St Ives Jazz Club: St Ives Jazz Club Gigs, September - December 2019|
Posted Aug 31, 2019 - 05:49 PM
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Details of musicians appearing at St Ives Jazz Club between September and December 2019 follow (also added to gig list)...
All gigs: doors open 7.30pm, live music from 8.30 to 11-ish.
Bar snack and light meals available until 8.15 except Festival gigs
The lower prices are for St Ives Jazz Club members, MU members and Western Hotel residents. Full Time Students and under 18s get in for £5.
Programme may be subject to change please call 01736 795277 to make sure.
Tues 3rd Sep £13/£8/£5
LAURIE JACOBS & DICK PEARCE
with Tom Quirke (pno), Ross Williams(db), Tom Jackson (dr)
Laurie Jacobs/Dick Pearce Quintet will be playing a mixture of jazz standards. In May 2013 they recorded a live Cd 'Full Steam Ahead!' which was given a 4* review by Jazz Journal.
Tues 10th Sep £13/£8/£5
Jake McMurchie (sax), Dan Messore (gtr), Will Harris (bs) Mark Whitlam (dr)
The forward-thinking Bristol group augment acoustic instruments with electronics to create a vast array of timbres that are set to arrangements which are both thrillingly imaginative and fearlessly eclectic.
St Ives Jazz Club September Festival
Doors 7.00 for 8.00 No food will be served by the hotel during the festival gigs
Mon 16th Sep £15.50/£12
THE JOY ELLIS QUARTET
Joy Ellis (pno/voc), Jo Caleb (gtr), Henrik Jensen (bs), Adam Osmianski (dr)
Jazz singer and pianist Joy Ellis will open her UK tour at the 2019 St Ives September Festival. London-based pianist, singer and composer Joy said: "This date will be the start of my UK tour to promote the new album." Since graduating from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama she has toured all over the world playing jazz.
Tues 17th Sep £15.50/£12
GILES THORNTON DECTET
The orchestra is comprised of some of the UK’s finest jazz musicians, and takes influences from Maria Schneider and Gill Evans. The debut album, "Be In Today", is made up of original compositions and arrangements, written by Giles Thornton. It is sure to be a great night of music! "Thornton does not set out merely to be clever; his aim, in general, is to create beautiful, melodic music, that isn’t something one can always take for granted”
Tues 24th Sep £15.50/£12
QUENTIN COLLINS SEXTET
Quentin Collins (tpt), Tom Harrison, Leo Richardson (sax), Steve Hamilton (pno), Conor Chaplin (bs), Winston Clifford (dr)
Quentin Collins is, quite simply, a master musician; a tone that remains consistently rich throughout every register, pin-point articulation and, where jazz improvisation is concerned, a crackling delivery, brimming with ideas, that does nothing so much as call the late, great, Freddie Hubbard to mind. Performing material from their new album ‘Road Warrior,’ the Sextet draws inspiration from the rich tradition of 3-horn frontlines, with an explosive all-star line-up evoking The Jazz Messengers, McCoy Tyner, and Wynton Marsalis.
Weds 25th Sep £15.50/£12
MATT CARTER'S STEVIE WONDER PROJECT
Matt Carter (kbd), Phoebe Jane (voc), Steve Down (gtr), Seth Tackaberry (bs), Miguel Andrews (dr)
For anyone who loves the music of Stevie Wonder then this gig is a must see, with some of the finest young musicians in the country coming together in what promises to be an evening of high energy, soulful and uplifting music. The band features the fantastic voice of Phoebe Jane. Will have the club up and dancing before the night is over!
For All Festival Tickets please visit one of the following :-
Cornwall Riviera Box Office (01726 879500)
Visit St Ives Information Centre stivesseptemberfestival.co.uk/how-to-book/
On the door if available
Tues 1st Oct £13/£8/£5
ALISON RAYNER QUINTET
Steve Lodder (pno), Deirdre Cartwright (gtr), Alison Rayner (bs), Buster Birch (dr), Diane McLoughlin (sax)
Winners Jazz Ensemble of the Year 2018 Shortlisted: Best Small Group 2018 Alison Rayner Runner-up: Best Double Bass 2018 British Jazz 'a celebration of life itself' their music is 'inventive, vibrantly colourful and unfailingly melodic, possessed of a strong sense of narrative and cinematic quality, The Jazzman
Tues 8th Oct £13/£8/£5
ISQ REQUIEM FOR THE FAITHFUL
Irene Serra (voc), Richard Sadler (bs), Naadia Sheriff (pno), Chris Nickolls (dr)
a critically-acclaimed post jazz /folk /alternative quartet from London. Described as "EST with vocals"
Tues 15th Oct £13/£8/£5
A welcome return to the club by the award winning vocalist described by Jamie Cullum as "one of the greatest singers we have in this country". Awards 'Best British Vocalist', 'Best Female Jazz Vocalist' and 'Best Jazz Album of the Year'
Tues 22nd Oct £13/£8/£5
CALUM GOURLAY QUARTET
Calum Gourlay (bs), Helena Kay (sax), Kieran McLeod (tbn), James Maddren (dr)
Featuring music written especially for and inspired by the band members who are also 3 founding members of his big band.
Tues 29th Oct
To Be Confirmed
Tues 5th Nov £13/£8/£5
NICHOLAS MEIER WORLD GROUP
Demi Garcia (perc), Kevin Glasgow (bs), Richard Jones (vn), Nicolas Meier (gtrs)
UK-based guitarist Nicolas Meier has carved a reputation out as one of the UK’s most original and uniquely talented guitarists. Drawing from a love of Turkish, Eastern & Middle Eastern music, Flamenco, Tango and more all mixed with jazz!
Tues 12th Nov £13/£8/£5
Tali Atzmon (voc), Jenny Bliss (vn, vla da gamba), Yaron Stavi (bs), Gilad Atzmon (b.cl,sop.acc)
Tali Atzmon leads an eclectic collective of multi-talented musicians who, with a baroque musician in their midst, convincingly transcend the boundaries of individual styles and genres.
Tues 3rd Dec £13/£8/£5
AL SWAINGER QUARTET The Music of Chick Corea
Al Swainger (bs, fx) Jon Clark (dr), Tom Berge (kbd), Joe Northwood (ten)
Mix Chick Corea with Radiohead in a blender then use the resulting cocktail to write film music and you might get something a little like this...
Tues 10th Dec £13/£8/£5
JONATHAN GEE TRIO
Jonathan Gee (pno), Marcus Vergette (bs), Andy Trim (dr)
Since being voted Guardian/Wire British Jazz Awards "Most Promising Newcomer" in 1991, Jonathan Gee has led a series of award-winning trios. St Ives Club favourite returns with his current trio to finish off our last gig of the year with an appropriately festive programme.
For more info, call 01736 795277.
COMIN UP: tbc