Mitchell Theatre. 8pm. £1 .50. Tonight. Edinburgh‘s Seannachie. Watch out for the expertise on concertina ofSimon Thoumire.

I Kate Kramer and Wattie MacDonald Tolbooth Bar. Glasgow Cross. Evening.


I No U Turn The Trading Post. 32The Shore. Leith. 55.3 7164. 8.30till late. Free. Bluegrass band.

I Dave Robb St James Oyster Bar. Calton Road. 9pm. Contemporary bouzouki accompaniment to this singer's self-penned songs.

I Jim Knight/Denny Swanson/Colin Ramage Ensign Ewart. Lawnmarket. 225 7440. Evening.

I Kevin Tait Candlemakers Arms. Grassrnarkct. 9pm 12.30am. Popular entertainer.

I Green Tree Cowgatc. Evening. l-olk scene session. Late bar.



I Glasgow Rhythm Club linitarian Church. 3

73 Berkeley Street. 7.45pm. Established 1933. Recordsand talk discussion. Dave

Comley finds ‘Black Notes For'l‘he 80s'.

I George McGowan Band Blackfriars. Hell

Street. Merchant City. 552 5924. Evening. .

Assembly Music presents at Queen’s Hall, Clerk Street, Edinburgh

Friday 7 April Kenny Wheeler Quintet Friday 14 April Dagmar Krause Friday 21 April Randy Weston

All at8.30pm Tickets £5 (reserved £6.50)

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I Friday Night At The Queens Hall (‘lerk Street. 6682019. 8.30pm. £6.50(£5). Tickets from Queens Hall Box Office; Virgin Records. Princes Street; Ripping Records. North Bridge; lona Records. Stockwell Street. Glasgow. Tonight the Kenny Wheeler Quintet. With the ace trumpeter are John Taylor. piano; Chris Laurence. bass; John Marshall. drums; and on saxophone. Stan Sulzmann.

I Danny Dorrian and Friends Cumberland Hotel. West Coates Gardens. 830—] lpm. I Liz MacEwan/Jim Henry Crest Hotel. Queensferry Road. 332 2442.

745—1 1.45pm. Fine singer with pianist.

I Alpha Jazz Quartet Ellersley l louse Hotel. Ellersley Road. Corstorphine. 337 6888. 8—1 lpm.

SATURDAY 8 Glasgow

I Ron Moore, Rikki Fernandez and Friends La Taverna. 7a Lansdowne Crescent. 339 7128. 9—1 lpm. Free. Resident guitarand bass with guest musician each week.

I Bill Fanning Orchestra Society ()1 Musicians. Berkeley Street. 221 61 12. 2pm. Weekly event.

I George McGowan Orchestra Berlin Lounge Bar. 8—l0 West George Street. Queen Street Station. 335 2382. 2—5pm. Free. The Big Band repertoire.

I Society Quartet Society ()1 Musicians. Berkeley Street. 221 6] 12. 8pm. 50p. Music and dancing.


I Dave Shepherd Quintet Liberty's. Playhouse Theatre. Greenside Place. 9pm—-midnight. Tickets £5. include admission to prize draw. Fund raiser for Princess Margaret Rose Hospital. Superb clarinetist. a leading figure in British mainstream jazz. with his regular band. I Palace Jazz Palace Hotel. Castle Street. 225 6222. New venue hopes to feature lively. young-looking music. startingoff with regular Saturday night gigs.

I Danny Dorrian and Friends Cumberland Hotel. West Coates Gardens. 830—] lpm. I Liz MacEwan/Jim Henry (.‘rest Hotel. ()ueensferry Road. 332 2442. 7.45~11.45pm. Fine soul jazz singer with pianist.

I Platiorm1 Caledonian Hotel. Rutland Street. Lunchtime piano maestro. the Alex Shaw Trio.

I Toto And The Jazz Bostons Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. 2—4pm.

I Dr MacJazz Basin Street. Haymarket. Evening.

SUNDAY 9 Glasgow

I Dave Shepherd Quintet Society ()1 Musicians. Berkeley Street. 221 61 12. £6. 8pm. Britain's great clarinetist on tour.

I Paisley Arts Jazz Paisley Arts Centre. New Street. Paisley. 887 1010. Lunchtime from 12.30pm.

