• GEOFF MASON & MICK FOSTER with "JAZZ BONE"

    Date: 
    Monday 21st May 2018 at 8:00pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £12

    We're delighted to welcome "JAZZ BONE" to Bexley this evening as part of their Tour with the Gerry Mulligan/Bob Brookmeyer Tribute.

    GEOFF MASON - Trombone
    and
    MICK FOSTER - Baritone

    An exciting evening in store - together with a superb Trio :

    JOHN HORLER/keys - DAVE JONES/Bass - and TRISTAN MAILLOT/drums

    http://www.geoffmasonjazz.co.uk
    http://www.mickfoster.org.uk

  • DEREK NASH LATIN SWING QUINTET

    Date: 
    Monday 28th May 2018 at 8:00pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £12

    The Ever Popular .... and Beloved Son of Bexley

    D E R E K N A S H

    will be back with us this evening - and with a LATIN SWING EVENING - featuring :

    DOMINIC ASHWORTH - Guitar
    NEIL ANGILLEY - Keys
    ANDY STAPLES - Bass
    and
    MARC CECIL - Drums

    http://www.dereknash.com

  • "THE TOOTS PROJECT"

    Date: 
    Monday 4th June 2018 at 8:00pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £12

    In due course there will be more on the background here to the recently formed TOOTS PROJECT - but for the moment, suffice to say, that none other than Derek Nash has strongly recommended the following musicians to us at Bexley.

    So - the PROJECT features PHIL HOPKINS on chromatic harmonica playing a selection of Toots Thielman's material as well as a few Toots inspired original compositions.

    The Band features :
    JONATHAN GEE/piano - YARON STAVI/bass - JEREMY SHOHAM/saxes - RICK FINLAY/drums.

    http://www.justeastofjazz/co.uk

  • THE ROGER BEAUJOLAIS QUARTET

    Date: 
    Monday 11th June 2018 at 8:00pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £12

    ROGER BEAUJOLAIS has emerged as an essential player on the British Jazz scene - following a long careeer which has taken in Jump/Jive and Acid Jazz along the way. However, this evening we'll revel in his masterly technique on the Vibraphones.

    With Roger this evening will be the inestimable ROBIN ASPLAND on keys - SIMON THORPE/Double Bass and WINSTON CLIFFORD/drums.

    http://www.roger@rogerbeaujolais/com

  • ANDY CLEYNDERT QUARTET

    Date: 
    Monday 18th June 2018 at 8:00pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £12

    Andy Cleyndert presents his Quartet this evening featuring ALEXANDRA RIDOUT - Star Trumpetist who - at just 17 years of age - was crowned Winner of the 2016 BBC Young Musician Jazz Award. She is simply superb.

    On Keyboard - Andy presents "a seriously impressive young pianist - WILL BARRY - who swings like the clappers......." Will has recently graduated from the Royal Academy of Music and has played widely throughout Europe and the UK.

    With Andy Cleyndert on double bass and Winston Clifford on drums we're in for yet another superb evening at Bexley Jazz Club.

    http://www.info@triorecords.co.uk
    http://www.alexandraridout.wordpress.com
    http://www.will@willbarry.co.uk

  • THE GRAHAM HARVEY TRIO

    Date: 
    Monday 25th June 2018 at 8:00pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £12

    The GRAHAM HARVEY TRIO with

    GRAHAM HARVEY on keys
    DAVE CHAMBERLAIN on Double Bass
    and
    SEBASTIAAN DE KROM on Drums

    have worked together now for around 20 years and, during that time, have developed a close musical rapport - playing original arrangements of Jazz in the mold of the swinging Ray Brown Trios of the '90s.

    http://serious.org.uk/events/graham-harvey

  • SIMON BATES & HARRY HARRIS

    Date: 
    Monday 2nd July 2018 at 8:00pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £12

    Yet another Happy, Happy Jazz Evening is in store at BEXLEY with the superb duo of SIMON BATES - he of the "awesome technique and versatility" on sax, clarinet and flute. Simon is matched on keyboard by the superb HARRY HARRIS - both such great, warm and entertaining personalities.

    This evening they'll be accompanied by ANDY CLEYNDERT on bass - and DAVE BARRY on drums.

    http://www.simonbates.net

  • SIMON WOOLF QUARTET

    Date: 
    Monday 9th July 2018 at 8:00pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £12

    BASSIST Simon Woolf this evening presents his Quartet.

    On Tenor Saxophone and Clarinet will be OLLY WILBY - of The Pasadena Roof Orchestra and Ray Gelato Giants.

    JIM MULLEN will be on Guitar......and........WINSTON CLIFFORD on Drums

    http://www.woolfnotes.co.uk

  • GREG ABATE & THE CRAIG MILVERTON TRIO

    Date: 
    Monday 16th July 2018 at 8:00pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £12

    GREG ABATE - from the U.S. - is with us once more - a BEBOPPER pure and simple ; one who brings passion and a lovely melodic tone to his playing.

