St Ives Jazz Club: St Ives Jazz Club Gigs, February - May 2020|
Posted Feb 17, 2020 - 07:40 PM
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N.B. Statement from St Ives Jazz Club: Sorry due to circumstances of which you are probably all aware St Ives Jazz Club will be closed until further notice, this is in Line with the latest Government recommendations.
Details of musicians appearing at St Ives Jazz Club between February and May 2020 follow (also added to gig list)...
All gigs: doors open 7.30pm, live music from 8.30 to 11-ish.
Bar snack and light meals available until 8.15
The lower prices are for St Ives Jazz Club members, MU members and Western Hotel residents. Full Time Students and under 18s get in for £5.
Programme may be subject to change please call 01736 795277 to make sure.
Tues 18 Feb £13/£8/£5
LOZ SPEYER'S TIME ZONE
Loz Speyer (tpt/flghn), Martin Hathaway (alt), Phil Dawson (gtr), Dave Manington (bs), Gaspar Sena (dr), Maurizio Ravalico (perc)
New Album "Clave Sin Embargo", "Vibrant rhythmically exciting exploration of Cuban music and wider jazz influences... Speyer’s music engages and makes you think" John Adcock, Jazz Journal
Tues 3 March £13/£8/£5
ADAM FAIRHALL TRIO
Adam Fairhall (kbd) Marcus Vergette (bs) Pip Harbon (dr)
Adam's playing draws from any period of jazz history. His aim is to place his deep knowledge of jazz piano techniques at the service of playful, spontaneous invention that creates its own momentum and energy.
Tues 10 March £13/£8/£5
Matt Johns (pno) Jesse Mollins (gtr) Marcus Vergette (bs) Gary Evans (dr)
a group of musicians who play together in many different contexts, come together to do their own thing, originals, remakes of standards, and the unexpected
Tues 17th March £13/£8/£5
GAZ HUGHES SEXTET
ART BLAKEY TRIBUTE: Alan Barnes (sax) Bruce Adams (tpt) Dean Masser (sax) Andrzej Baranek (pno) Ed Harrison (bs) Gaz Hughes (dr)
Recording this music was a very easy decision for Gaz, Blakey’s music has been a constant theme throughout his life. The first jazz album he bought was Art Blakey and it remains one of his most played and treasured albums. All Star Lineup!
Tues 24 March £13/£8/£5
Mama Tokus, Katie Tokus (voc) Tom Unwin (pno) Ric Byer (dr) Marcus Vergette (bs)
"I’m a soulful singer from the Deep South West a composer/performer of original tunes and sly interpretations, a comic poetess"
Tues 31st March £13/£8/£5
JIM BLOMFIELD TRIO
Jim Blomfield (pno/kbd) Roshan ‘Tosh’ Wijetunge (bs) Mark Whitlam (dr)
The dynamic level of organic interplay evident in realising Jim's original and intricate contemporary compositions is testament to an experienced trio who know each other’s playing intimately - a quality that has also been so compelling and captivating both on record and for audiences during their live performances.
Tues 7th April £13/£8/£5
DAVE JONES QUARTET
Ben Waghorn (sax/fl) Dave Jones (pno) Ashley John Long (bs) Andy Hague (dr)
"jazz can mean many things to many people. But if you're after the marrow of the music, look no further" Jazz Journal
Tues 14th April £13/£8/£5
JOE WEBB TRIO
Joe Webb (pno) Tom Farmer (db) Shane Forbes (dr)
After a year of accompanying other artists, Joe began to write music especially for the trio. Inspired by his travels in the Netherlands, to Britpop classics and even football stars, the trio’s style is highly original, modern, slick.
Tues 21th April £13/£8/£5
Antonio Marzinotto (gtr) Alex Hutton (pno) Eric Ford (dr) Miles Danso (bs)
"I try to think like a painter in my latest tunes, trying to express through music the life we lead. I hope you enjoy our effort to give you something original, and to the extent that it is possible nowadays, unique".
Tues 28th April £13/£8/£5
Pete Oxley (gtrs) Nicolas Meier (gtrs) Paul Cavaciuti (dr) Raph Mizraki (bs)
Expect a dazzling display of contemporary fare, ranging from Turkish panache to soundscapes of latin America to English pastoralism. Hear this played on nylon string, steel string, electric, 12 string, fretless, slide, guitar-synth, glissentar guitars and more!
Tues 5th May £13/£8/£5
Julien Marga (gtr) Joel Rabesolo (gtr) Nicolas Puma (bs) Lucas Vanderputten (dr)
Nola, two guitarists with different and complementary roots, Joel Rabesolo (Madagascar) and Julien Marga (France). The tradition of jazz is still present in the quartet's interplay, but we also find elements of rock, african music, contemporary grooves perfectly blended together.
Tues 12th May £13/£8/£5
JONNY MANSFIELD FLORILEGIUM
Jonny Mansfield (vbs) Will Barry (kbd) Boz Martin-Jones (dr)
Jonny after being awarded the Kenny Wheeler Prize released his debut album "Elftet". His music has received airplay worldwide to critical acclaim. Jonny was the recipient of the Tebbut Exhibition Award, Richard Turner Award, Scott Philbrick Jazz Scholarship, Principals Award from the RAM in Jazzwise’s section of ‘who to look out for in 2019’.
Tues 19th May £13/£8/£5
ROB LUFT BAND
Drawing influence from artists such as Ali Farka Toure, Bill Frisell, and Radiohead, their album, "Riser", was released in 2017 to wide acclaim in Europe and the US. Subsequently nominated for Breakthrough Act of the Year. They are currently preparing the follow-up album, due to be released in 2019.
Tues 26th May £13/£8/£5
ESTHER BENNETT, HANNAH HORTON
Esther Bennett (voc) Hannah Horton (sax) Craig Milverton (pno) Marcus Vergette (bs)Coach York (dr)
Singer Esther Bennett and saxophonist Hannah Horton have joined forces to present a fabulous evening of jazz and contemporary song & music with a world class trio.
For more info, call 01736 795277.
COMIN UP: tbc