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The orchestra was founded in 2002 for a performance in Canterbury Cathedral as part of the <a>Canterbury Festival, </a>conducted by international conductor and oboist, Nicholas Daniel.
In 2007, the orchestra was brought
“The music by Erodoto Project is a lush, sensuous and beautifully melodic European Jazz with a strong Mediterranean and to some extent Latin feeling. The compositions are all excellent, with typical Italian Jazz harmonic sweetne
We are a Halloween jazz band - come and see us at our Halloween jazz concert at the Oakwood Centre in Woodley on Saturday 26th October 2-3pm - see our facebook page for ticket info . Fancy dress welcome (encouraged) . Fun guarante
The Oakwood Centre, Headley Road, Woodley, Reading, UK
“The band is impressively hip...with a variety of rich melodies, vibrant harmonies and infectious grooves...the optimism of the music shines through like a shaft of sunlight on a winter’s day.” London Jazz News
Jason Yarde – Saxes
Larry Bartley - Bass
Mike Pickering - Drums
In contrast to playing in the big bands of Andrew Hill, McCoy Tyner, Sam Rivers, Hermeto Pascoal, Roy Ayers, Manu Dibango and his own AC
Pianist, Andrew McCormack and Saxophonist, Jason Yarde released their debut, MY DUO at the Queen Elizabeth Hall opposite Tord Gustavsen as part of the London Jazz Festival in 2009.
They followed that up with Places And Other
Outfit Groove is a professional jazz trio / quartet based in South-West England who arrange and perform a diverse range of music from reputed composers that are fun, enjoyable and entertaining to perform and listen to. Public and
Top Latin Jazz Quintet Heads South combines Cuban and other Latin rhythms with distinctive melodies in a thrilling repertoire of original and classic tunes. Features renowned trumpeter Steve Waterman, Cuban percussionist Chin
BEJE SEEK AGENT FOR ALBUM LAUNCH AND PROMOTERS FOR JULY 2020 GIGS
From 2020 David Mowat leads BEJE Bristol European Jazz Ensemble into deeper collaboration with South Koreans singer-pianist Yunmi Sang and guitarist Sangyeon Park.
NoJazz was born in 2001 when musicians from different backgrounds got together. With an explosive first album in 2002, a handful of multi-coloured remixes and cult concerts all over France and the rest of the world, in just a few
Doolally: From the town of Deolali, the location of an army base and sanatorium where soldiers leaving India in the late 19th century were sent before leaving for home. Those that became mentally deranged after contracting a fever
Perfect for hen parties, corporate functions, and weddings (as well as pubs, clubs & nightclubs), we perform dirty blues from the likes of Bessie Smith, Ethel Waters, Alberta Hunter & more. Fun, lively, with more than a to
The quartet was formed in the summer of 2017 to mark the 30th anniversary of Chet Baker’s Last Night in Tokyo Concert. If you have never listened to it, this is one of Chet Baker’s best recordings from a live show with Harold
Blending dark bit-crushed synths with ‘Kind Of Blue’ brass textures, sending urgent sax extrapolations cascading over 909 kicks and filtered pads, with vocals ranging from declamatory to introspective, their music promises to
Speakeasy Bootleg Band are best described as the Northwest\'s premier Vintage Swing, Jive and Gatsby era band specialising in the wedding, function and corporate markets, as well as having a substantial public profile. We are not
Playing original, genre crossing music, award winning Tyneside trio Archipelago fuse jazz, alt-rock and free improvisation to name a few, taking inspiration from musicians as diverse as Don Cherry, Morphine and Joni Mitchell.
