Saturday, 19 November 2016
November out with a roar, December in with a whisper @ the Jazz Co-op
There's a flurry of boisterous jazz activity at Newcastle's Globe during the last two weeks of November. Then December starts with the ethereal voice of Kathryn Williams (pictured).
KOAN 4 - Collaborations
Friday 25 November 2016, 7.30pm
An evening of collaborative improvisations
Koan 4 brings three intriguing collaborations where the musicians have challenged themselves to work in an improvised format. Every partnership features musicians who combine sensitivity with bold leaps of imagination. This will be a remarkable night of the instant creation of new music.
Josh Kemp Quartet
Saturday 26 November 2016, 8pm
Blue Note inspired contemporary jazz from critically acclaimed saxophonist Josh Kemp who brings his new Hammond Organ based ensemble to The Globe as part of his 2016 tour to promote his new album 'Rare Groove'. - High-energy jazz with an enjoyable and relaxed groove,
Kathryn Williams & Anthony Kerr
Sunday 4 December 2016, 8pm
Leading UK singer/songwriter teams up with top vibes player to launch album of jazz classics
This will be the northern launch gig for Kathryn Williams' 11th album 'Resonator'. Mercury nominated and critically acclaimed folk artist Kathryn Williams has teamed up with revered jazz musician and vibraphone player Anthony Kerr, to create a complete re-imagining of jazz standards
A Night in Tunisia - Play Jazz! workshop
Saturday 3 December 2016,
2-6pm at Sage Gateshead
On the first Saturday of each month (except January and August) we run four-hour workshops in association with Sage Gateshead. Each one is different. The theme this time is A Night in Tunisia, facilitated by Stuart Finden.