I "Q Jazz Joint, 8 Morrison Street, 221 1288. 10pm—3am. £4. See Tue 7.



I Andy Sheppard & Claude Deppa The Arches, 30 Midland Street, 221 4001. 8pm. £8. Renowned British saxophonist Sheppard, seen very recently in these parts accompanying Carla Bley, is tonight paired with the exotic trumpet sounds of the South-African born Deppa. The performance is augmented by global grooves on decks, courtesy of Space Race DJs Rita Ray and Max Reinhardt.


I Jafala Queen Charlotte Rooms, Leith, 07974 573107. 8.30pm. £3. Jazz, Latin and funk vibes from this outfit.

I Jazz Singers” Night Jazz Joint, 8 Morrison Street, 221 1288. 10pm—3am. £4 (£3). See Wed 8.



I Opus De Jazz Eden, Picardy Place, 478 7434. 8pm. £3; free before 10pm. See Thu 2.

I Rain Forest Jazz Joint, 8 Morrison Street, 221 1288. 10pm-3am. £4 (£3). See Thu 2.



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 da . Residencies will be ltsted, provi ed that up-to-date details are supplied to us. Jazz Residencies listings are compiled by Abigail Bremner.


I Jazz Piano Baby Grand, 3—7 Elmbank Gardens, 248 4942. 10.30pm. Lounge pianist.


I Bobby Wishart Borders Books, Music and Cafe, 98 Buchanan Street, 222 7700. 7.30—9.30pm. Mellow.

I Jazz Piano Baby Grand (see Thu). 10.30pm. Jazz DJ.


I George Penman Jazzmen Bourbon Street, 108 George Street, 552 0141. 2—5pm. Traditional. I Harry Margolis’ Miller Band L’Attache, 27 Waterloo Street, 221 3210. 2—5pm. Bi band. I Lauder s Big Band Lauder’s, Sauchiehall Street. 331 5180. 2-5pm. The big band sound, with vocals from Heather Whiteford. I George McGowan Orchestra Eat Drink Man Woman, 34 King Street, 552 3223. 2.30—5.30pm. Twenty-piece big an . I Westend Jazztet 8: Eddie Toal Fitter & Firkin, Dumbarton Road, 339 5741. 2—4.30pm. Mainstream and Latin jazz. I Live Jazz Brel, 39 Ashton Lane, 342 4966. 3—6pm. Free. Various contemporary Latin and jazz sounds. I Jazz Evening Art Lovers’ Cafe, House for an Art Lover, Bellahouston Park, Dumbreck Road, 353 4779. 7pm. Enjoy jazz over dinner at this Rennie Mackintosh- inspired cafe - due to the possiblity of private functions, phone to confirm. I Jazz Blues Millars, 515 Sauchiehall Street, 248 2016. 8.30pm. 0n sax0phone and keyboard. I Kenny Paterson Trio Cafe Rouge, John Street, 552 4433. 8.30—10.30pm. Jazz and swing standards with vocals.

I Shelagh Buchanan Sizzlers’ Steakhouse, 79 Albion Street, 552 4200. 9pm. Jazz guitar and vocals.

I Live Jazz Brewery Tap, 1055 Sauchiehall Street, 339 8866. 9.30pm. Jazz funk.

I Jazz Piano Baby Grand (see Thu). 10.30pm. Lounge pianist.


I The Rhythm Kings Corinthian, 191 Ingram Street, 552 1101. Noon-4pm. Enjoy Dixieland jazz over brunch.

I Chris Clark Jazz Trio Drum & Monkey, 93 St Vincent Street, 221 6636. 3.30—6.30pm. Mainstream and Latin with various guests.

I Violet Leighton Trio Polo Lounge, Wilson Street. 4-6pm. Singer and band.

I Blackfriars Collective Blackfriars, 36 Bell Street, 552 5924. 9pm. Modern jazz.


I Fionna Duncan with The Ronnie Rae Trio McChuill’s, 40 High Street, 552 2135. 9pm. Mainstream jazz tunes with this renowned singer.


I Bobby Wishart Russell’s Bar Cafe, 77 Byres Road, 334 4973. 8—11pm. Mainstream and modern.

I Nermie Longalong 8r NermitagelCaprice rio Caprice Brasserie, 48 New Market Street, Ayr, 01292 610916. 9.30pm. Rotating residency. '

I Tom Urie And Guests Polo Lounge (see Sun). 9.30pm. Pianist and singer.


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

I Nimbus Cottier’s Bar, 93 Hyndland Street, 357 5827. 9pm. Jazz/funk, alternating between band and DJs.


