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Tue 30 June 2015

Loz Speyer – Time Zone

Loz Speyer –  Time Zone Loz Speyer – trumpet, flugel Martin Hathaway – alto sax, bass clarinet Stuart Hall – guitar, violin Dave Manington – double bass Andy Ball – drums Maurizio Ravalico – congas TIME ZONE plays an innovative…

Mon 29 June 2015

Ian Smith 50th birthday event

Ian MacGowan (aka Smith) arrived in London in 1990 from Dublin with two phone numbers in his hand: John Stevens and Derek Bailey. Those were the only two numbers he wanted at the time, but as the months went on…

Sun 28 June 2015

Loz Speyer – Inner Space Music

Loz Speyer – trumpet, flugel Chris Biscoe – alto sax, alto clarinet Rachel Musson – tenor, soprano sax Olie Brice – double bass Gary Willcox – drums Following in the footsteps of Ellington, Mingus and Ornette Coleman, Inner Space Music…

Sat 27 June 2015

Still Waters: Henry Lowther / Dave Green / Paul Clarvis / Pete Hurt / Barry Green

A night of the finest music from those who were in the vanguard of the 1960s London jazz scene. HENRY LOWTHER During the sixties Henry was one of the first musicians on the British jazz scene to experiment with total…

Freedom festival

Welcome to the Inaugural Freedom: The Art of Improvisation Festival, Spanning the Clubwise modernist sensibilities of the Westside and the Improv–Central Eastside comes Warriors International’s Freedom: The Art of Improvisation Festival, a ground breaking mid-summer two day festival held at…

Fri 26 June 2015

Partisans

A very special show, celebrating the winning of a Parliamentary jazz award for their album ‘Swamp’ on Whirlwind records. “Godfathers of the ferocious UK ‘post-jazz’ groups.” The Times Phil Robson – Guitar Julian Siegel – Saxes and Clarinets Thaddeus Kelly…

Thu 25 June 2015

John Martin’s Hidden Notes

The Hidden Notes offers a window into a new and unique sound world. It is a celebration of the saxophone and all the beautiful colours that are hidden just beneath the surface. The project has grown out of an in-depth study of…

Wed 24 June 2015

Paprika

Hailing from Romania, Serbia and the UK, Paprika unites traditional Eastern European, Balkan, Gypsy and classical music, focusing on bringing rare and lost traditional Balkan music back to life.The band has toured extensively across Europe, Australia, New Zealand and Japan,…

Tue 23 June 2015

Alice Zawadzki Alex Roth and Alice Purton

SONGS TO THE MOONALICE ZAWADZKI: voice, violin With ALEX ROTH (guitar) and ALICE PURTON (cello)Sitting somewhere between the pith and pathos of folkloric music, classical lyricism and spacious jazz, the latest project from celebrated vocalist-violinist Alice Zawadzki presents luminous settings…

Mon 22 June 2015

Trinity Laban Jazz

Led by the UK’s leading jazz vocal director, Pete Churchill, Trinity Laban’s Jazz Choir will be joined by a talented band from Trinity Laban’s jazz course for a set of jazz, gospel, soul, folk and much more. The second half…

Sun 21 June 2015

Vortex Downstairs Bar Jazz Night

The London Jazz Jam session is hosted every Sunday in the Vortex Downstairs Bar by guitarist Hannes Riepler and features his house band which varies from time to time. Please like & share:

Double bill: Fini Bearman and Tom Farmer & Rick Simpson Trio

A double bill of improvisation and exploration…

Mopomoso

Kay Grant (voice) / Ntshuks Bonga (saxophone) duo It sometimes happens that things get pushed to the back of the queue for no other reason than conflicting diaries. This duo has been on our ‘want list’ for at least a…

Sat 20 June 2015

Match And Fuse: World Service Project + Schnellertollermeier

An exhilarating double-bill will see punk/jazz specialists WorldService Project collide with the raw energy of Schnellertollermeier from Switzerland. Both bands use searing groove-based music to take listeners on a white-knuckle ride of cutting edge and progressive music. Schnellertollermeier defy genre…

