Darlington Jazz


Ray  Sams  ray@darlingtonjazz.co.uk   Graham Foster graham@darlingtonjazz.co.uk

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Saturday 4th March

Cafe Society

Cafe Society are in their element guiding their audience for a meander down Memory Lane, with jazz from the Charleston Era, together with some classic Dixieland.

Saturday 1st April

Brownfield/Byrne Hot Six

Jamie Brownfield and Liam Byrne are no ‘April Fools’, as they return with their Hot Six. Youth, enthusiasm, and really hot jazz, with the emphasis on quality, and respect for the genre.

Saturday 6th May

Spats Langham’s Hot Fingers
with Emily Campbell

Hot Fingers capture that lazy Sunday afternoon feeling. Their programme is played beautifully, with wit and aplomb, held together by their unique style and astounding musicianship. Not to be missed.

 Saturday 3rd June

Sammy Rimington

A graceful and highly creative master of New Orleans jazz, clarinettist Sammy Rimington is supported by Emily Bacon’s Goodtime Jazz Band, along with Ian Wynne

Saturday 1st July

Spirit of New Orleans

Return of this fine New Orleans style band, who’s programme is always packed with great jazz standards.

Saturday 5th August

Keith Stephen’s Hot Club Trio with Caroline Irwin

From the music of the Hot Club of France, to jazz standards, and even the ‘pop’ of the 1950’s, you are ensured of a delightful polished performance.

Saturday 2nd September

Jeff Barnhart and John Hallam

The dynamic duo present another afternoon of the jazz that you love, ably supported by Bruce Rollo and Keith Stephen.

Saturday 7th October

The New Century Ragtime Orchestra

The NCRO have just got better and better, as they remind us of the great bands and the music which emanated in what F. Scott Fitzgerald called the ‘Jazz Age’.

Saturday 4 November

The Red Stripe Band

Firm favourites, this band always have a great time where ever it goes, stomping their boogie woogie rhythms to appreciative audiences all over the world.

Saturday 2 December

The Maine Street Jazzmen

The return by popular demand of,Tyneside's premier Dixieland band, who play their own brand of polished and entertaining good time jazz.

All events take place at St. Augustine's Parish Centre on Larchfield Street.
They are normally on the 1st Saturday of the month and entry is £10.00 per person.

Please note: Occasionally due to unforeseen circumstance it may be necessary to change the programme at short notice.

Whenever possible we will announce such changes on this site but we reserve the right to make changes without such notice.