Strumpit
Fri 23 Swing Parade
Sat 24 Ron Hills & Tony Pipkin Quintet
Sun 25 Lunch: John Evans & Terry Roberts Trio Eve: Henry Newman Band
Mon 26 Reg & Musti
Tue 27 Style Unlimited
Wed 28 Mike Turner Band
Thu 29 Big ‘B’ Swingtet
Fri 30 Swing Parade
Sat 31 Vic Evans and the Blue Notes
(01902) 493723

MONDAYS


Kenilworth Jazz Club
- Glasshouse Lane, CV8 2AJ:
Monthly First Monday
7.45pm £7.50 on door
www.kenilworthjazzclub.co.uk

Jazz At The Manor
Tamworth Mainstream & Modern
, Bolehall Manor, Amington Rd, B77 3LH
February 12th Al Gurr Trio Tom Hill Nick Millward
March 12th TBA
8.30pm 01902 344972

TUESDAYS

Bournville
Bournville Jazz Club, Mary Vale Road
Feb 6th & Mar 6th Henry Newman Band with Fred Webb (vocs)
Feb 13 & Mar 13th: Mercia Jazz 5 with Tong Billingsley (tpt)
Feb 20th & Mar 20th: Frank
Partridge’s Swing Session
Feb 27th & Mar 30th: The New Orleans Wanderers with Stan Stephens (tbn)

FREE 0121-459 5101

Corner Pocket Jazz & Blues:
Monthly 2nd Tuesday

Monthly Second Tuesday at Standard Triumph Club, Herald Ave, Tile Hill, CV5 6UB 8pm £5

Droitwich Jazz Club: Gaudet Luce Golf Club, WR9 7JR
No gig in February
Mar 13 Jeremy Huggett’s Jazz Brigade

8pm £9 01905 771528 - www.richardleachjazz.co.uk

Perry Hill Tavern: Perry Hill Rd, Oldbury
Old Comrades 8.45pm

Regent Sports & Social Club: 102 Regent Rd, Leicester LE1 7DA
Live Jazz Every Tuesday 8pm

spotted dogSpotted Dog: 104 Warwick St, Digbeth, B12 0NH
Every Tuesday 9pm Free entry, Gourmet Barbecue
Every Tuesday 9pm

0121-772 3822 - aspottedblog.wordpress.com

WEDNESDAYS

Bedford Street Bar:
Jazz Jamm Every Wednesday at 4 Bedford St, Leamington Spa,

CV32 5DY 01926 332506

Dunchurch Jazz Club: Village Hall, Rugby Rd, CV22 6PN
Feb 21 Music of Grappelli & Reinhardt
Mar 28 Swinging Vibraphone Spectacular

07515 275655

Jazz on Tap: National Brewery Centre, Burton on Trent, DE14 1NG
Feb 7 Josephine Arthur Quartet 8pm

07710 545 555 (Paul Jefferies) www.nationalbrewerycentre.co.uk

Leam
Leam-Jazz:
Rugby Club, Kenilworth Rd, CV32 6RG
Feb 21 Andy Panayi
Mar 21 TBA

£8 07919 210510 www.leam-jazz.com

Pershore Jazz Club: Monthly Last Wednesday at New Venue: Pershore Football Club, King Georges Way, WR10 1QU
Feb 28 Remi Harris Trio
Mar 28 T J Johnson & His Band

01386 554235 www.pershorejazz.org.uk

 Stratford Jazz:
Venue 1: Stratford Arts House
Feb 14 Andra Sparks & Nick Weldon Valentine’s Special
Feb 28 Chris Bowdens’ Unlikely Being
Mar 14 Pete Oxley & Nic Meier Quartet
Mar 28 Julian Siegel Quartet

8pm £12 01789 207100 - www.stratfordjazz.org.uk

Sutton Coldfield Trad JC Walmley Social Club, Fox Hollies Rd, B76 2RJ
Feb
7 Kevin Grenfell’s Jazz Giants (with Paul Harrison).
14 Martin Bennett’s Old Green River Band
21 Chicago Teddy Bears
28 Wabash Jazzmen
March
7 New Orleans Heat
14 George Huxley’s All Stars
21 Sussex Jazz Kings
28 Brian Mellor’s Jazz Ramblers

Wednesdays 8.30pm - admission £4.00 (unless stated otherwise) - 8.30pm - 0121-308 4660

THURSDAYS

Silvershine Jazz Club
@ Bearwood Corks Club, Bearwood Road, B66 4BT
Jazz every Thursday - see website for details

Doors 8.30pm Starts 9pm - 0121-429 4352
www.bearwoodjazz.co.uk

Burton Jazz
Burton Jazz Club, Marston's Social Club
Dec
Feb 1 Eureka Jazz Band
Feb 15 New Orleans Bump Band
Mar 1 Mick Owen & Scarlettes Serenaders
Mar 15 Apex Jazz & Swing Band

George Huxley JC
George Huxley’s Jazz Club Monthly
Solihull British Legion, Union Rd, B91 3DH
Monthly Last Thursday
except August
8.30pm £8/£7 01564 730098