Fri 19 June 2015

Julian Siegel Quartet

JULIAN SIEGEL is an in-demand saxophonist on the European Jazz scene who has worked with many of the top figures in the music. He was awarded the 2007 BBC Jazz Award for Best Instrumentalist. His current bands are the Julian…

Thu 18 June 2015

Evan Parker: Let’s Be Frank

The master returns with free improvisations for three saxophone/piano duos and a quartet. Featuring Frank Campbell (piano), Julian Argüelles (saxophone), Tony Coe (saxophone), and of course Evan Parker. Please like & share:

Wed 17 June 2015

Basil Hodge – A tribute to Horace Silver

Just one year after the death of the great Horace Silver, pianist Basil Hodge leads a tribute to this legend. With Mark Kavuma (trumpet), Ed Jones (sax), Larry Bartley (bass), Rod Youngs (drums). Please like & share:

Tue 16 June 2015

Louis Moholo-Moholo Quartet

Welcome visit of the South African drum master and his superb Quartet. This line-up has had audiences in raptures since its formation a couple of years ago, and is now gaining an international reputation. Tonight is a rare opportunity to catch…

Mon 15 June 2015

Christine Tobin Celebrates Yeats’ 150th Anniversary

“Have not poetry and music arisen…..out of the sounds the enchanters made to help their imagination to enchant, to charm, to bind with a spell themselves and the passers by?” (W.B. Yeats). On the 150th birthday of WB Yeats, Christine Tobin…

Bruno Heinen, Antonio Fusco and Henrik Jensen

Trio of Bruno Heinen, Antonio Fusco, Henrik Jensen. A special one-off Downstairs. You can come here, and still catch the gig upstairs. Please like & share:

Sun 14 June 2015

Vortex Downstairs Bar Jazz Night

The London Jazz Jam session is hosted every Sunday in the Vortex Downstairs Bar by guitarist Hannes Riepler and features his house band which varies from time to time. Please like & share:

Laura Jurd Presents

Two sets of improv from some of our most exciting young performers. Jurd and pianist Eliot Galvin play acoustically, then are joined for a second electric set by guitarist Rob Luft.   Please like & share:

Thelonious

Hans Koller (valve trombone), Martin Speake (alto saxophone), Calum Gourlay (bass), Dave Dyson (drums) Taking inspiration from the Steve Lacy/Roswell Rudd School Days band from the early 1960s, Thelonious explore the entire Monk repertoire with both childlike curiosity as well as forensic attention to…

London Jazz Orchestra: Kenny Wheeler’s Windmill Tilter

“as fine a band as you can find anywhere” (Independent)

Sat 13 June 2015

Gilad Atzmon and the Orient House Ensemble present: The Whistle Blower

Atzmon’s Orient House ensemble tours to promote their new, eighth album, The Whistle Blower.  Gilad is one of the great sax players of our era – Robert Wyatt has described him as the best musician in the world today. Despite…

Fri 12 June 2015

Gilad Atzmon and the Orient House Ensemble present: The Whistle Blower

Atzmon’s Orient House ensemble tours to promote their new, eighth album, The Whistle Blower.  Gilad is one of the great sax players of our era – Robert Wyatt has described him as the best musician in the world today. Despite…

Thu 11 June 2015

Keith Tippett

A welcome return for one of our most important and iconic musicians of recent years. “A significant reprogramming of the language of the piano”  Penguin Guide To Jazz On CD “Hugely influential”  Steve Day. Please like & share:

Wed 10 June 2015

Blow the Fuse present Carol Grimes and Shirley Tetteh

Legendary blues/jazz singer Carol Grimes will be performing songs and free flowing beat poetry excerpts from her new book ‘A Singer’s Tale’. “The Singers Tale weaves its stories, sometimes shady, mad and bad, but with music and song at their…

