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Saturday 8 September 2018, 7.30pm
The Echoes of Ellington Orchestra
Duke Ellington jazz reworkings of Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker Suite and Grieg's Peer Gynt Suites, and Holst's The Planets re-scored by Pete Long.
Saturday 22 September 2018, 7.30pm
In 1930s New York jazz was the pop of its day and the music emanating from Manhattan’s radio stations, nightclubs, bars and dance halls was at its most swinging and exciting. ...
Saturday 24 November 2018, 7.30pm
Jass, Ragtime, Tin Pan Alley and the Blues
100 years ago World War 1 came to an end after 10 million had died; the Spanish Flu epidemic of 1919 was to carry off a further 50 million. In Great Britain, women had finally...
Saturday 19 September 2015, 7.30pm
In the 1930s New York was the epicentre of jazz, and this stunning concert recreates the music of stars such as Fats Waller, Lionel Hampton, Benny Goodman, Louis Armstrong and...
Sunday 22 November 2015, 3.00pm and 7.00pm
Bix, Bing and Rhapsody in Blue
Paul Whiteman, the biggest name in American music throughout the roaring '20s, lives again in this recreation (the first in London for over 40 years) featuring a giant 27-piece...
Saturday 12 March 2016, 7.30pm
Bandleader and clarinettist Pete Long (Ronnie Scott’s, Jools Holland) presents a superlative recreation of one of the greatest concerts in jazz history.
Sunday 8 May 2016, 7.00pm
Book for the follow up show...
*ANOTHER 100 Years of Jazz*
*Saturday 24 September 2016, 7.30pm*
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Saturday 18 June 2016, 7.30pm
Featuring special guests Enrico Tomasso (vocals, trumpet), Anthony Kerr (vibraphone) and Chris Dean (trombone, vocals).
The return of the show that sold out Cadogan Hall in...
Saturday 24 September 2016, 7.30pm
The complete and utter history (with all the boring bits taken out)
The follow up to the highly successful 100 Years of Jazz in 99 Minutes. The new show follows the same format – starting at the beginning of jazz and coming right up to date, but...
Friday 18 November 2016, 7.30pm
Featuring the music of Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, Count Basie and Duke Ellington, Jazz At The Philharmonic and more.
1956 was a great year for jazz with many wonderful...
Saturday 28 January 2017, 7.30pm
From Swing to Be-Bop
The follow up to 2015's sell-out show is a chance to hear the Swing Era evolve into the exciting sounds of Be-Bop before your very ears! Featuring the winners of the 2016 British...
Sunday 23 April 2017, 7.00pm
Pete Long and his Big Band are joined by an array of special guests including Chris Dean and Thomas “Spats” Langham to perform this St George’s Day special.
Saturday 23 September 2017, 7.30pm
Historic jazz through the decades at New York’s famous concert hall
For over 100 years the greatest names in jazz history have performed at the world’s best known concert venue, New York’s Carnegie Hall. We begin in 1912 with the proto-jazz...
Sunday 12 November 2017, 7.00pm
EFG London Jazz Festival 2017
Featuring the music of Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Miles Davis and Gil Evans. Following on from 2016's sold out show '1956: A Jazz Jubilee', the...
Saturday 28 April 2018, 7.30pm
Keith Nichols takes us back to the days of London’s exclusive clubs and great hotels and the wonderful music that the BBC broadcast across the nation, featuring a wide range of...
Friday 8 June 2018, 7.30pm
Presented by author & broadcaster David Hepworth
The year of Sinatra’s 'Come Fly With Me', Ella’s 'Irving Berlin Songbook', the young Nina Simone and the budding superstar Ray Charles, the programme will include many of the...