Please note that evening sessions begin at approx 8.30pm unless otherwise stated.
0 Mary Kiani Willie‘s Bar. Virginia Street. Evening. Whole range of song with guitar or keyboard backing.
o Jeanette Burns and Andy Alston Baby (irand. Elmbank (iardens. (‘haring (toss. Evening. Musicals. mainstream popular.
0 Late Jazz Riverside Club. Fox Street (off(‘|yde Street). ll).3()pni—2am. Bar. (‘heck for details. 24831-14.
0 Spirits of Rhythm Basin Street.
Haymarket Terrace. Evening.
0 Royal Mile Jazz Quartet (‘entral Hotel (formerly the Raeburn). 4 Royal Terrace. 9— 12pm.
SATURDAY 13 \ Glasgow
0 George McGowan Orchestra Daniel Brown's. St Vincent Street. 226 4685. l.3(l—4.3llpm. Brassy and loud Big Band settings.
0 Bill Fanning Big Band Shadows. Bath Street. 332 0352. Lunchtime.
0 George Penman Jazzmen The Midas. St. Vincent Street. Lunchtime. Trad Band from way back when.
0 Jimmy Feighan Quintet with Shelagh Buchanan Kelvin Park Lorne Hotel. Sauchiehall Street. 12.3(l—2.3()pm. 0 Mary Kiani Baby (irand. Elmbank (iardens. Evening. Piano bar has young mainstream singer.
o Shelagh Buchanan Duo (ilasgow Society of Musicians. Berkeley Street. 3—5.3(lpm.
0 Ronnie Rae Jr. Trio Platform 1. Rutland Street. Lunchtime.
0 Mike Hart's Selection Basin Street. llaytnarket. Evening. Small traditional jazz hand.
0 Tam White and the Dexters Platform 1.Rut|and Street. Evening.
Soul Blues Jazz vocals and 9 piece band.
SUNDAY 14 - Glasgow
0 Carol Kidd and Trio Mitchell Theatre. (iranville Street. 8pm. £2.50. Scotland‘s finest jazz singer. and one of the most respected in the UK.
0 Dave Wilson And The Uptown Shulllers Bonhams Wine Bar. Byres Road. Lunchtime. Trad and Dixieland in the West End.
0 Jazz Cocktail Tolbooth Bar. Glasgow Cross. Evening.
0 Kit Carey's Jazz Band Duke of 'l‘ourainne. lngram Street. 552 0140. Evening.
0 Ricki Fernandez and Friends The Tron Bar. Tron Theatre. Parnie Street. 552 4267. Lunchtime.
0 Wendy Weatherby with Mike Hart's Society Syncopators. Learmonth Hotel. Learmonth Terrace. l—-lpm. \Vendy is the vocalist. the hand is trad.
0 John Burgess. Martin Ley's Quartet ('entre Hotel. Royal Terrace. (mm-midnight. Swing and tnodern. 0 Driving Sideways Traverse Theatre Bar. (irassmarket.
ll.3(lptn— l .3llam. Blues. and Funk reggae.
0 Swing ‘86 (iiltled Balloon. (‘owgate Evening.
0 Celsius Bannerman‘s Bar. (‘owgate Evening. ('ltamber jazz. (iuitars. string bass. clarinet and titanium drunt improvisations.
o Tam White and the Dexters Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 2263816. Evenings. Soul Rock band with brass.
o Basin Street Stompers Basin Street. Haymarket 'I'errace. Evening. Trad. 0 Royal Mile Jazz Quartet (‘entral Hotel (formerly the Raeburn). 4 Royal Terrace. 3—5.3llpm.
MONDAY 15 Glasgow
0 Shelagh Buchanan Duo Duke of ’l‘ourraine. lngrant Street. Evening.
0 Quad Shore Bar. Shore. Leith. 9pnr
0 Sophie Bancrott Trio Malt Shovel. (Tockburn Street. Evening. ()ne of the best young singers in Edinburgh. 0 East CoastJazz Band Blue Lagoon. Angle Park Terrace. 33 9922. Evening. Straight early tunes and arrangements.