Tue 09 June 2015

Ivo Neame

Known widely for his lynchpin roles with Phronesis and Marius Neset, effulgent beacon of contemporary jazz piano, Ivo Neame, takes a side step from his octet and other projects to release this exciting new quintet title Strata. Collaborating again with UK luminaries (including Tori…

Mon 08 June 2015

JAZZ WARRIORS INTL PRESENT FREEDOM: ORPHY ROBINSON AND CLEVELAND WATKISS

Our monthly ‘loft’ groove night, ably curated by Orphy Robinson and Cleveland Watkiss, continues Please like & share:

Sun 07 June 2015

Vortex Downstairs Bar Jazz Night

The London Jazz Jam session is hosted every Sunday in the Vortex Downstairs Bar by guitarist Hannes Riepler and features his house band which varies from time to time. Please like & share:

Lume Presents: Entropi & Quadraceratops

The ‘LUME Presents’ season finale, with performances from ensembles led by LUME organisers Cath Roberts and Dee Byrne. Tonight is not only the London date of ‘LUME On Tour’, but also the launch gig for Entropi’s debut album ‘New Era’. Entropi Dee…

Patchwork Jazz Orchestra

Patchwork Jazz Orchestra developed as a way of connecting a wider group of like-minded musicians. Playing original compositions written exclusively by members of the band, this collaboration provides an exciting opportunity for new, forward-thinking music to be explored and performed in…

Sat 06 June 2015

Phil Robson Organ Trio

Celebrating the launch of their new album on Whirlwind Records Phil Robson – Guitar Ross Stanley – Organ Gene Calderazzo – Drums Phil Robson, an incredibly versatile and creative guitar player as well as composer, named Musician of the Year at…

Fri 05 June 2015

Huw Warren – Trio Brasil with Mark Lockheart + David Six (support)

Award winning eclectic pianist celebrates his lifelong love of Brazilian music in all its diversity with this new groove heavy ensemble featuring longtime collaborators and Perfect Houseplants Mark Lockheart and Dudley Phillips. Music by Heremeto Pascoal, Guinga, Tom Jobim, Egberto Gismonti, Pixinguinha…

Thu 04 June 2015

Dan Messore’s Indigo Kid 2 album launch (ft Iain Ballamy) + Dudley Phillips

Dan Messore, Tim Harries, Martin France, Iain Ballamy. A stellar band launching Dan’s new album on Babel. Support from Dudley Phillips playing a solo bass set. Please like & share:

Wed 03 June 2015

Emilia Martensson

Our very own ‘Swedish (Cockney) nightingale’ returns for a thrilling double bill. In the first half, she joins with guitarist Nick Costley-White in giving her interpretations of Swedish folk and other songs. In the second, she is joined by the…

Tue 02 June 2015

Bobby Wellins with The Vortex Jazz Trio

The second night of a short mini festival. Bobby Wellins has been delighting audiences for over 50 years, from early years with Stan Tracey to the present day. Always enthralling. Barry Green leads the Vortex Jazz Trio Please like &…

Mon 01 June 2015

Saxophone mini-fest: Stan Sulzmann with the Vortex Jazz Trio

The first of a short two-day minifestival of our great saxophonists. First up: Stan Sulzmann. An iconic player, who has been a great influence on saxophonists and music lovers alike. Expect a great night. With the Barry Green leading the…

Sun 31 May 2015

Vortex Downstairs Bar Jazz Night

The London Jazz Jam session is hosted every Sunday in the Vortex Downstairs Bar by guitarist Hannes Riepler and features his house band which varies from time to time. Please like & share:

Bannau Trio

Nia Lynn (voice), Gareth Lockrane (flutes), Ross Stanley (piano) A true ‘musician’s vocalist,’ Lynn and her Bannau Trio have been quietly ploughing their own path in the contemporary chamber jazz world since 2005, while drawing heavy influence from the singer…

Swing Sunday: Moderately Optimistic Jazz Orchestra (MOJO)

North London’s moderately optimistic jazz orchestra, are back with their latest #SwingSunday residency.

