In May 2017
Martin Bennett's Old Green River Band
gave us another evening of New Orleans Jazz and Blues


JOHN FINCH


'CHEZ' CHESTERMAN


PETE SMITH

 


 

 

MARTIN BENNETT

MARTIN GUY

ED LLOYD-HUGHES
 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

April 2017 saw our first visit by
THE FROG ISLAND JAZZ BAND
 


JIM HURD


JOHN WHITEHEAD


JOHN JEANES

 


CHRIS MARCHANT


KEITH DURSTON


PAUL SEALEY


ROB FULLALOVE

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO


In March 2017
THE KENT YOUTH JAZZ ORCHESTRA
returned with yet another evening of funky big band jazz!

 

 

 

 


February 2017 saw the return of
GRAHAM HUGHES' SUNSHINE KINGS
 

GRAHAM HUGHES

GABRIEL GARRICK

DUNCAN HEMSTOCK

JONATHAN VINTEN

MICK BALL

ROGER GRAHAM


in November 2016 we once again welcomed
THE JONATHAN VINTEN TRIO

featuring
JULIAN STRINGLE


JONATHAN VINTEN


JULIAN  STRINGLE

 


STEVE THOMPSON


BOBBY WORTH

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 


In October 2016
The Pedigree Jazz Band
e
ntertained us again with their 'Tribute To Trad Jazz' show


TONY MANN


ANDY CHISLETT and MIKE BENNET


CHRIS WALKER

 


 

 

DAVE CUMMERY

COLIN LARN

 
 

Photos courtesy of Ann Best

 

September 2016 saw the return of
BOB DWYER'S 'BIX AND PIECES'
even better than ever!


BOB DWYER


ANDY WOON


TIM ASSON

 


HUGH CROSIER


JOHN BAYNE


GRAHAM COLLICOTT


DAVID PRICE

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO


In May 2016
Martin Bennett's Old Green River Band
gave us an evening of New Orleans Jazz and Blues


JOHN FINCH


'CHEZ' CHESTERMAN


PETE SMITH

 


 

 

MARTIN BENNETT

MARTIN GUY

ED LLOYD-HUGHES
 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

In April 2016
THE KENT YOUTH JAZZ ORCHESTRA
returned with another evening of funky big band jazz!

 

 

 


in March 2016 we welcomed for the first time
but not we hope for the last
THE ADRIAN COX QUARTET


ADRIAN COX


DAVID ARCHER

 


MEZ CLOUGH


GEORGE TREBAR

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 


February 2016 saw the return of
GRAHAM HUGHES' SUNSHINE KINGS
in a more mainstream frame of mind

 

GRAHAM HUGHES

GABRIEL GARRICK

DAVID HORNIBLOW

Laurence Corns

'BUBU' CANINI

JAY DARWISH


December 2015 brought us
THE KEITH NICHOLS' HOT FIVE
with 'SPATS' LANGHAM
giving us a wonderful concert as always.
Thank you all for coming!

 


TOM 'SPATS' LANGHAM


KEITH NICHOLS


MALCOLM SKED


DAVID HORNIBLOW


ANDY WOON

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis


In November 2015
Dave Ware's Dixie Hotshots

played us a storm of different styles of jazz from New Orleans to mainstream!
 


NORMAN BULL


DAVE WARE


JOHN LEE


LYNN SAUNDERS


TONY BLACKBURN


ROGER CURPHEY

       

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis


October 2015 we were yet again entertained with hot Dixieland jazz by
THE LAURIE CHESCOE
REUNION JAZZ BAND

 

 


ROY WILLIAMS


ALAN BRADLEY


JOHN LEE


JOHN STUART


LAURIE CHESCOE


HARVEY WESTON


COLIN BRAY

Photos  and video courtesy of Peter Curtis


Our new season opened in September with the return of
NEW ORLEANS ECHOES

PETER CURTIS

PETER LEONARD

ALEX GARDINER

MISS PENNY PAYNE

COLIN MARTIN

JOHN ROBERTS

PETER LAY

JOHN McCALLUM
Photos courtesy of Graham Majin
CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO  courtesy of KentVideoProduction

bringing us an evening of hot jazz in the New Orleans style featuring songs from Miss Penny Payne

 


In May 2015 we enjoyed the return of
THE BLUE RHYTHM KINGS
who brought us hot jazz from the Roaring Twenties and sweet songs from the Crooning Thirties !

