JazzLeeds Covid 19 Audience Survey

Background Much of the concern around Covid 19 and live jazz music has centred on the effects of the virus on the destruction of regular work in performance and education. Rather less has looked at wishes and concerns of the audience members. JazzLeeds carried out this survey of its audience in mid-June 2020 to help … Read more JazzLeeds Covid 19 Audience Survey

Jazz Unlocked – our monthly Jazz radio show on ELFM

Let’s help to unlock some jazz with our new monthly radio show all about jazz in Leeds, Leeds clubs, musicians and jazz fans! Welcome to the new weekly Jazz Unlocked programme on East Leeds FM. https://www.chapelfm.co.uk/elfm-player/ Presented by Steve Crocker from Jazz Leeds and engineered by Tony Mauluso from Chapel FM the show keeps you … Read more Jazz Unlocked – our monthly Jazz radio show on ELFM

Jazz Leeds Lockdown weekly video show on our video channels

We’ve no live jazz on a Sunday afternoon at present so we’ve organised some Jazz Leeds lockdown video programmes of bands from our extensive jazz archives. These are all on our You Tube or Vimeo channels and all last around one hour. We’d be really interested to hear your views about these – leave a … Read more Jazz Leeds Lockdown weekly video show on our video channels

THIS CONCERT IS NOW SOLD OUT 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 THIS CONCERT IS NOW SOLD OUT Ari Hoenig Trio Fri Oct 15 2021 @Seven Arts 7.30pm

Ancient Infinity Orchestra – Sun Oct 17 1.30pm

From … Khemi Shabazz – oboe Evan Davies – violin Oliver Dover – G clarinet / baritone sax Joel Stedman – flute / bass clarinet Jacob Rider – alto saxophone Matt Cliffe – tenor sax / alto flute Georgie Buchanan – harp / vocals Hugh Vincent – piano Ozzy Moysey – double bass John Arnesen … Read more Ancient Infinity Orchestra – Sun Oct 17 1.30pm

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

Nigel Price – Guitar, Ross Stanley – B3 Hammond Organ, Joel Barford – Drums, Vasilis Xenopoulos – Tenor Saxophone 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 Quartet in an evening of … Read more Nigel Price Organ Quartet featuring Vasilis Xenopoulos – Thus 21 Oct 2021, 7.30pm

Munch Manship Octet play West Coast Jazz @Seven Arts Sun 24 Oct 1.30pm

Munch Manship tenor sax, Nigel Hailwood baritone sax, Mark Gilbanks trumpet, Chris Fidler trombone, Derrick Harris guitar, Dean Stockdale piano, Grant Ruseell double bass, Dave Tyas drums Tenor saxophonist Munch Manship leads a bevy of top-notch jazz musicians, all of whom are dedicated to keeping alive the cool jazz that came out of LA and … Read more Munch Manship Octet play West Coast Jazz @Seven Arts Sun 24 Oct 1.30pm

Jeff Hewer Quartet Sun 7 Nov 1.30pm

Jeff Hewer guitar, Sam Quintana bass, Steve Hanley drums and Ben Powling sax   Soundscapes of contemporary jazz with material composed specifically for this line up by ex Toronto and now Leeds guitarist/band leader Jeffrey Hewer. In the autumn of 2015, Jeffrey crossed the Atlantic from Toronto to attend Leeds College of Music for his Masters … Read more Jeff Hewer Quartet Sun 7 Nov 1.30pm

Greg Abate Quartet,Thursday 11 November 7.30pm

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 7.30pm