Irish session in the vaults.
0 Royal Oak Infirmary St. Late night guitar and song sessions. Very late bar.
0 Polliwig Penicuik Folk Club. Navaar Hotel. Penicuik. 8.30pm.
£1 .SUpm. Sweet looking foursome from South East England
0 Cumbernauld Folk Club Theatre Bar. Cumbernauld. 8.30pm. 75p (50p).
0 Naiian Ilalt Bar. Woodlands Road. evening. Resident duo and friends. Tunes and songs.
0 Limited Edition Tolhooth Bar. (ilasgow Cross. Evening. Countryish.
0 Andean Music Workshop with Buillajta St Brides Centre. ()rwell Terrace. Dalry Road. 2-5pm. £6 (£3). Instruction in zampona. qucna and charango playing for people with some musical experience. L'Itimately to join the hand on stage during a Festival performance.
0 Tony Cluiie Edinburgh Folk Club. Osbourne Hotel. York Place. 8pm. £1.51). ()ssian’s singer guitarist soloing.
0 Gavin Anderson Bannermans Bar. Cowgate. Evening. Singer'guitarist.
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0 Star Folk Club Glasgow Society of
Musicians. Berker St. Charing
Cross. 8pm. £1.
0 Bed Neck Mothers Tolbooth Bar. Glasgow Cross. Evening. Guitar blues and country.
0 Bumillajta Workshop St Brides. 2-5pm. £(T(£3l. See 5th.
0 Session The Green Tree. Cowgate. Evening. Big instrumental bash till late.
0 Royal Oak Infirmary St. Evening. Late bar and informal music.
0 Brian Miller and Charlie Soane Star Club. Glasgow Society of Musicians. Berkeley Street. 8pm. £1. Fiddle. mandoline. guitar and songs from Scotland. Brian was a singer in Swan Arcade. Charlie is a tricky fiddler.
Please note that evening sessions begin at approx 8.30pm unless otherwise stated.
0 Alex Dalgliesh (iillespies. Cheapside Street. 221 7704. Evening. £2. (ilasgow‘sjazz bar.
0 Jeannette Burns and Andy Alston Baby Grand. Elmbank Gardens. 552
49 Blackfriars Street, Edinburgh Off the High Street, (Royal Mile)
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36 Bell St, Merchant City Glasgow. 552 5924
6027. Evening. Piano bar with lady vocalist.
0 George McGowan Trio with Linda Fletcher Blackfriars. Bell Street. Merchant City. Evening.
0 Gary Burton Quintet Queens Hall. Clerk Street. 9.30pm. £6 (£5). Presented by Platform Jazz. Good vibes in this gig. Tommy Smith the sax in the line up. See Feature.
0 Spirits oi Rhythm Basin Street. Haymarket Terrace. Evening. Trad and New Orleans in Riverboat-style venue.
0 That Swing Thang Négociants. Bristo Square. Evening. Swing songs from America and elsewhere.
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0 George McGowan Band Gillespies. Cheapside Street. 221 7704. Noon— 2.3()pm. £2. Big band and singer.
0 Bobby Wishart Quartet Gillespies. Cheapside Street. 221 7704. Evening. £2. Superior modern jazz. 0 Bill Fanning Big Band Shadows. Bath Street. 332 (1552. Lunchtime. 0 About Time. BIackiriars, Bell Street, Merchant City. Evening. Young iusionish band.
0 Blues Night Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. Evening. R&B band from Norway.
Jazz At Squires West George Street. 2—5pm.
0 Toto's Jazz Band Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 2-4pm. Trad and
Concerts at the Queen’s Hall, Clerk Street, Edinburgh.
THE BRITISH DEBUT OF THE . . .
GARY BURTON QUINTET featuring TOMMY SMITH
ROUND MIDNIGHT. FESTIVAL JAZZ. Sponsored by TDK GIL SCOTT HERON
LIONEL HAMPTON ORCHESTRA
LOUISIANA RED, CHARLIE MUSSELWHITE, JIM CONDIE BAND
ART BLAKEY’S JAZZ MESSENGERS
STEVE WILLIAMSON QUINTET + IDJ DANCERS
EL SONIDO DE LONDRES
CHARLIE HADEN’S LIBERATION MUSIC ORCHESTRA
JAN GARBAREK GROUP
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Aug 15, 16 Aug 17,18
Aug 19 Aug 20
Aug 21, 22
Tickets from 'Queen ’5 Hall (031 6682019), Usher Hall (031 2281155), Virgin Records, Princes Street (Jazz Dept).
Britain’s top jazz course, THE COMBO IMPRO VISA TION CLINIC, is in Edinburgh from August 9th—14th. Places are still available. Phone us on 031 226 4179 for information.
ror regular information join the )a:: list: send your name and address to Platform. 2() Howe Street, Edinburgh 151130 TU
O Basin Street Haymarket. Evening. Bar with regular Trad jazz.
0 Festival City Jazz Band Clarendon Hotel. Grosvenor Street. Evening. 0 Tam White and The Dexters Platform 1. Rutland street. Evening. R&B and a brass section.
0 That Swing Thang Cafe Biarritz. Frederick Street. 9.30—1 1.30pm. Fun swing songs and guitar/bass.
O Alter Eight Mince Negociants. Bristo Square. Evening. Funky rock/jazz.
0 George McGowan Gillespies. Cheapside Street. Evening. £2.
0 Perdido Pharoahs Bar. Great Western Road. 8.30pm. Free. Mainstream and Latin jazz.
0 Dave Wilson and The Uptown Shuttlers Bonhams Wine Bar. Byres Road. Lunchtime.
o Ricki Fernandez and Friends The Tron Bar. Tron Theatre. Parnie Street. 552 4267. Lunchtime.
0 Tam White and The Dexters Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. Evening. £1. Rock/Soul band with brass.
o Basin Street Stampers Basin Street. Haymarket Terrace. Evening. The Trad venue.
0 Capital City Jazz Band Crest Hotel. Oucensferry Road. 2—4.45pm. Trad.
26 The List 24 July — 6 August