Herts Jazz Festival 2018 - 5-7 October

We are delighted that this year, Broadway Cinema & Theatre will be hosting the Herts Jazz Festival, Friday 5- Sunday 7 October.

Please see below for the full Festival programme and to buy tickets:

DAY & WEEKEND TICKETS
Saturday day ticket - £65 standard / £55 member / £50 student
Sunday day ticket - £55 standard / £45 member / £35 student
Weekend ticket - £120 standard / £105 member / £85 student

Day and weekend ticket holders will be given a lanyard pass when they arrive at the venue - to pick up your pass, please have your booking confirmation email ready to show us. Please wear your pass at all times when in the building.

If you have tickets for individual gigs, please simply bring your booking confirmation email, which we will check as you go into the gig.

We are also pleased to be showing 2 jazz films alongside the Festival - see below for details and to buy tickets. Please note that film tickets are sold separately to the music events.

For more details, visit hertsjazzfestival.co.uk.

FESTIVAL PROGRAMME & TICKETS

Friday 5 October

8.00-10.30 A Tribute To Jazz At The Philharmonic 
Pete Long – Clarinet, Art Themen, Dean Masser, Simon Spillett – Tenors, Sam Mayne – Alto, Mark Armstrong, George Hogg, Steve Waterman – Trumpets, Ian Bateman, Callum Au - Trombones, Harry Sanke – Guitar, Nick Dawson - Piano, Steve Rose - Bass, Clark Tracey - Drums
£25 standard / £22 member / £15 student - more details and buy tickets

Saturday 6 October

10.15-11.00 FILM (Screen 4) Sherlock Jr, (Buster Keaton, 1924).
Live musical accompaniment by Gareth Williams.
£5 - Buy tickets for the film

11.30-12.30 Art Themen ‘New Directions’ Quartet
Art Themen – Tenor/Soprano, Gareth Williams - Piano, Arnie Somogyi - Bass, Winston Clifford - Drums
£10 standard / £8 member / £8 student - more details and buy tickets

13.00-14.00 Misha Mullov-Abbado Sextet
Matthew Herd - Alto, James Davison – Trumpet, Sam Rapley – Tenor, Liam Dunachie – Piano, Misha Mullov-Abbado – Bass, Scott Chapman - Drums
£10 standard / £8 member / £8 student - more details and buy tickets

14.30-15.30 Paul Dunmall’s Sunship Quartet plus special guest Alan Skidmore
Paul Dunmall, Alan Skidmore, Howard Cottle – Reeds, Olie Brice – Bass, Tony Bianco - Drums
£10 standard / £8 member / £8 student - more details and buy tickets

16.00-17.00 Robert Mitchell’s Epiphany 3 
Robert Mitchell – Piano, Tom Mason – Bass, Saleem Raman - Drums
£10 standard / £8 member / £8 student - more details and buy tickets

18.30-19.45 Alan Barnes Octet
Alan Barnes, Robert Fowler, Karen Sharp – Reeds, Bruce Adams – Trumpet, Mark Nightingale – Trombone, Dave Newton – Piano, Simon Thorpe – Bass, Clark Tracey - Drums
£10 standard ./ £8 member / £8 student - more details and buy tickets

20.15-22.45 Joey DeFrancesco Quartet
Joey DeFrancesco – Organ/Keyboards/Trumpet/Vocals, Troy Roberts – Saxophone, Dan Wilson – Guitar, Michael Ode - Drums
£30 standard / £27 member / £20 student - more details and buy tickets

Sunday 7 October

10.15-11.15 FILM (Screen 4) Dreams are Free (Gary Barber, 2013)
Documentary on the life and career of Bobby Wellins
£5 - Buy tickets for the film

11.00-12.00 Herts Young Jazz Ensemble – Bernstein &  Beyond
Directed by Duncan Fraser
Free admission - no need to book

12.30-13.30 Claire Martin/Dave Newton
Claire Martin – Vocals, Dave Newton - Piano
£10 standard / £8 member / £8 student - more details and buy tickets

14.00-15.00 Portrait of the Modern Jazz Quartet
Nat Steele - Vibes, Gabriel Latchin - Piano, Dario Di Lecce - Bass, Steve Brown - Drums
£10 standard / £8 member / £8 student - more details and buy tickets

15.30-16.45 Gareth Lockrane’s Grooveyard
Gareth Lockrane - Flute, Alex Garnett - Tenor, Mike Outram - Guitar, Ross Stanley - Piano, Dave Whitford - Bass, Tim Giles - Drums.
£10 standard / £8 member / £8 student - more details and buy tickets

17.15-18.30 Jean Toussaint’s Young Lions
Jean Toussaint – Tenor, Mark Kavuma - Trumpet, Ashley Henry - Piano, Daniel Casimir - Bass, Ben Brown - Drums
£10 standard / £8 member / £8 student - more details and buy tickets

20.00-22.30 Georgie Fame and the Blue Flames
Georgie Fame – Vocals/Organ, Alan Skidmore – Tenor, Guy Barker – Trumpet, Anthony Kerr – Vibes, Tristan Powell – Guitar, Alec Dankworth – Bass, James Powell – Drums
£30 standard / £27 member / £20 student - more details and buy tickets