Sat 30 May 2015

Chris Cheek with The Hannes Riepler Quintet

After touring Berlin, Munich and Vienna, the Hannes Riepler Quintet concludes an international tour at the Vortex. The band will perform from Riepler’s debut album The Brave, as well as originals out on Riepler’s second album in November. Hannes Riepler…

Fri 29 May 2015

John Etheridge’s Blue Spirits Trio

Guitar legend John Etheridge distills the bluesier side of his musical world in a repertoire that manifests intensity subtlety, fluidity and interaction. The repertoire is edgy and engaging with a forceful drive and bravura performances. With Pete Whittaker (organ) &…

Thu 28 May 2015

VEIN featuring Dave Liebman

We welcome back two friends of the Vortex, but for the first time together. It coincides with the release of their new album together. VEIN played at the club last year with Greg Osby, attracting a four star Guardian review.…

Wed 27 May 2015

Corrie Dick and friends

A dynamic and ever innovating presence on the UK jazz scene, Glaswegian Corrie Dick is a musician recognised for his fluency, touch and abandon on the drum kit. He is an alumnus of Tommy Smith Youth Jazz Orchestra and National…

Dogma feat. Alessandro Lanzoni and Federico Casagrande

Dogma is a new forward-looking project by four of the most prominent young Italian jazz musicians: pianist Alessandro Lanzoni, guitarist Federico Casagrande, bassist Andrea Di Biase and drummer Michele Salgarello. Despite his young age, Alessandro Lanzoni has already collaborated with…

Tue 26 May 2015

Sam Leak presents:

UPDATED LINE-UP! • Sam Leak/Joe Wright duet – Original Music • Sam Leak/Josh Ison/Tom Wheatley/Phelan Burgoyne – Free” An outing for two new projects from the immensely talented Sam Leak (28). Sam is a London-based Jazz pianist described by JazzFM’s…

Mon 25 May 2015

Heidi Vogel

Celebrate the Bank Holiday in style! The Cinematic Orchestra vocalist, Heidi Vogel has worked with Isaac Hayes, F-ire Big Band, The Brand New Heavies, Cleveland Watkiss, Eska and others. Tonight performs material from her debut solo album, ‘Turn it Up’. “She’s got…

Sun 24 May 2015

Vortex Downstairs Bar Jazz Night

The London Jazz Jam session is hosted every Sunday in the Vortex Downstairs Bar by guitarist Hannes Riepler and features his house band which varies from time to time. Please like & share:

Sat 23 May 2015

Don Weller

One of the greats of the British jazz scene, saxophonist Don Weller has performed with many of the greatest players of the past forty years. He led the jazz-rock group Major Surgery, in the hard rock band Tucky Buzzard, the…

Fri 22 May 2015

Christine Tobin

CHRISTINE TOBIN – It Might As Well Be Spring with Phil Robson guitar, Dave Whitford double bass & a surprise special guest.   The Irish-born vocalist and songwriter is renowned for her unique, rich voice and original compositional style. With ten highly-acclaimed…

Thu 21 May 2015

Evan Parker

Our monthly residency continues. This month Evan’s quartet is made up of Paul Dunmall, John Edwards, Tony Bianco. Please like & share:

Tots Tunes

‘Shake, stomp and sing’ The Tots Tunes experience is for parents and little ones (0-5 yr olds). Described as “uplifting and energising” and “such a fun, high quality experience”.  It is a chance to let rip! To sing, shake and stomp along…

Tots Tunes

‘Shake, stomp and sing’ The Tots Tunes experience is for parents and little ones (0-5 yr olds). Described as “uplifting and energising” and “such a fun, high quality experience”.  It is a chance to let rip! To sing, shake and stomp along…

Bobby Wellins with Ross Stanley Trio

A great musician, at the top of his game for 50 years, coupled with the dynamism of relative ‘new kids on the block’: Ross Stanley (piano), Riaan Vosloo (bass), Tim Giles (drums) Please like & share:

