Jazzwise Monthly UK Gig Guide

Listings are also availble FREE via the Jazzwise iTunes App – download here and install and scroll through the free pages to get to the gig guide.

Advertisement

FEBRUARY 2017

Wednesday             

1 The Mo Pleasure Band 

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

1 Trichotomy          

The Vortex, 11 Gillett Square, London N16

EST-influenced Australian three-piece Trichotomy return to the UK with their distinctive jazz sounds from Down-Under. Comprised of pianist Sean Foran, drummer John Parker and bassist Samuel Vincent they’ll be showcasing tracks from their new album Known-Unknown.

1 Irnya Parr 

Pizza Express Jazz Club, Dean Street, London W1

1 Ruby Turner        

Ronnie Scott’s, 47 Frith Street, London W1

Thursday                  

2 Anoushka Lucas and Friends

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

2 Rob Townsend with the Spin Trio

The Spin Jazz Club, 129 High Street, Oxford

2 Gerry Richardson's Big Idea  

Jazz Café, 25 Pink Lane, Newcastle upon Tyne

2 Barry Green Trio

Bonington Theatre, High Street, Arnold, Nottingham

2 Charlie Parker on Dial  

Hideaway, 2 Empire Mews, London SW16

2 Fini Bearman      

Kings Place, 90 York Way, Kings Cross, London N1

2 Christine Tobin   

The Vortex, 11 Gillett Square, London N16

2 The Gypsy Dynamite Duo       

Le Quecumbar, 42-44 Battersea High Street, Battersea, London SW11

2 Stuart Davies and the New Standard           

Empty Shop, 35c Framwellgate Bridge, Durham

2 Jonny Phillips and Giorgio Serci        

City Halls, Candleriggs, Glasgow

2-4 Dr Lonnie Smith Trio 

Ronnie Scott’s, 47 Frith Street, London W1

Friday            

3 New Century Ragtime Orchestra with Keith Nichols and Nick Ward  

Caedmon Hall, Gateshead Central Library, Prince Consort Road, Gateshead

3 Derek Nash Acoustic Quartet

Wakefield Jazz, Wakefield Sports Club, College Grove, Eastmoor Road, Wakefield

3 Jean Toussaint and Jason Rebello plus Empirical           

Kings Place, 90 York Way, Kings Cross, London N1

3 Fini Bearman      

The Red Lion UAB, Warstone Lane, Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham

