Thursday 16th February

606 Club 20:30 £16.00
All Fired Up: Tribute to Maurice White & Earth Wind & Fire
Tommy Blaize, Derek Green-vocals; Trevor Barry-bass; Dave Arch, Pete Murray-pno/kybd; Tim Cansfield-gtrs; Tom Walsh, James Copus-trpts; Barnaby Dickinson-trb; Paul Booth-sax; Karlos Edwards, Jody Linscott-perc; Andrew Small-drums

Archduke 18:30 free to diners
Francesco lo Castro

Bull’s Head 20:30 £11 in advance & £13 on the door
Ned Bennet’s Harlem Meercats Play Ellington

Cadogan Hall 19:30 £19-£31
Clare Teal And Her Mini Big Band And Special Guests
Ella Fitzgerald – centenary tribute to the great jazz diva, feat. Guy Barker – Music Director/trumpet, Ben Cipolla – vocalist, Cherise Adams-Burnett – vocalist

Clocktower, Croydon 13:00
David Black Trio lunchtime gig

Colfeian Grounds, Horn Park 20:00 free
Jazz/Open Mic/Performance Enchancement Session
A chance to work with a live band and develop your potential.

Effra Hall Tavern 21:00 free
Jamaica Jazz

Karamel Club 20:00 £8 – £10
Chris Laurence Quartet
Chris Laurence (bs), Frank Ricotti (vbs), John Paricelli (gtr), Martin France (drs)

Le Quecumbar 20:00 free before 8pm, £6 thereafter
Stephane Graffiti
Noreen Cullen (vio), Adrian Burns (gtr/vcls)

Nightjar 21:30 £5
The Lapazoos
Graham Hughes, Laurence Corns, Ben Hazelton, Dom Pipkin

PizzaExpress Jazz Club 20:30 £20.00
Milton Nascimento Explored: ‘When Brazil Meets London’
led by London-based vocalist Noemi Nuti, who will be bringing to life the best work of the Brazilian composer extraordinaire, with a fresh twist

Ram Jam Club, Kingston 20:30 £5 – £10
Phoebe Gorry Band presented by Inventions and Dimensions
Phoebe Gorry (vcls)

Ronnie Scott’s 18:00 £35 – £55 SOLD OUT
The Blackbyrds first house
Keith Killgo (drs/vcls), Joe Hall (bs/vcls), Orville Saunders (gtr/vcls), DAve Robbins (pno), Paul Spires (vcls), Elijah Balbed (rds), Thad Wilson (trp), Willie Anderson (prc)

Ronnie Scott’s 21:00 £6 – £8
The W3 sessions upstairs
Soul funk touring musicians

Talking Heads, Southampton 20:30 Free
Paul Young -TSax, Ted Corrasco -Dms, Andy Daniels –Piano and friends in the Maple Leaf Lounge

The Pheasantry 20:30 £15.00
Zoe Francis
Zoe Francis (vocals), Jim Mullen (guitar), Dave Newton (piano), Dave Green (bass)

Vortex Jazz Club 20:30 £8
Matthew Sulzmann Quintet plus Michiel Braam
Matthew Sulzmann (sax), Billy Marrows (gtr) , Will Barry (pno) , Flo Moore (bs) , Dave Storey (drs)