I George Penman's Jazz Band Curlers. Byres Road. 334 1284. Trad from 8.30—10.50pm.

I Duncan Whyte Jazz Band The Maggie Bell. Strand Street. Kilmarnock. 8—1 lpm.


I Basement Club L‘Attache. Rutland Hotel. West End of Princes Street. 2—-6pm. Free. Bar meals available all afternoon. Variable trio oftop players with weekly guest soloist. Today. great Scottish altoist. Jimmy Wood.

I Capital Jazz Band Crest Hotel. ()ueensferry Road. 332 2442. 2—5pm.

I Liz MacEwan/Jim Henry Cafe A La Ronde. York Place. 12.30—2.30pm. Blues. jazz and soul for your lunch.

I Brian Kellock Trio Platform 1. Caledonian Hotel. Rutland Place. 1—3pm.

Modern jazz piano.

I Jim Henry Group Raeburn Bar. Raeburn Place. l—2.30pm.

I Acanthus Waverley Bridge. by Waverley Station entrance. Live lunchtime music from the Diplomats of Jazz.

IJazz Sunday Royal British Hotel. Princes Street. 8—11pm. Free. unless special guest artists are performing. Tonight the residents. Mike Hart's Society Syncopators include singer Wendy Weatherby.

I Barony Jazz Barony Bar. Broughton Street. 557 0546. Live band. 8.304 lpm. Tonight Melanie O'Reilly and Francis Cowan. vocals with guitar.

I Alpha Jazz Quartet Ellcrslcy Home Hotel. Ellersley Road. Corstorphinc. 337 6888. 8—l lpm.



I Gillespies Jazz Spot Gillespies. 26 Cheapside Street. offClyde Street. Kit Carey's Jazz Band. 9pm. Membership at the door.

I Perdido Rooftops. 92 Sauchiehall Street. 9pm—midnight. Mainstream jazz music and dancing.

I George Penman's Jazz Band ( ‘arnegies Jazz Club. 142 St Vincent Street. 226 3833. 9pm—midnight. Old fashioned trad masters.

I Live Jazz ( ‘hadis Restaurant. 158 Bath Street. 33l 2257. Evenings.


I Shore Music The Shore Bar Restaurant. The Shore. Leith. 9pm. Tonight Hugh and Graham. swing violin and guitar.

I East Coast Jazz Band Blue Lagoon. Angle Park Terrace. 331 9922. Evening. 9pm—midnight. Resident Trad band.

I Martin Foster Trio Maxies Bistro. West Nicolson Street. 9pm —midnight.

TUESDAY 11 Glasgow

I BODDY Wishart Group Hall Bar. Woodlands Road. 3.32 1210. Evening. Saxes and flute front the best in the West of Scotland.

I Monty's BarAnd Diner I256 Argyle Street. near Kelvin Hall. 334 8907. Evening. Weekly Trad Jazz night.

I Dig Jazz Night Boswell Hotel. Mansion House Road. Langside. 8pm. (ieorge Ogilvie leads the Trad and Dixie bash. I Jan Academy Bonhams. Byres Road. 357 3424. Evening.


I Barony Jazz Barony Bar. Brougbton Street. 557 0546. Jack Hammer Band 9pm. I Shore Music The Shore Bar Restaurant. The Shore. Leith. 9pm. Tonight Robert Pettigrew and Kenny Ellis. piano double bass.

I Louisiana Ragtime Band Navaar l louse Hotel. Mayficld Gardens. 667 2828. Evening.

WEDNESDAY 12 Glasgow

I Rachaka Third Eye Centre. Sauchiehall Street. 332 7521 . 8pm. £3.50 (£2.50). East meets musical West. Jazz and traditional forms meet with classical techniques. Piano. percussion. cello and vocals.

I Sandy Taylor/Alex Moore Duo Glasgow Society Of Musicians. Berkeley Street. 221 6l 12. 8.30pm. 50p. Bar.


I Dutch Swing College and the Central Band OtThe RAF Usher Hall. Lothian Road. 228 1155. 8pm. £8.50—£6. [)utch Dixie. led by the same leader from the wartime resistance till now.

I Bill Kyle's Jazz Base L'Attaehe. basement of Rutland Hotel. West End.

32 The List 7 - 20 April 1989