Jazzwise Monthly UK Gig Guide

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May 2017


1 The Necks

St Luke's Church, 64 Old Shoreham Road, Brighton  

1 Walter Trout        

Whitley Bay Playhouse, Marine Avenue, Whitley Bay

1 Cheltenham Jazz Festival: Gregory Porter, Arun Ghosh, Denys Baptiste and more

Various Venues, Cheltenham      

1 Jon Shenoy Draw By Four      

Pizza Express Jazz Club, Dean Street, London W1    

1 Logan Richardson         

Jazz Café, 5 Parkway, Camden Town, London NW1 

1 Norma Winstone with Interplay          

Restaurant in the Park, Jephson Gardens, Leamington Spa

1-2 Matthew Halsall and Dwight Trible

Ronnie Scott’s, 47 Frith Street, London W1      

1 Nigel Price and Dave Lewis    

Red Lion, 92-94 Linkfield Road, Isleworth, Middlesex


2 The Printmakers

Betchworth Park Golf Club, Reigate Road, Dorking    

2 Customs House Big Band       

New Crown Hotel, Mowbray Road, South Shields      

2 Dan Reinstein plus Dill Katz   

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

2 Roberto Manzin Quartet           

Baker Street, 25-27 Wood Street, Swindon       

2 Kandace Springs           

Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton



3 Tim Whitehead    

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

3 Snarky Puppy     

Sage Gateshead, St Mary's Square, Gateshead Quays, Gateshead           

3 Robert Cray Band         

Cadogan Hall, 5 Sloane Terrace, London SW1           

3 John Ball  

Jazz at The Lescar, 303 Sharrow Vale Road, Sheffield         

3 Partikel     

Queen's Head, Monmouth, Wales          

3-4 Led Bib  

The Vortex, 11 Gillett Square, London N16      

3 The Necks

Jazz Café, 5 Parkway, Camden Town, London NW1 

3-4 Takuya Kuroda           

Ronnie Scott’s, 47 Frith Street, London W1      


4 Partikel     

Café Jazz, Sandringham Hotel, 21 St Mary's Street, Cardiff  

4 Cintia Horvath    

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

4 Byron Wallen      

The Spin Jazz Club, 129 High Street, Oxford   


5-7 Barb Jungr Dreaming Our Woods 

The Core at Corby Cube, George Street, Corby          

5 Stephmother Jag           

Symphony Hall Café Bar, Level 3 Foyer, Birmingham

5 Partikel     

Progress Theatre, The Mount, Reading 

5 Gabriele Heller and Steve Glendinning        

Queen's Hall Arts Centre, Beaumont Street, Hexham 

5 Ian Chalk's Firebird Quartet    

Wakefield Sports Club, College Grove, Eastmoor Road, Wakefield

This month marks the 30th anniversary of the very first Wakefield jazz gig. The programme is still going strong and the landmark celebrations kick off with some storming modern jazz from trumpeter Ian Chalk’s fine four piece.

5 1 Up feat Dave Lewis    

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

5 Courtney Pine feat Omar         

Turner Sims, University of Southampton, Southampton         

5 Ben Cummings Quartet           

Witney Jazz Club, Burwell Hall, Thorney Leys, Witney           

5 Led Bib     

Blue Orange Theatre, 118 Great Hampton Street, Birmingham        

5 Snarky Puppy plus Becca Stevens plus House of Waters        

O2 Academy, 211 Stockwell Road, London SW9        

5 Customs House Big Band       

Customs House, Mill Dam, South Shields         

5 Kandace Springs           

Sage Gateshead, St Mary's Square, Gateshead Quays, Gateshead           

5-6 Alice Zawadzki

Grafham Water, near Huntingdon, Cambridge 

5-6 Manu Dibango and the Soul Makossa Gang       

Ronnie Scott’s, 47 Frith Street, London W1      

5 Jo Harrop 

OSO Arts Centre, 49 Station Road, Barnes       

5 Pat McCarthy Quartet  

Glyde House, Little Horton Lane, Bradford       


6 Tectonics Festival: The Necks and BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra      

Glasgow City Halls, Candleriggs, Glasgow      

6 Mia Webb and Roy Willis          

New Ship Inn, 403 Sunderland Road, Cleadon           

6 Derek Nash         

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

6 Soweto Kinch      

CBSO Centre, Berkley Street, Birmingham       

6 Pete Tanton and The Blue Jazz Quartet      

The Globe, 11 Railway Street, Newcastle         

6 Kandace Springs           

Shoreditch Town Hall, 380 Old Street, London EC1   


7 The JB Jazz and Blues Band  

The Royal British Legion Club, Tailyour Road, Crownhill, Plymouth           

7 Dana Gillespie    

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

7 Gill Manly Acoustic Blues Trio           

Pizza Express Jazz Club, Dean Street, London W1    

7 Led Bib     

Bridge Hotel, Castle Garth, Newfcastle Upon Tyne     

7 Partikel     

Colchester Arts Centre, Church Street, Colchester     

7-8 Nicky Haslam

The Pheasantry, 152 King's Road, Chelsea, London SW3   

7 Rory McInroy      

Rose & Crown, 14 North Parade, Oxford           

7 Mark Lewandowski Trio           

Screen 2, Hawthorne Theatre, The Campus, Welwyn Garden City 

7 TF: Eddie Prévost          

Glasgow City Halls, Candleriggs, Glasgow      

7 Alan Barnes        

Pangbourne Jazz Club, PWMC Rosewood Hall, 1 Whitchurch Road, Pangbourne


7 Ben Holder          

Oxford Wine Café, 38 South Parade, Oxford    

7 Callum Au Big Band (evening) Aubrey Logan (lunchtime)         

Ronnie Scott’s, 47 Frith Street, London W1      

7 Simon Spillett      

The Bell Hotel, Market Hill, Clare, Suffolk          

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