Elmbridge Jazz Clubs – Gigs at Imber Court Sports & Leisure Centre East Molesey / Esher Surrey
Elmbridge Jazz Clubs – Jazz at Imber Court
The venue for this Jazz Club is Imber Court, East Molesey Surrey. They have a large car park and a reasonably priced club bar.
We offer relaxing jazz in a friendly atmosphere and new-comers are always welcome.
Gigs for July – November 2019
When: Approximately Monthly, on a Tuesday or Friday
Where: Imber Court Sports Club & Leisure Centre
Music from 8.30pm. A raffle forms part of the interval ‘banter’ and newcomers are welcomed into our friendly jazz-loving sessions.
Price: See Programme.
Phone 01932 845 174.
Please mention the All About Weybridge website
Large Car Park / Bar / Raffle
Friday 19th July 2019 – Henry Lowther Quartet
Tuesday 6th August 2019 – Willie Garnett Big Band
This popular big band is back again, sixteen musicians offering us swinging arrangements from the Basie and Ellington era through to more recent charts. Enjoy a relaxing evening in a friendly atmosphere. £12.
Friday 16th August 2019 – Jazz Knights Orchestra
Leader and drummer Cliff Longhurst’s 12 piece combo, comprising 6 horns, full rhythm section and vocalist singing from the Ella Fitzgerald, Natalie Cole and Billie Holiday era, will be playing a mixture of jazz, blues, pop and Latin hits and favourites from the 40’s to the 80’s. A swing band with a difference, an exciting new prospect for Jazz at Imber Court. Come and share the experience with us. £14.
Friday 13th September 2019 – Vasilis Xenopoulos Quartet ‘Dexterity’
Swinging tenor player Vasilis Xenopoulos has put together a quartet with Ross Stanley on keyboard, Dario Di Lecce double bass and Steve Brown drums, to celebrate the music and spirit of Dexter Gordon, an iconic figure in jazz history and a true heavyweight of the tenor saxophone.
Imber Court is part of their autumn tour promoting the new album and we expect an evening of exciting jazz. £14.
Friday 18th October 2019 – Groovin’ High Big Band
A 17 piece contemporary jazz and swing band led by Graham Mintram, playing music from the Basie Band, Tom Cubis, Gordon Goodwin and Maynard Ferguson plus some charts by band members including Barry Forgie, highly renowned leader of the BBC Big Band (formerly known as the BBC Radio Big Band) since 1977.
Don’t miss their first appearance at Imber Court. £14.
Friday 8th November 2019 – David Newton Trio
One of the UK’s most accomplished musicians, David Newton, will thrill us with his innovative, sensitive, always swinging keyboard skills, keeping us – and his cohorts – on the edge of our seats.
Composer, arranger, vocalists’ accompanist of choice, small group or big band pianist, this evening Dave will be joined by Andrew Cleyndert on double bass and Matt Home on drums.
Join us for an evening of high class jazz from masters of the art. £14.
Tuesday 19th November 2019 – Stan Reynolds Big Band
It’s well over a year since Stan died but the band is continuing and tonight Andrew Butcher leads 17 fine musicians to give us an exciting, foot-tapping evening of arrangements from the Basie and Ellington era.
Come and enjoy swinging big band music in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. £12.