Sun afternoon 15 Sept: Kalpadruma quintet @Inkwell 1.30pm

Part of our Women Jazz leaders season – twice BBC Young Jazz Award semi-finalist  Asha Parkinson has been performing professionally with bands since the age of 11. She won a scholarship to the Purcell School and currently studies jazz sax and composition at The Guildhall. Her new ensemble, Kalpadruma explore a global feast of connections … Read more Sun afternoon 15 Sept: Kalpadruma quintet @Inkwell 1.30pm

Friday evening 13 September – Kate Peters Quintet @ Bar on Park Lane Roundhay

A collection of some of the finest young jazz musicians in the country, fronted by an exceptional and versatile vocalist’. (Jazz in Yorkshire) The Kate Peters Quintet is kicking up a storm on the British jazz scene. This exciting line-up features Martin Longhawn on piano, Rich Jevons guitar, John Marley bass and Tim Carter drums. … Read more Friday evening 13 September – Kate Peters Quintet @ Bar on Park Lane Roundhay

Sunday afternoon Jazz Sept 8: Ancient Infinity Orchestra @Seven Arts 1.30pm

Cosmic ambient devotional jazz channelling the spirits of Pharoah Sanders and Alice Coltrane, infused with a unique earthy archaic vibration. Ancient Infinity Orchestra are a band based in Leeds. Formed at the beginning of 2018, they broke onto the Leeds scene playing gigs and collaborating with artists from other disciplines. Summer saw the band invited … Read more Sunday afternoon Jazz Sept 8: Ancient Infinity Orchestra @Seven Arts 1.30pm

At a glance- Jazz at the Bar on Park Lane Roundhay

Friday evening autumn 2019 concerts at the Jazz at Bar on Park Lane Roundhay LS8 2E are as follows: Friday evening Sept 13 Kate Peters Quintet £10/8 8pm Friday evening Oct 18 Colin Byrne’s Leeds Jazz Orchestra £10/8 8pm Friday evening Nov 8 US saxman Greg Abate Quartet £10/8 8pm Friday evening Dec 13 Chapel … Read more At a glance- Jazz at the Bar on Park Lane Roundhay

Autumn Jazz programme “at a glance”

This autumn we focus on a truly interesting selection of eleven jazz groups led by women. We have international stars – Canadian trumpet player Ingrid Jensen and Danish pianist Kathrine Windfeld plus established UK musicians saxwoman Karen Sharp, pianist Maria Chiara Argirò and bassist Alison Rayner, young London bands including those of trombonist Rosie Turton, … Read more Autumn Jazz programme “at a glance”

Village Jazz at Chapel Allerton Arts Festival 29 August – 1 September

Chapel Allerton Arts Festival and Jazz Leeds present four days of jazz blues and soul at the end of August, ending with the Sunday afternoon finale on the main stage in Regent Street. Thursday 29 August @Seven Arts 8pm Rafe’s Dilemma with Nel Begley and Jamil Sheriff and Phil Green’s Biggish Band£10/8 9.15pm Rafe’s Dilemma … Read more Village Jazz at Chapel Allerton Arts Festival 29 August – 1 September