Wed 20 May 2015

Dominic J Marshall

“He brings together a great heritage of the past, but also something very fresh and new.” – Jamie Cullum.
Line up: Sam Vicary, double bass / Sam Gardner, drums / Dominic J Marshall, piano/compositions

Capsule

CAPSULE Matthew Bourne – piano Tam de Villiers – guitar Jean-Brice Godet – clarinetsA fascinating new trio that brings together Leeds-based keyboards maverick Matthew Bourne, French clarinettist Jean-Brice Godet, and guitarist Tam de Villiers, who bestrides both camps, having been…

Tots Tunes

‘Shake, stomp and sing’ The Tots Tunes experience is for parents and little ones (0-5 yr olds). Described as “uplifting and energising” and “such a fun, high quality experience”.  It is a chance to let rip! To sing, shake and stomp along…

Tue 19 May 2015

Babelfish

Brigitte Beraha, Barry Green, Chris Laurence, Paul Clarvis Babelfish is led by Brigitte Beraha (vocals) and Barry Green (piano), joined by the wonderful Chris Laurence on bass and Paul Clarvis on percussion. Beraha and Green clearly have a close musical…

Sun 17 May 2015

Vortex Downstairs Bar Jazz Night

The London Jazz Jam session is hosted every Sunday in the Vortex Downstairs Bar by guitarist Hannes Riepler and features his house band which varies from time to time. Please like & share:

Chaos Collective: Corrie Dick Band + Huw V Williams ‘Hon’

Led by young Scottish drum sensation Corrie Dick, this 9-piece super-band performs genuinely euphoric, triumphant original music composed by its dynamic and ever innovating leader. Soaring anthems surge from emotional landscapes awash with exciting grooves and textures. Hon is the…

Mopomoso

Steve Beresford (piano) and Beibei Wang (percussion) make their Mopomoso debut as a duo in a meeting that promises to be full of twists and turns. SQ – Paul Pignon (single reeds, voice and electronics) / Thomas Bjelkeborn (electronics) duo…

Sat 16 May 2015

Jonny Phillips’ Oriole

Lyrical world music and jazz spontaneity sit together effortlessly creating what Oriole describe as an aural form of Magical Realism. Featuring a unique set of musicians chosen for their musical openness, empathetic playing and ability to assimilate folkloric styles into…

Fri 15 May 2015

Estelle Kokot/Jean Toussaint

A stellar duo of vocalist Estelle Kokot with one of our leading saxophonists Jean Toussaint. Showcasing some of the songs from the current album The Sound of You (not yet released) as well as some interesting arrangements of originals and…

Thu 14 May 2015

Filomena Campus

Filomena Campus with Steve Lodder (piano, keyboards), Dudley Phillips (bass) and Rod Youngs (drums). “Filomena Campus’ Jester of Jazz is a bold jump into the blue colours of the Mediterranean Sea. Deep and refreshing, the melodies sing in waves the stories…

Tots Tunes

‘Shake, stomp and sing’ The Tots Tunes experience is for parents and little ones (0-5 yr olds). Described as “uplifting and energising” and “such a fun, high quality experience”.  It is a chance to let rip! To sing, shake and stomp along…

Tots Tunes

‘Shake, stomp and sing’ The Tots Tunes experience is for parents and little ones (0-5 yr olds). Described as “uplifting and energising” and “such a fun, high quality experience”.  It is a chance to let rip! To sing, shake and stomp along…

Wed 13 May 2015

Blow The Fuse presents ELECTRIC LANDLADIES UNPLUGGED

A continuation of the Tomorrow the Moon III series presented by Blow the Fuse. Another great double bill – the Electric Landladies’ reimagined pop and rock classics plus Charlotte Glasson’s world beat sounds… Blow the Fuse presents the Electric Landladies…

Tots Tunes

‘Shake, stomp and sing’ The Tots Tunes experience is for parents and little ones (0-5 yr olds). Described as “uplifting and energising” and “such a fun, high quality experience”.  It is a chance to let rip! To sing, shake and stomp along…