3 Mark Pringle and Tom Syson Duo     

Southbank Centre, Central Bar Foyer, Level 2, Royal Festival Hall, London SE1

3-4 Jocelyn Brown

Hideaway, 2 Empire Mews, London SW16

3 Lekan Babalola's Sacred Funk          

Symphony Hall Café Bar, Symphony Hall, Level 3 Foyer, Birmingham

3 Radio Daze          

Le Quecumbar, 42-44 Battersea High Street, Battersea, London SW11

3 Disquiet Quartet with Corey Mwamba         

The Cube, Market Place, Cathedral Quartet, Derby

3 Loco Ironico        

Pizza Express Jazz Club, Dean Street, London W1

3 Graeme Wilson and Mark Williams   

Globe, 11 Railway Street, Newcastle upon Tyne

3 Imaani       

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

3 Heads South       

Terry O'Toole Theatre, Moor Lane, North Hykeham, Lincolnshire

Saturday                   

4 Somethin' Blue   

Mercure Hotel, 9-12 Priestgate, Darlington

4 Rendezvous Jazz          

Sandpiper, Farringdon Road, Cullercoats

4 Pete Tiger Sheppard     

Le Quecumbar, 42-44 Battersea High Street, Battersea, London SW11

4-5 Barry Green Trio        

The Vortex, 11 Gillett Square, London N16

4 Savannah Jazz Band    

St Augustine's Parish Centre, Larchfield Street, Darlington

4 Durham University Big Band 

Pizza Express Jazz Club, Dean Street, London W1

4 Mia Webb and Roy Willis          

New Ship Inn, 403 Sunderland Road, Cleadon

4 Giacomo Smith and Smitty's Big Four         

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

4 Heads South       

Mareham-Le-Fen Hall, Main Street, Mareham-Le-Fen, Lincolnshire

Sunday                     

5 Spirit Farm           

Bridge Hotel, Castle Garth, Newcastle upon Tyne

5 Vince Dunn Orchestra  

Hideaway, 2 Empire Mews, London SW16

5 The Loop Project with Ivo Neame      

Turner Sims, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton

5 Tim Rose (evening) The Hot Club of Jupiter (lunchtime)

Pizza Express Jazz Club, Dean Street, London W1

5-6 The Rosenbergs         

Le Quecumbar, 42-44 Battersea High Street, Battersea, London SW11

5 Nate Wooley plus Evan Parker plus Seymour Wright     

Cafe Oto, 18-22 Ashwin Street, Dalston, London E8

5 Vieux Carré Jazzmen   

Red House Farm, Hepscott Drive, Monkseaton

5-7 Ruby Turner    

Ronnie Scott’s, 47 Frith Street, London W1


Monday                    

6 Seamus Blake    

Vortex, 11 Gillett Square, London N16

Tuesday                   

7 Barry Green New York Trio    

Betchworth Park Golf Club, Reigate Road, Dorking

7 Henry Spencer and Juncture 

Pizza Express Jazz Club, Dean Street, London W1

7 Seamus Blake Trio        

Black Swan, 69 Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne

7 Dan Reinstein and Dill Katz    

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

Wednesday             

8 Phronesis

Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts, Nottingham

8 Abraham Brody 

The Vortex, 11 Gillett Square, London N16

8-12 Euge Groove 

Pizza Express Jazz Club, Dean Street, London W1

8-9 Louis Hayes    

Ronnie Scott’s, 47 Frith Street, London W1

Thursday                  

9 Seamus Blake    

Seven Arts, 31 Harrogate Road, Chapel Allerton, Leeds

9 Quercus   

St George's Bristol, Great George Street, Bristol

Peerless chamber-jazz meets folk super group Quercus is comprised of vocalist June Tabor, pianist Huw Warren and saxophonist Iain Ballamy. They’ll be previewing tracks from their forthcoming ECM record in their own ever so inimitable style.

9 Josh Kemp with The Spin Trio

The Spin Jazz Club, 129 High Street, Oxford

9 Jim Mullen Organ Trio  

Bonington Theatre, High Street, Arnold, Nottingham

9 Avishai Cohen with BBC Concert Orchestra         

Barbican, Silk Street, London EC2

9 Washington Whirlygig Trad Jazz Band        

The Doncaster Conservative Club, 22 South Parade, Doncaster

9 Colin Steele Quintet      

Blue Lamp, 121 Gallowgate, Aberdeen

9 Damon Brown International Quartet 

Hidden Rooms, 7b Jesus Lane, Cambridge

9 BABMUS  

Globe, 11 Railway Street, Newcastle upon Tyne

Friday            

10 Maria Chiara Argiro    

Globe, 11 Railway Street, Newcastle upon Tyne

10 Alan Barnes and Paul Edis (evening)        

Traveller's Rest, 2 West Auckland Road, Cockerton, Darlington

10 CharCole Collective   

The Red Lion UAB, Warstone Lane, Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham

