Saturday, 12 April 2014

Jazz Cafe, Newcastle- May Listings

Charlotte Glasson

Friday 2nd May 9.30pm - The Mo Scott Band  £5.00
Together they explore the whole world of the blues - all the way from Robert Johnson to Ray Charles. Mo Scott vocals / Gary Dunn guitar / Neil Harland bass / Paul Smith drums

Tuesday 6th May Tuesday Jam - Free
Resident rhythm section : Peter Gilligan piano, Paul Grainger double bass and Paul Wight drums.
Now running on the first and third Tuesdays of each month. Bring your instrument and play or just listen. Free admission.

Friday 9th May Paul Edis Trio £5.00
Our resident piano trio make their regular second-Friday-in-the-month appearance and demonstrate once again their consummate skills. Paul Edis piano / Mick Shoulder double bass / Adam Sinclair drums

Saturday 10th May French Jazz Night £5.00
- 8.30pm Shamans Jazz Quartet from Mitry Mory in the North of Paris mix original jazz pieces by their leader Chris Bonno with their take on French popular songs. Christian Bonno bass guitar / Claire Kahn vocals, violin, saxes / Amos Joseph piano / Fito Pierre drums
- 9.30pm Gypsies of Bohemia - Gypsy jazz meets modern pop.  Jim Wallace guitar / Matthew Whitaker guitar & vocals / Frank Grime double bass / Sam Draper drums

Saturday 17 May The Late Show
- Lindsay Hannon's Pluss - upstairs 11pm until late £5.00 (£4.00 glow stick holders)
Rooted in the improvisational tradition of jazz their sound moves from raucous barrel house blues and tight swing to sensitive ballads, Cole Porter, Tom Waites, Joni Mitchell, Herbie Hancock, George Gershwin, The Doors, Amy Winehouse
- Dean Stockdale solo piano 9.30pm - downstairs
A familiar face on the Northeast scene, Dean cites as his influences Oscar Peterson, Bill Evans and Kenny Barron

Tuesday 20th Tuesday Jam - 8pm -Free
Resident rhythm section : Peter Gilligan piano, Paul Grainger double bass and Paul Wight drums.
Free admission.

Friday 23 May 9.30pm - Peter Gilligan Quartet £5.00
Jazz Café stalwarts Peter Gilligan and Mark Williams come together to celebrate the contribution to the world of jazz of pianists Oscar Peterson and Bill Evans and guitarists Joe Pass and Jim Hall.
Peter Gilligan piano / Mark Williams guitar / Paul Grainger double bass / Tim Johnsone drums

Wednesday 28th May 8.00pm
Schmazz @ the Jazz Café present the Jazz Café presents the Charlotte Glasson Group
£8.00 & £6.00 concessions at the door. A fine demonstration of how jazz can be both enormously entertaining while still packed with musical creativity. Charlotte Glasson (saxophones, flutes, violin, saw); Mark Bassey (trombone); Chris Spedding (guitar); Mick Hutton (bass & steel pans); Sam Glasson (drums)

Friday 30 May 9.30pm - NE4 £5.00
Ray Truscott’s dynamic jazz fusion quartet, NE4, returns with a new piano player and yet more new original material by the leader.
Ray Truscott six string electric bass / Paul Gowland tenor sax / Dean Stockdale piano / Paul Wight drums

Jazz Café address is 25-27 Pink Lane near the Central Station
Open from 11am daily as a Cafe, closed Sun and Mondays.
Fridays and Saturday  - admission free up to 9.00pm, Live from 9.30pm - 11.30pm
admission for most events £5 on the door, except Schmazz
Telephone 0191 2229882
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