Frog & Henry Trio in Morecambe 14th February 2018 – Courtesy of Jazz North West & Norman Gibson

Norman Gibson reported in Jazz North West, courtesy of Fred Burnett: “I have to report that there is no doubt that the Frog and Henry Trio UK Tour started with the best audience reception I’ve witnessed at Kendal Jazz Club in a long while. This was a really good marker for the success of their tour.

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Ginger Pigs Play to a Packed House at The Walnut Tree Jazz Club


Besides being influenced by the music of London in the “Swinging 60’s”, Northampton based Ginger Pig Band has had a long term connection with New Orleans. 

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Capacity Fans For Adrian Cox’s “Profoundly Blue” in Beds & Northants


Adrian, Gethin, Joe and Simon top the bill this month (January, 2016) in the
Jazz&Jazz Campaign to feature great young jazz bands and musicians.

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Jazz&Jazz YouTubes Courtesy of Alvin Roy’s “Reeds Unlimited”

“Alvin Roy has appeared on BBC TV and ITV and reached the Top 20 with ‘True Blue Alvin Roy’. Now based in Oxford, he has led “Reeds Unlimited” since the days of the Trad Boom
 in the early sixties.”

Alvin Roy (Clarinet), Roger Davis (Bass), Martin Hart (Drums), Mike Wills (Saxophones & Clarinet), Martin Pickett (Piano)

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Essential Jazz&Jazz YouTubes Part 19: Ben Holder Features Django Reinhardt

A key aim of Jazz&Jazz and Jazz&Jazz YouTubes is to focus on and promote younger jazz musicians. Ben Holder is an outstanding jazz violinist and an exhilarating entertainer.

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Sidetracked Again! More Jazz From Japan …

The YouTube says it all!


Peter M Butler
Editor & Proprietor Jazz&Jazz

Dave Harmer’s “New Orleans Hot Shots” at The Walnut Tree, Blisworth


YouTubes to Jazz Up
The New Year!

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Live Jazz: Sunday, 14th January, at The Walnut Tree, Blisworth …

Barry Palser’s Super Six Jazz Band


Not to be missed, here’s why, and it’s even hotter live!

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The Frog & Henry Jazz Trio Present Jazz From The Early 1900s

Music from the Streets of New Orleans
Comes to 
Morecambe Bay



Wednesday 14th February, 2018, 7.30-10.30pm

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Fest Jazz 2018 “Sub Plot”: Flashback to Fest Jazz 2014!

Fest Jazz 2018
will feature the “Shake ‘Em Up” all girl Jazz Band. The girls have caused a storm since Tuba Skinny’s Shaye Cohn assembled them to perform for “Girls Rock New Orleans”.

Early days with Shaye (Courtesy Pops Coffee).

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