SEE LISTINGS FOR DETAILS 36 Bell St, Merchant City Glasgow. 552 5924


iALAN HACKER/TONY cos 8t CHICK LYALL E Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow— Fri Nov 27 at 8pm

I The virtuoso clarinettists play ’Sweeney Astray'

3 Bill Sweeney premierell


i Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow- Sat Nov 28 at 8pm :Oueen’s Hall, Edinburgh Fri Nov 27 at 8pm 'a towering figure in contemporary music, a genius’


Louis, Glasgow— Thurs Dec 3 at 8pm Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh— Fri Dec4 at 9.30pm from Chicago’s South Side


Henry Wood Hall, Glasgow—Thurs Dec 10 at 8pm

Queen's Hall, Edinburgh Fri Dec 11 at 9.30pm

featuring Zakir Hussain, L. Shankar, Larry Coryell

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Street, Charing Cross. 8pm. Session hosted by John Eaglesham. the singer and concertina player from Stramash. and Erland Voy. fiddler to the Clutha.

I liallan Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. 332 1210. Evening. Naifan play Irish and Scots fiddle and box. other players bring their instruments.

I Eric outherbenson Tolbooth Bar. Glasgow Cross. 552 4149. Evening.

I Tron Bar Tron Theatre. Parnie Street. 552 4267. Evening. Various folk. blues or jazz bands.

I Cumbemauld Folk Club Cumbernauld Theatre Bar. 8.30pm. 75p(50p).


I Tom McConville Edinburgh Folk Club. Osbourne Hotel. York Place. 5565577. 8pm. £2.30 (£1 .50). Fiddler and singer from Tyneside.

I Shore BarThe Shore. Leith. Evening. Acoustic music. fiddle. concertina. guitar. piano. accordion in various combinations. I Trilogy Banncrmans Bar. Cowgate . 556 3254. Evening. Three from Seannachie.

THURSDAY 10 Glasgow

I Oil The Tracks Star Club. Glasgow Society Of Musicians. Berkeley Street. 8pm. £1. Newly formed Aberdeen based acoustic blues trio has Janice. one of the well known Clark sisters. on vocals. Spider Colin McKenzie on harmonica and John Carnie on guitar.

I leeass Blues and Boogie Blackfriars. Bell Street. Merchant City. 552 5924. Evening. Alan Jones and Grant McTavish. blues songs. piano and guitar. I Red fleck Mothers Tolbooth Bar. Glasgow Cross. 5524149. Evening.


I Kitty 0' Shea's George IV Bridge. Evening. Various musicians. changes weekly. Pseudo Irish exterior.

I Jim Knight Ensign Ewart. Lawnmarket. Evening. Songs/guitar.

I Royal Oak Infirmary Street. 557 2976. Eveningtill 1.30am. Basement singaround bar.

FRIDAY 27 Glasgow

I llow's The Time Henry Wood Hall. Claremont Street. 226 3868. 8pm. £4. Bar. Platform‘s contemporary music festival continues over the weekend with Sweeny Astray. the world premiere of Glasgow composer Bill Sweeny‘s new composition. with clarinettists Alan Hacker and Tony Coe. Also Chick Lyall's electronic piece with overlaid piano improvisation titled Threads. See panel.

I Gave Williams Big Band Fort Theatre. Kenmure Avenue. Bishopbriggs. 772 1513. 7.30pm. £2.50. Big sounds from 30s and 405. with vocalists.

I George McGowan Trio with Linda Fletcher Blackfriars. Bell Street. Merchant City. 552 5924. Evening. Resident band. lady singer.


I Cecil Taylor and Roger Woodward Queens Hall. Clerk Street. 668 2019. Note early start 8pm. £5 (£4). Presented by

Platform jazz in association with the Contemporary Music Network. Two of the world‘s greatest pianists. Taylor a master of improvisation. and Woodward the foremost interpreter of modern keyboard compositions. Sec GuestList. I Mr Rhythm Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. Evening. Blues.

I That Swing Thang Aye Bar. 800ucen Street. Lunchtime and 9.30pm. Smooth swing songs in comfortable informal bar on corner near Charlotte square. Japanese restaurant downstairs.

I Sophie Bancroft Trio Cafe Biarritz. Frederick Street. 225 5244. Evening. Mainstream songs.

I Bo Weevil Teviot Row Union. Bristo Square. Students and guests only. 9pm. Blues rock.

I Spirits 0i Rhythm Basin Street. liaymarket Terrace. 337 1006. Evening. Trad.



I Workshop/teemre/Demonslration Henry Wood Hall. Claremont Street. 2263868.

1 lam. With Roger Woodward and Cecil Taylor. Part of the Now‘s The Time Series. See Panel.

I Now's The Time Henry Wood 1 tall. Claremont Street. 226 3868. 8pm. £5 (£4). Bar. Cecil Taylor and Roger Woodward. See Edinburgh 27th.

I Jimmy Feighan Guanet with Shelagh Buchanan Glasgow Society Of Musicians. Berkeley Street. 221 61 12. 2. 15—4.45pm. 50p. Bar.

I Ron Moore. Rikki Fernandez La Taverna. Lunchtime.

I Curlers Byres Road. Afternoon. Free. Regular bands.

I George McGowan Orchestra Riverside Club. Fox Street. 2—5pm. £1.

I Resident Quartet Glasgow Society Of Musicians. Berkeley Street. 221 61 12. 8.30—11.30pm. 50p. Bar.


I Tam White And The Dexters Platform l. Rutland Street. Evening. Nine piece blues/soul with reeds and brass.

I Alex Shaw Trio Platform 1.Rut|and Street. 225 2433. Lunchtime. Classy piano.

I Fiona Duncan Rutland Hotel. Rutland Street 229 3042. Evening.

I Toto And The Jan Bostons Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. 2—4pm. I After Eight Mince The Music Box. Victoria Street. 220 1708. £1 aftcr9pm. Light rock/jazz.

I That Swing Thong Cafe Biarritz. Frederick Street. 225 5244. Evening. Jump jive songs.

I Yella Dug Jazz Band Basin Street. llaymarket'l‘errace. 337 1006. Evening. I Morris Traveller And The Jumpstarters Teviot Row Union. Bristo Square. 9pm. Free. Students and guests.

SUNDAY 29 Glasgow

I Balchelors 01 Jazz Paisley Arts Centre. New Street. 887 1010. 12.30—2.30pm. Bar. Free. Presented by Platform Jazz.

I Frank Bolan Guintet The Bar. Tron Theatre. Parnic Street. 5524267. Lunchtime. Tron's weekly jazz and eats

I Trilogy Diva Wine Bar. Park Terrace. 1-3pm. (.‘ool cocktail jazz.

I Dave Wilson And The Uptown Shulflers Bonhams Wine Bar. Byres Road. 357 3424. Lunchtime.

I Bobby Harvey Showband Glasgow Society Of Musicians. Berkeley Street. 8pm. £1. Bar. St Andrews NightConcert. I George Penman Grosvenor Hotel, Great Western Road. 8pm. £3.50.

I Harry Hope And The Hot Shots Baby Grand. Charing Cross. Evening. Piano songs and improvisations.

I So What Tolbooth Bar. Glasgow Cross,

25 The List 27 Nov 10 Dec 1987