The classic jazz formation known as the \'Organ Trio\' may be a new concept to you. If so, you will probably be delighted to know that it is not three organs but rather one organ (usually a Hammond organ), guitar and drums - three
The Delta Saxophone Quartet is recognised both nationally and internationally for it\'s exciting schedule of live performances and cutting edge recordings. These blur the lines of musical categorisation, often inspired by contempo
Conjuring the golden age of jazz, Miss Rosie and the Moonshyne Runners celebrate the Great American Songbook immortalised by such legendary singers as Billie Holiday, Peggy Lee, and Anita O’Day. With her sultry voice and timeles
A four or sometimes five piece jazz group playing \"rat pack\" style swing tunes with a high quality vocalist fronting the band, who has very good audience rapport.
Can send sample tracks upon request and the band has a good webs
Created in 2017, The Groove Surgeons have established themselves as one of the most compelling bands in the Jazz Funk Soul genre. We play music from a range of leading artists including Herbie Hancock, John Scofield, Snarky Puppy,
In hundreds of performances across the UK and Ireland since its formation in 2003, Edinburgh-based JazzMain has helped keep alive the jazz canon of Horace Silver, Hank Mobley, Sonny Rollins Dexter Gordon, George Coleman and many o
ACOUTASTiC BOMBASTiC was forged from a dream that say a handful of musicians explore a vast room filled with various instruments of all shapes and sizes. Made a reality in 2005 the group is linked through a number of longterm musi
Inspired by the Golden Age of Jazz the Italian – American vocalist Jessica De Giudici gives shape to The Red Hot Rags project at the very beginning of 2017.
The 5 piece band pays homage to the Ladies of Jazz revisiting the Gr
Eira/Snow is a collaboration between Caractacus Downes and Lyndon Owen. Having worked closely together in a variety of musical forms over the years their close understanding, improvising spirit and shared joy of playing coupled wi
Down for the Count are a mini big band who bring the sounds of the Swing Era back to life, with an electrifying show full of incredible energy and musicianship.
Since bursting onto the scene at Twinwood Festival in 2013, Down f
Composer/Arranger/Producer RICHARD NILES has contributed to over 40 hits in pop, R&B, rock and jazz. For his work with artists as diverse as Paul McCartney, Ray Charles, James Brown, Cher, Pat Metheny, Bob James, Swing Out Sis
Pianist Justina Curtis is a founder member of Nimbus Tree.
Composer, pianist and vocalist Justina enjoys the exciting terrain of the musical chameleon. Most recently a member of Orphy Robinson’s Third Eye All Stars, her credi
INTERCHANGE is an exciting & diverse new initiative, championing the music of the nation’s most innovative female jazz composers & improvisers, through an annually rotating, ever expanding, pool of female performers &
With sold out concerts and standing ovations the Latvian Radio Big Band has been welcomed in two of the most prestigious concert halls in the United States this year – The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washin
Dome Square, Jauniela, Central District, Riga, Latvia
\'Turn on the Radio\' released the 30th of January 2019 ! Watch the new video !
The song kicks off her upcoming album \'Let\'s go Outside\'
Ingrid Nomad released her debutalbum \'We are One\' in October 2016 and is currentl
Led by saxophonist Ken Field, Revolutionary Snake Ensemble is a funk/street beat improvisational brass band performing a unique blend of original and traditional music.
