Wednesday 18th April 2018 – Swingin’ Standards
A Night Of Swingin’ Standards is the theme for April’s Jazz at the George IV, and will feature a band of fine Midlands’ jazz musicians. Nick Dewhurst (Trumpet), Elliot Drew (Alto Sax), Allan Young (Guitar), Tom Hill (Double Bass) and Ric Yarborough (Drums).
George IV, 8pm start, £6 on the door.
Sunday 29th April – Blast Off at the Feathers
Always guarenteed to be an evening of great live music played by some of Lichfield’s finest community jazz musicians. Blast Off will entertain you with a selection of original tunes and jazz standards, all of which are funky groovy and family friendly!
The Feathers Inn, 8pm start, Free Entry.
Wednesday 16th May 2018 – Remi Harris Trio
Lichfield Arts are then hosting a concert at the George Hotel on Wednesday 16th May 2018 featuring guitarist Remi Harris. See Lichfield Arts’ website for full details. www.lichfieldarts.org.uk
Fri 1st – Sun 3rd June – Lichfield Blues & Jazz Festival
A whole weekend of Blues and Jazz across Lichfield. See Lichfield Arts’ website for full details. www.lichfieldarts.org.uk
Wednesday 4th July 2018 – MYJO
The award winning Midland Youth Jazz Orchestra (MYJO) will be playing at the George Hotel on Wednesday 4th July!
The George Hotel, 8pm start, tickets £10 advance, £12 on the door, (£5 students)
Wednesday 19th July – Lichfield Jazz Christmas Special
We’ve got the date early in the diary this year for the ever-increasingly famous Lichfield Jazz Christmas Special. Featuring the one and only Lichfield Jazz Big Band (made up of some of the region’s finest Jazz Musicians), you can expect a night full of Christmas tunes like you’ve never heard them before, plus some songs from great local singers, and some great jazz tunes as well…not every tune has to be a jazzy carol!!
The Cathedral Hotel, 8pm start, info on tickets will be available nearer the time.