 

Photo courtesy of Peter Curtis

 


in April 2015 we welcomed for the first time
THE JJ VINTEN QUARTET


JONATHAN VINTEN


JULIAN MARC STRINGLE

 


STEVE THOMPSON


ROD BROWN

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 


In March 2015 we welcomed
THE KENT YOUTH JAZZ ORCHESTRA
for the first but not the last time!

 

 

 


February 2015 saw the return of
BOB DWYER'S 'BIX AND PIECES'
better than ever!


BOB DWYER


MAX EMMONS


BERNIE HOLDEN

 


HUGH CROSIER


JOHN BAYNE


LAURIE CHESCOE


NICK SINGER

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO


December 2014 saw the return of
GRAHAM HUGHES' SUNSHINE KINGS

Despite the tribulations of the motor way on a Friday evening ( well the A2 actually ) they gave a fine performance of varied material!

GRAHAM HUGHES

James Davison

Richie Howard

Laurence Corns

Saleem Raman

Dave O’Brien


 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis


In November 2014
Dave Ware's Dixie Hotshots

played us a storm of different styles of jazz from New Orleans to mainstream!
 


NORMAN BULL


DAVE WARE


JOHN LEE


LYNN SAUNDERS

TONY BLACKBURN

ANDY LAWRENCE
  
BRIAN READ

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis


In October 2014
Michael Byrne's Thameside Jazz Band

played for us, unfortunately in the absence of their leader Michael, but reedman 'Goff' Dubber stepped in to lead the band in an outstanding concert
 


LESLEY DYOS


GEORGE PATTERSON


'GOFF' DUBBER


LYNN SAUNDERS


KEITH BROWN


PETE CLANCY

 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

In September 2014
Martin Bennett's Old Green River Band
gave us an evening of New Orleans Jazz and Blues - and rescued our club (with a bit of luck)


JOHN FINCH


'CHEZ' CHESTERMAN


HOWARD MURRAY

 


 

 

MARTIN BENNETT

BILL BUCK

ED LLOYD-HUGHES
 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

In July 2014
The Pedigree Jazz Band
e
ntertained us with their 'Tribute To Trad Jazz' show


ROGER MARKS


GRAHAM TREVARTON


CHRIS WALKER

 


 

 

KEN AMES

COLIN LARN

TONY MANN
 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

In June 2014
The Sussex Jazz Kings
returned to play for us in their usual hot and happy style!
 


LEN BALDWIN


DAVE STRADWICK


BERNARD STUTT

 


 

 

PETE CLANCY

JOHN HALL

'BURTIE' BUTLER
 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

In May 2014
The Bob Bernard Trio
played for us for the first time bringing us Bob's multi instrumental talents in mainstream style


BOB HADRILL


BOB BERNARD


NEIL BERNARD

 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

In April 2014
THE BLUE RHYTHM KINGS
Introduced themselves to our club with an evening of hot dance music
from the 'Jazz Age' including a very special surprise appearance from their
resident photographer and Al Bowlly aficionado
Graham Majin.

 


BILL JONES


MALCOLM WALTON


PETER CURTIS


 


GEOFF COLLINS


GERRY BIRCH


JOHN MYHILL


COLIN MARTIN

Photos and video courtesy of Graham Majin

Click here to see Graham's rendition of 'Brother Can You Spare A dime'


In March 2014 we heard
BOB DWYER'S 'BIX AND PIECES'
for the first time, and they were greatly appreciated.


BOB DWYER


MAX EMMONS


BERNIE HOLDEN

 


HUGH CROSIER


JOHN BAYNE


GRAHAM COLLICOT


NICK SINGER

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO


February 2014 brought us
THE KEITH NICHOLS HOT FIVE
with
'SPATS' LANGHAM
giving us a yet another wonderful concert
 


TOM 'SPATS' LANGHAM


KEITH NICHOLS


CLICK HERE TO SEE THE band play 'my little bimbo down on the bamboo isle'
then 'Spats' playing 'ukulele lady'

 


ANDY WOON


TREVOR WHITING


MALCOLM SKED

 Photos and video courtesy of Peter Curtis


In December 2013 we were again entertained by

GRAHAM HUGHES' SUNSHINE KINGS

and what a great pleasure it was to hear BEN CUMMINGS once again!

