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Thursday June 2nd at 8pm
Jazz @ Karamel: Philip Clouts Quartet
Philip Clouts (pno), Samuel Eagles (alto), Alex Keen (bs), Dave Igamells (drs)
Wednesday June 8th 8:00 pm
Xantoné Blacq Presents: An Evening With Jason Rebello and Robert Mitchell
This musical performance is a remarkable event in the making. Robert and Jason are incredibly successful whether playing with their own bands or through collaborations with Sting, Wayne Shorter, Brandford Marsalis, Steve Coleman and Omar Puente to name a few.
June 9th 7:00 pm
Jazz at Karamel: SOLSTICE
Solstice is a collaboration between some of the foremost bandleaders and composers emerging from the thriving east London music scene, they have a unified sound drawing on influences from Brazil, New York, and France such as Hermeto Pascoal, Edward Simon and Pierre de Bethmann, whilst retaining a uniquely British identity. Tori Freestone (saxes, flute), Brigitte Beraha (vocals), John Turville (piano), Jez Franks (guitar), Dave Manington (bass), George Hart (drums) DOORS OPEN AT 7PM,…
Thursday June 16th 7:00 pm
Jazz at Karamel: The Great Wee Band
The wee band is the quartet of trumpeter Henry Lowther, guitarist Jim Mullen, bassist Dave Green and drummer Stu Butterfield, and “great” is a fair description of it. They’re back at Kabaret at Karamel after a packed night earlier this year, bringing their experienced and melodic tunes. Founded in 1999, the band has had two albums shortlisted for UK Jazz Record of the Year.
£8 in advance, £10 on the door
Wednesday June 22nd 8:00 pm
Kofi-Bzhezhinska-Iontcheva International Trio
Award-winning jazz saxophonist Tony Kofi, internationally renowned harpist, Alina Bzhezhinska and a virtuoso percussionist Lilia Ionchva star in this highly anticipated new show. Together they showcase their musical skills through the art of beautiful melodies and jazz harmonies, within a truly intimate performance. The show features the timeless tunes of Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn, Alice and John Coltrane, improvised material, as well as a host of original compositions written especially for this unique trio.
Thursday June 23rd
Amy Gamlen (alto)
With Kate Williams (pno), Dave Whitford (bs), Stu Butterfield (drs)
Thursday June 30th
Rob Townsend (ten)
With Geoff Mason (tmb), Pete Whittaker (org), Stu Butterfield (drs)