• (CANCELLED) JO FOOKS & DEREK NASH

    Date: 
    Monday 21st January 2013 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £10

    Due to the weather tonights performance is cancelled

    JO FOOKS/tenor and DEREK NASH/all the saxes - what could be better than welcoming two great "Bexley Favourites" to entertain us this evening.

    Jo Fooks - always so charming and delightful - brings us her "humph-inspired", funfilled, melodic approach to music. Derek Nash is, without doubt, our most versatile and charismatic Saxophonist - always creating such a fabulous atmosphere wherever he plays.

    Jo and Derek are supported this evening by Nigel Moxom/keyboards; Joe Mudele/bass; Buster Birch/drums; Ron Waghorn/percussion.

    http://www.jofooks.com
    http://www.dereknash.com

  • SIMON SPILLETT & VIC ASH

    Date: 
    Monday 14th January 2013 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £10

    SIMON SPILLETT, with his total commitment to a driving, energetic and hard swing style is one of our finest saxophonists providing, always, exhilarating listening.

    VIC ASH - Tenor & Clarinet - began his career in 1951, together with Tubby Hayes, when they joined Kenny Baker's band. He has worked with most popular musicians & entertainers - Fred Astaire, Tony Bennett, Ella, Sarah Vaughan, Ray Charles, George Shearing etc etc and, for more than 20 years with "Old Blue Eyes" himself.
    Vic was the first musician in Britain to play Clarinet in a modern jazz context.
    He was the first white man to play with Ray Charles in '63
    He was part of the first British band to play the legendary Birdland in New York ....... and now
    He is making is first appeareance at Bexley Jazz Club !

    This evening Simon and Vic will be supported by Ted Beament/keyboards, Joe Mudele/bass, Matt Skelton/drums.

    http://www.simonspillett.com

  • Alan Barnes and David Black

    Date: 
    Monday 7th January 2013 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £10

    Bexley Jazz Club starts the new year with an evening of instrumental magic. Multi award-winning Alan Barnes is joined by the talented David Black, and the Joe Mudele Trio is a contrast of ages with Steve Pringle (keyboard) and Ed Richardson (drums), both a quarter of Joe's age.

    http://www.alanbarnesjazz.com

  • BEXLEY CHRISTMAS BASH - pre bookings only

    Date: 
    Monday 17th December 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £10

    For our end-of-year BEXLEY CHRISTMAS BASH - I think the line-up says it all - so book a place - have a fabulous evening - topped off by mince pies and cake.

    DEREK NASH - all the Saxes
    GEORGINA JACKSON - Trumpet & Vocals
    GORDON CAMPBELL - Trombone
    NIGEL MOXOM - keyboards
    JOE MUDELE - bass
    PETE CATER - drums

    http://www.dereknash.com
    http://www.petecaterbigband.com
    http://www.georginajackson.net
    http://www.gordoncampbellmusic.co.uk

  • THE BRIAN DEE TRIO

    Date: 
    Monday 10th December 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £9

    Since 1959 when BRIAN DEE played piano at Ronnie Scott's newly opened club in Gerrard St he has been at the very heart of the British jazz scene with his own style - inventive, stylish, always listening and always swinging.

    Brian is supported this evening by PAUL MORGAN/bass and BOBBY WORTH/drums.

  • SUE RIVERS

    Date: 
    Monday 3rd December 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £9

    The charismatic and superbly entertaining jazz singer - SUE RIVERS will be supported this evening by:

    ROBIN ASPLAND/keyboards - JOE MUDELE/double bass with
    ED RICHARDSON/drums and Ron Waghorn/percussion.

    http://www.suerivers.com

  • LEON GREENING QUARTET

    Date: 
    Monday 26th November 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £10

    It's an all star line up again this evening at Bexley with :

    LEON GREENING - Keyboards
    HENRY ARMBURG-JENNINGS - Trumpet/Flugel
    LUKE STEELE - Bass
    STEVE BROWN - Drums

    http://www.leongreening.co.uk
    http://www.henryarmburgjennings.com
    http://www.triorecords.co.uk/steve_brown.html

  • DEREK NASH & ENRICO TOMASSO

    Date: 
    Monday 19th November 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £10

