Don Steele’s Jazz Band Heads South to Ramsgate Seaside Shuffle

The Don Steele Jazz Band
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Jazz at The Walnut Tree with The Tenement Jazz Band

Down south from Edinburgh, the dynamic
Tenement Jazz Band are sure to liven up the
Walnut Tree’s Ellington Room with their
old style New Orleans music.

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Jazz at The Walnut Presents “The Amazing Djangology of John Wheatcroft”

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A Message From China…

Douglas Mitchinson is a mainstay of The Hornchurch Jazz Club, but is based in China. Following his recent update on the Club’s forthcoming programme, I asked him
how he and his wife are faring amidst the Coronavirus turmoil. Positive as ever,
he replied:

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As I get longer in the tooth…

I’m urged to recapture the interlude in my life when I delved into Art & Verse!

Midnight Light ©
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Hornchurch Jazz Club presents March/April Sunday Night Jazz

8th March
Bob Dwyer’s Bix & Pieces

Bob Dwyer playing trombone leads his popular band with Max Emmons trumpet and blues harmonica, and Bernie Holden reeds. The band plays mainly in the style of the legendry
Bix Beiderbecke.

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Sunday 9th February Lemsford Jazz Club Welcomes Back The Portobello Jazz Band

Live Jazz in the New Orleans tradition!

Sunday 9th February
1.00 – 4.00pm

A traditional New Orleans / Dixieland jazz band playing music from the 1920’s.

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Frog & Henry Revisit The Walnut Tree 12-2.30 Sunday 9th February

Frog and Henry Enthralling Walnut Jazz Club Fans, February 2019.

Now back at The Walnut, one year later,

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Blowing the “Black Stick” in China

Douglas Mitchinson, “The foreign devil blowing a black stick!”

Douglas messaged me from China:

“We’re in lockdown mode due to the Coronavirus, so it’s a
great opportunity to get things done.

“Today I’ve scribbled a few words about me blowing the clarinet when I first arrived in China. There’s not much jazz, but then again jazz as we know it is virtually never heard.

“Anyway, make of it what you will, I include four photos to accompany the script.

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“Saving All Our Love For You” Jazz&Jazz Remembers Nick Singer

Always a hit with Ramsgate Seaside Shuffle fans, Nick Singer, sublime as ever, takes centre stage on banjo with Doolally Tap at the Ramsgate Seaside Shuffle Summer Festival, July 2019.

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