0 Royal Mile Jazz Quartet The (iarrick. Spittal Street. Evening.
0 Saint Stephen Street Stompers Basin Street. Haymarket Terrace. Evening. Riverboat. New Orleans.
0 Ron Finlay Trio Partick Tavern. Dumbarton Road. Evening.
0 Bobby Wishart Quartet Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. 332 1210. Evening. Superb sax and flute.
0 Liz McEwan and the Brian Kellock Trio L'Attache. Rutland Street. Evening.
0 Louisiana Ragtime Band Navaar House Hotel. Mayfield (iardens. 667 2828. Evening.
0 Swing '86 Malt Shovel. (‘ockbttrn Street. 225 6843. Evening. Hot club sound clarinet. sax. guitars and bass. 0 West End Jazz Band Basin Street. Haymarket. Evening. Solid trad band.
0 Delta Devils Shore Bar. Shore. Leith. Evening.
Carol Kidd’s reputation continues to increase beyond these shores. ‘The Jazz Singers‘. a new authoritative publication on the music’s history from the blues through vaudeville and the big band era to the various tacets of modern jazz, reports on the range and depth of the Kidd voice and talent. With her long experience in Trad bands as a teenager in the Sixties, years in cabaret and clubs and then an important and lengthy spell with Jimmy Feighan, the great Glasgow sax and vibes man and her concert guest at the Mitchell Theatre (14 Dec), Carol has
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garnered a wealth ot song and evolved a mature jazz delivery. With hertrio she also appears atthe Jazz Band Ball, Edinburgh (17 Dec) in the company at Mike Hart’s Society Syncopators, George Penman’s Jazzmen and a trio led by the venerable and vital Benny Waters. Courtney Pine (see photo) is gifted, a sharp dresser and one at the tew young black jazzmen on the London scene. With his Jazz Warriors he has become a totem ol the new wave urban jazzers, and his cult status is reﬂected in the venues he now plays. Good music though. Glasgow (12 Dec).
WEDNESDAY 17 ‘
0 Shelagh Buchanan Duo Duke of Tourainne. lngram Street. Evening. Vocal/Piano. i 0 Quadros Nicholson Quintet Pythagoras. Sattchiehall Street. 8.15pm. Mainstream and modern.
0 Charlie McNair's Band Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 2263816. Evening. Trad swing band.
0 Louisiana Ragtime Band Basin Street. i-laymarket Terrace. Evening. Dixieland Music.
0 Take 3 Maxies Bistro. West Nicolson Street. 667 (18-15. Evening. Good Jazz as wallpaper.
0 Bob Busby‘s New Orleans Band Ca Va Wine Bar. l iigh Street. Evening. 0 Royal Mile Jazz Quartet The Rock Lounge Bar. 1"3 North Bank Street (Top o' The Mound). 8— lll.3(lpm.
0 Christmas Jazz Band Ball The Amphitheatre. Lothian Road.
8pm— l 3le. Jazzing up (‘hristmas with a vengeance — those bands appearing include Benny Waters and his Trio. (ieorge Penman and his Jazzmen. Mike Hart's Society Syncopaters and Carol Kidd.
THURSDAY 18 G asgow
0 Burton, Clark, Coutts La Taverna. Woodlands Road. Evening.
0 Driving Sideways Top o‘ the Walk. St James Centre. 9—1 lpm.
Rock. Blues and Boogie.
0 Driving Sideways (‘alton Studios. (‘alton Road. 12pm—i .3(lam. Quick trip down the bill for hard working bluesy fttnsters.
0 Spirits of Rhythm Basin Street. Haymarket Terrace. Evening. Edinburgh‘s main trad jazz venue. 0 That Swing Thing Shore Bar. Leith. 9pm. 50s“ vocals.
FRIDAY 19 ~ ' Glasgow
0 Jeanette Burns Willie‘s Bar. Virginia Street. Evening. Patsy (‘lyne songs. Elvis numbers. blues etc.
0 Late Jazz Riverside (Tub. Fox Street. off (‘lyde Street. 1(l.3()pm—2am. Bar. (Theck for details. 248 31-1-1.
0 Spirits of Rhythm Basin Street. Haymarket Terrace. Evening. Upstairs venue for New Orleans and Traditional jazz.
0 Royal Mile Jazz Quartet (‘entral Hotel (formerly the Raeburtt). J Royal Terrace. 9—12pm.
SATURDAY 20 ‘ Glasgow
0 George McGowan Orchestra Daniel Brown‘s. St Vincent Street. 226 4685. l.3(k—-1.3()pm. Brassy and loud Big Band settings.
0 Bill Fanning Big Band Shadows. Bath Street. 3320352. Lunchtime 0 George Penman Jazzman The Midas. St. Vincent Street. Lunchtime.
The List 12 Dec — 8 Jan 37