Music Glasgow Jazz Festival listings

Saturday 3 continued

I Carol Kidd Royal ('onccrt Hall. 2 Sauchiehall Street. 353 8000. 8pm. £20. Scotland‘s lirst lady ol‘ja/l continues to build on her reputation as a world—class interpreter of standards. I Morph Brunswick Hotel. Spm. Free. Jazz l‘usion l‘rom guitarist Morph. I Eddie Toal and Quintet ()‘Neill‘s. 7| .Albion Street. 552 0822. ‘) l |.-l5pin. Free. liddie sings his way through American songbook standards. I Cindy Blackman Quartet Spiegeltent. (ieorge Square. 5(34 3-100. 9pm. £l3. 'l‘he .\'ew York drummer leads her quartet with passion and \‘erye. See preyiew‘.

I Jim Petrie’s Diplomats of Jazz (‘ale Source. St Andrews in the Square. St Andrews Square. oil Salttnat‘ket. 548 ()02(). 9pm. £16.95 (inc dinner). See Sat 3.

I Madeline Pritchard Trio (‘ity lnn. i-‘innieston Quay. 227 1010. ()pm. Free. See Sat 26.

I Button Up Blackl’riars. 36 Bell Street. .552 5924. 0.30pm. Free. (ilasgow ja/x and funk band. featuring special guest Justin ('urrie (Del Amitri).

I Boogaloo Investigators Bar ‘)l. 91 (’andleriggs. 552 52! I. l0pm. l-ree. Hammond-driy en retro funk band blend in with the lab gear sounds ol‘ i)i\ inc.

I Soap Spiegeltent. (ieorge Square. 56-1 3400. l lpm. £5. 'I‘rumpeter Tom .\ic.\'i\en's new band play the funk and jazz club.

I Wee Small Hours Millennium Hotel. (ieorge Square. 332 (‘71 l.

l lptn. Free. See Wed 30.

I Fionna Duncan Jazz Workshops Ramshorn 'I'heatre. ()8 Ingram Street. 552 348‘). £350

(£250 £300). See Tue 2‘).

I Bobby Wishart Quartet (‘at'e Source. St Andrews in the Square. St Andrew s Square. off Saltmarket. 548 6020. lpm. £7.95 (inc brunch). Seasoned saxophonist and pianist leads his yotmg quartet.

I Haftor Medboe Quartet (‘ity Inn. l'innieston Quay. 227 1010. lpm. Free. [canning Medboe on guitars and the hard-working I’aul Harrison on piano.

I Konrad Wiszniewski Quartet Spiegeltent. (ieorge Square. 564 3—100. lpm. l’ree. Sithphonisl Konrad \Visniew'ski has a rich sound. rooted in the tradition ol‘ the saxophone giants. He has spent some time at Berklec (‘ollege in Boston. and will showcase his new attack and technique.

I Ruth Lambert Quartet The Beardmore Hotel. Beardmore Street. (‘lydebank t)5l 60””. lpm. I‘ree. I-'i'onted by Glasgow-based Vocalist Lambert. singing in the Julie London style.

I Great Coffee and All That Jazz Starbucks. 10 St (ieorgcs Road. 332 7852. 2pm. Free. See Wed 30.

I Samba Yabamba 'I’he Spiegeltent. (ieorgc Square. 555 (who. 2.40pm. l‘ree. lS-piece samba drumming band hailing lrom Paisley with infectious rhythms as part of the (ilasgow' Ja/l l'cstiyal.

I Scott, Harrison 8; Ritchie Trio Metropolitan. Merchant Square. ('andleriggs. 552 0402. 3pm. l‘rce. (‘oyering classic blues from the greats of the 50s and oils with a loyely organ sound from Paul Harrison.


The Glasgow Improvisers’ Orchestra has made great strides in a very short time since its formation. The GIO has already enjoyed significant collaborations with what must be seen these days as elder statesmen of the free improv scene, Evan Parker. This project will allow them a chance to collaborate with guitarist Keith Rowe, whose weirdly abstracted sonic explorations first came to notice in the pioneering improv ensemble AAM. Rowe will also be heard in Duos for Doris, a collaboration with another former AMM stalwart, pianist John Tilbury, at this venue

on Thu 1 Jul. (Kenny Mathieson) I CCA. Glasgow. Sat 3 Jul

I Kenny Paterson (‘uba None. 14 John Street. 552 3505. 4 7pm. Free. Smooth soul and swing meals from Paterson.

I Jack Jones The Royal Bank Big Stage. (ieot‘ge Square. (1pm. £5. A true [as Vegas star who has recei\ ed praise from the likes of Sinatra expect w it and smooth Vocals in equal abundance.

I Dave Wilson 8. the Uptown

Shufflers l.auries Bar. 34 King Street.

552 7|23. 7.30pm. Free. The Monday club presents an tip-tempo selection ol‘ trad. Dixieland and swing ja/l. inspired by fill/3s t‘tmls in America's deep stilllii. I Konrad Wiszniewski Quartet

Brunswick Hotel. 8pm. Free. See Sun 4. I Avishai Cohen Quartet Spiegeltent. (ieorge Square. .564 3-100. 0pm. £l3. He's been before with (’hick (‘orca. but this is the lirst time at the l‘estiyal as a leader for the bassist with his eclectic inusical approach. See preview.

I Kesha and the Rostov on Don Jazz Groups (‘al'e ('ossaehok.

Russian ('ultural (‘entre. l0 King Street.

553 0733. 9pm. l-‘ree. (iypsy ja/l tolls group join l'orces with the young talents of Rostm on Don for an end ol~ l‘estiyal party atmosphere.

I Tom Colquhoun Rab lla's. .s'3

Hutcheson Street. 572 0400. 0pm. liree. One man. two guitars.

I Hermitage Blacklt'iars. 3b Bell Street. 552 502-1. 0.30pm. l‘ree. ('ontemporary _ia// l‘rom this outlit which features sa\ophonist and l‘lautist l’attl Henderson.

I The Everything Treatment Spiegeltent. (icorge Square. 564 3400.

I lpm. l‘ree. Launch of a new se\en- piece band leaturing the meals ol’ Subie (‘oleman and \cne/uelan singer. ('armen Moore.

I Wee Small Hours Millennium Hotel. (ieorge Square. 332 (i7l l. l lpm. Free. See Wed 30.

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