I Live Jazz Henderson’s, 25 Thistle Street, 225 2605. 8pm. Artists vary.

I Surprise Jazz Party Night Cellar No. 1, Chambers Street, 220 4298. 9.30pm—1am. An eclectic selection from an everochanging line-up of musicians. I Live Blues Maison Hector, 47 Deanhaugh Street, 332 5328. lOpm—lam. Blues guitar duo.

I Salsa Pa'Ti Cafe Habana, Greenside Place, 558 1270. 10pm-1am. Latin jazz and salsa DJ.


I Alex Shaw Cocktail Bar, Hilton National Hotel, 69 Belford Road, 332 2545. 8pm. Pianist.

I Live Jazz Henderson’s (see Thu). 8pm. Artists vary.

I Bill Kyle's Backbeat Band Cellar No. 1 (see Thu). 10pm—lam. Modern jazz.

I Salsa Pa'Ti Cafe Habana (see Thu). lOpm—lam. Latin jazz and salsa DJ.


I Toto And The Dexters Harry’s Bar, Randolph Place, 539 8100. 3.30—5.30pm. Mainstream.

I 4th Dimension Caffe Sardi, 18 Forest Road, 220 5553. 7.30pm—midnight. Guitar and piano duo.

I Alex Shaw Trio Restaurant, Hilton National Hotel (see Fri). 8pm. Mainstream.

I Blue Nun/Jazz Incident Cellar No. 1 (see Thu). lOpm—lam. On fortnightly rotation.

I Salsa Pa'Ti Cafe Habana (see Thu). 10pm-1am. Latin jazz and salsa DJ.


I The Radge Jazz Band The Raj Restaurant on The Shore, Henderson Street, Leith, 553 3980. Noon—3pm. Enjo mellow jazz over lunch.

I E ith Budge The Dome Bar and Grill, 14 George Street, 624 8624. l—5pm. Singer.

I Dave Keir JazztetIJim Jammers Rose and Crown, Rose Street, 225 4039. 1.30pm. Alternating fortnightly traditional/modem.

I Live Jazz Maison Hector (See Thu). 4.30—7pm. Mainstream.


I Louisiana Ragtime Band Navaar House Hotel, 12 Mayfield Gardens, 667 2828. 8.30pm. Traditional.

I Spirits Of Rhythm Caley Sample Room, 58 Angle Park Terrace, 337 7204. 8.30pm. Traditional.

I Swing 99 Malt Shovel, Cockburn Street, 225 6843. 9pm. Swing at the longest residency in Edinburgh.

I Live Jazz Whistle Binkies, 4-6 South Bridge, 557 5114. 10.30pm. Modern, artists vary.


I Fat Sam's Band/The Dreamliners Fat Sam’s, 56—58 Fountainbridge, 228 3111. 8pm. Swing and jump-jive/mainstream.

I Live Jazz Henderson’s (see Thu). 8pm. Artists vary.

I Son De Rhumba Cellar No. 1 (See Thu). lOpm—lam. Latinjazz.



Dates listed below are for one-off 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 s before publication. Folk 8r Worl listings compiled by Norman Chalmers.



I Eddie Walker New Dawn Folk Club, Riverside Club, Fox Street, 445 6271. 8.15pm. £5 (£3). Original folk-blues, clever ragtime guitar and early rock and roll.


I Ceilidh DanceRiverside Club, Fox

Street, 248 3144. 7.30pm. £6. Scottish

dance music from the John Carmichael Ceilidh Band.


I Ceilidh St Bride’s Centre, 10 Orwell Terrace, 346 1405. 7.30pm. £6 (£1—£4). The Adult Learning Project present a fundraising ceilidh featuring Tapsalteerie. Tickets available from ALP on 0131 337 5442.


I Calasaig Bellshill Cultural Centre, John Street, 01698 267515. 8pm. £5.50 (£3.50). Up-and-coming four-piece on pipes, fiddle, guitar, bodhran and vocals.



I Dr Robert Chambers Bar, 57 Cochranc Street, 552 1740. 7.30pm. £7. The former Blow Monkey performs music from his new album Flatlands: songs of hope, love and Norfolk on electric uitar.

I Ceili h Dance Riverside Club, Fox Street, 248 3144. 7.30pm. £6. See Fri 3.

I Martin Hayes Br Dennis Cahill Tron Theatre, 63 Trongate, 552 4267. 8pm. £10 (£8). Acclaimed lrish fiddle and US guitar duo extemporise on traditional airs and dance tunes.

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