I Ceilidh Dance Walpole Hall. Palmerston Place. 8.30pm. £2.50. Late bar. A benefit for Huntingdon's Chorea. Performers include Nancy Nicholson and the dance music is supplied by the Ian Graig Band.

I Ceilidh Bristo Refectory. Bristo Square. 9pm—2.30am. £2.50. Bar. Open tothe public. Weekly dance.

I The Rumppl Family The Trading Post. 32 The Shore. Leith. 553 7164. 10pm till late. Free. Resident weekend band. Spoof country and western.

I West End Hotel Palmerston Place. 9pm. Accordion/guitar in the bar.

SUNDAY 14 . Glasgow

I See Maytesloiary.

I Black Bull Folk Club Black Bull Hotel. Milngavie. 8.30pm.

I Paisley Folk Club Brabloch Hotel. Renfrew Road. Junction 27. M8. 8.30pm. I Session Riverside. Fox Street. offClyde Street. 248 3144. 1.30—5.30pm. With uillean piper Pat MacNulty and others.

I Zuli La Chute Wintersgills. Great Western Road. Evening. Old timey. American and cajun.

I Scotia Bar Slockwell Street. 552 8681. Live session.


I Youngs Music Club Leamington Terrace. 9.30pm. 50p. Tonight Fiiere Nilssen.

I Jim knight/Denny Swanson/Graham McGirk Ensign Ewart. Lawnmarkct. 225 7440. Evening. Singer/guitarists.

I Tex Fillet Five The Trading Post. 32The Shore. Leith. 553 7164. 8—1 1pm. Country and western taken apart.

MONDAY 15 Glasgow

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I Travelling Folk BBC Radio Scotland. 8—9.25pm. Archie Fisher presents records. news and live recording of Arizona Smoke Revue.

I Scotia Folk Music Scotia Bar. Stockwell Street. Evening. Live traditional music. I Victoria Bar Bridgegate. 552 6040. 9pm. Regular session.


I Linlilhgow Folk Club Black Bitch Tavern. West Port. Linlithgow. 8pm. Tonight Sid Housman.

I Session Night The Green Tree. Cowgate. Evening. Bar till 1am.

I Fiddlers Arms Grassmarket. Evening. Scottish music on squeeze boxes and fiddle.

TUESDAY 16 Glasgow

I See Maylesl Diary.

I Paisley Arts Folk Paisley Arts Centre. New Street. 887 1010. 8pm. Free. Regular weekly guests.


I Seannachie Ensign Ewart. Lawnmarket. near the Castle. 9-12pm. Free. Well known Scots band plays weekly residency.

I Acoustic Music Nights Milnes Bar. Hanover Street. 830—] lpm. Admission free. Songs and tunes from regulars. visiting musicians and special guest.

I Kingdom L’Attache. basement of Rutland Hotel. West End. Resident singalong folk band.

WEDNESDAY 17 Glasgow

I See Maylesl Diary.

I kale kramer and Wattle MacDonald Blackiriars. Bell Street. Merchant City. 552 5924. 8pm. Merchant City Folk Club.

I Folk Session Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. 332 1210. Evening. Instrumental music on fiddle. accordion etc.

I Scotia Folk Night Scotia Bar. Stockwell Street. 552 8681.


I Edinburgh Folk Club Osbourne 1 lotel. York Place. 556 5577. 8pm. £2.50 (£1 .50). Newish fourpiece out of Seannachie by Wild Cigarillo‘s.

I Rod Paterson St James Oyster Bar. Callon Road. 9pm. Easy Club's vocalist. unamplified.

I Dave Robb Negociants. Bristo Square. Evening. Bouzouki playing singer/songwriter.


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I See Mayteleiary.

I Star Folk Club Glasgow Society Of Musicians. Berkeley Street. beside Mitchell Theatre. 8pm. £1 .50.

I kale kramer and Wanie MacDonald Tolbooth Bar. Glasgow Cross. Evening.


I No U Turn The Trading Post. 32 The Shore. Leith. 553 7164. 8.30 till late. Free. Bluegrass band.

I Dave Robb St James Oyster Bar. Caiton 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 Green Tree Cowgate. Evening. Folk scene session. Late bar.


RIDAY 5 Glasgow

I See Maylesl Diary.

I Glasgow Rhythm Club Unitarian Church. 73 Berkeley Street. 7.45pm. Established 1933. Records and talk/discussion.

I George McGowan Band Blackfriars. Bell Street. Merchant City. 552 5924. Evening. With Linda Fletcher. vocals.

I Dicky Rolex Baby Grand Piano Bar. Charing Cross. 11pm. Free.


I Friday Night At The Queens Hall Clerk Street. 668 2019. 8.30pm. £7 (£5.50). Tickets from Queens Hall Box Office; Virgin Records. Princes Street; Ripping Records. North Bridge; lona Records. Stockwell Street. Glasgow. Chico Freeman. Star New York-based tenor saxophonist brings his own contemporary electric line up. See panel.

I Wide Angle Palace Hotel. Castle Street. 225 6222. New venue has Jazz Machine.

I Danny Dorrian and Friends Cumberland Hotel. West Coates Gardens. 830—] lpm. I Liz MacEwan/Jim Henry Crest Hotel. Oueensferry Road. 332 2442. 7.45—11.45pm. Soul/blues and standards from fine singer, pianist.

