February

Brandon Allen, 8th

Friday 1st £15/12 Verdict Jazz presents JOHN LAW’S RE-CREATIONS QUARTET • John Law (piano/keyboards/glockenspiel) Sam Crockatt (saxophones) James Agg (bass) Billy Weir  (drums/percussion) • Rossini, Ellington baroque, Pink Floyd, Radiohead, Thelonious Monk, Adele, Daft Punk, The Beatles, J. S. Bach, Erik Satie, all in a glorious jazz mélange • promo video

Saturday 2nd £15/12 Roxanne presents AISHA KHAN • risqué diva sings Songs for Adults Only, with rhythm trio • Info & book online  

Friday 8th £15/12 Verdict Jazz presents BRANDON ALLEN/NIGEL PRICE QUARTET • Brandon Allen (tenor sax) Nigel Price  (guitar) Dan Sheppard (bass) Spike Wells (drums) • “Brandon Allen is arguably the most exciting tenor player in Britain today. His phrasing is unashamedly emotional, soaked in the blues tradition.” – JazzWise • “Nigel Price is probably the most dynamic and gifted guitarist on the British jazz scene today.” – All About Jazz 

Saturday 9th Roxanne presents JESSOP JESSOP JESSOP • swinging, hard bop London sextet featuring Dan McConkey (tenor sax)

Friday 15th £15/12 Verdict Jazz presents CHRISTIAN BREWER & MARCO MARZOLA TRIO • Christian Brewer (alto sax) Nico Menci (piano) Marco Marzola (bass)  Lele Barbieri (drums) • celebrating the music of Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn • “Christian is one of the most lyrical and soulful alto players to have emerged from the UK, loved for his melodic playing and pure tone, one of the most creative exponents of the post-bop style.” – Hideaway • tonight with Italy’s foremost piano trio, a rare opportunity not to be missed

Saturday 16th Roxanne presents JACK GILLEN TRIO • contemporary jazz guitar in the style of Bill Frisell and John Scofield

Friday 22nd £13/10 Verdict Jazz presents SONNYMOON FOR THREE • Riley Stone-Lonergan (tenor sax) Eddie Myer (bass) Spike Wells (drums) • the classic pianoless trio format made famous by iconic US saxophonist Sonny Rollins • “prodigious talent Stone-Lonergan comes garlanded with awards and a burgeoning reputation as the tenorist to watch” – Jazzwise • “Myer is excellent and Wells is simply marvellous” – All About Jazz

Saturday 23rd £15/12 Roxanne presents OSIAN ROBERTS QUARTET • Osian Roberts (tenor sax) Christian Von Der Goltz (piano) Simon Woolf (bass)  Darren Beckett (drums)