    "Son of Bexley" - the multi talented and effervescent DEREK NASH is with us again this evening - together with ENRICO TOMASSO - son of that very fine jazz clarinetist, Ernie Tomasso. Enrico began playing trumpet from the age of 5 and during his young years his father took him to meet and to hear such as Benny Goodman, Dizzy Gillespie, Maynard Ferguson, the Basie and Ellington bands etc. Well, let's just say that it shows.
    Derek & Enrico will be supported this evening by Nigel Moxom, Joe Mudele, Matt Skelton and Ron Waghorn on percussion.

    http://www.dereknash.com

  • THE ALAN BARNES QUARTET

    Date: 
    Monday 12th November 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £10

    ALAN BARNES is a Multi award winning, highly focussed sax virtuoso with the inventive flexibility that ensures he has his own unmistakeable sound - "a tonic for the ears - among the most accomplished of British jazz musicians " - Daily Telegraph.
    With Alan this evening are ROBIN ASPLAND - ANDY CLEYNDERT and STEVE BROWN

    Need we say more ?

    http://www.alanbarnesjazz.com
    http://www.woodvillerecords.com

  • " BOB BROOKMYER/GERRY MULLIGAN " Quintet

    Date: 
    Monday 5th November 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £10

    Another fabulous musical experience at Bexley with the
    " Bob Brookmyer/Gerry Mulligan " Quintet with

    Geoff Mason - Trombone
    Mick Foster - Baritone
    Alan Berry - Keyboards
    Joe Mudele - Bass
    Malcolm Mortimer - Drums

    http://www.mickfoster.org.uk

  • JULIAN MARC STRINGLE with DOMINIC ASHWORTH

    Date: 
    Monday 29th October 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £10

    JULIAN MARC STRINGLE and DOMINIC ASHWORTH will be supported this evening by Nigel Moxom/keyboards, Joe Mudele/bass, Rod Brown/drums and Ron Waghorn/percussion

    http://www.julianmarcstringle.com
    http://www.dominicashworth.eu

  • T H E G R A H A M H A R V E Y TRIO

    Date: 
    Monday 22nd October 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £9

    There will be a very warm welcome this evening for pianist GRAHAM HARVEY and his Trio, featuring one of this country's great bassists, DAVE CHAMBERLAIN, and drummer/percussionist MATT SKELTON - lately seen at the PROMS with the John Wilson Orchestra.

    http://www.davechamberlain.biz/

  • SIMON BATES & PAUL HARRI HARRIS

    Date: 
    Monday 15th October 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £10

    This magnificent & entertaining Duo will be supported this evening by the great Peter Cater/drums, Joe Mudele/bass and Ron Waghorn/percussion

    http://www.simonbates.net
    http://www.harrythepiano.com
    http://www.petercaterbigband.com

  • JO FOOKS & MATT WATES

    Date: 
    Monday 8th October 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £10

    JO FOOKS and MATT WATES will be supported this evening by Nigel Moxom/keyboards - Joe Mudele/bass - Buster Birch/drums and Ron Waghorn/percussion.

    http://www.jofooks.com
    http://www.mattwates.com

  • JOE'S 92ND BIRTHDAY BASH - TICKET ONLY FROM BEXLEY

    Date: 
    Monday 1st October 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £10

    Here we go again - yet another wonderful Birthday Bash for Joe Mudele - when he also plans to release his second vocal CD - "JOE MUDELE - 92 NOT OUT".
    Having a lot of fun with Joe this evening will be :

    DEREK NASH - all the saxes
    GORDON CAMPBELL - trombone
    DIGBY FAIRWEATHER - trumpet/vocals
    TED BEAMENT - keyboards
    JOE MUDELE - bass/vocals
    RICHARD PITE - drums

    http://www.dereknash.com
    http://www.digbyfairweather.com
    http://www.sounds1/streamlinetrial.co.uk/richard.htm
    http://www.gordoncampbellmusic.co.uk

  • CHARLOTTE GLASSON

    Date: 
    Monday 24th September 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £9

    The delightful and multi-talented CHARLOTTE GLASSON is back with us this evening - displaying some of her LOST & FOUND ORCHESTRA talents as well as those of more conventional jazz. Whichever - it's just such a joy and great fun to spend an evening with her. Backing Charlotte this evening will be :

    NIGEL MOXOM/keyboards:JOE MUDELE/bass:MATT SKELTON/drums
    and RON WAGHORN/percussion

    http://www.charlotteglasson.com

  • JACQUI HICKS WITH THE JOHN CRITCHINSON TRIO

    Date: 
    Monday 17th September 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £10