I Alpha Jazz Quartet Ellerslcy l louse Hotel. Ellerslcy Road. (‘orstorphine. 337 6888. 8—1 lpm.



I See Maytesl Diary. I Ran Moore. Rikki Fernandez and Friends

La Taverna. 7a Lansdowne Crescent. 339 7128. 9—1 1pm. Free. Resident guitar and bass with guest musician each week.

I Danny Thompson Baby Grand Piano Band. Charing Cross. 11pm. Free.

I Dave MacLellan Quartet Curlers. Byres Road. 2.30—5.30pm. Residency.

I Bill Fanning Orchestra Society Of Musicians. Berkeley Street. 2216112. 2pm. Weekly event.

I George McGowan Orchestra Berlin Lounge Bar. 8—1() West George Street. Queen Street Station. 335 2382. 2-5pm. Free. The Big Band repertoire.

I Society Quartet Society Of Musicians. Berkeley Street. 221 61 12. 8pm. 50p. Music and dancing. Songs from Jimmy Alston.


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

I Palace Jazz Palace Hotel. Castle Street. 225 6222. Till 1am. New venue hopes to feature lively. young-looking music. starting off with regular Saturday night gigs with Alter Eight Mince.

I Danny Dorrian and Friends Cumberland Hotel. West Coates Gardens. 830—] 1pm. I Liz MacEwan/Jim Henry Crest Hotel. Oueensferry Road. 332 2442. 7.45—11.45pm. Fine soul jazz singer with pianist.

I Plaltorm 1 Caledonian Hotel. Rutland Street. Lunchtime piano with the Alex

I Shaw Trio.

I Dr MacJazz Basin Street. Haymarket. Evening. Trad venue.

SUNDAY 7 Glasgow

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I Mundell Lowe Society OfMusicians. Berkeley Street. 221 61 12. 8pm. £5 (£3.50). With a trio. the American Jazz guitarist.

I Weslwood Jazz Club RSAC 11 Blythswood Square. 221 3850.

8pm-1 1pm. Doors open 7.30pm. Members £3. guests £4. Tonight.Jazz Cocktail. with James Guy on Vibraphone. I Paisley Arts Jazz Paisley Arts Centre. I New Street. Paisley. 887 1010. Lunchtime from 12.30pm.

I Tim Barelia Big Band Society Of Musicians. Berkeley Street. 221 61 12. 2pm. Non members£l.

I George Penman's Jazz Band Curlers. Byres Road. 334 1284. Trad from 8.30—1().50pm.

I Duncan Whyle Jazz Band Studio One Lounge. Grosvenor Hotel. Byres Road. 7.30—10.30.


I Capital Jazz Band Crest Hotel. Oueensferry 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 Renry Group Raeburn Bar. Raeburn Place. 1—2.30pm.

I Jazz Sunday Royal British Hotel. Princes Street. 8—1 1pm. 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. 8.30—11pm. Tonight Melanie O'Beilly and Francis Cowan. vocals with guitar.

I Aloha Jazz Quartet Ellerslcy House Hotel. Ellerslcy Road. Corstorphine. 337 6888. 8—1 1pm.

MONDAY 8 Glasgow

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I Blue Mondays Authentic Jazz Club Gillespies. 26 Cheapeside Street. off Clyde Street. 221 7701. New Orleans Music and Dancing. 9pm. Residents Kit Carey‘s Jan Band and guests. 9pm.


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

I East Coast Jazz Band Blue Lagoon. Angle Park Terrace. 331 9922. Evening. 9:12pm. Resident Trad band.

I Martin Foster Trio Maxies Bistro. West Nicholson Street. 9pm-12 midnight. Reeds. guitar and bass.

TUESDAY 9 Glasgow

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I Bobby Wishart Group Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. 332 1210. Evening. Saxes and flute virtuoso.

I Brian Kellock Baby Gran Piano Bar. Charing Cross. 10pm. Free.

I Monty's Bar And Diner 1256 Argyle Street. nearKclvin Hall. 3348907. Evening. Weekly Trad Jazz night.

I Big Jan Night Boswell Hotel. Mansion House Road. Langside. 8pm. George Ogilvic leads the Trad and Dixie bash. I Jazz Academy Bonhams. Byres Road. 357 3424. Evening.


IIBarony Jazz Barony Bar. Broughton Street. 5570546. Jack HammerBand 9pm. Young guys. bass. sax. guitar and hip vocalist.

I Shore Music The Shore Bar/Restaurant. The Shore. Leith. 9pm. Tonight Robert Peltlgrew and kenny Ellis. piano/double bass. . I Louisiana Baglime Band Navaar House Hotel. Mayfield Gardens. 667 2828.

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iriday 5 may 8.30 pm saw/255012350

I chico freeman

one of new york's finest sax players on his first visit to odinburgh

lriday 12 may 8.30 pm 27.00/25.50/£3.50

I dewey redman

the texan tenor with a truly individual voice triday 19 may 8.30 pm £6.50!£5.00/£3.50

tilting ground chick lyall 8r lore brunborg + dick lee & hamlsh moors

clerk street edlnburgh

tickets from queen's hall box olfloe (031-668 2019), virgin records, princes street. «firmer! (031-225 4583). lona records, stockwell street. glasgow (OM-552 0069)

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The List 5— 18 May 198957