Here are some dates for your diary over the summer, if you’d like to come and hear some jazz.
Sunday June 17th,2012, Jazz Brunch at South Darley Village Hall DE4 2JT
The Steve Salfield Trio. Start At 10.30 finish around 1.
Tickets from Ann Kenworthy on 01629 732084 or by email kenworthylee3
Steve on tenor and soprano saxes will be joined by the excellent Wendy Kirkland on keyboards and the brilliant Pat Sprakes on double bass. We’ll play some popular songs and some less well known tunes.
Hot and cold breakfast plus papers.
£8 for adults, £4 for children under12 and free for pre school children.
A family ticket for 2 adults and 2 children is £20
Our jazz brunches are very popular and usually sell out, so buy your tickets soon.
Tuesday June 26th, 2012, Art and Jazz in Winster Church, Winster, Derbyshire. 6-8 pm
This is part of Winster Carnival programme. Some inspiring local artists exhibit their work and the Steve Salfield Trio provides some interesting jazz. Beautiful place for it too. This time I’m joined by my two old friends who are both excellent musicians – Pete Moxley on keyboards and Graham Jones on double bass.
Saturday July 14th,2012 Winster Secret Gardens 1.30-5.30, jazz from 2-4 pm, and Sunday July 15th 1.30-5.30, jazz from 2-4 pm. Jazz at The Headlands, East Bank, Winster
The Secret Gardens of Winster is always a hugely popular event. You can visit some fascinating places in this beautiful village.
Of course The Steve Salfield Quartet is always one of the main attractions. (No room for modesty in the jazz world). I’m playing once more with my brilliant musician friends, Wendy Kirkland on keyboard, Pat Sprakes on double bass and Clive Loveday on drums.
Wednesday July 18th, 2012, 8pm, Buxton Festival Fringe, at Buxton Methodist Church, SK17 6HX
The Jet Collective in concert plays its Derbyshire Suite.
Tickets from Buxton Opera House Box Office, 0845 127 2190 (local rate from anywhere in the UK) or email jazz or on the door. £7/£5 (concessions) / £4 under 16’s
The Jet Collective’s eight musicians (I’m one of them) have created the Derbyshire Suite – a suite of 13 pieces inspired by aspects of Derbyshire – the landscapes, ancient stone circles, morris dancing and folk customs, the industrial heritage and modern commerce.
Please don’t miss this one. It’s had some rave reviews.
Thursday August 2nd, Chesterfield Jazz Club, Club Chesterfield, Chester Street, S40 1DL
The Jet Collective plays the Derbyshire Suite – see above
Tickets £7.50 at www.chesterfieldjazz.com or £9/£5 on the door
Chesterfield Jazz Club
This new jazz club organised by my good friend Wendy Kirkland will have gigs on the third Thursday of each month (although ours is on the first Thursday of August), starting on 24th May. See information at http://www.chesterfieldjazz.com
More to come. (I hope.)
All the best