Music jazz listings

Sun 25, Edinburgh continued

I None Of The Above Bongo Club. 14 New Street. 558 7604. 8.30pm. £7 (£5). As usual another eclectic night at None Of The Above taking in classical with Heather MacLeod performing with members of the Scottish Chamber Orchestra: Steye Kettley"s ()dd Times attd their mix of jazz with eastern influences; folk from Harreem Scareem; and traditional tunes from Leo McCann and Kris Dreyer.

I Jazz At The Trafalgar Suite Waterloo Buffet. 3 Waterloo Place. 556 7597. 8.30pm. £3. See Thu 15.

I Bill Kyle’s SHJQ Human Be-ln. 2—8 West Crosscauseway'. 662 8860. 9pm. Free. See Sun 18.


I Bobby Wishart Quartet Howden Park Centre. Howden. ()1506 433634. 1—3pm. £5 (£3). Bobby is joined by Gino and Sandro Ciancio on drums and Tony Sherry on bass.

Monday 26

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I lan Miller and Dominic Spencer The Scores Hotel. 76 The Scores. 8.30pm. £3. See Mon 1‘).

Wednesday 28


I Academy Big Band Concert RSAMI). 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. 7.30pm. £5 (£3). The Academy Brass and Academy Big Band are joined by trombonists Michael Davis and Bill Reichenbach.

I Three Candiru 'l‘chai-Oy‘na. 42 ()tago Lane. 357 4524. 8pm. £1.50. See Wed 21.


I Power Of Scotland Big Band Henry’s Jazz. Cellar. 8 Morrison Street. 467 5200. 8.30pm. £5. The Power of Scotland Big Band brings together some of the best talent around. playing just for fun! Drummer John Rae leads a veritable who‘s who of the Scottish jau.


I The Steve Martiand Band Queen‘s Hall. (‘lerk Street. 668 201‘). 8pm. £10—£12 (£8—£10). The iconoclastic composer takes his distinctive high-energy rock/jazz/classical hybrid sound on tour.

I Ross Milligan Trio Henry’s Jazz Cellar. 8 Morrison Street. 467 5200. 8.30pm. £5. Blues and funk from this sophisticated guitarist.

I Jazz At The Trafalgar Suite Waterloo Buffet. 3 Waterloo Place. 556 7597. 8.30pm. £3. See Thu 15.


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 days before publication. Folk 8: World listings compiled by Norman Chalmers.


OAddys d’Mercedes Renfrew l’erry'. (‘lyde Place. 287 5511. 8pm. £7.50 (£5). Scottish six-piece I.a Sonera (’alayeras support the ('uban soul/ja/l diya. mixing Latin gi'otwes with her music's African roots. l’uri 0151' (Mail. I Andy Irvine The Star (‘luh Riycrside (‘1ub. l-‘ox Street. 56‘) 7287. 7.30pm. £6 (£4). Plansty's i‘oy'ing mandolinist aitd singer. now in Patrick Street. but here on his annual solo tour. I Kesha Tron 'l'heatre. 'lirongatc. 552 4267. 8pm. £8 (£6). (iy'psy -_ia// fusion from \'i0llttl\l\ l.e\' Atlas and e.\-I.oy ko ()leg Ponomarey. with guitarist Nigel



I La Boum! and Talitha McKenzie Queen’s llall. ('lerk Street. 668 201‘). 7.45pm. £7.50 (£5 l. African guitar chimes through l.a Boum's big. sunny and danceable global \ illage sound. Members of the lidinburglt band deriy'e frottt Shooglenifty. Poo/ies. Mystery Juice and tnany ntorc. More (’eltic sounds from L‘\—.\lt)tlllt .\ltlsic \‘UL‘illlSl McKen/ie and her trademark ethnic soitgs-to-contempt)rary beats.

I Peter Griggs National Portrait (iallery. 1 Queen Street. 624 6200. 12.45pm. liree. New York guitarist combines elements Ulla/l. classical and Bra/ilian music. He features pieces from a new (‘1). ('lu'lt/n'n (HT/1v Ann/on. and arrangements of top Bra/ilian composers including Jobim.


QAdan Pedrosa 'liron 'l‘heatre. 'I'rongate. 552 4267. 8pm. £8.50 (£5). New kid on the llayana block. Pedrosa pushes the ('uban music cmclope into the 21st century. l-‘rom Colombia. special guest singer and dancer loto 1.a .\1omposino's unacct)mpanied singing is timeless. Pedrosa also hosts a free work- shop on Thu 15 Not at The .v\nne\e. Stewartyille Street. 1‘or more information. call (1141 357 6747. l’ur! ()fSi (lit/HI}.

