The Ewen Baird Group | Queens Head, Reading
Sat 4 Mar | The Ewen Baird Group | Ewen Baird tenor sax, Kevin Armstrong guitar, Howard King bass, Mike Goff drums | Queens Head 54 Christchurch Rd, RG2 7AZ | 8pm | Free entry
Saxophonist and bandleader Ewen Baird is originally from Malawi but spent his formative years in Edinburgh. He is currently based in Oxford. Amongst others, he has performed with Jim Mullen, Steve Waterman, Geoff Castle, Kenny Baker and Dave Jones.
He has an MMus in Jazz Performance from Birmingham Conservatoire and teaches the saxophone and jazz improvisation around Oxfordshire.
Purdy’s New Music Launch Night | Purdy’s Pop-Up, Henley
Sat 4 Mar | Purdy’s New Music Launch Night | The HAODS studio, 19 New Street, Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2BP | 8pm, doors 7:30pm | Tickets £21 here