Jazz IS alive

Keep in touch for jazz dates and venues in the Swindon area. Please note that the blogger (who set this site up for Dave Knight) receives information second-hand and lives on the other side of the country! More information on the Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/pages/Jazz-Knights/544313058974889

Thursday, 27 June 2013

MORE DATES FOR THE PLOUGH, SWINDON


                                               AUGUST - SEPTEMBER          
                                                         JAZZ GIGS                                              
                                                       PLOUGH INN
                                                26, Devizes Rd  SN1-4BQ
                                               Sundays  3-00/5-30  FREE
                                              

                AUGUST   04     Terry Hutchins - Trio
                                             (Consummate jazz guitarist, classical jazz standards)

                                   11      Graham Turner - Trio
                                              (Talented pianist leads swinging bop based trio)

                                   18      Steve Laming-Trio 
                                              (Acclaimed gypsy style guitarist, vintage jazz )

                                   25       Anders Olinder - Trio
                                              (Master keyboard player maestro of jazz funk music)

       SEPTEMBER   01       Mike Evans - Trio
                                               (Remarkable violinist with outstanding rhythm duo)

                                   08       George Cooper
                                               (Vibrant exciting jazz piano)

                                   15        Dave Newton - Trio  
                                                (UK's No1 jazz pianist leads impressive trio)

                                   22        Stuart Henderson - Trio
                                                (Versatile Instrumentalist, driving post bop sounds)

                                   29       John Paul-Gard - Trio
                                                (Grooving cool funky sounds on B3 organ)

Friday, 21 June 2013

NEW SWINDON VENUE, THE PLOUGH, DEVIZES ROAD

Dave Knight has created a brand new jazz venue in Swindon and is pleased to announce upcoming gigs at The Plough, Devizes Rd, SN1 2BQ
                                         Sundays  3-00/5-30pm  FREE

                    JUNE  30th   Clive Burton - Trio
                                        (Popular trombonist, a superb musician,
                                        swinging, infectious mainstream jazz)

                    JULY   14     Stuart  Henderson Trio
                                         (Trumpeter with an outstanding technique
                                         and beautiful sound)

                                21    Catherine Sykes Trio
                                       (Peggy Lee inspired jazz vocalist, featured singer
                                        in Ray McVay's Glenn Miller orchestra, a unique voice)

                                28    Alex Steele Trio
                                      (Widely respected jazz pianist supported by Clive Morton's
                                        impeccable bass playing) 

Tuesday, 11 June 2013

OLD TOWN SWINDON JAZZ DAY SUNDAY THE 7th OF JULY

                                           
                                         Plough Inn, 26 Devizes  Rd,
                                             Swindon  SN1 2BQ 
                     10-30/ 1-00   Alvin Roy/Rod Kelly - Trio
                       1-30/ 4-00  Louise Parker - Trio

                                         Baker St, Wood St
                                            Swindon SN14AN
                     11-00/ 1-30   Steve Laming - Trio
                       2-00/ 4-30   John Paul Gard - Trio
                       5-00/ 7-30   Radio Banska - Quintet

                                        20 @ Kings, 20, Wood St,
                                           Swindon SN1 4AB
                      4-30/ 7.30   Dave Newton - Trio

                                        Outside in Wood St
                                   12-00/ 1-00 and 2-00/ 3-00
                                       Ray Butt's Wood St Stompers