Richard Iles with “Universal Time” – date to be announced

Richard Iles – flugelhorn, Richard Jones – keys, Jamie Taylor – guitar, Steve Hanley – drums Universal Time is a new collaboration between four musicians already well known to Northern audiences for their diverse work with groups such as Paradise Trio, Beats & Pieces, and Perpetual Motion Machine, amongst many others. Poignant melodic themes and colourful … Read more Richard Iles with “Universal Time” – date to be announced

Nikki Iles Jazz Orchestra: Thus 7 October 2021 7.00pm and 9.00pm

Julian Siegel: tenor sax, bass clarinet; Tori Freestone: tenor sax, flute; Karen Sharp: baritone/tenor sax, clarinet; Gareth Lochrane: flute, alto flute; Paul Jones: alto sax, flute; Andy Schofield: alto/soprano sax, flute; Trumpets: Henry Lowther, Tom Walsh, Nick Smart, James Copus; Trombones: Gordon Campbell, Richard Henry, Harry Maund, Ollie Martin; Nikki Iles: conductor/piano/accordion; Mike Walker: guitar; … Read more Nikki Iles Jazz Orchestra: Thus 7 October 2021 7.00pm and 9.00pm

Ari Hoenig Trio Fri Oct 15 2021 @Seven Arts 7.30pm

Ari Hoenig drums, Tom Ollendorff guitar, Conor Chaplin bass. Busy top-notch NYC drummer makes a welcome return visit to Leeds with a trio of guitarist Tom Ollendorff and bassist Conor Chaplin. They deliver sharp, streetwise modern jazz that borrows as much from drum ‘n’ bass as much as it does from pristine ECM and dirty … Read more Ari Hoenig Trio Fri Oct 15 2021 @Seven Arts 7.30pm

Nigel Price Organ Trio featuring Vasilis Xenopoulos – Thus 21 Oct 2021 7.30pm

Nigel Price is one of the UK’s leading jazz guitarists and a tireless supporter of live music, so it is with great pleasure that we welcome him back, leading his Organ Trio in an evening of tunes made famous by the legendary guitarist Wes Montgomery. Nigel is one of the most hardworking jazz musicians in … Read more Nigel Price Organ Trio featuring Vasilis Xenopoulos – Thus 21 Oct 2021 7.30pm

Greg Abate Quartet,Thursday 11 November

Greg Abate is a US jazz saxophonist, flutist, composer and international jazz recording artist. In the mid 70’s after finishing a four year program at Berklee College Of Music, Greg played lead alto for the Ray Charles Orchestra and tenor sax with the revived Artie Shaw Orchestra under leadership of Dick Johnson in 1986 and … Read more Greg Abate Quartet,Thursday 11 November

Clark Tracey Sextet @Seven Arts Thursday 18 November

Clark Tracey returns to Leeds with a new line-up of gifted young musicians who have impressed audiences at clubs and festivals with a maturity beyond their years. Aside from Clark, a six-time winner of Best Drums in the British Jazz Awards, Daniel Higham is lead trombone with the National Youth Jazz Orchestra, James Owston was … Read more Clark Tracey Sextet @Seven Arts Thursday 18 November

Christmas Cafe and Jazz Jam session – cancelled

It’s Christmas and (hopefully) we’ll still putting on live jazz at Seven Arts! 20 December is an afternoon jam session and a chance to come and see some of your favourite local musicians playing and/or singing for you in a relaxed setting – come and watch, or join in yourself! There will be a rhythm … Read more Christmas Cafe and Jazz Jam session – cancelled