The Takoushis-Karapatakis Project is a contemporary jazz ensemble from Cyprus, formed in 2008 around the core duo of pianist/composer Marios Takoushis and bassist/composer Gabriel Karapatakis. Their resourceful yet unassuming musi
Karapatakis, Hildenbrand and Spyridakis met on their journeys through the music cultures of the world. The musical backgrounds and experiences of the three musicians are merging in a unique chamber music sound aesthetics in a mira
Dave’s Manington’s Riff Raff is a dynamic ensemble of young musicians that features vocalist Brigitte Beraha (Kenny Wheeler, London Jazz Orchestra), pianist Ivo Neame (Phronesis, Marius Neset), saxophonist Tomas Challenger (Fo
The Emily Francis Trio is one of the hottest acts on the UK jazz scene. Featuring Emily Francis (piano, keyboards), Trevor Boxall (bass), and Jamie Murray (drums), the group’s fresh and original take on the piano trio format mix
We are a steel pan led jazz quartet featuring some of the UK\'s finest jazz musicians: John Donaldson - piano, Mick Hutton - double bass, Eric Ford - drums and of course myself on steel pan. Our debut album \"Joining The Dots\" wa
The Tamas Teszary Quartet has recorded an 8 track album at Wax Studios London. Robert Strauss engineer and producer has provided the four musicians with great support and a very relaxed atmosphere in his funky studio. The album is
Un evento festivo y participativo donde se dan a conocer los mejores vinos y cavas del Penedès a ritmo de Jazz: -Una gran feria de vinos y cavas elaborados en la zona del Penedès. -Conciertos de jazz gratuitos de artistas de pri
Michele Drees Jazz Tap Project (MDJTP) is a spectacular mix of rhythm tap dance and jazz. This project has been developing for over several years, and is helping to secure the revival of the iconic jazz tap from the back streets o
wjcWorld Jazz Collective (previously Strodes World Jazz Project) provides training and participation for aspiring jazz musicians of a reasonable standard who can read music. Band rehearsals take place on Tuesday evenings in Christ
Inspired by the sounds of Lester Young, Benny Goodman, Louis Jordan and Nat King Cole this band, led by saxophonist, clarinetist and vocalist Björn McAteer Dahlberg plays classic swing with a good sense of humour. The band was fo
‘One of the greatest live bands that we have in this country’ - BBC Radio 2
‘An ingenious blend of showmanship and intelligence’ - Sunday Times
‘Clever, and enormous fun’ - Guardian
‘Reinventing the brass band for
Sloth Racket is a band of UK improvisers led by baritone saxophonist <a>Cath Roberts</a>, with Sam Andreae on alto saxophone, Anton Hunter on guitar, Seth Bennett on bass and Johnny Hunter on drums. They play Cath’s compositions
\"Blues and Roots Ensemble did a service to the larger than life legend Charles Mingus...handling the complexities of the bass playing genius with a dapper swagger.\" Jazz Standard.
BETTER THAN TV is a band based in Cambridge.
Better than TV released its first album ‘Late’ in 2015 receiving favourable reviews and radio time. Our second album ‘Song from No Man’s Land’ is out now!
Better than TV
Ahead Only are Guido Spannocchi\'s jazz trio project and have successfully released their debut album on 12\" vinyl last year. The band will preview some new material gathered during their tour in Brazil and continental Europe as
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead, United Kingdom
Shari and her band who play as a duo, trio, quartet or full ensemble will bring a mix of cool and dynamic songs by great artists such as Etta James, Nina Simone and Frank Sinatra, to name just a few. But whoever the artist and wh
We\'re a contemporary jazz quartet based in north of England but perform throughout the UK. We perform original compositions with energy and driving grooves as well as music from great contemporary jazz composers.
12 to The Bar were formed in late 1999 and have gone from strength to strength, playing venues all around Nottinghamshire and further afield. We are comfortable in a concert, or dancing environment. We can play strict tempo waltze
Hi there! I’m Bampi Bill, the coolest dude that you ever viewed! Lots of good stuff on my new website, but my primary intention is to feature the life, loves, aspirations, and problems of the senior generation. Second of all, to
Saxophonist that tries to approach life with humour. Plays in the Julian Costello Quartet that recently released an album called Transitions on 33Jazz Records. Also plays in a trio called Vertigo with Oud/Guitar and Tabla and a tr
A new Gypsy Jazz band with a difference.
We are inspired by the music of Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli’s Quintet of the Hot Club of France. Most Gypsy Jazz bands today consist entirely of stringed instruments. Djang
Jon Taylor, guitar
Peter Morgan, double bass
Pete Miles drums
Band members’ credits include: Gilad Aztmon, Chris Barber, Bob Barnard, Alan Barnes, John Barnes, Harry Beckett, Bill Berry, Acker Bilk, Art Blakey, Campbell Bur
The Project has toured the UK many times with the support of Jazz Services, and has performed at numerous jazz festivals including Swanage, Richmond, Ealing, Manchester, Croydon, Ascot, Teignmouth and London venues including the V
Sandra-Mae Luykx hosts a laid back evening that is the perfect end to your weekend. Featuring Sandra-Mae on vocals and saxophone and luminaries from the London jazz scene, playing some of their favourite tunes.
