2—5pm. Free. Mainstream big band. I Basement Trio Brewery Tap. 1055 Sauchiehall Street. 339 8866. 0.30pm.

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I Another Hairdo The Brasserie. West Nile Street. 0pm. Free. Mainstream to modern duo.

I Kurt Wylie Baby (irand. Elmbank (iardens. ('haring (‘ross. 248 4042. 0pm. Free. Mainstream piano.


I Alex Shaw Trio Platform 1 . Caledonian Hotel. Rutland Street. 225 2433. l-3pm. Free. Mainstream pianist.


I Toto and the Jazz Bostons Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 2263816. 2—4pm. Free. Mainstream.

I St Stephen Street Stampers Cavcrn Bar. 7 Bernard Street. Leith. 554 7515. Noon—2.30pm. Traditional.

I Geoft Byme Trio MeKirdy‘s. Assembly Street. Leith. 553 6363. 0pm. Free. Mainstream. Plus jazz lunch club session at 12.30pm.

I Doctor McJazz Young's Hotel. Leamington Terrace. 220 6481 . 8.30pm. Free. Traditional.

I Alpha Jazz Quartet Ellersley 1 louse Hotel. F.llersley Road. 337 6888. 8pm.

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I Three Plus One Bar. Paisley Arts Centre. New Street. 887 1010. 12.30pm. Free. Mainstream.

I Ah Um Blackiriars. 36 Bell Street. Merchant City. 552 5024. 0pm. Free. lilectrie quintet

I George Penman's Jazzmen Curlers. 256 Byres Road. 334 1284. 8pm. Free. 'I‘raditional.


I Melanie O'Reilly's Watch What Happens The Vineyard. 270 Portobello High Street. 660 7303. 7.30pm. £4 (£2.50). Edinburgh-based singer Melanie ()‘Reilly takes the stage fresh from a tour other native lreland. in the companyof keyboard man Ronnie Rae Jr. trumpeter (‘olin Steele. Brian Shiels on bass. and John Rae on drums. Melanie‘s musietook a significant step forward with the formation of the Watch What 1 lappens outfit last year. and has not performed in Scotland for sortie time. both additional good reasons to catch this gig. ifany more were needed.

I Capital Jazz Band (‘rcst Hotel. ()ueensferry Road. 332 2442. 2—5pm. Free. 'l'raditional.

I The Climax Jazz Band (ilencairn Hotel. Royal Circus. 225 5218. 5.30—7.30pm. Free. Traditional.

I Bill Kyle Group (‘aie (‘oste. Robertson's (‘lose. (‘owgate. 557 6840. 8pm. Free. Modern.

I Jan Swanson Sextet The Precinct. 110-114 Rose Street. 225 3207. 0pm. Free. Mainstream singer.

I All Bain Trio ()blomoy's. The Mound. 2200054. 0pm. Free. Mainstreamsinger. I Jean Mundell and Embers WestSextet Haymarket Bar. Haymarket Terrace. 8.30pm. Free. Mainstream singer.

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I Nigel Clark and Dominic Ashworth Bonhams. Byres Road. 357 3424. 0pm. Free. Bop to modern guitar duo most weeks. but check with venue.

I Bobby Deans Quartet Curlers. 256 Byres Road. 334 1284. 8.30pm. Free. Mainstream. plus guests.

I Kit Carey‘s Jazz Band 147 Club. (‘lteapside Street. off Broomielaw. 221 02"1 0pm. Free. 'l‘raditional.


I Le Jazz Hot The St James Oyster Bar. ('alton Street. 557 2025. 0pm. Free. Sophisticated swing trio. I Dougie Urquhart Duo The Shore Bar and Restaurant. 3 The Shore. 1.eith. 5535080. 0pm, Free. Mainstream to hop guitar duo. I Live Jazz 1idmburgh l 'niversity Students .-\ssociation. Pleasance Bar. The l’leasanee. 557 0084. 8pm. Free. Open to non-students. I East Coast Jazz Band Blue Lagoon. Angle Park Terrace. 33" 0022. 0pm. Free. '1 raditional. I Elastic Band The Pavilion. Buckstonc '1 errace. 445 5584. 0pm. Free. Traditional.