 

 

 


DUNCAN BATCHELOR


BEN CUMMINGS


GRAHAM HUGHES

 

 

 


PAUL TKACHENKO


FRANCESC MARCO


'BUBU' CANINI

 Photos  courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

Our mid-November concert was by the
THE RON RUSSELL JAZZ BAND
featuring

DIGBY FAIRWEATHER


Chris Gower


Digby Fairweather


Trevor Whiting


Ron Russell


Stan Bourke


Jim Douglas

Thank you all very for coming to what was a most enjoyable concert

 


November 2013 we were yet again entertained by the music of
THE LAURIE CHESCOE REUNION JAZZ BAND

and the humour of ALAN BRADLEY
 

 


DAVE HEWETT


ALAN BRADLEY


JOHN LEE


JIM DOUGLAS


LAURIE CHESCOE


PETE SKIVINGTON


COLIN BRAY

Photos  courtesy of Peter Curtis and Ann Best


In October 2013
BLEW TUBES BRASS BAND
treated us to an education in contemporary New Orleans style
jazz in the style of bands such as the Rebirth Brass Band-
well we are an Educational Charity after all!


Paul Gardiner


Tracy Mendham


Geoff Mason


James Hayes


Roan Kearsey-Lawson


Harry Cook

 

CLICK HERE TO SEE
THE REBIRTH BRASS BAND
IN THE FRENCH QUARTER of
NEW ORLEANS

AND HERE FOR DOREEN
THE CLARINET QUEEN
PLAYING 'LIL' LISA JANE'

 

Photos  courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

In July 2013
'SWING FEVER' featured the clarinet dueting
DAVE SHEPHERD and CHRIS WALKER

 


CHRIS WALKER
 


DAVE SHEPHERD


John Burgess


Stan Bourke


PETER GODFREY

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis


June 2013 saw the welcome return of

THE BRIAN WHITE/ALAN GRESTY RAGTIMERS


GOFF DUBBER


BRIAN WHITE


ALAN GRESTY


GEOFF COLE


COLIN BRAY


COLIN MILLER


JOHN ARTHY

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis


Our May  2013 concert featured

The Bateman brothers jazz band

Another outstanding performance in the style of
the Louis Armstrong all stars

 

 

 


IAN BATEMAN


ALAN BATEMAN


TREVOR WHITING


MATT SKELTON


JOHN DAY


MAGGIE REEDAY


CRAIG MILVERTON


In April 2013 we welcomed

 THE SCOTT HAMILTON QUARTET
BETTER THAN EVER DESPITE EVERYTHING!
The Committee apologises for the slightly late start would like to thank Pete Smith,
local recording engineer and bass guitar player, for providing a PA system at zero notice!
 



SCOTT


JOHN PEARCE


DAVE GREEN


STEVE BROWN

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis


In March 2013
DENNIS ARMSTRONG'S
GREAT NORTHERN JAZZ BAND
returned to give us a resounding concert of hot jazz and the Club would like to thank
all the members and others in the audience who came to support us!


JOHN HOWLETT




DENNIS ARMSTRONG
 


PETE CURTIS


ISOBEL TONER


ANDY MAYNARD


JOHN HALL


MALCOLM HOGARTH

Photographs courtesy of Graham Majin


THE CONDONIANS
The popular new band formed by trombonist
Dave Hewett
played a fine concert for us in February 2013 and we shall all remember the 'hand made' drum solo!
 


DAVE HEWETT



JULIAN STRINGLE


ANDY DICKENS


MARTIN LITTON


ANDY LAWRENCE


ROD BROWN

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis


December 2012 brought us
THE KEITH NICHOLS HOT FIVE
with 'SPATS' LANGHAM
giving us a wonderful concert as always
- and with a very good audience.
Thank you all for coming!

 


TOM 'SPATS' LANGHAM


KEITH NICHOLS


MALCOLM SKED


TREVOR WHITING


ANDY WOON

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis


 

November 2012 and DIGBY FAIRWEATHER returned at last with his QUARTET for a performance full of expertise, witty chat -
and that finger click during a drum solo!