10 Joe Stilgoe        

Turner Sims, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton

10 Jorge Rossy     

The Vortex, 11 Gillett Square, London N16

10 Flying Machines           

Southbank Centre, Central Bar Foyer, Level 2, Royal Festival Hall, London SE1

10 Seamus Blake Trio     

Wakefield Jazz, Wakefield Sports Club, College Grove, Eastmoor Road, Wakefield

10 Tim Ellis Jazz Manouche Collective           

Le Quecumbar, 42-44 Battersea High Street, Battersea, London SW11

10 Salif Keita          

Barbican, Silk Street, London EC2

10 Madeleine Peyroux     

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

10 Alan Barnes and Paul Edis (lunchtime)     

Gala Theatre and Cinema, Millenium Place, Durham

10-11Pee Wee Ellis Funk Assembly   

Ronnie Scott’s, 47 Frith Street, London W1

Saturday                   

11 Georgina Jackson       

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

11 Ed Jones

The Vortex, 11 Gillett Square, London N16

11 Ernest Dawkins

Globe, 11 Railway Street, Newcastle upon Tyne

11 Charles Alexander and Andy Robinson    

Le Quecumbar, 42-44 Battersea High Street, Battersea, London SW11

11 The Don Paterson Situation  

Eyemouth Hippodrome, Harbour Road, Eyemouth

11 Salif Keita          

Cambridge Corn Exchange, Wheeler Street, Cambridge

11 Heidi Vogel        

Pizza Express Jazz Club, Dean Street, London W1

11 Maciek Pysz Quartet  

Hive, Belmont, Shrewsbury

11 Punkt      

Rich Mix, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London E1

Sunday                     

12 Barb Jungr (evening) 606 Gospel Group (lunchtime)    

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

12 Nikki Allen and Orca   

Inkwell Arts, 31 Potternewton Lane, Chapel Allerton, Leeds

12 Mark Nightingale         

The Bell Hotel, Market Hill, Clare, Suffolk

12-13Lionel Loueke         

The Vortex, 11 Gillett Square, London N16

12 Troika     

Le Quecumbar, 42-44 Battersea High Street, Battersea, London SW11

12 Madwort Saxophone Quartet plus Noize Choir   

Bridge Hotel, Castle Garth, Newcastle upon Tyne

12 Wild Card           

Ronnie Scott's Bar, 47 Frifth Street, London W1

12 Big Chris Big Band     

Maltings Theatre & Cinema, Eastern Lane, Berwick upon Tweed

12 Matt Roberts Big Band (evening) Salena Jones (lunchtime)   

Ronnie Scott’s, 47 Frith Street, London W1


Monday                    

13 Nick Smart        

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

13 Darius Brubeck

Ronnie Scott’s, 47 Frith Street, London W1

Tuesday                   

14 Stella Roberts Sextet 

The Jam House, 3-5 St Pauls Square, Birmingham

Jazz pianist Stella Roberts learnt her trade at Birmingham Conservatoire, honing her innate musicality and impressive piano technique under the watchful eyes of the likes of Liam Noble, John Turville and John Taylor. A young jazz talent in the making – she’s well worth checking out.

14 Neale meets Steele    

Betchworth Park Golf Club, Reigate Road, Dorking

14 Fleur de Paris   

Le Quecumbar, 42-44 Battersea High Street, Battersea, London SW11

14 Emma Smith     

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

14 Natalie Williams and Brendan Reilly          

Ronnie Scott’s, 47 Frith Street, London W1

Wednesday             

15 John Law

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

15 Niran Obasa      

The Vortex, 11 Gillett Square, London N16

15 Térez Montcalm Trio   

Spice of Life, 6 Moor Street, Soho, London W1

15-18The Blackbyrds     

Ronnie Scott’s, 47 Frith Street, London W1

Thursday                  

16 Matthew Sulzmann Quartet  

The Vortex, 11 Gillett Square, London N16

16 All Fired Up       

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

16 Cameron Pierre with The Spin Trio

The Spin Jazz Club, 129 High Street, Oxford

Friday            

17 Sam Crockatt Quartet

Wakefield Jazz, Wakefield Sports Club, College Grove, Eastmoor Road, Wakefield

17 Mark Pringle and Tom Syson Duo  

Symphony Hall Café Bar, Symphony Hall, Level 3 Foyer, Birmingham

17 Grooveyard       

The Red Lion UAB, Warstone Lane, Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham

