10.30pm), and Aberdeen (Lemon Tree. Sat 31 . 10.30pm). as well as Edinburgh (see Mon 2).

I George Masso and Sandy TaylorTrio Society of Musicians. 73 Berkeley Street. 221 61 12. 8pm. £7 (members£4).The American trombonist has been touring with saxophonist Spike Robinson to celebrate the release of their lovely new HEP album Play Arlen. but he will be soloist with the resident trio on this occasion. An accomplished mainstream stylist who likes to play the standard repertoire without messing it around too much.

I Big Band Session Society ofMusicians. : 73 Berkeley Street. 221 61 12. 2—5pm. £1. I See Sunday 25.

Edinburgh 5

I Dave Swanson Jazz At The Tron,Tron Cellar Bar. 9 Hunter Square. High Street. 2201550. 9pm—midnight(door58.30pm). £2 (£1.50). Pool session led by the drummer. who has been something ofa regular at the club. .

MONDAY 2 Glasgow

I Kit Carey's Jazz Band Society of Musicians. 73 Berkeley Street. 221 61 12. 9pm—midnight. £2. Traditional.


I Nigel Clark Quintet The Jazz CIuh.Thc Music Box. Victoria Street. 225 2564. 8pm. £5 (£3.50). See Sun 1.

I Free Improvisation At The Tron Tron Cellar Bar. 9 Hunter Square. High Street. 220 1550. 9pm—midnight (doors 8.30pm). Free. The British free improvisation scene has always been hopeless at cultivating audiences. and this seems to be no exception FIAT began last month. but they didn‘t even bother to tell The List. while publicity seems limited to a single poster in the club. Musicians who want to play and listeners are equally welcome. however; details from bass player Lindsay Cooper on 031 669 8097. FIAT will run on the first Monday of each month.


I Sandy Taylor and Henry Fullarton Society of Musicians. 73 Berkeley Street. 221 6112. 8.30pm. £1. Mainstream.


I Jack Dull Jazz At The Tron. Tron Cellar 1 Bar. 9 Hunter Square. High Street. 220 1550. 9pm—midnight (doors 8.30pm). £2 (£1.50). The saxophonist and oocasional pianist leads a pool session.

THURSDAY 5 ; Glasgow I Boy Hargrove Ouintet The City Hall.

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EDINBURGH Fri'13 Nov. Queen's Hall 031 668 2019

GLASGOW Sat 14 Nov. City Hall 041 227 5511

Candleriggs. 227 5511. 8pm. £6.50—£8; concessions £4 on door if available. The exciting young American trumpet star makes his Scottish debut in Aberdeen on Wed 4. with a gig in Edinburgh to follow on Fri 6. See preview.



Dates listed below are tor one-oil shows: see separate section tor residencies. Gigs are listed by date, then by city. Perlormances will be listed. provided that details reach our offices at least one week belore publication. Folk and World Listings compiled by Norman Chalmers.

FRIDAY 23 Glasgow

I Altan Langside Ilalls. Langsidc. 647 5993. Spm. Tickets from Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. Over the next two weeks

I some of the best Irish bands playGlasgow.

including Stockton's Wing and the Chieftains. Altan are the first. with their driving Donegal fiddle sound. fluent flute and Iimpid Irish yocals.

i I Ceilidh Dance Riverside. Fox Street. off

Cly de Street. 248 3144. Doors open 8pm. music at 9pm. £4.


I Awatinas/La lndia Meliyara Assembly Rooms. (ieorge Street. 220 4328. Doors open 8pm. Tickets £6.50 (£4 ). The 50() Years of Resistance Campaign. Presented by Assembly Rooms and Heart Beat World Music.

I Scottish Storytelling Festival Netherhow Theatre. 43 High Street. 556 9579. 2.30pm. £2 (£1.50). Family Storysharing with Fiona McLeod and Alison Millen.

I Scottish Storytelling Festival Netherhow Theatre. 43 Iliin Street. 5569579. 7.30pm. £3.51) (£2.50). Piper‘s News and Fiddler's Tales in tales. songs and music with Sheila Douglas. George MacPherson. Doe Rae and Lindsay Porteous.



I Ceilidh Dance Riverside. Fox Street. off Clyde Street. 248 3144. Doors open 8pm. music at 9pm. £4.

I Scotia Folk Scotia Bar. Stockwell Street. 552 S681. 3.30--5.30pm. Free.




I Native American Dance Workshop Exhibition Hall. Royal Botanic Garden. lnverleith. 11am—1pm. £4 (£3). Booking through Assembly Rooms Box Office. 220 4349. Bed Thunder Cloud is an elder ofthe Catabwa Indian Nation. here teaching traditional dances ofthe Creek. Iroquois. Cataeya and Sioux tribes.

I Scottish Storytelling Festival Netherbow Theatre. 43 High Street. 5569579. 2.30pm. £2 (£1.50). Famin Storysharing with Barbara McDermitt and Lanka Bandeher

I Scottish Storytelling Festival Netherhow Theatre. 43 High Street. 5569579. 7.30pm. £3.50 (£2.50). Cosmic Ceilidhin association with the Traditional Cosmology Society and Red Thunder Cloud, Padraig McNeill. Beulah Candappa. Fiona MacLeod and George MacPherson.

I Ceilidh with Hamish Henderson St Bride's Centre. Orwell Terrace. I)alry Road. Spm. £5 (£3. L'B 40£2.50) Late Bar. Hot Food. Profits to Democracy for Scotland. Organised by Morning Star Publications. Celebrate the diversity of Scotland in music. song. poetry and dance. Special guest the superb Gaelic singer Flora McNeiII. music for dancing from Hugh MacDiarmid's Haircut. and words- and music by Margaret and Martin Bennett. Jim Reid. Mhairi Grealis, Dougan Todd. Clive Powell. Robert Alan Jamieson. Gerda Stevenson. Donald Campbell.

I Grand Ceilidh torAmnesty International Assembly Rooms. George Street. 8.45pm—midnight. Tickets £5 (£4) from Assembly Rooms. L'sher I lall or Oueens Hall. Credit cards 2204349. Music from the Portobello Ceilidh Band.

I Panama Band Walpole Hall. Chester Street. 8pm. £3.50 (£2.50). Bar. Special guests promised for this Clocks Back Ceilidh Dance. Information 4439723.

SUNDAY 25 Glasgow

I Scotia Blues Scotia Bar. Stockwell Street. 552 8681. 3.30—5.30pm. Free. Blues Poets

I The Attic Folk Club Paisley Arts Centre. New Street. 8.30pm. £3. Alternate Sundays.


I Scottish Storytelling Festival Netherhow Theatre. 43 High Street. 5569579. 7.30pm. £3.50 (£2.50). Stories ofFaith and Love with Angela Knowles. Linda Bandelier. Barbara McDermitt and Fiona MacLeod.

I Liam O’Flynn La Belle Angele. 11 Hasties Close. (,‘owgate. 225 2774. Bar. Tickets at the door. Information Open House Music 447 6187. 8.30pm. £6 (£4 ). Note change of venue from the Pleasance. Open House Music presents the great Irish traditional musician. ex-Planxty and well known through his performances in Sean


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