Digby


Digby


Dominic Ashworth


Len Skeat


Neil Bullock

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis


October 2012 we were again entertained by the music and humour of
['Keep your requests to yourselves-we have enough trouble up here without that']

the Laurie chescoE reunion jazz band


DAVE HEWETT


ALAN BRADLEY


DUNCAN HEMSTOCK


JIM DOUGLAS


LAURIE CHESCOE


PETE SKIVINGTON


COLIN BRAY

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis


September 2012 saw the return of

GRAHAM HUGHES' SUNSHINE KINGS


ADRIAN COX


Miguel Gorodi

 
GRAHAM HUGHES

    


'BUBU' CANINI


Paul Tkachenko


Nick Ramon

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 


In June 2012 we held
OUR last ANNUAL STUDENTS CONCERT

CLICK ON LISA SIMPSON BELOW TO SEE MORE PICTURES OF THIS AND PREVIOUS STUDENT CONCERTS
 

 

 
 

 


 

 


CHRIS WALKER

In May 2012
'SWING FEVER' featured the clarinet dueting
DAVE SHEPHERD and CHRIS WALKER

 


DAVE SHEPHERD


John Burgess


Stan Bourke


PETER GODFREY

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis


OUR APRIL 2012 CONCERT WAS, AS ALWAYS,
A GREAT SUCCESS AND FEATURED

 THE SCOTT HAMILTON QUARTET


JOHN PEARCE


SCOTT


DAVE GREEN


STEVE BROWN

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis


The Bateman brothers jazz band
gave us in our March 2012 concert a stunning
tribute to the Louis Armstrong all stars


IAN BATEMAN

 


ALAN BATEMAN

 


TREVOR WHITING

 


STEVE RUSHTON

 


JOHN DAY


MAGGIE REEDAY


CRAIG MILVERTON

 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

February 2012 and one of the most popular bands in the circuit
DAVE STRADWICK'S SUSSEX JAZZ KINGS
entertained us with a mixture of hot music and humour.
 


LEN BALDWIN


DAVE STRADWICK

BERNARD STUTT


PETE CLANCY

 
JOHN HALL


PHIL DURELL

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis


January 2012 got the year of to a wonderful start with the return of
keith nichols' hot five

 


'SPATS' LANGHAM

KEITH NICHOLS

 
JOHN ARTHY


TIM HUSKINSON


ANDY WOON

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis


In December 2011 MARTIN LITTON AND HIS RHYTHM
treated us to a 'TRIBUTE TO FATS WALLER'
 


ENRICO TOMASSO


TREVOR WHITING


MARTIN LITTON


GRAHAM COLLICOT


'SPATS' LANGHAM

 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

Our November 2011 concert featured
GRAHAM HUGHES' SUNSHINE KINGS

who again entertained us with a freewheeling mixture of fine jazz and occasional moments of hilarious lunacy!


JOHN ELMER


GRAHAM HUGHES


SAM RICHIE

 


ROGER GRAHAM


WESLEY GIBBENS


FRANCESC MARCO-SENDON

 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

October 2011 brought us BRIAN WHITE's
tribute to the late, great pioneer of early jazz, 'KID' ORY
featuring trombonist GEOFF COLE


BRIAN WHITE


'CHES' CHESTERMAN


GEOFF COLE


JON VINTEN


MARTIN WHEATLEY


COLIN MILLER


VIC PITT

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis


Our 2011 season started in September with the return of
an old friend of our club when we listened to

the laurie chescoE reunion jazz band


DAVE HEWETT


ALLAN BRADLEY


DUNCAN HEMSTOCK


 


COLIN BRAY

PETE SKIVINGTON

LAURIE CHESCOE

JIM DOUGLAS

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis


June 2011 brought us to
our annual students' concert

Click on Lisa Simpson to see pictures!

