Gigs


Jazz at Progress | Leon Greening Quartet | Buy tickets

Fri 2 Feb | Leon Greening piano, Christian Brewer sax, Adam King double bass, Steve Brown drums.
(with thanks to Hickies, the Music Shop, Leon will be playing a real piano, not a keyboard) | Progress Theatre, Reading | 7:30pm | £16.00 (£14.00 concessions) plus maximum 5% booking fee

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Bracknell Jazz – The Ridout Family

Fri 2 Feb | Bracknell Jazz – The Ridout Family | Mark Ridout guitar, Tom Ridout sax, Alexandra Ridout trumpet, Lester Ridout drums | Bracknell | Bracknell Jazz, South Hill Park, Recital Room | 7.30pm | £10.00/£5 U18s


Tolentino Pierce Duo | Reading


Sat 3 Feb | Jobim – Tones for Tom | Ife Tolentino voice and guitar, Steve Pierce guitar | Reading | Pau Brasil | 7:30pm | £7  call 01189752333


The Supertonics Big Swing Band | Bracknell

Sat 3 Feb | The Supertonics Big Swing Band, plus Tricia Bassett (vocals) & featured soloists | Jennett’s Park Community Centre, Bracknell RG12 8EB | 7:30pm | Tickets £9 | David Bennett 07739-314261 or www.thesupertonics.co.uk


Purdy’s Pop-up Jazz Club, Henley featuring Fleur Stevenson | Henley

Sat 3 Feb | Purdy’s Pop-up Jazz Club, Henley featuring Fleur Stevenson | Purdy (aka Rebecca Poole) host/ singer, Fleur Stevenson guest singer,  Hugh Turner guitar, Stuart Henderson trumpet/flugel, Raph Mizraki bass  | The HAODS studio, 19 New Street, Henley-on-Thames, RG9  | Doors 7.30pm, music starts 8.30pm | Tickets £17 (early bird) or £20 (standard), book online: www.purdymusic.co.uk/purdys-popup


Pangbourne Jazz Club | Pangbourne 


Sun 4 Feb | Stuart Henderson/Jonathan Lewis Quintet | Stuart Henderson trumpet and flugelhorn, Jonathan Lewis tenor sax, Terry Hutchins guitar, Keith Howard double bass, Julian Bown drums| Pangbourne | PWMC | 7:30pm | £7.00


Fleur Stevenson | Abingdon

Sun 4 Feb | Fleur Stevenson | Fleur Stevenson vocals | With Anatoliy Vyacheslavov saxes, Hugh Turner guitar | Abingdon | The Nags Head | 5-7.30pm | Admission: free


Mike Miller Trio | Sandhurst

Sun 4 Feb | Mike Miller Trio with Phil Berry double bass, Nick Monnas drums, Mike Miller guitar | Sandhurst | Wellington Arms | 2:30 pm | Free admission


Jazz at the Four Horseshoes | Sherfield-on-Loddon

Tues 6 Feb | Equinox with Simon Allen | Simon Allen sax, Peter Bingham tenor sax, John Clarke guitar, Derek Alford bass, Paul Kaluza percussion | Sherfield-on-Loddon | Four Horseshoes | 8:00pm | No charge for admission (donations are welcomed)


Rebellion Big Band | Marlow

Tues 6 Feb | Rebellion Big Band with Miranda Wilford on vocals | Marlow | Marlow Jazz Club | 8.30 – 11.00pm | £8


Jazz at the Magpie and Parrot – Claire Jones | Shinfield

Thurs 8 Feb | Jazz at the Magpie and Parrot – Claire Jones | Band TBC | Shinfield | Magpie and Parrot | 8pm | £5


AKQ (Andy Kennedy Quartet) | Reading

Thu 8 Feb | AKQ | Andy Kennedy saxes, Paul Glover drums, Brian Throup upright & electric bass, Tony Imbierski piano | Reading | The Global Cafe | 9pm | No charge


Horns of Plenty with Martin Shaw | Maidenhead

Fri 9 Feb | Horns of Plenty with Martin Shaw | Martin Shaw trumpet, Will Gibson sax, Alex Hutton piano, Andy Cleyndert bass, Clark Tracey drums | Maidenhead | Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Studio | 8.00pm | £15/£13/£5


Tolentino Pierce Duo | Reading


Sat 10 Feb | Elis – The voice | Ife Tolentino voice and guitar, Steve Pierce guitar | Reading | Pau Brasil | 7:30pm | £7  call 01189752333


Mike Miller Trio | Basingstoke

Sun 11 Feb | Mike Miller Trio with David Chedgey double bass, Nick Monnas drums, Mike Miller guitar | Basingstoke | River Bank Tea Room | 1:30 pm | Free admission


Gli Avanzi Jazz Quintet | Global Cafe | Reading

Sun 11 Feb | Gli Avanzi jazz quintet | Lorenzo Todorow tenor, Chris Wagstaff trumpet, Martin Dix guitar, Howard King bass, Andrew Last drums | Reading | The Global Cafe | 7:30pm | No charge


