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Bebop Spoken There

Artie Shaw: “I'm not interested in giving people what they want--I'm interested in making music.” – (DownBeat October 15, 1939).

Jason Marsalis: “There's so many places that this music can go and there's a lot yet to be discovered.'” – (DownBeat April 2018)

Today Monday March 19


Jazz in the Afternoon - Cullercoats Crescent Club, 1 Hudleston, Cullercoats NE30 4QS. Tel: 0191 253 0242. 1:00pm. Free.

Higher Education & Research Presents: Future Grooves - Sage Gateshead. 12 noon. £5.00. Showcase performances by BMus & BA degree course students feat jazz & non-jazz sets.


Higher Education & Research Presents: Future Grooves - Sage Gateshead. 7:00pm. £5.00. Showcase performances by BMus & BA degree course students feat jazz & non-jazz sets.

To the best of our knowledge, details of the above events are correct but may be subject to alteration.

Wednesday, February 06, 2013

Tasty Tailgate at The Millstone

It's one of the coldest weeks of the winter, but here's just a few of the dishes being served at The Millstone tomorrow afternoon that'll bring a warm glow to your cheeks:
Full Monty All-day Breakfast £4.95 They say this is the most important meal of the day and it doesn't get much better than this: 2 Pork Sausages, 2 rashers of Best Bacon, 2 Fried Eggs, Baked Beans, Grilled Tomato and the Chef's Hand-cut Home-fried Chips - better than the Chippy! or 
Millstone Minted Lamb Pie £6.95 Local Lamb cooked with Sweet Carrots in a Red Wine Gravy and traditionally flavoured with a zingy Mint Sauce - it's Sunday Dinner in a pie! Served with Chef's Hand-cut Chips and Garden Peas or 
Spinach & Ricotta Cannelloni (v) £5.75  Ricotta Cannelloni in a Spinach & Goats Cheese Sauce topped with Melted Cheese and served with 2 Slices of Garlic Bread and Hand-cut Chips plus at 1.00pm 
The Vieux Carré Jazzmen £Free with our special guest (all the way from sunny California) ace trombonist, Brian Richardson. See you there, Brian Bennett. 

1 comment :

Brian (banjo) Bennett said...

The Hot & Spicy Chicken Kung Po will also bring a glow to your cheeks - all 4 of them!

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Bebop Spoken Here -- Here, being the north-east of England -- centred in the blues heartland of Newcastle and reaching down to the Tees Delta and looking upwards to the Land of the Kilt.
Not a very original title, I know; not even an accurate one as my taste, whilst centred around the music of Bird and Diz, extends in many directions and I listen to everything from King Oliver to Chick Corea and beyond. Not forgetting the Great American Songbook the contents of which has provided the inspiration for much great jazz and quality popular singing for round about a century.
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