 

 

In May 2011 we featured Karen Sharp and Robert Fowler in
BRANDY AND BEER!
A tribute to Al Cohn and Zoot Sims

 

 

April 2011 featured the first and only visit to our club of
THE DELTA JAZZ BAND

with the UK's finest drummer in the New Orleans style
COLIN
BOWDEN
 


ROY MASKELL
 


'CHES' CHESTERMAN
 


TERRY GILES
 


JOHN SIRETT
 


COLIN BOWDEN
 


ANDY MAYNARD
 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis


March 2011 saw the return of
Dennis Armstrong's Great Northern
Jazz Band 
featuring two musicians new to our club.
John Hall from Hampshire on drums and Phil Probert from the midlands on banjo

 

JOHN HOWLETT

DENNIS
 

PETER CURTIS

 


MALCOLM HOGARTH

ISOBEL TONER

JOHN HALL

PHIL PROBERT

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis


In February 2011 BARRY MARTYN AND THE YOUNG BLOODS
made what, sadly may be their last appearance at our club since Barry has,
we understand, been offered the chance to provide music on a Mississippi paddle steamer
on a full time basis. we wish him all the best!

 

 

 

Photo courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

SADLY OUR CONCERT FOR December 2010, to have been given by
THE keith Nichols' hot six
had to be cancelled due to the appalling  weather conditions


Our November 2010 concert featured
GRAHAM HUGHES' SUNSHINE KINGS

who entertained us with a freewheeling mixture of fine jazz and occasional moments of hilarious lunacy!


JAMES EVANS

GRAHAM HUGHES

SAM RICHIE

FRANCESC  MARCO

PAUL TKACHENKO

'BUBU' CANINI
 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

In October 2010 we rang the changes again (and how!) with
 THE LIMEHOUSE JAZZ BAND
Originally from Holland but now a touring international band, they recreate the jazz/dance-band style of the late 1920's. Clarence Williams, McKinney's Cotton Pickers,
Fletcher Henderson
- even Duke Ellington and perhaps a little Paul Whiteman


Robert Duis

Hans Bosch, Alhard Zwart
and David Lukacs

Louis Lanzing


Jan Van Der Woord


Patrick Weeghmans

sir Wil Van Schaik


Attila Korb

 
 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

In September 2010 in keeping with our role as an educational charity which obliges us to feature jazz in many styles, our new season opened on a mainstream to bop note with
 


THE BRUCE ADAMS/
ALAN BARNES
QUINTET
 
BRUCE ADAMS   ALAN BARNES
JOHN PEARCE ANDY CLEYNDERT BOBBY WORTH
 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

June 2010 and, as always, our annual concert featuring our students' band 'YOUTH IN JAZZ' took place

Supported as always by Paul Lacey's All Stars
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In May 2010
J.J.VINTEN'S JAZZ BAND
The return of our student band's erstwhile tutor with his hand picked band

 
DAVE HEWETT ANDY DICKENS TREVOR WHITING



JON VINTEN COLIN MILLER ANDY LAWRENCE
 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

In April 2010 we were privileged to host
MARTIN LITTON'S ELLINGTONIANS

featuring 2008 jazz vocalist of the year

VAL WISEMAN

 
VAL WISEMAN TREVOR WHITING JULIAN FERRARETTO



MARTIN LITTON MURRAY SALMON ROD BROWN
 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

March 2010 and THE CONDONIANS a popular new band
formed by trombonist
Dave Hewett visited our club for the  first time
bringing to our stage fine and thoughtful music from some old friends and some new.

 

DAVE HEWETT ANDY DICKENS JULIAN MARC STRINGLE

 
JOHN CHINA ANDY LAWRENCE ROD BROWN
 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

February 2010 brought us
BARRY MARTYN & THE YOUNG BLOODS
with their usual mix of traditional New Orleans numbers, blues and of course some pretty rocking music!
 


JULIAN WEBSTER GREAVES


ALLEN BEECHEY


GRAHAM HUGHES


BARRY


THE BAND!


TOM KINCAID


BEN MARTYN


BARRY AGAIN!

 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

Sadly we felt in necessary to cancel or at least to postpone our usual post-Christmas treat with
THE SCOTT HAMILTON QUARTET
because of the weather.


In December 2009
Dennis Armstrong's Great Northern
Jazz Band 
entertained us handsomely with their wit and their very individual way of playing classic jazz numbers

 

JOHN
HOWLETT

PETER
CURTIS

DENNIS

MALCOLM
HOGARTH

ISOBEL
TONER

 


CHRIS
MARCHANT

 


ANDY
MAYNARD
 

 

 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

In November 2009
'GENTLEMAN' JIM McINTOSH'S JAZZAHOLICS
were a treat for us all. It was good to see two fine young musicians,
Jamie Brownfield and Amy Roberts
carrying forward the banner of traditional jazz.