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I Bobby Wishart Group Halt Bar. too Woodlands Road. 332 1210. 0pm. Free. Bop to fusion.

I Bill Finlayson Baby ( irand. lilmbank (iardens. ('1iaring('ross. 248 4042. 0pm. Free. Mainstream piano.


I Eddie Severn Quintet ( )blomov's. Mound

1 Place. 2200054. 0pm. Free. Bop. ‘j I Jack Finlay and Kenny Ellis The Shore

Bar and Restaurant. 3 The Shore. Leith. 553 5080. 0pm. Free. Mainstream piano and bass.

I Swing '90 Malt Shovel. Cockburn Street. 225 6843. 0pm. Free. Hot (‘Iub-style swing.

I Jazzamatazz Cafe L'Odeon. George 1V

Bridge. 2204050. 0.30pm. Free. Swing. I Louisiana Ragtime Band Navaar House Hotel. Mayfield (iardens. 667 2828. 8.30pm. Free. Traditional.

I Criterion Jan Band Fat Sam‘s. So Fountainbridge. 228 31 1 1. 8.30pm. Dixieland.



I Sandy Taylor and Alex Moore Society ot‘ Musicians. Berkeley Street. 221 61 12. 8.30pm. Non-members 50p. Mainstream piano and guitar.

I Another Hairdo The Brasserie. West .\'ilc Street. 0pm. Free. Mainstream totnodern


I Kurt Wylie Baby (irand. 1jlmbank (iardens. (‘haring ('ross. 248 4042. 0pm. Free. Mainstream piano.

I Nigel Clarke and Dominic Ashworth ()blomov‘s. Byres Road. 0pm. (iuitar


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I Alex Shaw Trio Platform 1.(‘aledonian Hotel. Rutland Street. 225 2433. 0pm. Free. Mainstream pianist.

I Jen Freedner Quartet ()hlomov‘s. Mound Place. 2200054. 0pm. Free. Bop to modern.

I Live Jazz liclinburgh 1.’ niversity Students Association. i’lcasance Bar. The Pleasanee. 5570084. 8pm. Free. ()pento Q non-students.

I Al Fairweather and The Sundowners Young‘s 1 lotel. 1.eamington Terrace. 220 6481. 8.30pm. Free. Traditional.

I Charlie McNair’s Jazz Band Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 2263816. 0.30pm. Free. Traditional.

3 I Fat Sam's Band Fat Sam‘s. so Fountainbridge.2283111.8.30pm. Jump-jive and traditional jazz.

I Diplomats of Jan the Golden Rule. 31) Yeaman Place. 8.30pm. Free. Traditional.

I Okefenokee Hendersons. Hanover Street. 225 2131 . 8pm. Mainstream.

I Jan at Maxie's Maxie‘s Bistro. West Nicolson Street. 667 0845. 8.30pm. Free. Music in bar restaurant.



IAnother Hairdo Mitchell‘s. .‘s‘orth Street. 2044312. 0pm. Free. Mainstream to modern duo.

I Bill Finlayson Baby (irand. 1ilmbank (iardens. (‘haring (’ross. 248 4042. 0pm.

2 Free. Mainstream piano.


I Giant Stepping Stanes Station 'l'avcrn. 320(iorgie Road. 337 1062. 8.30pm. Free. Modern.

. I The Peristalsis Trio The St James ( )y ster Bar. (‘alton Street. 55." 2025. 0pm. Free. Swing.

I Beroda Swing Masie‘s Bistro. \s'cst Nicolson Street. 667 0845. 0pm. Free. Sys'ing. some modern sotil jazz.

I Jack Finlay and Kenny Ellis the Shore Bar and Restaurant. 3 ‘1 lie Shore. 1.eith. 553 5080. 0pm. Free. Mainstream piano and bass.

I Templehall Stampers Templehall Hotel. Esplanade. Joppa. 660 4264. 8 30pm. Free. Dixieland.

I Criterion Jan Band Fat Sam‘s. So Fountainbridge.2283111.8.30pm. Dixieland.

I Desalinado 1 lendersons. Hanover Street. 225 2131. 7.30pm. Latin and mainstream.

I Live Jazz Northern Bar. Howard Place. 556 1558. 8.30pm. Traditional session.