    A Dream Evening.
    JACQUI HICKS is a gifted singer whose smokey voice is a delight to listen to - as well as which she's a classicly trained clarinettist and arranger of both standards and jazz. She and JOHN CRITCHINSON have worked together in various formats for some 10 years - joining up in 2002 with John, DAVE GREEN and TRISTAN MAILLOT. In this format they've made 4 hugely successful appearances at Ronnie Scott's. It'll be a great evening.

    http://www.johncritchinson.com
    http://www.basie.co.uk/jacquihicks.asp
    http://www.triorecords.co.uk/dave_green.htm/
    http://www.woodevillerecords.com/tristan%20maillot.htm

  • MATT WATES & HENRY ARMBURG JENNINGS

    Date: 
    Monday 10th September 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £10

    MATT WATES & HENRY ARMBURG JENNINGS are back with us this evening and will be backed by :

    NIGEL MOXOM - Keyboards
    JOE MUDELE - Bass
    ROD BROWN - Drums
    RON WAGHORN - Percussion

    http://www.mattwates.com
    http://www.henryarmburgjennings.com

  • DAVE LEWIS

    Date: 
    Monday 3rd September 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £9

    DAVE LEWIS is a sublime tenor saxophonist with the ability to play with great intensity in a host of styles - whether as part of "Blockheads" or his own band '1-up'. He weaves his way around a melody with flawless command of the instrument, a wonderfully smooth tone and innate sense of swing.
    Accompanying Dave this evening will be :

    TED BEAMENT - keyboards
    JOE MUDELE - bass
    BOBBY WORTH - drums

    http://www.davelewis1up.com

  • DEREK NASH and DICK PEARCE

    Date: 
    Monday 27th August 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £10

    On loan this evening from the Jools Holland R&B Orchestra & Sax Appeal we have no other than the multi talented - wonderful, delightful, effervescent - and NEWLY MARRIED - DEREK NASH with, of course, all his Saxes.
    DICK PEARCE - so tremendously talented and best known for his work with Ronnie Scott in the 80s and 90s - joins Derek this evening on trumpet.

    Supporting Dick and Derek this evening will be Nigel Moxom/keyboards, Joe Mudele/bass and Rod Brown/drums

    http://www.dereknash.com
    http://www.dickpearce.co.uk

  • THE ALAN BARNES QUARTET

    Date: 
    Monday 20th August 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £10

    What a treat we have in store for this evening with The ALAN BARNES QUARTET. Alan is one of Britain's most renowned and well-loved saxophonists - a multi-award winner and product of a wide range of jazz styles including the Pasadena Roof Orchestra - Humphrey Lyttleton - Charlie Watts Tentet and the Pizza Express Modern Jazz Sextet.
    This evening Alan brings to Bexley :

    ROBIN ASPLAND - who will undoubtedly show us once more why he is the most accomplished jazz pianist and accompanist the UK has ever produced.

    ADAM KING - one of the most exciting and promising young
    bassists of his generation.

    MATT HOME - on the drums brings to us his early jazz influences from Grady Tate,Buddy Rich and Lionel Hampton.

    http://www.alanbarnesjazz.com
    http://www.adamkingbass.com
    http://www.matthomedrums.wordpress.com

  • JO FOOKS & STEVE WATERMAN

    Date: 
    Monday 13th August 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £9

    The ever delightful - and delightfully talented - Jo Fooks returns to Bexley this evening together with Steve Waterman.
    Steve is Professor of Jazz at Trinity College and one of the top British Jazz Trumpet Players.

    Supporting Jo and Steve this evening will be Nigel Moxom/keyboards - Joe Mudele/bass - Matt Skelton/drums and Ron Waghorn/percussion.

    http://www.stevewaterman.co.uk
    http://www.freewebs.com/jofooks

  • VASILIS XENOPOULOS

    Date: 
    Monday 6th August 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £9

    This is going to be good - Vasilis is the truly brilliant young tenor saxophonist from Athens now making big waves on the London Jazz scene. His original influence was by Dexter Gordon and he has an incredible maturity for a musician of his age.