17-18Wayne Hernandez

Hideaway, 2 Empire Mews, London SW16

17 Tony Kofi           

Guildhall Theatre, 3AE, 8A Market Place, Derby

17 Dave Mannington's Riff Raff

The Crypt, St Giles Church, Camberwell, London SE5

17 Gerry Richardson and Adam Sinclair        

Globe, 11 Railway Street, Newcastle upon Tyne

Saturday                   

18 Hidden Orchestra plus Even Parker and Spring Heel Jack     

Hull City Hall, Queen Victoria Square, Carr Lane, Hull

18 Led Bib   

Kings Place, 90 York Way, Kings Cross, London N1

18 Bruce Adams with Strictly Smokin' Big Band     

Globe, 11 Railway Street, Newcastle upon Tyne

18 Chris Garrick    

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

Sunday                     

19 Alex Munk's Flying Machines          

Seven Arts, 31 Harrogate Road, Chapel Allerton, Leeds

19 Mopomoso        

The Vortex, 11 Gillett Square, London N16

19 Zeeteah Massiah         

Pizza Express Jazz Club, Dean Street, London W1

19 Will Gregory with BBC Concert Orchestra plus Matthe Bourne         

Hull City Hall, Queen Victoria Square, Carr Lane, Hull

19 Natalie Williams Soul Family (evening) The Jazz Dynamos (lunchtime)

Ronnie Scott’s, 47 Frith Street, London W1


Monday                    

20 Dave Mannington's Riff Raff

St Lawrence Chapel, St Lawrence Lane, Ashburton

20 Freedom

The Vortex, 11 Gillett Square, London N16

20-21Sarah McKenzie Trio and Quincy Jones presents: Justin Kauflin          

Ronnie Scott’s, 47 Frith Street, London W1

Tuesday                   

21 Steve Waterman Quartet      

Betchworth Park Golf Club, Reigate Road, Dorking

21 Dave Mannington's Riff Raff

St Ives Jazz Club, Western Hotel, Royal Square, St Ives

21 Jazz from the Royal Academy of Music with the Myklos Viningas Band

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

Wednesday             

22 Dave Mannington's Riff Raff

Heligan Kitchen, Lost Gardens of Heligan, Pentewan

22 Emilia Martensson      

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

22 Evan Parker      

The Vortex, 11 Gillett Square, London N16

22 Nora Francesca Germain     

Pizza Express Jazz Club, Dean Street, London W1

22 Lullaby of Birdland      

Ronnie Scott’s, 47 Frith Street, London W1

Thursday                  

23 Pocket Jazz Orchestra          

Ship, Redmarshall, Darlington

23 Strictly Smokin' Jazz Band   

Millstone, Haddricks Mill Road, South Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne

23 The Colin Yates Quintet         

The Doncaster Conservative Club, 22 South Parade, Doncaster

23 Gilad Atzmon with Alan Barnes

The Spin Jazz Club, 129 High Street, Oxford

23 Gard Nilssen Acoustic Unity plus The Enemy    

The Vortex, 11 Gillett Square, London N16

23-26Paul Brown and Chris Strandring         

Pizza Express Jazz Club, Dean Street, London W1

23 Led Bib   

Hidden Rooms, 7b Jesus Lane, Cambridge

23 Dave Kane's Magic YaYa Band       

Seven Arts, 31 Harrogate Road, Chapel Allerton, Leeds

23 Brandon Allen Quartet           

Bonington Theatre, High Street, Arnold, Nottingham

23 John East Project        

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

23 Debbie Sledge with Niels Lan Doky Trio   

Ronnie Scott’s, 47 Frith Street, London W1

Friday            

24 Samara  

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

24 Reuben James Richards      

Hideaway, 2 Empire Mews, London SW16

24 The Family Band          

Wakefield Jazz, Wakefield Sports Club, College Grove, Eastmoor Road, Wakefield

24 Sefrial     

Southbank Centre, Central Bar Foyer, Level 2, Royal Festival Hall, London SE1

24 Dave Mannington's Riff Raff

Calstock Arts Centre, The Old Chapel, Sand Lane, Calstock

24 & 26 Snake Davis Band         

Pizza Express Jazz Club, Dean Street, London W1

24 Mo Scott Band  

Globe, 11 Railway Street, Newcastle upon Tyne

24-25Goldie feat Heritage Ensemble 

Ronnie Scott’s, 47 Frith Street, London W1

Saturday                   

25 Levee Ramblers NOJB plus Rendezvous Jazz  

Exchange, Howard Street, North Shields

25 Chris Laurence Quartet         

The Vortex, 11 Gillett Square, London N16

25 Soothsayers     

Hideaway, 2 Empire Mews, London SW16

25 Rat Pack Vegas Spectacular           

Gala Theatre and Cinema, Millenium Place, Durham

25 The Don Paterson Situation  

Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, St Andrews

Sunday                     

26 Connie Lush      

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

26 Jacqui Hicks     

The Bell Hotel, Market Hill, Clare, Suffolk

26 Eastgate Big Band      

Seven Arts, 31 Harrogate Road, Chapel Allerton, Leeds

26 The Don Paterson Situation  

Tron Theatre, 63 Trongate, Glasgow

26 Ronnie Scott's Blues Explosion (evening) Johnny O'Neal (lunchtime)

Ronnie Scott’s, 47 Frith Street, London W1


Monday                    

27 Tommy Blaize Band   

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

27 Trinity Laban Jazz Night        

Ronnie Scott’s, 47 Frith Street, London W1

Tuesday                   

28 Ben Wendell Group     

Ronnie Scott’s, 47 Frith Street, London W1

28 MonkSpentYouth         

Jamboree, Limehouse, London E1

28 Emmanuel Waldron    

606 Club, 90 Lots Road, London SW10

28 Flying Machines           

Globe, 11 Railway Street, Newcastle upon Tyne

28 Maine Street Jazzmen           

Jesmond Royal British Legion Club, West Jesmond Avenue, Jesmond, Newcastle

upon Tyne

28 Bill Laurance Group    

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

Snarky Puppy keys-man Bill Laurance takes to the stage following the recent release of his ‘Live at the Union Chapel’ record. Laurance is a highly skilled and creative composer with a brooding intensity that is always captivating live.

28 John Etheridge and Vimala Rowe   

Betchworth Park Golf Club, Reigate Road, Dorking

28 Louise Golbey  

Pizza Express Jazz Club, Dean Street, London W1

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website

If you do not change browser settings, you consent to continue. Learn more

I understand

Subcribe To Jazzwise

Call 0800 137201 to subscribe or click here to email the subscriptions team

Get in touch

Jazzwise Magazine,
St. Judes Church,
Dulwich Road, 
Herne Hill,
London, SE24 0PD.

0208 677 0012

Latest Tweets

RT @chrisphilips: Exclusive first play of unreleased Jaco Pastorius and @jazzwise Mag's Jon Newey picks tunes. #TheBlueprint tonight 22:00…
Follow Us - @Jazzwise
Mat Ridley Qt set the controls for the heart of the sun last night at the Verdict in Brighton with Jason Yarde hitting stratospheric heights
Follow Us - @Jazzwise
@MusicClerk I remember thinking that's what the business was all about... alas, I missed the 60s golden age
Follow Us - @Jazzwise
Fri's vibes sourced from new Joshua Abrams & Natural Information Society https://t.co/7MYVJlnfqM @ilkamedia @Glitterbeat_Rec @matanaroberts
Follow Us - @Jazzwise
Saxophonist Tim Armacost triumphant at The Verdict https://t.co/lrNiwQaPtO @verdictjazz @WhirlwindRecord @mpjanisch… https://t.co/wtEdEnbL8D
Follow Us - @Jazzwise

Newsletter

Sign up to the Jazzwise monthly E-Newsletter