I lpiii. Free. Contemporary jazz-fusion and jazz-iiiiprov with a strong North African influence.


I Picante VIP Cltib. Below Cafe Stella. l5 \Vttlel'lni) Street. .572 (XII I. 9pm. L5. This outfit. made up of Scottish seeiie regulars such as bassist Ricky Steele and drummer Ken hrlathiesoii. play accessiblc. iiielodic tau standards with a dash of Latin to spice things up. A jazz 'briinch' is served from 7pm and the club stays opeti until lain. l‘i'cc seats are ayailable for musicians iii the bar area.


I Brian Kellock Trio & Tasty .Ia/l. .Ioini. i i I George Penman Jazzmen Bourbon

8 Morrison Street. 22l I288. Split-Dull].

£3. See Sitii I8. i



I Fat Sam's Band Brunioii ‘I'Iieatre.

Lady'well Way. Musselburgh. 665 2240.

7.30pm. U) (£5.50). .loiii Fat Saiii's Baiid for toe-tapping titties. covering Illlltp-ilvt‘ to swing. from ja/I greats like Glenn Miller and I‘ats Domino.

I Altered Beatz 99 .Ia/l. John. 8' Morrison Street. 22l I288. I0piii—-3ani. £3. See Mon l‘).


I Brian Kellock Quintet Reid (‘oneeri Hall. Iidiiihiirgh l'niversity. Bi‘isto Square. 650 2423. I. I0piii. l-iee. .»\ _|a// programme from iliis l‘ixesoiiie. fronted by renowned pianist Brian Kellock.

I The Dynamic Duo Show .Iil/l. tom. 8 Morrison Street. 22I I288. I0piii ~3atii. £3. See Tue 20.



I Craig McMurdo - Singin‘ & Swingin' (‘oitier Theatie. 0.3 Hy iidlaiid Street. 357 3868. 8pm. £8 ti.‘6i. .-\ pared- down pei‘l‘oi'iiiaiice from the top crooner. backed by the Sw iiig Kings Trio. featuring Iiits tioiii the likes of Satiiiiiy l)a\ is .II and Tony Bennett.

Edinburgh I Cathie Rae's Jazz Singers‘ Night

.Itt/l .Ittilll. b .\Ii)tl'IsiiIl Sli'eel. 22I I233. I0piii- 3aiii. L4 iL.3 I. See Wed 2 I.

TllllllSDAY 29


I Tom Colquhoun Basciiieiil .la//. Blackli'iars l7iidei'groiinil. 36 Bell Street. 552 5924. ‘Ipiii. L2. The de\ti'otis guitarist presents his new protect. ~('olIahoratioti‘. which also leatiiies laiii (‘opelaiid on drums and Brian Sliiels on bass


I Bobby Wishart Borders Books. Music and Cafe. ()8 Buchanan Street. 222 7700. 7.30-9.30pm. Mellow.

I Live Jazz Yes Cafe-Bar. 22 West Nile Street. 22l 8044. 8pm. Various artists.

I The Graham Trio Yes Cafe-Bar (see Thit). 9pm. Traditional.

I Chris Clark Quartet Kelvitipark

v 489l. 8.30pm. Mainstream aiid l.atitt. with various guests. I Andy Young Baby Grand (see Thu). I0piii. Jazz DJ.

I Lorne Hotel. 923 Sitlleltlelttill Street. 334 I

Saturdays . I Violet Leighton Trio Biitltal'tle

Brasserie l-Ilderslie Street. 333 9735. l—4piii. l-‘ree. Singer and hand.

Street. I08 George Street. 552 ()I4 I. 2--5piii. 'I'raditional.

I Harry Margolis' Miller Band

l.’ Attache. 27 Waterloo Street. 22I 32 I0. 2 5pm. Big band.

I Lauder's Big Band Lauder's. Saiichiehall Street. 33! 5 I80. 2--5piii. The big band sound. with \ocals froni Heather Whiteford.

I Live Jazz Bt‘el. 3‘) Ashton Lane. 342 4966. 3—6piii. l-‘ree. Sat 17 Apr sees the Latin iii/.1. sounds of Mario Caribe's Carnauba. followed by progressch sounds from Segineiit on Sat 24 Apr. I Sizzlers Steakhouse 7‘) Albion Street. 552 4200. 9pm. .Ia// guitar and vocals.

I Jazz Piano Yes Restaurant isee Thu). 8pm. Artists vary.

I Jazz Blues Millars. 5 I 5 Satichieliall Street. 8.30pm. ()n saxophone and keyboard. Sat 24 Apr traditional big haiid with Iiddie ToaI on vocals.

: I Kenny Paterson Trio Cafe Rouge. John Street. 552 4433.

8.30-- l0.30pni. Jazz and swing standards with vocals. I The Graham Trio Yes Cafe-Bar tst'e

. Thu). ()pin. Tl'iltllllttltlll.