With cabaret sty
104-a Finchley Road, London, London Borough of Camden NW3 5JJ, United Kingdom
Mood Indigo Events is run by pianist Terence Collie and vocalist Janet McCunn and are dedicated to putting on the very best entertainment. We do this through our monthly jazz concerts along with being able to provide live music fo
The Rebel Yell Jazz Orchestra was started in 2014 with the aim of keeping the sensational music of the Clarke-Boland BIg Band ringing in people\'s ears. RYJO has performed many times across the capital, often with guest players su
The Westside Syncopators are a traditional New Orleans style jazz band that perform at jazz clubs, festivals and concerts as well as many private gigs. The bands full regular line up is Andy Dickens (trumpet and vocals), Al Nichol
Westbrook & Company
featuring Tim Goodwin as Raoul Dufy
Kate Westbrook, Martine Waltier, Billy Bottle, voices
Marcus Vergette double bass Alan Wakeman saxophones
Mike Westbrook piano
On the sea w
MIKE WESTBROOK THE UNCOMMON ORCHESTRA A BIGGER SHOW LIVE
“What a splendid rumpus. Mike Westbrook’s 22‐piece Uncommon Orchestra rolls into town like a rumbustious if faintly sinister carnival to perform a ‘jazz-rock orator
With their latest album House of Leaves, Just East have arrived at an extraordinary synthesis of sound, colour, light and imagery — the apotheosis of a musical idea whose roots go back to 1993.
Back then Just East gained a re
25A Rosslyn Avenue, East Barnet, Barnet, United Kingdom
JAMES BROWN IS ANNIE
One of the UK\'s most accessible jazz-funk artists, James Brown is Annie (JBiA) met in a piano bar, rehearse next to a sex shop, and take their name from an Eddie Murphy SNL sketch.
The Scottish sextet\
\'The Rocca Brother\'s Quintet\' are a lively five piece band featuring vocalist Patricia Elizabeth, bringing a fresh take on Jazz, Neo-Soul and Pop. Made up from top London musicians, the band perform with interesting arrangement
Dr Jazz and the Cheshire Cats is an exciting 20-piece big band based in Lymm, Cheshire, UK. The band features a fairly standard line up of six saxophones, four trombones, four trumpets, piano, bass, guitar and drums. With two fant
Exploring afresh the freewheeling, wonderfully melodic interpretations of standard material recorded 50 years ago by Gerry Mulligan and Paul Desmond on Blues in Time and Two of a Mind, this new band promises to evoke the spirit of
\"...this is a thrilling album...there are certainly plenty of moments in \'About the Moment\' that take your breath away.\" [LONDON JAZZ NEWS review of new Simon Lasky Group album, March 2018]
Chethams’s Jazz Department has become hugely successful, with appearances in 2017 at The Bridgewater Hall and The Stoller Hall Opening Weekend. Three bands and numerous Jazz ensembles play music from all eras, frequently collabo
Chetham's School of Music, Long Millgate, Manchester, United Kingdom
Tin Men and the Telephone:
Tony Roe - piano & electronics
Pat Cleaver - bass
Bobby Petrov - drums
Tin Men and the Telephone is an Amsterdam based band that employs live electronics, projected visuals, and audience partic
Bassist & composer Alison Rayner’s award-winning quintet combine richly nuanced compositions, rhythmic interplay and folk-infused melodies; this, along with their love of improvisation, creates a strong sense of narr
The Chris Bland Trio were formed in 2015 when the three musicians had a chance encounter recording on a radio session in Leeds. The trio members are bassist Tom Rivière and drummer Steve Hanley. After the recording, the group dec