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WE APOLOGISE: LONDON JAZZ ORCHESTRA AND THELONIOUS THIS AFTERNOON HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO ADVERSE WEATHER CONDITIONS
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Sun 10 December 2017

Mon 11 December 2017

Tue 12 December 2017

Wed 13 December 2017

SVS Radio Presents: KGB & Texture

This is the first of many concerts presented by SVS Radio, which is dedicated to adventurous music from across the Nordics. Tonight’s performance features KGB and Texture who give their…

Thu 14 December 2017

Blow The Fuse – Tomorrow The Moon

Blow The Fuse continue their exciting Tomorrow The Moon series, featuring exciting young female-led groups J Frisco + Deirdre Cartwright, Kathy Dyson’s Free Spirit An evening in which both groups feature women…

Fri 15 December 2017

AFTER LUNCH SERIES: Heidi Vogel Trio

This month we present the Heidi Vogel Trio… One of the UK’s finest and most respected female vocalists Heidi Vogel is best known as the voice for the Cinematic Orchestra.…

Sat 16 December 2017

Sun 17 December 2017

Mon 18 December 2017

Calum Gourlay Big Band

Our monthly residency continues for a big band initiated by bassist Calum Gourlay, known for his great work with Thelonious, an award-winning solo album and more. “I want it to…

Tue 19 December 2017

BARRY GREEN SEXTET

A welcome return of pianist Barry Green’s outstanding sextet. Barry Green (Piano) Miguel Gorodi (Trumpet) Sam Braysher (Alto Saxophone) Tom Barford (Tenor Saxophone) Flo Moore (Bass) Will Glaser (Drums) Since…

Wed 20 December 2017

Thu 21 December 2017

Evan Parker & friends

Ahead of the festive season, leading saxophonist Evan Parker completes another season at the Vortex. Check the Vortex website for this month’s friends.

Fri 22 December 2017

Gypsy Night Christmas Party

What is more Christmassy than Balkan Folk, Klezmer, Tango and Gypsy violins?! Quite a lot possibly – but with Piotr Jordan, Zac Gvirtzman and Friends a truly festive time is…

Sat 23 December 2017

Thu 28 December 2017

John Etheridge and Vimala Rowe

Legendary English guitarist brings sensational new vocal star Vimala Rowe to the Vortex for an evening of passion and soul. John will play some of his celebrated solo set and…

Sat 30 December 2017

Sun 31 December 2017

Thu 04 January 2018

Fri 05 January 2018

The New Exiles – First Night

The Exiles return with a new international lineup and new songs for their traditional New Year gigs at the Vortex, where they’ve played sold-out shows for the past several years.…

Sat 06 January 2018

The New Exiles – Second Night

The Exiles return with a new international lineup and new songs for their traditional New Year gigs at the Vortex, where they’ve played sold-out shows for the past several years.…

Mon 08 January 2018

WARRIORS INTL PRESENT: FREEDOM

Continuing into the New Year the monthly open-minded Freedom Improv session. There’s an opening short set from an adhoc ensemble, swiftly followed by constantly shifting sets of soul stirring improv sessions…

Wed 10 January 2018

Justina Curtis

Pianist Justina Curtis is known for her collaborations with the likes of Orphy Robinson and DJ Damage. Here is a chance to hear her centre stage.

Thu 11 January 2018

Jonny Mansfield – Two Trios

Habitat – Boz Martin-Jones – Drums Will Sach (NY) – Bass Jonny Mansfield – Vibes Gecko – Tom Smith – Sax and Bass Clarinet Will Barry – Piano Jonny Mansfield…

Sat 13 January 2018

PIGFOOT PLAYS……TOMBOLA

Pigfoot is Chris Batchelor (trumpet), Liam Noble (piano), James Allsopp (baritone sax), Paul Clarvis (drums). Always fun, always alternative – a great way to enjoy Saturday night Pigfoot burst onto…

Sun 14 January 2018

Mon 15 January 2018

Calum Gourlay Big Band

Bassist Calum Gourlay’s big band celebrates its first year of regular gigs at the Vortex. He brings stunning arrangements and a stellar band from a pool including the likes of…

Tue 16 January 2018

Equal Spirits

EQUAL SPIRITS is the new project from trombonist and composer Raph Clarkson, “one of the rising stars of UK Jazz” (bandcamp.com). The music aims to celebrate the coming together of…

Thu 18 January 2018

Calum Gourlay Big Band

Our monthly residency continues for a big band initiated by bassist Calum Gourlay, known for his great work with Thelonious, an award-winning solo album and more. “I want it to…

Sat 20 January 2018

NYJC & Hackney Youth Jazz Ensemble

Vortex – In The Changes, NYJC and Hackney Music Service present a series of Saturday concerts featuring the bright stars of tomorrow’s jazz. The National Youth Jazz Collective is a…

Wed 24 January 2018

Talinka

Talinka is where jazz, baroque and world music successfully collide. It is the fruit of collaboration between singer and actress Tali Atzmon, the international jazz artist Gilad Atzmon who also produced…

Fri 26 January 2018

CLARK TRACEY QUINTET

The English equivalent of Art Blakey – a great drummer, most often known here for his work with father Stan, works today with the stars of tomorrow. Playing originals and standards…

Sun 18 February 2018

Calum Gourlay Big Band

Our monthly residency continues for a big band initiated by bassist Calum Gourlay, known for his great work with Thelonious, an award-winning solo album and more. “I want it to…

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