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Today Wednesday January 29

Afternoon

Vieux Carré Jazzmen - Cullercoats Crescent Club, 1 Hudleston, Cullercoats NE30 4QS. Tel: 0191 253 0242. 1:00pm. Free.

Evening

Take it to the Bridge - The Globe, Railway Street, Newcastle NE4 7AD. 7:30pm. £1.00.

Blues/Soul/Funk etc.

Moonshine Sessions - Billy Bootleggers, Nelson St, Newcastle NE1 5AN. 8:30pm. Free.

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

Tuesday, February 07, 2012

Hemsley Arts Centre's First Jazz 'n' Swing Weekend to be held in March

Book tickets now for Helmsley Arts Centre's first-ever Jazz 'n' Swing weekend in March.
Programmed by internationally acclaimed jazz drummer John Petters, the weekend will bring together a unique combination of traditional jazz, swing and American songbook music, played by some of the top jazz performers in the UK today.
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John Petters has devised this weekend of music and much more. The media has praised his work:
"England’s finest Traditional Jazz Drummer."
Ted des Plantes - The Mississippi Rag (USA)

The weekend has lectures, a forum, quizzes and incredible jazz performances, including the music ofFats Waller, Benny Goodman and the wonderful ‘Satchmo’ -Louis Armstrong.
It runs from 2pm on Saturday 24th March to late evening on Sunday 25th March.  
Tickets start from £4 and a full weekend ticket to all the events costs £65.
Full details and online booking now open at
             
Box Office 01439 771700  

1 comment :

Lance said...

It looks good but, sadly, it clashes with Gateshead International Jazz Festival. However, as the two festivals approach from opposite ends of the Jazz Spectrum, they shouldn't affect each other.