June

Christian Brewer, 7th

Tuesday 4th £17 Smalls presents Rossano Sportiello/Alan Barnes Quartet • New York stride piano master with legendary UK reedman + Dave Green (bass) Steve Brown (drums)

Friday 7th £15/12 Verdict Jazz presents Christian Brewer Quartet • soulful alto saxist with Mark Edwards (piano) Nigel Thomas (bass) Darren Beckett (drums)

Saturday 8th £10/5 Roxanne presents Gabriel Latchin Trio • superlative pianist launches CD The Moon and I with Dario di Lecce (bass) and Josh Morrison (drums)

Friday 14th £15/12 Verdict Jazz presents Charlie Stacey/Dan Harding Quartet • piano prodigy and superb young drummer back on form with Alam Nathoo (tenor sax) and Andrea di Biase (bass)

Saturday 15th £10/5 Roxanne presents George Trebar’s Nighthawks • Cinematic Jazz Part II, featuring Matt Wates (alto sax) Roy Hilton (piano) Pete Hill (drums)

Friday 21st £15/9 Roxanne presents Sheryl Bailey Quartet • “sizzling US guitar goddess” with Geoff Simkins (alto sax) Simon Woolf (bass) Darren Beckett (drums)

Saturday 22nd private function

Friday 28th £10/5 New Generation Jazz presents Jam Experiment • trombonist Rory Ingham leads dynamic, award-winning, feelgood ensemble also featuring Dominic Ingham (violin/vocals) Toby Comeau (keyboards) Joe Lee (bass) Jonny Mansfield (drums)

Saturday 29th £10/5 Roxanne presents B. D. Lenz Trio + Rob Leake (sax) • hip, funky New Jersey guitarist on unmissable UK tour with James Rosocha (bass guitar) Joe Falcey (drums)