We are delighted to announce that we will be performing at this local festival for the second time.
Our set will include vocal and instrumental numbers supported by our Jazz Factory house trio and Jazz Factory members.
10.30-11am, St Margaret’s Hall, Bradford on Avon. Free entry
Jazz Factory are delighted to announce that we will be performing at the Bath Festival opening night for the first time.
From swing to funk, cool jazz to bebop – we will be showcasing our students and leaders in a variety of line ups.
Widcombe Social Club, 8.30-9pm, Free entry
This great website lists a variety of courses from Weekend workshops to Summer Schools in a range of areas. Definitely worth checking out if for those who are looking for a jazz course.
Come and jam! All welcome. This is a great cellar bar venue.
Thursday 20th February, 8pm – 11pm. The jams are run by Adam Biggs (Head of Jazz Studies at Bath Spa) and will be supported by the students there.
(Bass amp, keyboard and drum kit are available for use).
St James Wine Vaults, 10 St James Street, Bath BA1 2TW
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
Mike Daniel’s GBH Christmas 20th Birthday Gig, Sunday 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.
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
A great local gig, with international names, Iain Ballamy and Jason Rebello. Not to be missed!
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.