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July 21st

John Garner (violin) and Paul Edis (piano) - 'Evans and beyond'

+ Solo set from Nathan Lawson (guitar)

Music from 7:30pm, £7

A duo set from Garner and Edis exploring the original compositions of Bill Evans alongside new music inspired by Evans' work. A formidable performer in both the jazz and classical traditions, violinist John Garner is in high demand, performing all over the Europe with the Guastalla Quartet, with the Royal Northern Sinfonia, and with his own group, Charkie Parlour. Pianist and composer Paul Edis is well known to audiences in the region and a devotee of Evans' playing and compositions. 

Nathan Lawson is a hugely talented young guitarist studying at Sage Gateshead with Dr. James Birkett. With effortless virtuosity, Lawson draws on a deep understanding of harmony and the jazz guitar tradition to give expressive, melodic and memorable intimate solo performances.  


August 18th

'Two Trios' - Bradley Johnston Trio / Giles Strong Trio

Music from 7:30pm, £7

Two guitar based trios playing a set each. Bradley Johnston has already carved out a reputation as one of the region's finest jazz guitarists. It's amazing just how far he has come since first sitting in at Blaydon as a young teenager. With Brad are Paul Grainger bass and Russ Morgan drms.

The other trio is fronted by Giles Strong, a superb jazz guitarist with a love of the best of the 'Songbook' in the style of players such as Wes Montgomery, Joe Pass, Jim Hall. With Giles are Roly Veitch (gtr) and Ian Patison on double bass.


September 15th - 35th Anniversary Concert (more info to follow)

Bruce Adams with Paul Edis Trio

Music from 7:30pm, £10


October 27th (note - this is a Sunday afternoon concert - more info soon)

Vasilis Xenopoulos with Paul Edis Trio

Music from 1 to 3.30, £10


November 17th - TBA

December  15th - TBA









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