I Juliet Turner, Kiness and Strut King Tut's Walt Wah Hut. 272a St Vincent Street. 221 527‘). 8.30pm. £6 plus booking fee. New lrish singer/songw riter makes her Scottish debut.

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I Amnesty International Ceilidh St Bride's ('entre. ()rw ell Terrace. 557 2‘)57. 7.30pm. £7 t£5).'1’he l.ismore ('eilidh Band pl‘oy ide the music.

I Ceilidhs At The Caley (‘aledonian Brewery. Slateford Road. 623 8066. 7pm laitt. £6 (£5 ). (‘eilidh dance in a Victorian brewery. l.iye band.

I Haddington Fiddles Harry Miller llall. Kirk ()~ l"ie1d('hurch. 7.30pm. 70p (35p). Local group. led by Key Alasdair .\1acdonne1|.

I French Accordion The Hub. (‘astlehill. Royal Mile. 473 2000. 7.30pm. £15 including dinner. An etching of 1‘rench-tlayoured tunes front accordion play er l'na Bryson. w ho has worked with the RSN() arid the S(’().


I Hazel O’Connor Palace 'l‘heatre. (ireen Street. 01563 523590. 7.30pm. £7.50 ( £6). 'l‘eaming tip with (‘ormac l)e Barra (Irish harp) attd Mario N'(}oma (percussion) ()'('onnor presents Breaking (i/ttss her history from punk to the pl‘c‘sc‘ltl (lily.


I Rostov Balalaika Rotltes llalls. Rothes Square. 015‘)2 61 1 101. 8pm. £8

(£6 £7). l-‘rom (ilasgow's twin city of Rosltty -on-1)on. an entertaining mix of traditional Russian folk aitd classical music.

East Kilbride

I Carol Laula liast Kilbride Arts ('entre. ()ld ('oach Road. 01355 261000. 8pm. £8 (£5.50). (ireat (ilasgow yocalist/songwriter with her band.


I Vertical ('arnegie llall. Iiast Port. 01383314000.8pm.£11(£‘) £10). (ilasgow 's ('cltic record label Vertical showcases \ocalists Karen Mathieson of ('apercaille. James (irant (ex-lane and Money ) and relatiye newcomer and class guitar play er from New Xealand. Andrew \Vliilc.


OOmar Sosa Septet 'l'ron ’l‘heatre. 'lrongate. 552 4267. 8pm. £8.50 (£5). ('uban composer and percussiy e ia//~root- ed pianist Sosa creates a new musical alloy of ('tha and Africa. l’url H] St (ll/HI].

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QCuban Tasters Merchant Square. (‘andleriggs. 3.30 5.30pm. Free. Bands appearing in Si ('u/m.’ tempt you along to the eyening concerts. Perforttters include Rumba (‘aliente

OCeltic Cuban All Stars The Old l-‘ruitmarket. Albion Street. 287 5511. ‘)pm. £10 (£5). A one-off with Scottish and Latin musicians coming together to form an eighteen-piece salsa machine. Salsa ('eltica are in the driy'er’s seat. with (‘uban and \'ette/tie1ait guests. l’urt (2)5)" ('it/m.’.

I We, The People \y’oodside llalls (ilenfarg Street. 353 8000. 2.30pm. £8 (£5 ). A celebration of the Native American people and their rich culture. featttring traditional dance. live music. storytelling and a question attd answer session hosted by Radio 2‘s Johnnie Walker.


I Venture Scotland Ceilidh Dance St Bride's (‘entre. ()rwell 'I‘errace. 475 23‘)5. 8pm -midnight. £8 (£6). Music from l)a llooley.

Sunday 18


OHandsome Family and Andrew Bird’s Bowl Of Fire The Arches. Argyle Street. ()‘)01 022 0300. 8pm. £8. (‘hicago-based husband and wife duo Brett and Ronnie Sparks brittg their twisted alt.coutttry tunes to Scotland.

0 Cuban Tasters Merchant Square. (‘andleriggs. 2—4pm. Free. See Sat 17. I Kesha (‘afe (‘ossachok. Russian (‘ultural (‘entre. King Street. 5530733. 8.30pm. £5 (£3). See Thu 15.


I Haggerdash Wee l‘olk ('lub. Royal Oak. Infirmary Street. 557 2‘)76. 8.30pm. £3.


I Carol Laula (‘ow ane 'l‘heatre. (‘owane SII‘L‘L‘l. (ll 78() 475.544. 8pm. £6 (£4). SL‘L‘ l'il'i ll).

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I Eddie Walker Stirling l-‘olk (‘lub. 'lt‘t't‘uu‘s llUlL‘l. Mely lllL‘ 'l‘errace. (11786 472268. 8pm. £5 (£4). ()riginal folk- blues from this singer and exceptional ragtime guitarist.