Shalllers 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 Jan Band Duke of Tourainne, Ingram Street, 552 0140. Evening.
0 Ricki Fernandez and Friends The Tron Bar, Tron Theatre, Parnie Street, 552 4267. Lunchtime.
0 The Jazz Co The Green Tree , Cowgate. Evening.
0 Mike Hart’s Society Syncopators. Learmonth Hotel, Learmonth Terrace. 12.30—3pm. Legends in their own lunchtime.
O Celsius Bannerman's Bar, Cowgate. Evening. lmprovising with clarinet. guitar and bass.
0 Tarn White and the Dexters Preservation Hall, Victoria Street, 2263816. Evening. Brass and rock/soul band.
0 Basin Street Stompers Basin Street. Haymarket Terrace. Evening. Trad. 0 Ronnie Rae Trio Platform 1. Rutland Street. Lunchtime.
I Alexander's Big Band Grosvenor Hotel. Evening. £2. Music to dance to.
0 Capital City Jazz Band Crest Hotel, Oueensferry Road. 2—4.45pm. Trad. 0 Driving Sideways Traverse Theatre Bar, Grassmarket. 11pm—I .30am. Evening.
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0 Shelagh Buchanan Duo Duke of Tourraine, Ingram Street. One of Glasgow’s great vocalists. Evening.
0 Jim Petrie Jazz Band Starbank Inn, Newhaven. Evening. Old-fashioned jazz in appealing little seaside pub. 0 Sophie Bancrolt Trio Malt Shovel, Cockburn Street. Evening. Mainstream singer.
0 East CoastJazz Band Blue Lagoon, Angle Park Terrace, 331 9922. Evening. Stompers.
0 St Stephen Street Stompers Basin Street, Haymarket Terrace. Evening. Riverboat, New Orleans. 0 Driving Sideways Preservation Hall, Victoria Street. Evening. Blues/jazz/boogie.
0 Avon Jazz Quartet King‘s Park Hotel, Rutherglen. Evening. Modern jazz and jam session.
0 Ron Finlay Trio Partick Tavern, Dumbarton Road. Evening.
0 Bobby Wishart Duartet Halt Bar, Woodlands Road, 332 1210. Evening. Superb sax and flute.
0 West End Jazz Band Basin Street, Haymarket. Evening. Dixieland.
o Darktown Jazz Band Struan Hotel, Corstorphine Road. Evening. Trad jazz.
0 Sue Robertson Maxies Bistro, West Nicholson Street. Evening. Bluesy/mainstream singer, with guitarist.
0 Liz McEwan and the Brian Kellock Trio L‘Attache, Shandwick Place.
With the Gil Evans Drchestra and AI Cohn arriving in May there is no need to worry that Platlorm’s Dueen’s Rail, Edinburgh, events are going to be given over to heavily amplilied techno-based new music, but closely iollowlng the superb concert by Wayne Shorter's Group, the evening oi the 17th brings Bill Bruiord’s Earthworks.
Brutord lllled the drum chair ol such extravagant Seventies’s rock bands as Yes and King Crimson and is lurthering an enthusiasm lor improvised music by pulling together some oi the members at Loose Tubes, including keyboard wizzo Diango Bates on DX7, into—well,
0 Louisiana Ragtime Band Navaar House Hotel, Mayfield Gardens. 667 2828. Evening.
0 Swing '87 Malt Shovel, Cockburn Street, 225 6843. Evening. Hot club with reeds.
0 West End Jazz Band Basin Street, Haymarket. Evening. Solid trad band.
0 Delta Devils Shore Bar, Shore. Leith. Evening. Boogie and blues piano/guitar.
WEDNESDAY 22 Glasgow
0 Shelagh Buchanan Duo Duke of Tourainne, Ingram Street. Evening. Fine popular jazz singer/pianist.
0 Sandy Taylor/Alec Moore Society of Musicians, Berkeley Street. Evening.
0 Charlie McNalr’s Band Preservation Hall, Victoria Street. 226 3816. Evening. Long residency for one of the original Edinburgh Trad Bands.
not exactly iusion, but a sort ol rock-tinged electro-iazz. Based round Bruiord’s electronic drumkit that plays tuned notes and even chords, theirs is clever modern music with a considerable jazz input.