    With Vasilis this evening will be Ted Beament/keyboards, Joe Mudele/bass, Bobby Worth/drums and Ron Waghorn/percussion.

    http://www.vasilisx.com

  • ROBIN ASPLAND QUARTET

    Date: 
    Monday 30th July 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £10

    ROBIN ASPLAND will undoubtedly show us once more why he is one of the best accompanists and jazz pianists the UK has ever produced. He is sensitive, intuitive & swings like mad.
    ROBERT FOWLER's broad, mellow tenor tones are reminiscent of great saxophonists of the 40s and 50s.
    DAVE WHITFORD on double bass is welcome once more to Bexley. He is a regular member of Bobby Wellins' Qtet.
    STEVE BROWN - hugely popular here at Bexley with his assured swinging playing and his ever present trademark smile.

    HTTP://www.davewhiteford.co.uk/site/about.html

  • RON DRAKE

    Date: 
    Monday 23rd July 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £9

    RON DRAKE is widely respected in the world of jazz as one of our very finest reed players. His style is cultured and immaculate (rather like the man himself) and we're always delighted to welcome him to Bexley.

    This evening Ron will be supported by Nigel Moxom/keyboards, Joe Mudele/bass, Matt Skelton/drums and Ron Waghorn/percussion

  • SIMON SPILLETT QUARTET

    Date: 
    Monday 16th July 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £10

    SIMON SPILLETT - dynamic saxophonist and the world's leading 'Tubby-ologist" can always be relied up to give us an electrifying performance of exciting, high energy, hard swinging jazz.

    This evening he'll be supported by JOHN CRITCHINSON, for 18 years with Ronnie Scott's band - JOE MUDELE on bass (rapidly acquiring 'Legendary' status !) and Marc (son of Jack) Parnell on drums.

    HTTP://www.simonspillett.com

  • THE GEOFF EALES TRIO - "100 YEARS OF JAZZ"

    Date: 
    Monday 9th July 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £9

    The simply stunning pianist GEOFF EALES brings his wonderfully entertaining Trio to Bexley this evening with PAUL MORGAN and BOBBY WORTH when he will introduce to us his new project - "100 YEARS OF JAZZ" - in which Geoff's Trio pay their respects to a whole host of piano legends who helped shape the history of jazz. The journey begins with the sedate ragtime of Scott Joplin and ends with the contemporary sound of Keith Jarrett and Chick Corea. Along the way will be tributes to Fats Waller, Art Tatum, Dave Brubeck, Oscar Peterson, George Shearing, Bud Powell, Thelonius Monk and Bill Evans.

    HTTP://www.geoffeales.com

  • DEREK NASH QUARTET

    Date: 
    Monday 2nd July 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £10

    DEREK NASH - one of the unsung heroes of British Jazz as saxophonist, composer and producer of numerous recordings at his Clowns Pocket Studios and most widely known as a member of the Jools Holland R&B Orchestra.
    This evening Derek's Quartet is an All Star Group with leading British pianist - DAVE NEWTON - former Jamie Callum bassist GEOFF GASCOYNE - and drummer SEBASTIAAN DE KROM.

    HTTP://www.dereknash.com
    HTTP://www.geoffgascoyne.com
    HTTP://www.davidnewton.biz/

  • LEON GREENING QUARTET

    Date: 
    Monday 25th June 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £10

    LEON GREENING'S hard swinging style has made him a favourite on the UK Jazz scene for over a decade. This evening his Quartet includes :

    HENRY ARMBURG-JENNINGS - the trumpet sensation - already one of the hottest talents on the British jazz scene - yet still only 21 years of age !

    ADAM KING - one of the most promising and in-demand double bassists on the jazz scene today.

    STEVE BROWN - after moving to London in '96 Steve's career really took off. In 2000 he became part of Scott Hamilton's quartet and, in addition, has worked with almost every major British artist and accompanied many, many visiting American musicians.

    HTTP://www.leongreening.co.uk
    HTTP://www.henryarmburgjennings.com
    HTTP://www.adamkingbass.com

  • JULIAN MARC STRINGLE & DOMINIC ASHWORTH

    Date: 
    Monday 18th June 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £9

    Master Clarinettist, JULIAN MARC STRINGLE, has it all - Exquisite Sound - Technique - Ideas - Feeling.

    DOMINIC ASHWORTH - A phenomenally talented and versatile guitarist who is as much at home playing Jimi Hendrix as Charlie Christian - or with Julian's Dream Band.