I Live Jazz Brewery Tap. I055 Saiichiehall Street. 33‘) 8866, ‘),_‘~t)piii. Jazz. funk.

I Jazz Piano Baby (iraiiil tsee Tliii i.

l0piii. l.oiiiige pianist.


I Harry Margolis' Miller Band Cai'iiegie's. 6 New Siiediloii Street. Paisley. 88‘) 3973. 2 5pm. Big haiid soitlitls.

I Ruth Lambert Duo Boiiiie Auberge. Holiday Inn. West Nile Street. 332 0| I0. 2-~4piii. litiioy vocal ia/l while you eat. I Paul Henderson & Friends

Caprice Brasserie. 48 New Market

Street. Ayt'. ()l2‘)2 (il()‘)l(i. .3 ()plll. Mellow tall. vibes on guitar and bass or double bass.

I Tom Colquhoun Brewery Tap (see

Sat). 3pm. .Ian and Latin guitarist.

; I Tommy Reid Jazz Quintet fox iv

Hound. Houston. 0l505 6l2448. 3 6pm.



I Grits ’n‘ Gravy Trio .la// .loitit. 8 Morrison Street. 22l I288. |0piii 3am. L-l (L3), See 'l‘lltt l5.



The following details are for regular free weekl dates: see main listings for one-o or ticketed shows. Gigs are listed by city, then by day. Residencies will be listed, provided that up-to-date details are supplied to us. Jazz Residencies listings are compiled by Abigail Bremner.

GLASGOW Thursdays

I Live Jazz Yes (‘nIe-Iiin. 23 \\'mi Nile Street. 221 8044 8pm. Various artists.

I Jazz Piano Baby (iiaiiil. 3 7 lilitibaiik (iai'ileiis. 248 4042 Illpiii. l.oiiiige pianist.

I Chris Clark Jazz Trio Dunn iv

Monkey. 9.3 St Vincent Street. 22| 6636.

3.30-6.30piii. Mainstream and latin with

\ai'ioiis guests.

I Violet Leighton Trio I’tilti Lounge.

Wilson Street. 4 -6piii. Singer and


I Ruth Lambert Duo .\IC.\I;I\IL‘I\. 3a

Park Terrace. 353 6l3 I. 5 7pm. .la/x

vocals from Lambert.

I Blackfriars Collective Blackli'iars. 36 Bell Street. 552 5924. ‘lpiii. Modern


Mondays '

I Fionna Duncan with The Ronnie Rae Trio McCIiiiiIl‘s. 40 Iligli Street. 552 2I35. ‘inii. Maiiistreaiii |;l// iiiiies w itli this reiiow tied singer.


: I Bobby Wishart Russell‘s tin Cafe. 77 Bytes Road. 334 407 3. 8 llpiii. \laiiistreani and modern.

j I Jazz Piano Yes Restaurant tsee Tliu ).

f 8pm. Artists \ary.

I Paul Henderson 8: Guests (‘npriee

Brasserie (see Suii). 9.30pm. Lively jazz.

I Tom Urie And Guests Polo Lounge tsee Sitti). 9.30pm. Pianist and singer.

Wednesdays I Jazz Piano Yes Restaurant tsee Thu). 8pm. Artists \ ary. I Nimbus (‘ottict'is Bat“. 93 llyudlatitl I Street. 357 5827. ‘)piii. Jan/funk. i alternating between band and I).ls. I I EDINBURGH 1 Thursdays ; I Live Jazz Henderson's. 25 Thistle Street. 225 2605. 8pm. .-\t‘lisls' vary. ) I Live Blues Maison Hector. 47 Deanhaugli Street. 332 5328. I0piii~-lani. Blues guitar duo. I John Trigg's Blue Nun (‘ellnr No. I. ('liaiiihers Street. 220 4298 I0piii laiii. ('oiiteiiiporary -with occasional guests.


I Alex Shaw ('ocktail Bar. Ililtoii National Hotel. 6‘) Belford Road. 332 g 2545. 8pm. Pianist. I Live Jazz Henderson's (see Thu). 8pm. I .-\l'lists \ary. I I Bill Kyle’s Backbeat Band Cellar

.\'o. I (see Thu). l0pin laiii. Modern til/l. i

Saturdays I Toto And The Dexters Harry 's Bill". Randolph Place. 53‘) 8|()(). 3.30 -5.30pni. Mainstream.

I 4th Dimension ('alfe Sai‘di. I8 Forest Road. 2205553. 7.30pni-iiiidiiight. (iiiitar and piano duo.

I Alex Shaw Trio Restaurant. Hilton National Hotel isee Hi I. 8pm. Maiiisti'eaiii.

I Jazz Incident/Four with Subie Coleman ('ellar .\'o_ I isee Thu).

I0pin Iaiii. :\llc‘l'llilllllg‘ fortnightly cottleiiipoi‘aty


I The Radge Jazz Band The Kill Restaurant on The Shore. Henderson Street. I.eitIi. 553 3080. Nooii-‘spiii. Iiiiioy niellow ]‘.l// over lunch.