Also on the bill that night are two upwardly mobile musiciansirom Glasgow, Graham Dullin and Nigel Clark, who play very attractive guitar jazz. Clark’s iizzy lingering contrasts with Dultin’s darker tones and together they cover many moods mainstream ballads to the bop repertoire. Together ior only six months they have achieved a remarkable unity.
0 Louisiana Ragtime Band Basin Street, Haymarket Terrace. Evening. Trad and New Orleans.
0 Take Three Maxies Bistro. West Nicolson Street. 6670845. Evening. Good modern jazz trio. somewhat ignored by the noisy patrons.
0 Driving Sideways The Cavern. Cowgate. 7pm—3am. Blues. country boogie.
THURSDAY 23 Glasgow
0 Jazz Night Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. Evening. Piano trio.
0 Templehall Stampers Temple Hotel, Esplanade. Joppa. Evening. Trad.
0 Driving Sideways Top 0‘ the Walk. StJames Centre. Evening. More rock than jazz. but boogie and blues. 0 Spirits ol Rhythm Basin Street. Haymarket Terrace. Evening. Upstairs in riverboat bar. the trad jazz venue.
FRIDAY 24 Glasgow
0 Late Jazz Riverside Club. Fox Street (off Clyde Street). 10.30pm-2am. Late bar. £2. Details: 248 3144. Groups in club-style venue. Regular modern jazz.
0 Jeanette Burns and Andy Alston Baby Grand. Elmbank Gardens, 552 6027. Evening. Piano bar with good lady vocalist.
0 Rootsie Tootsie Blues Band Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. Evening.
0 Melanie D’Reilly and Francis Cowan Gloucester Hotel. Gloucester Place. Evening. Fine vocalist and guitarist. o Spirits ol Rhythm Basin Street. Haymarket Terrace. Evening. Trad bands and New Orleans decor.
0 Ronnie Rae Trio and Fiona Duncan L'Attache. Rutland Street. Evening. Always mainstream jazz in this venue.
0 Star Big Band Star Club. Calton Place. 2—5pm. Free. Music from 40s and 50s.
0 Bill Fanning Big Band Shadows. Bath Street. 3320352. Lunchtime. 0 George Penman Jazzmen The Midas. St. Vincent Street. Lunchtime. Trad Band.
0 Mary Kiani Baby Grand. Elmbank Gardens. Evening. Piano bar.
0 Shelagh Buchanan Duo Glasgow Society of Musicians. Berkeley Street. 3—5.30pm.
0 George McGowan Orchestra Black Jacks. Hope Street. 2-5pm.
0 Toto's Jazz Band Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 2-4pm. Trad and swing.
O Basin Street Haymarket. Evening. Trad. Dixieland and New Orleans. Usually Mike Hart‘s Jazz Band.
0 Festival City Jazz Band Clarendon Hotel. Grosvenor Street. Evening. 0 Tam White and The Dexters Platform 1. Rutland Street.
DAY 26 Glasgow
0 Dave Wilson And The Uptown Shuttlers Bonhams Wine Bar. Byres Road. Lunchtime. Trad and Dixieland in the West End.
0 Jazz Cocktail 'I‘olbooth Bar. Glasgow Cross. Evening.
0 Kit Carey’s Jazz Band Duke of Tourainne. Ingram Street. 5520140 Evening.
0 Ricki Fernandez and Friends The Tron Bar. Tron Theatre. Parnic Street. 552 4267. Lunchtime.
0 The Jazz Co The Green Tree. Cowgate. Evening.
0 Mike Hart's Society Syncopators. Learmonth Hotel. Learmonth Terrace. 12.30—3pm. Legends in their own lunchtime.
O Celsius Bannerman‘s Bar. Cowgate. Evening. lmprovising with clarinet. guitar and bass.
0 Tam White and the Dexters
34 The List 17- 30 April