ANNIE HAWKINS


PETE LAY

 
JIM McINTOSH


MIKE POINTON


JAMIE BROWNFIELD


AMY ROBERTS

 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

CELEBRATING THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FORMATION OF OUR CLUB IN OCTOBER 2009

 A SCINTILLATING SELECTION OF SALUBRIOUS SONGS AND SOLOS WAS SUPPLIED BY
KEITH NICHOLS AND THE COLLEGIANS

 


KEITH NICHOLS

 

 




         NORMAN FIELD  

ANDY WOON
 

                      ALISTAIR ALLEN          

'SPATS' LANGHAM                             

DEBBIE ARTHURS 

                  MALCOLM SKED         

 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

September and our 2009 season started with a return visit by the
MARTIN LITTON/ NILS SOLBERG RHYTHM KINGS




MARTIN LITTON            

MARK CROOKS
 

           NILS SOLBERG

MIKE PIGGOTT             

PETE MORGAN 

         ROD BROWN 

 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

June 2009 and, as always, our annual concert featuring our students' band 'YOUTH IN JAZZ'

Supported as always by Paul Lacey's All Stars
CLICK HERE


May 2009 and J.J.VINTEN'S JAZZ BAND
was back to entertain us with another evening of varied styles of jazz.


Smile Please


DAVE HEWETT              

JONATHAN VINTEN
 

          'GOFF' DUBBER

ANDY LAWRENCE         

ANDY DICKENS

         COLIN MILLER   

 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

THE M25 STRIKES AGAIN!
 GRAHAM HUGHES AND THE SUNSHINE KINGS
had, in April 2009, to play their first set drummerless, but all was well in the second and third sets when they showed us that there is a bright  future for traditional jazz! And, ladies - not a wedding ring in sight!


 

RICHIE HOWARD              

SAM RICHIE

          GRAHAM HUGHES

                      FRANCESCO
                            SENDON

PAUL TRACHENCO

        'BUBU' CANINI

 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

The weather was better in March 2009 when ROGER MARKS’ ARMADA JAZZ BAND brought us an evening of sophisticated traditional jazz.
 


ROGER MARKS


JOHN SHILLITO

 
KEN RENNISON


EDDIE EDWARDS

 
TERRY LIDIARD


TERRY TURLAND

 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis

 

 The bad weather this February 2009 brought havoc on the roads and several members of
BARRY MARTYN & THE YOUNG BLOODS
were delayed in their arrival. Once a quorum (front line and piano) was present the guys played some fine swinging jazz until Barry himself hove into view and lead the community singing while the drums and other equipment were set up! Then he roared into action on the drums and a powerhouse of an evening followed!

 


JULIAN WEBSTER GREAVES

 


ALLEN BEECHEY


GRAHAM HUGHES

 


TOM KINCAID

 

 


BEN MARTYN

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis


BARRY

 

 


JANUARY 2009 BROUGHT US OUR USUAL VISIT FROM

THE SCOTT HAMILTON QUARTET

 

 
SCOTT

 

 


JOHN PEARCE


GIORGIOS ANTONIOU

 

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis


STEVE BROWN
 


December 2008 and we were entertained by the
MARTIN LITTON/ NILS SOLBERG RHYTHM KINGS

 
MARTIN LITTON


NILS SOLBERG

 
MIKE PIGGOTT


PETE MORGAN


ROD BROWN

 
TREVOR WHITING

WE WOULD LIKE TO THANK GRAHAM MAJIN FOR TAKING THE PICTURES FOR US


In November 2008 KEITH NICHOLS' HOT FIVE returned to our club for another evening of jazz  of varied styles from the twenties and thirties

 

  THE CONCERT FEATURED, AMONG OTHERS,' SPATS' LANGHAM AND NORMAN FIELD 


October 2008 brought us ALAN GRESTY'S RAGTIMERS
 


JOHN CROCKER


GOFF DUBBER



ALAN GRESTY
 


GEOFF COLE



JOHN PETTERS

featuring
JOHN ROYEN


 



TONY BAGGOT

 

 

Pianist and raconteur on tour from New Orleans who, as well as playing fine piano, told us tales of old Storeyville and the political discussions with the ladies of the evening!

Photos courtesy of Peter Curtis