02/08/2021 20:30 £10
Conor Chaplin/Will Barry Quartet
Conor Chaplin – double bass, Will Barry – piano, Sam Braysher – alto saxophone, Andreu Pitarch – drums
09/08/2021 20:30 £10
2016’s BBC Young Jazz Musician of the year, trumpeter Alex Ridout has fast established herself as one of London’s most exciting improvisers, making waves on the jazz scene since completing her studies at the prestigious Royal Academy of Music. Winner of the British Jazz Awards 2018 ‘Rising Star’ category, and noted in Jazzwise magazine as one to watch, we hugely look forward to welcoming Ridout and her band to The Oxford for an evening of originals and lesser known selections from the great American songbook.
16/08/2021 20:30 £10
Born and partly raised in Uganda, Mark Kavuma is a prominent young Trumpet player on the British jazz scene. In addition to leading his own outstanding band ‘The Banger Factory’, Kavuma has featured as a guest soloist alongside Wynton Marsalis and his Jazz at Lincoln centre orchestra, as well as touring extensively with the legendary Malian singer-songwriter Salif Keita. Kavuma’s voice is anchored firmly in the African American hard-bop tradition whilst simultaneously being unflinchingly contemporary.
23/08/2021 20:30 £10
Joe Webb Trio
Virtuoso pianist Joe Webb is a leading force on the U.K jazz scene today. Hugely in demand as a sideman with the likes of Rob Luft and Adrian Cox, as well as being an integral member of the Kansas Smitty’s house band, tonight Webb showcases his own trio as they present a programme of music drawing inspiration from their great hero, the incomparable Art Tatum. Joined by a stellar rhythm section of Dave Archer (guitar) and Will Sach (double bass), this special concert from one of the U.K’s brightest stars is not to be missed.
30/08/2021 20:30 £10
Karen Sharp Trio
Karen Sharp – saxophones, Colin Oxley – guitar, Adam King – double bass