Sunday Jazz at Jagz | John Critchinson’s Christmas Party | Ascot

Note: John Critchinson sadly died on 15 Dec, so please contact Jagz to find out the status of this performance

Sun 17 Dec | John Critchinson’s Christmas Party | John Critchinson piano, Art Themen sax, Dave Green bass, Dave Barry drums plus Jacqui Hicks-vocals | Ascot | Jagz | 12.30 to 3.30pm | £10

Sunday Jazz Christmas Special at The Retreat – Stuart Henderson, Simon Allen and the Simon Price Trio

Sun 17 Dec | The Retreat Jazz Christmas Special | Stuart Henderson trumpet, Simon Allen saxes, Will Bartlett piano, Esther Ng bass, Simon Price drums | Reading | Retreat Pub | NOTE LATER START TIME: 6.00pm | No charge

Gli Avanzi Jazz Quintet | Reading

Sun 17 Dec | Gli Avanzi Jazz Quintet | Lorenzo Todorow tenor sax, Chris Wagstaff trumpet, Martin Dix guitar, Howard King bass, Andrew Last drums | Reading | Artigiano Bar | 3:00pm | No charge

Andy Kennedy Quintet | Reading

Sun 17 Dec | Andy Kennedy Quintet | Andy Kennedy saxophones,  Tony Imbierski keyboards, Brian Throup bass, Fern Rose percussion, Paul Glover drums | Reading | Global Cafe | 7pm | Free entry?

Mike Miller Trio – Basingstoke

Sun 17 Dec | Mike Miller Trio with David Chedgey double bass, Nick Monnas drums, Mike Miller guitar | Old Basing | River Bank Tea Room, London Road, Old Basing, Hampshire RG24 7JL | 1:30 pm | No entry charge