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  • 2015-09-18 19:45:00

    Christine Tobin

    18 September 2015 19:45

    Christine is making a welcome visit to Birmingham Jazz, just before she heads off to live in New York City.  Christine Tobin will be performing...

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  • 2015-09-25 19:45:00

    Chris Young Quartet

    25 September 2015 19:45

    Undoubtedly Chris Young is the most significant young player to emerge onto the Birmingham Jazz scene in recent years. His work across original and standard...

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  • 2015-10-02 19:45:00

    Just Us

    2 October 2015 19:45

    As a feature for this month’s Black History month programme, we welcome the return of Larry Bartley and the Just Us quartet.  The suite of...

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  • 2015-10-09 19:45:00

    One Many People – (David Grey)

    9 October 2015 19:45

    The second offering for our Black History Month programme and features a new body of work written with the spirit of Jamaica in mind “…one...

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  • 2015-10-16 19:45:00

    Juliet Kelly

    16 October 2015 19:45

    The third Black History Month gig, at the Red Lion, is fronted by one of the best female voices in the UK today; performing her...

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  • 2015-10-23 19:45:00

    From Scratch

    23 October 2015 19:45

    This is Birmingham Jazz’s final contribution to Black History Month and brings back one of our most favourite bands, who always have a full house.  This...

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  • 2015-11-06 19:45:00

    Inner Space Music

    6 November 2015 19:45

    Following in the footsteps of the likes of Duke Ellington, Charles Mingus and Ornette Coleman, Inner Space Music takes improvisation into new territory, and frames...

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  • 2015-11-13 19:45:00

    Maciek Pysz

    13 November 2015 19:45

    Maciek Pysz is a composer and guitarist who is creating the best work of his career, so far, in his second album ‘A Journey’, to...

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  • 2015-11-19 19:45:00


    19 November 2015 19:45

    This band is so good we have changed our performance day just to fit them in.  This long standing band draw an audience wherever they...

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  • 2015-11-27 19:45:00

    Nic Meier

    27 November 2015 19:45

    In just a few short years UK-based Swiss guitarist Nicolas Meier has carved a reputation out as one of the UK’s most original guitarists. Drawing...

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  • 2015-12-16 18:30:00

    Woodhead Duo

    16 December 2015 18:30

    This is the first of our Christmas 2015 gigs, similar to the Sunday Sets we held earlier in the year.  This time entrance is completely free...

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  • 2016-01-08 19:45:00

    Wobbly Rail Five

    8 January 2016 19:45

    Lineup: Chris Biscoe – alto and soprano sax, alto clarinet; Pete Hurt – tenor and soprano sax; Liam Noble – piano; Steve Watts – bass;...

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  • 2016-01-15 19:45:00

    Forgotten Faiground

    15 January 2016 19:45

    This Matt Gough Group has nine players: Matt Gough Trumpet; Gina Stalbow Vocals; Kimberley Wong Violin; Beka Reid Violin; Vicky Strudwick Viola; Lucia Cappallero Cello;...

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  • 2016-01-22 19:45:00

    Christine Tobin/Liam Noble Duo

    22 January 2016 19:45

    This special night organised to here this duo as a one off whilst she returns for a short spell from her new home in New...

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  • 2016-01-29 19:45:00

    Can o' Worms

    29 January 2016 19:45

    If you like your Jazz hard edged with two Saxes up front then don’t miss Can o’ Worms.  The energy and musicianship is outstanding –...

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  • 2016-01-31 19:45:00

    Continuum of Selves

    31 January 2016 19:45

    This is the world premiere of a new set of pieces by this group of local, national and international musicians.  They will have been rehearsing...

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Welcome to Birmingham Jazz

Check out our gigs on Fridays* and get down to the Red Lion for some great jazz, food and drink! *But watch out for Partisans on the 19th November - it's a Thursday! Check the listings for all our great gigs including our four Black History Month contributions. See you soon.

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"Always great to play at Birmingham Jazz. As a musician, its wonderful to be treated with respect. It must be one of the best venues in the country for original new music."

Asaf Sirkis

"To hear a wide range of some of this country's finest jazz musicians up close in a friendly atmosphere, with excellent beer and the option of a good meal, Birmingham Jazz is hard to beat."

Peter Bacon www.thejazzbreakfast.com