Tue 12 May 2015

Ant Law’s Trio HSK

Trio HSK are pianist Richard Harrold, 8 string guitarist Ant Law and drummer Richard Kass. Their compositions draw from contemporary classical music, jazz, hip-hop, breakcore, metal and the music of the Americas. They deal with musical ambiguities, in particular ‘actual…

Mon 11 May 2015

Freedom

2015 Freedom relocates to its new home – The Vortex – and enters a new phase its evolution. Known for its wild, totally free evenings of challenging and up-lifting improvisations which have consistently united a cross cultural and cross generational posse of…

Gypsy and Balkan jazz night

Our monthly night. Please check soon for the exact line-up Please like & share:

Sun 10 May 2015

Vortex Downstairs Bar Jazz Night

The London Jazz Jam session is hosted every Sunday in the Vortex Downstairs Bar by guitarist Hannes Riepler and features his house band which varies from time to time. Please like & share:

Sara Mitra – ‘Losing You’ Album launch

Sara Mitra is a singer, songwriter and bandleader.  Her new music forges an original, alternative sound at the junction of folk, jazz and psychedelic blues.  A Time Out ‘Critics Choice’ live act, Mitra’s second album ‘Losing You’ (produced by Ben…

London Jazz Orchestra

“as fine a band as you can find anywhere” (Independent)

Sat 09 May 2015

Liane Carroll

She’s back! Please like & share:

Fri 08 May 2015

Sarah Moule

‘If being in touch with the heritage of jazz music is an essential ingredient, then Sarah Moule’s set drips with authenticity’ (YorkshireCoastGigs.com on Scarborough Jazz Festival 2014).  Singer Sarah Moule and her band play music that has genuine roots in…

Thu 07 May 2015

Mimika Ensemble + White Flower Trio

Mimika Ensemble is multinational London based contemporary 20 piece art ensemble formed in 2010 by the Croatian composer and saxophonist Mak Murtić and fronted by the female vocalist Maja Rivić. Their style has been described as a cinematic fusion of diverse influences.They…

Tots Tunes

‘Shake, stomp and sing’ The Tots Tunes experience is for parents and little ones (0-5 yr olds). Described as “uplifting and energising” and “such a fun, high quality experience”.  It is a chance to let rip! To sing, shake and stomp along…

Tots Tunes

‘Shake, stomp and sing’ The Tots Tunes experience is for parents and little ones (0-5 yr olds). Described as “uplifting and energising” and “such a fun, high quality experience”.  It is a chance to let rip! To sing, shake and stomp along…

Wed 06 May 2015

Vitor Pereira

VP Quintet Alum Nathoo – tenor sax Chris Williams – alto sax Dave Hamblett – drums Andrea Di Biase – bass Vitor Pereira - guitar/compositions     Led by Portuguese guitarist Vitor Pereira this London based quintet is soon gaining momentum as one of…

Tots Tunes

‘Shake, stomp and sing’ The Tots Tunes experience is for parents and little ones (0-5 yr olds). Described as “uplifting and energising” and “such a fun, high quality experience”.  It is a chance to let rip! To sing, shake and stomp along…

Tue 05 May 2015

Fulvio Sigurta/Federico Casagrande & Bruno Heinen/Kristian Borring

TWO ALBUM LAUNCHES – ONE GLORIOUS NIGHT. New albums of the band of trumpeter Fulvio Sigurta (trumpet) on Camjazz and the duo of Bruno Heinen and Kristian Borring on Babel celebrating Bill Evans. Postcard To Bill EvansBruno Heinen – Piano,…

Mon 04 May 2015

Rachel Musson, Mark Sanders, Corey Mwamba, Neil Charles

A superb quartet of great empathising improvisers. Rachel and Mark have also made the album Tatterdemalion together. Corey is one of the most committed vibes players you could ever wish to meet, Neil Charles an established bandleader with a bewildering…