I Recovery (‘ellni Bar isee ’i‘lni ). I:.3(I[)Ill. \‘aiioiis ia/I sounds. plus a free Bloody Maiy with brunch.

I Edith Budge The Home Bar and (irill. l4 (ieoige Street. 624 8624. I 5pm. Singer.

I Dave Keir Jazztet/Jim Jammers Rose and (‘iow ii. Rose Street. 225 403‘). I30piii. .-\Iteriiatiiig fortnightly tiailitioiiaI/iiioderii.

I Live Jazz Maison Hector iSee Thu i. 4.30 7pm. Maiiistreaiii.


I 2/4 Blues Session Troii (‘eilidti House. Hunter Square. 226 003 I. 8pm. Fortnightly.

I Jazz Loungin' with Tim King and Keatsafarian Cellar .\'o. I isee 'I'Iin ). l0piii Iaiii. (‘oiiteiiiporary


I Louisiana Ragtime Band Navaar House Hotel. l2 Mayfield (iarileiis. 667 2828, 8.30pm. 'I'raditioiial.

I Spirits 0f Rhythm ('aley Saiiiple Rootii. 58 Angle Park Terrace. 337 7204. 8 30pm. 'I‘railitioiial.

I Swing 99 Malt Shoiel. ('oekbtii'ii Street. 225 684 3. ‘lt‘lll. Sw tug at the longest residency in Izdiiibiirgh.

I Cuban Brothers (‘ellat‘ .\'o. I iSee 'I‘Iiiii. Itipiii laiii. Biisy iiiidergi'oiiil

I Live Jazz \\ Iiistle Biiikies. 4 6 South Bridge. 557 5 I l4. l0 30pm. Modern. .itltsls \ill_\


I Fat Sam's Band/The Dreamliners l‘.ll Saiii's. 56 58 l-oiiiitaiiibiidge. 228

3| I | 8pm Swing and lllllll‘- ’|I\t‘IllllilllhIl't'illll.

I Live Jazz Henderson's isee Thu). 8pm. :\iiists \;ii_\.

I Son De Rhumba ('ellai' .\‘o. I iSee Thu). |0piii Iaiii. l..iiiii |.l//

folk8i world


Dates listed below are for oneooff and ticketed shows. Gigs are listed by date, then by city. Performances will be listed, provided that details reach our offices at least ten da 5 before publication. Folk & Worl listings compiled by Norman Chalmers.



I Singer's Night New Dawn Folk Club. Riverside Cltib. Fox Street. 248 3I44. 8.30pm. £3—-£5.


I Drop The Box Bongo Club. New Street. 558 7604. ‘)piii~ laiii. £5. Youthful rocking roots from way tip north.



I Ceilidh Dance Riverside Club. Fox Street. 248 3 I44. Doors open 7.30pm. £5. l.ive bands.

I Ceilidh Dance The l‘erry. Clyde Place. 9pm. £5. Tickets at the venue or in advance from the Ticket Centre. Caiidleriggs. 227 55! l.


I Midnight Latin Blue Cafe Graffiti. Mansfield Place Church. Iiast London Street. 557 8330. l0piii. £5. Latin jazzers Mas Que Nada. guest musicians atid DJ Stuart from Big Beat.

I smitten 17


I Ceilidh Dance Riverside Citib. Fox Street. 248 3144. Doors open 7.30pm. £5. I.ive bands.


I Frankie Gavin and Alec Firm The Counting House. above the Blind Poet. West Nicolson Street. 8.30pm. £I0 (£7). Tickets from Coda Records oti the Mound. Call 337 5442 for details. Fiddle and bouzouki from the founders of Ireland's legendary l)e Daiiiian. See

prey icw. page 3‘).

I Rod Paterson Tron Folk Club. Tron (‘eilidh House. Hunter Square. 226 093 l. 0pm. £5 (£4). A founder member of .lock 'I‘aiiisoii‘s Bairtis. Paterson is one of Scotland's finest singers. with a \ aried repertoire and a classy guitar sl}'lL‘.

I Lizzard Lounge Cafe (ii‘afliti. Mansfield Place Church. Iiast London Street. I0piii--2aiii. Tickets £6 (£5). Information 550 37I6. I)Js plus live l.;itiii tank/jazz from H (‘oiiieta All Stars.

Continued over page

NORWEGIAN JAZZ CONCERT by Internationally acclaimed singer KARIN KROG, one of Europe's leading accompanist’arrangers Per Husby on piano and on Double Bass Terte Gewelt. Scottish known from his long-time tenure With the Tommy Smith quartet.


Please contaCt Royal Norwegian Consulate General.

Tel:0l3l 226 570|.

Tickets Will also be sold at the venue Saturday from 6pm.

IS 7.9 Apt I999 THELIST51