    Julian and Dominic will be supported by Nigel Moxom/keyboards,Joe Mudele/bass,Malcolm Mortimore/drums and Ron Waghorn/percussion

    HTTP://www.julianmarcstringle.com
    HTTP://www.dominicashworth.eu/
    HTTP://www.malcolmmortimore.com

  • DIGBY FAIRWEATHER & MICK FOSTER

    Date: 
    Monday 11th June 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £9

    DIGBY FAIRWEATHER is one of our great jazzmen and the UK's leading man-about-jazz. He has assuredly taken the place of Humphrey Lyttleton as Britain's leading jazz personality.
    MICK FOSTER - Saxophonist , Composter, Educator - Mick plays all the saxes from Soprano to Bass - as well as Clarinet. Here, at Bexley, we especially love to hear Mick's wonderful bass saxophone.

    Digby & Mick will be supported by Nigel Moxom/keyboards, Joe Mudele/bass, Bobby Worth/drums & Ron Waghorn/percussion.

    HTTP://www.digbyfairweather.com
    HTTP://www.mickfoster.org.uk

  • DAVE LEWIS & SEAN HARGREAVES (Spring Bank Holiday)

    Date: 
    Monday 4th June 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £9

    DAVE LEWIS - visits Bexley for the first time. Dave is a much revered Tenor Saxophonist with a flawless command of his intrument and a wonderfully smooth tone - whether with the Blockheads - his own group 1UP - or a jazz ensemble.
    SEAN HARGREAVES - keyboards - is also visiting Bexley for the first time. Sean studied at Berklee and in Toronto. He has since worked extensively on the UK jazz scene - at the 606, Ronnie Scotts etc - as well as appearing throughout 2004 on national TV with Michael Buble.

    Dave and Sean will be accompanied by Joe Mudele/bass and Bobby Worth/drums.

  • ALAN BARNES

    Date: 
    Monday 28th May 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £9

    ALAN BARNES is the most renowned and well loved of Saxophonists, a multi, multi award winner and multi saxophone stormer. Alan is a regular and greatly valued visitor to Bexley Jazz Club. However, until recently I hadn't realised he spent 4 years with Humph - 1988/92.

    Supporting Alan this evening will be :

    TED BEAMENT/keyboards - and long standing member of the Humphrey Lyttleton Band.
    JOE MUDELE/bass and MARC PARNELL/drums

    http://www.alanbarnesjazz.com

  • CHARLOTTE GLASSON

    Date: 
    Monday 21st May 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £9

    CHARLOTTE GLASSON - amazing multi instrumentalist - all saxes, flute, alto flute, clarinet, bass clarinet, violin, viola - as well as penny whistle, melodica, percussion and even saw and junk wood marimbas. Charlotte is equally at home with jazz, classical, blues, soul, funk, latin and all styles inbetween. We just love her.
    This evening Charlotte will be joined by Nigel Moxom/keyboards, Joe Mudele/bass and Marc Parnell/drums

    http://www.charlotteglasson.com
    http://www.vivasantana.com

  • JOHN HORLER QUARTET

    Date: 
    Monday 14th May 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £10

    The formidably talented JOHN HORLER - for 20 years first pianist to Sir John Dankworth and Dame Cleo Laine -needs no introduction to us at Bexley.
    This evening he brings with him ......

    MARK NIGHTINGALE/Trombone and winner of the coveted Don Lusher Award at the age of 15.
    ANDY CLEYNDERT/Bass - who, as well as being a great bassist has a degree in Maths & Phychology.....
    WINSTON CLIFFORD/Drums - studied with ex Tubby Hayes drummer, Bill Eyden and later with Trevor Tomkins.

  • JO FOOKS & AL NICHOLLS

    Date: 
    Monday 7th May 2012 at 8:30pm
    Ticket Price: 
    £9

    JO FOOKS and AL NICHOLLS present a winning Tenor Sax combination this evening at Bexley.
    The delightful JO brings with her a "Humph-inspired" funfilled and melodic approach to music - and is much loved at Bexley.
    AL NICHOLLS is one of London's top tenors with a ravishing, full rounded sound. So - look forward to a great evening of "smoochy" ballads thru to a swinging & up tempo programme.

    Jo and Al will be backed by Nigel Moxom/keyboards, Joe Mudele/bass and Rod Brown/drums

    http://www.jofooks.com

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