    GREG ABATE is a man who has built a career as a powerhouse reed man and a proponent of the mainstream bebop style - earning him the nickname of " The Prince of Bop".
    He is a multi instrumentalist - equally at home on alto, tenor, soprano, baritone, flute - think Charlie Parker , Phil Woods.

    From an album recorded with Phil Woods - Greg will, this evening, include in his programme - for me -
    the very lovely WILLOW WEEP FOR ME.

    Supporting Greg this evening will be the superb CRAIG MILVERTON TRIO.

    http://www.gregabate.com
    http://www.craigmilverton.co.uk

  • THE DAVE LEWIS QUARTET

    Date: 
    Monday 23rd July 2018 at 8:00pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £12

    THE DAVE LEWIS QUARTET.........

    DAVE LEWIS is well known for his distinctive tenor sound and feel - which he plays as though

    This evening he is supported by ROBIN ASPLAND - one of the best loved and most accomplished jazz Pianists on the British Jazz Scene and who plays for us on a regular basis here at Bexley. Robin has played with them all - including Eddie Henderson, Ronnie Scott, Kenny Wheeler, Van Morrison, Georgie Fame..........

    Also in support are two members of Dave's 1Up Band :
    Bassist NEVILLE MALCOM and Drummer ROD YOUNGS

    http://www.davelewis1up.com/nevillemalcolm/htm
    http://www.rodyoungs.net

  • ANITA WARDELL

    Date: 
    Monday 30th July 2018 at 8:00pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £12

    A N I T A W A R D E L L...........a renowned, Award Winning, and outstanding Scat Singer.

    Born in the UK and raised in Australia - Anita is steeped in the bebop tradition - a sensitive interpreter of standards and jazz originals - using the voice as her instrument - with precision, agility and heartfelt emotion.

    We're delighted to welcome Anita back to Bexley - an allround delightful lady.

    In support this evening will be ROBIN ASPLAND/keys - DARIO DE LECCE/bass - STEVE BROWN/drums

    http://www.anitawardell.com

  • SIMON WALLACE "LONDON LIGHTS QUARTET"

    Date: 
    Monday 6th August 2018 at 8:00pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £12

    Something a little different - and very entertaining - this evening - THE SIMON WALLACE QUARTET presents a mixture of new compositions and arrangements of music connected to London - including numbers by Ray Noble, Noel Coward, Stan Tracey, Tubby Hayes etc.

    The Quartet is completed with LEON RICHARDSON/tenor - STEVE WATTS/bass - ROD YOUNGS/drums

    http://www.spwmusic@btinternet.com
    http://www.leorichardson.com
    http://rodyoungs/com

  • THE MARK CROOKS QUARTET

    Date: 
    Monday 13th August 2018 at 8:00pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £12

    MARK CROOKS is a star on the Clarinet - he pops up all over the London scene. Mark is a member of the superb Back to Basie Orchestra and - although he has worked in a wide range of musical settings - he is undoubtedly most at home in the Jazz World.

    This evening Mark will be accompanied by Richard Busiakiewicz/keys - Dave Chamberlain/bass and Rod Brown/drums.

    http://www.davechamberlain.biz

  • BRANDON ALLEN'S "GENE AMMONS" PROJECT

    Date: 
    Monday 20th August 2018 at 8:00pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £12

    Brandon Allen has been a huge fan of Gene Ammons since first discovering Jazz some 25 years ago.
    Ammons was one of the founders of the Chicago style of tenor saxophone playing and forged a lasting partnership with Sonny Stitt - recording some classic tenor battles in the 1950s.
    In spite of two "intervals" in his career in 1969 Ammons was offered what was the largest contract ever offered at that time by Prestige.
    This Project focuses on music spanning Gene Ammons' entire career from1943 to 1974.

    Completing the line up this evening will be LIAM DUNACHIE/Hammond - ARNIE SOMOGI/Bass and MATT HOME/Drums

    http://www.brandonallentenor.co.uk/home
    http://www.liamdunachie.co.uk
    http://www.matthomedrums.wordpress.com

  • ANDREA POZZA TRIO

    Date: 
    Monday 27th August 2018 at 8:00pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £12

    ANDREA POZZA has been an important figure on the UK jazz scene for more than 20 years - during which time he was a member of both the Scott Hamilton and Steve Grossman quartets.

    Andrea's stylish sense of Swing will be superbly highlighted by the rest of the distictly top drawer Trio - including award winning ANDY CLEYNDERT on double bass and the highly acclaimed drumming of MARTIN FRANCIS.

    http://www.andreapozza.it
    http://www.martinfrancis.co.uk