Jam in Reading – Mark Burton Quartet | Global Cafe | Reading

Tues 13 Feb | 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


Valentines Day Special | Didcot

Wed 14 Feb | Valentines Day Special | Fleur Stevenson vocals, Hugh Turner guitar, Nick Hill bass | Bookings: 01235 813247, £10 | Fleur de Lys, 30 Main Rd, East Hagbourne, Didcot, OX11 9LN | 7.30pm


Bracknell Jazz – Young Musicians evening | South Hill Park

Wed 14 Feb | Bracknell Jazz – Young Musicians evening with the house band | Sean Payne sax, Simon Cook piano, Rudy Cook bass, Charlie Hutchinson drums | Bracknell | South Hill Park, Recital Room | 7.30pm | £10.00 (£8.00 in advance) and £5 U18s


Tolentino Pierce Duo | Reading

Sat 17 Feb | Tropicalia – Utopic/Dystopic/Kaleidoscopic | Ife Tolentino voice and guitar, Steve Pierce guitar | Reading | Pau Brasil | 7:30pm | £7 call 01189752333


Fleur Stevenson and Hugh Turner Duo: Jazz and Pizza | Wantage

Sun 18 Feb | Fleur Stevenson and Hugh Turner Duo: Jazz and Pizza | Fleur Stevenson vocals, Duo Hugh Turner, guitar | The Greyhound Inn, Main Street, Letcombe Regis, Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 9JL | Table reservations: 01235 771969 | 6-8pm


Jazz in Fleet at The Harlington “The Jazz of Dudley Moore”

Tue 20 Feb | Chris Ingham Quartet “The Jazz of Dudley Moore” | Chris Ingham piano, Paul Higgs trumpet, Marianne Windham bass, George Double drums | Fleet | Fleet Jazz Club | The Harlington | 8.00pm | £14


Fleur Stevenson hosts Jazz Singers Night | Global Cafe | Reading

Tues 20 Feb | Fleur Stevenson hosts Jazz Singers Night in Reading | Fleur Stevenson vocals, Maff Potts piano, Nick Hill bass, Paul Glover drums | Reading | Global Café | 9.00pm – jam from 9.30pm | No charge


Hungerford Jazz Forum Jam Session | Hungerford

Fri 23 Feb | Hungerford Jazz Forum Jam Session | Hungerford | Royal British Legion | 8.00pm | £2.00


Stuart Henderson’s Remix Jazz Orchestra | Finchampstead

Fri 23 Feb | Stuart Henderson’s Remix Jazz Orchestra | Stuart Henderson trumpet, line up see web site | Finchampstead | Memorial Hall, RG40 4JU | http://www.remixjazzorchestra.co.uk/ | 8.30pm | Price TBC


Tolentino Pierce Duo | Reading


Sat 24 Feb | Chico –  Artista Brasileiro | Ife Tolentino voice and guitar, Steve Pierce guitar | Reading | Pau Brasil | 7:30pm | £7 call 01189752333


Bracknell Jazz – Simon Allen and the Purcell Jazz Ensemble

Sat 24 Feb | Bracknell Jazz – Simon Allen directs the Purcell Jazz Ensemble | Simon Allen, sax, Head of Jazz at Purcell leads senior members of the Purcell School of Music jazz department | Bracknell | Bracknell Jazz, South Hill Park, Cellar Bar | 7.30pm | £10.00 (£8 in advance) /£5 U18s


Dinner Jazz at The Angel – band TBC | Woolhampton

Sat 24 Feb | Dinner Jazz at The Angel – band TBC | Woolhampton | The Angel | 8pm | Free entry


Sunday Jazz at The Retreat – Stuart Henderson and the Simon Price Trio

Sun 25 Feb | Sunday Jazz at The Retreat | Stuart Henderson trumpet, plus guest TBC and the Simon Price Trio | Reading | Retreat Pub | 3.30pm | No charge


Fleur Stevenson and Hugh Turner duo | Reading

Sun 25 Feb | Fleur Stevenson and Hugh Turner duo | Fleur Stevenson vocals, Hugh Turner guitar | Reading | Artigiano Bar | 3-5pm


Mike Miller Trio | Basingstoke

Sun 25 Feb | Mike Miller Trio with David Chedgey double bass, Nick Monnas drums, Mike Miller guitar | Basingstoke | Tea Bar | 1 pm | Tea for two £20


Sunday Jazz at Jagz with the Tough Tenors | Ascot

Sun 25 Feb | The Tough Tenors | Ray Gelato sax, Alex Garnett sax, Guenther Kuermayer piano, Dave Chamberlain bass, Seb De Krom drums | Ascot | Jagz | 12.30 to 3.30pm | £10


Berkshire Jazz Jam: Ken Thompson Trio | Global Cafe | Reading

Wed 28 Feb | Jam session with house band, open to singers and instrumentalists | Ken Thompson guitar, Phil Berry bass, TBC drums | Reading | Global Café | 9:00pm | No charge