Sun 03 May 2015

Vortex Downstairs Bar Jazz Night

The London Jazz Jam session is hosted every Sunday in the Vortex Downstairs Bar by guitarist Hannes Riepler and features his house band which varies from time to time. Please like & share:

Lume presents: Jeff Spencer’s Crocodile & Nick Malcolm Quartet

Jeff Spencer’s Crocodile Crocodile is the vehicle for compositions by bassist Jeff Spencer, featuring an all-star lineup of some of the best young jazz musicians around. The best of modern classical influences sit amongst infectious and raucous world rhythms and obtuse funk.…

Linda Sharrock

Iconic singer Linda Sharrock comes for an intimate Sunday afternoon show with Mario Rectern and others including Charlie Collins, John Jasnoch and Derek Saw. Produced in conjunction with Mopomoso. From allmusic biography, by Ron Wynn: ‘While not as well known…

Sat 02 May 2015

Gill Manly with Simon Wallace

Blues Mother – Soul Sister! The inimitable jazz diva Gill Manly premiers her new show celebrating the life and music of Etta James and Nina Simone. Described by Time Out as “a singer not lacking in testosterone”, she dives explores…

Fri 01 May 2015

Ed Jones

Ed Jones is one of our leading saxophonists. A long-standing regular at the Vortex, for example as co-leader of Killer Shrimp. With Ross Stanley, Riaan Vosloo, Tim Giles. Please like & share:

Thu 30 April 2015

BRITISH/AFRICAN COMPOSER SERIES 3: SAMY BISHAI

Celebrated Egyptian violinist and composer Samy Bishai built his reputation as an outstanding musician through his work with Natacha Atlas, Seckou Keita, Celloman, Digitonal, Zoe Rahman, Arun Ghosh to name just a few. His work as a band-leader and composer…

Tots Tunes

‘Shake, stomp and sing’ The Tots Tunes experience is for parents and little ones (0-5 yr olds). Described as “uplifting and energising” and “such a fun, high quality experience”.  It is a chance to let rip! To sing, shake and stomp along…

Tots Tunes

‘Shake, stomp and sing’ The Tots Tunes experience is for parents and little ones (0-5 yr olds). Described as “uplifting and energising” and “such a fun, high quality experience”.  It is a chance to let rip! To sing, shake and stomp along…

Wed 29 April 2015

K-GROOVE & BRASS-BOTTOMED KLEZMER BAND – JOINT ALBUM LAUNCH

Come to a double CD launch party with this loveable master of the reeds!! Stewart Curtis is proud to present his two ensembles & two CD releases on 33records. The Brass Bottom 4tet’s new CD “Live at The Cabin Studio” (quirky klezmer, tango &…

MGK (Musikalsk Grund Kursus)

Six small concerts by twenty-six talented music students from the Pre-Music Academy in Denmark (MGK) FREE

Tots Tunes

‘Shake, stomp and sing’ The Tots Tunes experience is for parents and little ones (0-5 yr olds). Described as “uplifting and energising” and “such a fun, high quality experience”.  It is a chance to let rip! To sing, shake and stomp along…

To be confirmed

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Tue 28 April 2015

British / African Composer Series 3: Paul Lunga

Lunga’s roots are in Bulawayo where a unique style of jazz was forged in the melting pot of cultures resulting from the mass migration of rural communities in the 1940s and 50s.

Mon 27 April 2015

The Whammies play Steve Lacy + Alan Benzie

Led by Dutch saxophonist Jorrit Dijkstra, the Whammies specialises in the music of Steve Lacy, with the notables such as Jeb Bishop from Chicago and Han Bennink from Amsterdam. Steve Lacy is one of the most influential composers and performers…

Sun 26 April 2015

Vortex Downstairs Bar Jazz Night

The London Jazz Jam session is hosted every Sunday in the Vortex Downstairs Bar by guitarist Hannes Riepler and features his house band which varies from time to time. Please like & share: