Harborough Jazz 


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10th September 2017

Steve Waterman Quartet
Trumpeter Steve Waterman returns with a cracking band featuring Gareth Williams on piano, Alec Dankworth on bass and Clark Tracey on drums. Expect to hear some Monk, Ellington, Davis, Hubbard and Golson sounds 


8th October 2017

Leon Greening Trio
Pianist Leon Greening returns by popular request. This outstanding pianist has excited the audience on his previous visits. On this occasion he is accompanied by Adam King on bass and Steve Brown on drums. Piano playing at its best—not to be missed

12th November 2017

 Clark Tracey Hexad
Another ever popular visitor, this time Clark is celebrating dad Stan’s 1980’S outstanding group HEXAD. The band features Chris Maddock - alto, Nadim Teimoori - tenor, Alex Ridout - trumpet, Ashley Henry - piano, Daniel Casimir - bass, Clark Tracey on drums. A session sure to excite 


10th December 2017

Andra Sparks Quartet



Singer Andra Sparks makes a welcome return to Harborough Jazz, bringing with her a great supporting group of musicians featuring Art Themen on tenor sax. Nicki Iles on keyboards, Trevor Tompkins on drums and partner Nick Weldon on bass.


14th January 2018

 Dominic Ashworth Trio



11th February 2018
 Jo Fooks Quartet

February brings a first visit to Harborough jazz for tenor sax player Jo Fooks. Edinburgh born Jo studied at the Guildhall of Music and at Berklee before joining the Humphrey Lyttleton band. She has also worked alongside such musicians as Acker Bilk, Joe Temperley and Scott Hamilton as well as writing her own music. She brings with her Ted Beament on piano, Val Manix on bass and Buster Birch on drums.


11th March 2018

 Dan Casimir Quartet
  March features 2016 Musician of the Year bass player Dan Casimir, familiar to Harborough Jazz fans as a member of Clark Tracey’s various groups. He comes with his own quartet featuring Winston Clifford on drums (and perhaps a few vocals); Jos Arnon-Jones on piano and Benet McLean on violin – expect something different to celebrate Valentine’s Day.


8th April 2018
Fino Lopes Quartet

April’s gig brings a familiar face to Harborough Jazz. Guitarist Fino Lopes is a regular member of our jazz jam sessions and well known locally. Regarding him as an outstanding exponent of many forms of music, we decided to ask him if he would bring his own group into the club. He has with him Ryan West on tenor sax, Martin Slipp on bass and Nick Bott on drums. Members £9; Non-members £11.


13th May 2018

 Martin Speake Quartet


10th June 2018
Dr Len's End of Season Jazz Jam 


July 8th 2018 Roger Beaujolais  quartet.

Don’t book your 2018 holidays just yet – we’ve decided to fit in an extra gig in July! Sunday July 8th next year will see a return visit by the swinging vibes player Roger Beaujolais and his quartet. Their recently recorded cd has been receiving great reviews, as have their current round of live sessions – so note the date in your diary.