Coljazz Promotions are committed to bringing great Jazz to Medway.
Shirley Smith and Colin Erswell, the Coljazz team, have been focused on organising live Jazz in the Medway towns for many years.
For 2018 the venue for gigs will continue to be :
The Anchorians Club Gillingham
Darland Avenue, Gillingham, ME7 3AN
Start time is 2000 hours for all events, cost £12
The 2018 Gigs List
Sue Rivers / Jo Fooks Quintet
Featuring Sue on vocals and the dynamic sax of Jo Fooks with Buster Birch (drums) Pete Ringrose (bass) and Ted Beaumont (keys).
Roan Kearsey-Lawson Quartet
Featuring Roan on Vibraphone, Eric Guy on bass, Rod Brown on drums and Ted Beaumont keys.
Gilad Atzmon Quartet Play a tribute to John Coltrane.
Gilad leads on sax supported by Enzo Zirilli on drums, Yaron Stavi - bass and Frank Harrison on keys.
Alan Barnes (sax) leads a stellar line up featuring Alex Hutton on keys, Alec Dankworth bass, Steve Waterman on trumpet and Matt Skelton drums.
Derek Nash (sax) the band and date to be confirmed.
Jazz at the Good Intent Rochester
John Street, Rochester ME1 1YL
Coljazz have handed the organisation of these gigs to local drummer Tony Totts. Details of the next gigs in 2018 are listed on this dedicated website Good Intent Jazz
We at Coljazz like to keep in touch via regular email updates. If you would like to be added to our circular list please email us at the following address:
We really do welcome your comments. If you would like to contact Colin directly you can e-mail him on [email protected] To get hold of Shirley you can phone her on 01634 365352
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