New logo and line up for Lichfield Jazz
Wed, 12/10/2016 - 09:01
Following the success of the George IV gigs and thanks to the support of Russell Tomlinson and organizer Nick Dewhurst here is the latest update for Lichfield Jazz is here:
Wednesday 19th October George 1V 8.00pm £5
Mitch Perrins Trio - Drummer Mitch Perrins presents a fine selection of music from his ‘Survival Suite’ featuring Mike Green Bass, Nick Dewhurst Drums and Mitch on Drums.
Sunday 25th October 8.00pm Feather Inn Free
Walsall Jazz Orchestra straight ahead original Big Band jazz from this very talented orchestra.
Sunday 6th November 7.30pm Feathers Inn Free
Blast Off Lichfield’s funkiest,grooviest community big band play an explosive mix of funky riffs, groovy beats and original catchy tunes.
Wednesday 16th November George 1V 8.00pm £5
Tom Lindsay ‘Sings’. No stranger to Lichfield pianist/singer Tom bring along Tom Moore Bass, Ric Yarborough Drums to perform some jazz standards plus fine originals.
Sunday 20th November Guildhall 8.00pm £14
Sarah Gillespie Quartet- This fine left field singer brings along her star studded quartet of Kit Downes piano, James Maddren drums and Ruth Goller bass to perform her wonderfull songs with a touch of Joni Mitchell and a taste of rap!
Sunday 4th December 2.00pm Bowling Green Inn Free
Bring along the family to Lichfields funkiest grooviest community big band Blast OFF
Saturday 10th December Guildhall 8.00pm £16
King Pleasure & the Biscuit Boys - High octane swinging jump and jive with a touch of Basie - Book early !!!
Wednesday 21st December George 1V 8.00pm £5
Chrismas special almost a jazz variety show with a house rhythm section to support some of the fine musicians who have played this year.
Happy Jazzy New Year and watch this space for news of 2017 gigs and the Lichfield Blues and Jazz Festival June 2nd-4th programme available very shortly, better still get yourself on our e-mail list!
Book tickets for Guildhall events online www.lichfieldarts.org.uk or 01543 262223 pub events pay on the door.