Tag: Jazz

The Chris Ingham Trio – The Jazz of Dudley Moore

The Chris Ingham Trio – The Jazz of Dudley Moore

Fri 1 Jul 2022, 7:30PM

Friday night jazz with the welcome return of The Chris Ingham Trio

Beloved comic actor Dudley Moore (1935-2002) was also a dazzling
jazz pianist and a composer of wit and depth.

The Chris Ingham Trio
revisit Dudley’s fabulous 1960s jazz in an entertaining evening
packed with gorgeous music and fascinating anecdote.
With Chris on keyboards, Owen Morgan on bass and George Double on drums

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A Brief History of Jazz with The Paul Higgs Quartet

A Brief History of Jazz with The Paul Higgs Quartet

Friday 6 May 2022, 7:30PM

A Brief History of Jazz with trumpet suprendo Paul Higgs and his band
An entertaining, enlightening musical tour of jazz history presented by one of the UK’s top trumpeters with a live band. Featuring music by the legends Bix Beiderbecke, Louis Armstrong, Dizzy Gillespie, Chet Baker and Miles Davis featuring New Orleans, swing and bebop, through to cool jazz, modal and Latin.

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Oscar Lyons Quartet

Oscar Lyons Quartet

Friday 29th July 2022 7:30pm

16-year-old jazz pianist Oscar Lyons makes his debut at the Two Sisters Arts Centre with Oscar is a two-time National Youth Jazz Collective alumnus, and is currently a member of the Royal Academy of Music’s Junior Jazz programme.

Joined by three exceptional young musicians – George Mooney (tenor sax), Tom Sheen (double bass), and Jess Rollason (drums) – they will play a mixture of Oscar’s original compositions, interspersed with both contemporary and classic jazz tunes.

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The Wednesday Men

The Wednesday Men

Sun 3 Oct 2021, 7:30PM

Easy Listening jazz and swing with local band – The Wednesday Men featuring
Bernie Westren – Leader Sax and clarinet
Keith Robinson – Guitar
Jenny Robinson – Drums
Doug Newton – Bass guitar
Colin Newton – Trombone

The Band are raising money for STOW – Supporting Tanzanian Orphans and Widows which
is a registered charity founded by a group of people in Suffolk in 2005. Its aim is to relieve the poverty and advance the education of children who have been orphaned by AIDS and also other vulnerable children in Tanzania. It works through Tanzanian charities in Tanga.

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Jazz with The Unity Organ Trio

Jazz with The Unity Organ Trio

Thu 30th September 2021, 7:30PM

This is our blurb. Here goes:

The Unity Organ trio are a jazz ensemble who formed in 2018 and have played venues across London and Essex. They play a mixture of Jazz Standards, Latin Bossa Nova and Soulful Grooves. They share a common repertoire from songwriters such as Gershwin, Porter, Van Heusen and Kern as well as Jazz composers Corea, Henderson, Tyner and Davis.

The group comprises of: Alex Hearn (Guit.) Andrew Noble (Org.) and Michael Connolly (ds.)

Alex Hearn has a C.V including Martin Hathaway, Mick Hutton, Dan Banks, Trevor Taylor, Lance Ellington and Jocelyn Brown.

Andrew Noble has performed with Jim Mullen, Derek Nash and Peter King.

Michael Connolly has performed with Kenny Thomas, Laurence Cottle and Richard Cottle.

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