Next meeting: Monday 8th July 2019 10:30am at Sandringham Court
Name that tune: bring examples (like the one below) of :
St Louis Blues, Body & Soul, Summertime, My fancy Valentine, or Stardust
PLEASE NOTE THE START TIME 10:30 am
August : no meeting
All U3A Jazz lovers are welcome to attend.
We welcome talk and tracks or DVDs from members on their favourite style of jazz or artist(s)
Alan McLeish is the group leader.
Boogie Woogie festival Sturminster Newton 5th - 7th July
Local pianist Mike Denham often plays at the Corn Exchange
He has a website for gigs etc.
At the May meeting Chris Holmes gave a sample of jazz from NOT the top 10 jazz artists. It was good music all the same!
Here is one track from Roy Meriweather playing St James Infirmary - which ties in nicely to Louis Armstrong version next month.
Thanks Chris for stepping in at short notice.
Here is the complete playlist:
Jazz: The Music, The Stories, The Players
Now archived at: www.edx.org and search Courses for Jazz
Internet Archive inc 78 and cylinder recordings: archive.org
Also check out www.artsreach.co.uk for their 2018 programme
Past U3A sessions have included:
Talks on: Ramsey Lewis, Stan Getz, Mel Torme, Dave Brubeck, Bass Players
Jam Session - bring your fav tracks of: female vocalists, big bands,drummers, etc.
New Orleans Revival in UK
DVDs: A Great Day in Harlem, Piano Blues.Trad Britannia, etc
DVD History of Jazz is an ongoing thread.
This webpage is maintained by Ian Blaby