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Monthly Jam Session at St James Wine Vaults

Monthly Jam Session at St James Wine Vaults

Come and jam! All welcome. This is a great cellar bar venue.Thursday 23rd January, 8pm - 11pm. The jams are ...

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Play Jazz Weekend 2020

We are delighted to confirm the details of next year's Play Jazz Weekend. This is always a great weekend course, ...

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The 2nd All New Bath Jazz Weekend, Widcombe Social Club, 3 – 5th January 2020

The Jazz Weekend programme includes Iain Ballamy, Robert Mitchell, Joanna MacGregor, John Law, Tony Orrell, Nikki Yeoh, Mike & Kate Westbrook, Huw Warren, Sam Crockatt and our very own Ross Hughes playing with Tony Orrell in Defective Comet.
– and more artists still to be announced

Weekend 3 day pass £65
Friday £25 / Sunday £25
Saturday £40 all day, £25 afternoon, £25 evening
Under 11s go free / Under 25s half price

https://www.bathjazzweekend.com/

GBH Christmas 20th Birthday Gig

Mike Daniel’s GBH Christmas 20th Birthday GigSunday 15 December, 7:30pm £20 (Limited availability)

GBH Big Band’s legendary Christmas concert is back to fill your stockings with seasonal jazz, a classy mix of big band fayre and a host of cracking surprises. ‘Tis the season to be jolly and friends from the world of jazz join GBH to celebrate in their 20th birthday year in this annual cracker of a concert. 

Tickets HERE

Play Jazz Weekend 2020

We are delighted to confirm the details of next year’s Play Jazz Weekend. This is always a great weekend course, usually a sell-out and we’re really excited about the tutors we have booked. 

Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th May 2020
Great Price – £139, Early-bird discount -£129 for bookings by 6th March, Bass players & drummers – £89
Tutors: Simon Purcell – Piano, Craig Crofton – Saxophone, Martin Kolarides – Guitar & Riaan Vosloo – Double bass

Bookings open Monday 13th January 2020
http://www.playjazzweekend.co.uk

Jazz Factory playing at Xmas Light Switch on, Moorland Road, Oldfield Park, Bath

We are delighted to announce that Jazz Factory will be playing at the annual Moorland Road Xmas light switch on event, Saturday 23 November 2019.

This is a buzzing community event. Jazz Factory will be playing from 15:45 – 16:15, expect some jazzy Xmas numbers plus the usual swing and Latin grooves! The event is free, here’s the line up:

13:00 – Event starts

14:30 – Santa arrives (pressies for under 8s)

15:45 – 16:15 Jazz Factory

16:00 – Bath Mayor arrives

16:30 – Lights Switch on

There will also be; face painting, Samba band workshop, Super Pirates, for all to enjoy. All welcome and all free.

Watch our tutor, Ross Hughes in action!

Our tutor, Ross Hughes is a member of the band, Red Kite and they have an Album Tour fast approaching. It is sure to be worth the travel.

LINE UP Fulvio Sigurta – Trumpet, Ross Hughes – Bass Clarinet/Sax, Hannes Riepler – Guitar, Esben Tjalve – Keys, Jasper Høiby – Bass, Tim Giles – Drums

The Vortex, London, Monday the 16 September, 20:00. Buy tickets here

The Flute and Tankard, Cardiff, Wednesday 18 September, 21:00

Soundcellar, Poole, Thursday 19 September, 20:15

1000 Trades, Birmingham, Friday 20 September, 19:45

The Bear Club, Luton, Saturday 28 September, 20:30

More about the band here

New term starts Monday 9th September

We are excited about our new term starting Monday 9th September. We welcome new members in the first 3 weeks of every term. Please contact us to register or simply just come along. Everyone is welcome and we have groups of different levels – for instrumentalists and vocalists.

19:30 – 21:30 – Wiltshire Music Centre.

First session is only a fiver!