Harrisons Sports & Social Club: Great Wyrley, WS6 6EU
FEBRUARY
Thurs 1st EUREKA JAZZ BAND
Thurs 15th NEW ORLEANS BUMP BAND
MARCH
Thurs 1st MICK OWEN& SCARLETTES SERENADERS.
Thurs 15th APEX JAZZ & SWING BAND APRIL
Thurs 5th CLIVE and the JIVE FIVE

0780 123 6481

FRIDAYS

Bar No 10
Live Jazz Every Friday

0121-271 0600

Market Bosworth Jazz Club: Parish Hall, Park St, CV13 0LL
Feb 16 The Music of Grappelli & Reinhardt
Mar 16 A Tribute to the Legendary Cole Porter

07515 275655

SATURDAYS

Shrewsbury Jazz Network: The Hive, Belmont, SY1 1TE
Mar 10 Pearce/Greene Quintet

8pm - 01743 234970 - www.shrewsburyjazznetwork.co.uk

SUNDAYS

BrooklandsHotel, Shrewsbury, SY3 9JT
Monthly 2nd Sunday Chicago Swing Katz:

01743 344270

JAZZAMATAZZ
Jazzamatazz, Coventry:
Westwood Heath Club & Reading Room, Westwood Heath Road Coventry, CV4 8GP
Every Sunday
Feb

4 Apex Jazz & Blues
7 Wednesday Evening: Tribute to Kenny Ball “Kenny Ball Greatest Hits” by The Ian Bateman Jazz Band £10
11th Alex Clarke (young lady Saxophonist) with Bill Coleman,B Nick Millward, D Tom Kincaid,P
18 Annette Gregory’s Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald
25 Scarlette Serenaders
March
4 Frog Island Jazz band
11 JB Jazz & Blues
18th Phoenix Jazzmen with Sheila Fawkes
25 Kevin Grenfell’s Jazz Giants with John Hallam
Sunday 12.30 to 15.00.£5. Raffle
02476 403707 www.jazzamatazz.org.uk

Knowle Jazz:
Fortnightly Sunday Afternoon
Venue at Knowle Royal British
Legion, Warwick Rd, B93 9LF

12.30pm 07599 002275 www.knowlejazz.org.uk

Malthouse, B’ham:
Jazzstrata Every Sunday 1pm

Rugby Jazz:
Third Sunday of the Month at Rugby Hotel, Sheep St, CV21 3BX

 Stafford Jazz Society: White Eagle Club, Riverway, ST16 3TH
Sundays, 12.30-3.00pm 01785 226950 - www.staffordjazz.org

Feb/Mar Bands - Feb/Mar Venues - Feb/Mar Festivals
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FESTIVALS & EVENTS

Warwick Arts Centre:
Feb 8 ‘A Tribute To Art Blakey’ with Nubiyan Twist
02476 524524

Swingshift:
Feb 25 Don Mather’s New Band with Special Guest Frank Griffin Jaguar Sports & Social Club,Browns Lane, Coventry
02476 715395

Venture Away:
March 16-19 Royal Bath Hotel'
01305 750797 www.ventureawaymusicweekends.co.uk

Venture Away:
March 23-26 Royal Hotel, Scarborough
01305 750797 www.ventureawaymusicweekends.co.uk

John Hallam & Friends:
April 13-15, 2018 Burnside Hotel, Bowness on Windermere
01942 811522 www.johnhallamjazz.co.uk

Knowle Jazz Festival:
April 21 Knowle Royal British Legion, Warwick Rd, B93 9LF A
Full Day Of The Very Best In Jazz
07599 002275

B’ham, Solihull & Sandwell Jazz Festival:
April 26 Jazz Festival Celebration Dinner at B’ham Conference & Events Centre, Holiday Inn, Hill St, B5 4EW
0121-454 7020 www.bigbearmusic.com

Kirkcudbright Jazz Festival:
June 14-17 Tickets from Leon McCaig, 90 St Mary St, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4EJ
01557 330467 www.kirkcudbrightjazzfestival.co.uk

RAF Centenary Concert & Dance:
July 7, 2018 Hangar One, RAF Museum Cosford 0121-780 3333
www.thsh.co.uk

B’ham, Solihull & Sandwell Jazz Festival:
July 20-29
0121-454 7020 www.bigbearmusic.com

Pershore Jazz Festival:
Aug 17-19 All Sessions in 4 Venues in One Location within Pershore College Campus
www.pershorejazz.org.uk

Venture Away 2018
Venture Away:

Oct 12-15 Royal Bath Hotel, Bournemouth
01305 750797 www.ventreawaymusicweekends.co.uk

Venture Away:
Nov 2-5 Royal Hotel, Scarborough
01305 750797 www.ventreawaymusicweekends.co.uk

Venture Away:
Nov 2-5 Grand Hotel, Torquay
01305 750797 www.ventreawaymusicweekends.co.uk

John Hallam & Friends:
Nov 16-18 Burnside Hotel, Bowness on Windermere
01942 811522 www.johnhallamjazz.co.uk

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