Jazz In The Round

Organised Noise With Jazz FM's Jez Nelson.

Mon 27 Feb to Mon 31 Jul

Jazz In The Round

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Every last Monday of the month we gather the finest musicians we can find and throw them together in a barrier busting night of contemporary music.

With Jez Nelson & Chris Phillips from Jazz FM.
£12 in advance/£15 on the door

Monday 27th February

Headliner - John Horler Quintet featuring Norma Winstone

In 1983 Chet Baker played six consecutive nights at The Canteen in London with The John Horler Trio (John Horler – piano, Jim Richardson – bass and Tony Mann – drums).
Richardson recorded these landmark performances on a basic Sony TCS audiocassette recorder. 

The John Horler Trio has been reunited to present music from the album at The Cockpit theatre for Jazz in the Round.
Also featuring Quentin Collins on trumpet, Leo Richardson on saxophone and special guest Norma Winstone on vocals.   Not to be missed!

John Horler: Piano
Jim Richardson: Bass
Tony Mann: Drums

Joining the Trio are:

Quentin Collins: Trumpet/Flugelhorn
Leo Richardson: Saxophone
Special Guest Norma Winstone: Vocals

Opening Band - Esquivo


This performance is supported by JazzFM, who will also be recording for future broadcast.


Headliner - Matthew Bourne Solo

Soloist - TBC

Opening Band - Family Band


Each month we are lucky  to have Steven Cropper taking photographs and capturing the magic that happens. 
Catch up on a back catalogue of Jazz In The Round events on his photography blog site Transient Life  where you can marvel at his  images and read his detailed summary of each show.  


For 100 quid you get free entry to 10 Jazz In The Round  shows...which saves £20 (or 6 beers)

Plus half price tickets to Jazz In The Round special events, contemporary chamber music, studio opera

Plus free tickets to shows and a load of other stuff.

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Every month our artist in residence Gina Southgate paints the action as it happens.

See her work on display in our foyer, view it on her website, and watch her at it live on the night.





Interested in perrfoming at Jazz In The Round? Email alex_j_watson [at] hotmail [dot] co [dot] uk (subject: Performing%20at%20Jazz%20in%20the%20round) (Alex) to get involved!


£12 advance/£15 on the door