Doolally Tap: Stars at Ramsgate Seaside Shuffle’s Xmas Special


Ramsgate Seaside Shuffle Fans are looking forward to giving a very warm seasonal welcome to Doolally Tap at their Christmas Special, 12 Noon on Saturday, 15 December.

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Live Jazz in The Ellington Room: Dave Moorwood’s Rascals of Rhythm

12 NOON, SUNDAY 9TH DECEMBER
AT THE WALNUT TREE INN

STATION RD, BLISWORTH, NORTHANTS NN7 3DS

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Hot Jazz At Sea – The Honky Tonk Project. Irresistible!

Trevor Stent emailed me: “I thought your readers may be interested in the Honky Tonk Project.  A 40ft catamaran which sails around the coasts of Europe (and further) bringing traditional jazz to the ports where they call in.

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Presenting Plymouth Jazz Club’s December/January Programme

Founded 1984

Plymouth’s Premier Jazz Venue
PRESENTING JAZZ LIVE AND ALIVE

Jazz&Jazz is delighted to support Plymouth Jazz Club.

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A VITAL APPEAL! PLEASE HELP!


I launched Jazz&Jazz back in April 2011, inspired by a visit to the
2010 New Orleans
 French Quarter Festival.

Since then interest in the site has increased exponentially.

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Remembering Les Squires Stage Manager Supreme

Les Squires – B. 1/8/1951 D. 18/11/2018

Les, who passed away on Sunday 18th November aged 67 after a three year fight with cancer, was Acker Bilk’s Tour and Stage Manager along with mixing the band’s stage shows for over 40 years.

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Malvern Big Band Plays at Colwall, 7.30pm Saturday, 8th December …


… in “A tribute to Duke Ellington, Count Basie and Glenn Miller”

Colwall Village Hall, Mill Lane, Colwall, WR13 6EQ
Tickets are £5 each (£3 concessions) available on the door. Cash bar available.

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New Orleans Jazz Museum Gala Fundraiser


Greg Lambousy, Director of The New Orleans Jazz Museum, has asked me to feature on  Jazz&Jazz the Museum’s forthcoming inaugural Improvisations Gala Fundraiser. I’m only too pleased to do so, Greg, as I remember so well the escorted tour of the museum my wife and I were given back in 2010.

The Fundraiser is scheduled for 7-10pm on Saturday, 8th December, at
400 Esplanade Avenue, New Orleans.

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Olney Jazz Club Presents The Ian Bateman Jazz Band Playing Kenny Ball’s Greatest Hits

Book early for this exceptional event.
Olney Jazz Club invariably packs in the fans!

Ian Bateman

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Jazz at The Bedford with Amy Roberts and Tad Newton’s Jazzfriends

8.00pm THURSDAY 29th NOVEMBER

The Jazzfriends at Fest Jazz 2018

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