Gigs


Jazz at Progress: Two of a Mind | Reading

Fri 1 Sep | Jazz at Progress: Two of a Mind | Chris Biscoe baritone saxophone, Alison Neale alto sax, Jeremy Brown bass, Stu Butterfield drums, Colin Oxley guitar | Reading | Progress Theatre | 7:30pm | £17.00 (£15.00 concessions) plus maximum 5% booking fee – full information here | Buy tickets


Karl Charity | Pangbourne Jazz Club

Sun 3 Sep | Karl Charity | Karl Charity singer & trumpet,  Terry Hutchins guitar, Malcolm Cliff piano, Keith Howard double bass, Matt Skeaping drums | www.pangbournejazzclub.co.uk | PWMC | 7.30pm | £7.00


Jazz at the Four Horseshoes | Sherfield-on-Loddon

Tues 5 Sept | Equinox with Andy Walls piano | Andy Walls piano, Peter Bingham tenor sax, Derek Alford bass, Paul Kaluza percussion | Sherfield-on-Loddon | Four Horseshoes | 8:00pm | No charge for admission (donations are welcomed)


Jazz at the Magpie and Parrot – Julia Titus | Shinfield

Thurs 7 Sep | Jazz at the Magpie and Parrot – Julia Titus | Julia Titus vocals, Phil Craddock piano, TBC bass, Jim Wade drums | Shinfield | Magpie and Parrot | 8:00pm | £5


Sam Braysher Quartet featuring Michael Kanan | Maidenhead

Sat 9 Sep | Sam Braysher Quartet | Sam Braysher alto saxophone, Michael Kanan piano, Dario Di Lecce double bass, Steve Brown drums | Norden Farm Centre for the Arts | Maidenhead | 8pm | £12 | Buy tickets here


Ade Holland Trio | Caversham

Sun 10 Sept | Ade Holland Trio | Ade Holland guitar, Gordon Johnson keybds, Esther Ng drs. Caversham | The Griffin | 3.30pm | No charge


Jam in Reading – Mark Burton Quartet | Reading

Tues 12 Sep | Jam in Reading – Mark Burton Quartet | Jam session with house band, open to singers and instrumentalists | Les Foden saxophone, Mark Burton keyboards, Nick Hill bass, Eddie Hall drums | Reading | Global Café | 8.30pm | No charge


Yateley & Crowthorne Big Band Society (YCBBS) | Sandhurst

Tues 12 Sep | Yateley & Crowthorne Big Band Society (YCBBS) present two record recitals from the golden age of swing | Sandhurst Community Hall, Yorktown Road, Sandhurst, Berks | 7.30pm | £3.50 | Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month | Further details from Kay Sealey (0252 661037)


Jazz in Fleet at The Harlington

Tue 19 Sept | Karen Sharp Quartet | Karen Sharp sax, Nikki Iles piano, Marianne Windham double bass, Steve Brown Drums | Fleet | Fleet Jazz Club | The Harlington | 7.15pm | £12


Fleur Stevenson hosts Jazz Singers Night | Reading

Tues 19 Sep | Fleur Stevenson hosts Jazz Singers Night | Fleur Stevenson vocals, TBC piano, Nick Hill bass, Ben Robins drums | Reading | Global Café | Performance begins at 9pm, and then singers are invited onto stage to jam with the band from 9.30pm. | No charge


Chris Barber | Basingstoke

Thurs 21 Sep | Chris Barber | Basingstoke | Anvil Arts |More detail soon.


Jazz at Progress: Alex Hitchcock Quintet | Reading

Fri 22 September | Progress Theatre, Reading | 7:30pm | £14.00 (£12.00 concessions) plus maximum 5% booking fee.

Will Barry – piano, Jay Davis – drums,  Alex Hitchcock – sax, Joe Downard – bass, James Copus – trumpet – full information here


Fleur Stevenson Jazz Duo | Didcot

Fri 22 Sep |  Fleur Stevenson Jazz Duo | Fleur Stevenson vocals., Pete Billington piano | Didcot | The Music Goes Round, The Yurt | 8pm | Admission: £TBC, email themusicgoesroundoo@gmail.com or call 07721 364212 for tickets


Rhythms at the Yurt | Didcot

Fri 22 Sept | Rhythms at the Yurt | Fleur Stephenson vocals, Pete Billington keyboards | Didcot | Rhythms at the Yurt | 8.00pm | £12.50


Helen Shapiro gospel outreach event | Reading

Sat 23rd Sept | Helen Shapiro gospel outreach event | Helen Shapiro presentation and singing some of her old favourites | Reading | Kennet Valley Free Church | 7.30pm | £5


Helen will tell about how she came to faith in Jesus.  This time of testimony is interspersed with some songs (including the ever-popular ‘Walking Back to Happiness’) sung to backing tracks.  

Mike Miller Trio | Basingstoke

Sun 24 Sep | Mike Miller Trio | Dave Chedgey double bass, Nick Monnas drums, Mike Miller guitar | Basingstoke | Tea Bar | 1 pm | Tea for two £20


Jazz at the Magpie and Parrot – Lea Lyle / Karl Charity | Shinfield

Thurs 28 Sep | Jazz at the Magpie and Parrot – Lea Lyle / Karl Charity | Lea Lyle vocals, Karl Charity trumpet/flugelhorn, Phil Craddock piano, TBC bass, Jim Wade drums | Shinfield | Magpie and Parrot | 8:00pm | £5


Hungerford Jazz Forum Jam Session | Hungerford

Fri 29 Sep | Hungerford Jazz Forum Jam Session | Hungerford | Royal British Legion | 8.00pm | £2.00


Dinner jazz at The Angel – band TBC | Woolhampton

Sat 30 Sep | Dinner jazz at The Angel – band TBC | Woolhampton | The Angel | 8pm | No charge