Pershore Jazz Club presents Jazz on a Summer’s Day in Number 8, Pershore
  • Number 8 Community Arts Centre
    8 High Street
    WR10 1BG
  • Saturday 13th August 2:00pm until 10:30pm
Pershore Jazz Club presents 21 of UK’s best jazz musicians who will play a diverse range of jazz from the 1900s through to more recent times. The 6 sessions of jazz with breaks will allow the audience time to enjoy an enjoyable day of music and singing and also drinks in the bar and sample the delights of local hostelries.

A whole day of enjoyable and entertaining music and singing. The afternoon sessions (2.00pm – 5.30pm) will comprise of:


  • Enrico Tomasso’s Classic 7
  • Thomas (Spats) Langham and Martin Wheatley duo guitar session
  • Martin Litton’s Red Hot Peppers
  • Hot Fingers


A two-hour interval to allow the audience and musicians to enjoy the delights of Pershore’s restaurants, pubs and cafes before the evening sessions (7.15pm – 10.30pm) concludes with:


  • Alex Clarke’s “Ben, Sweets & the Hawk”
  • “Evolution into Swing” finale with the Keith Nichols’ Memorial Orchestra led by Michael McQuaid. This will be a 16 musicians and singers


The musicians and singers who will be appearing include:

Enrico Tomasso (trumpets) Robert Fowler (reeds) Alistair Allan (trombone) Colin Good (piano) Tom Wheatley (d/bass) Nicholas Ball (drums) Analucia Tomasso (vocals) Thomas ‘Spats’ Langham (guitar/banjo) Martin Wheatley (guitar/banjo) Martin Litton (piano) Malcolm Sked (sousa & d/bass) Nick Ward (drums) Pete Rudeforth (trumpet) Graham Hughes (trombone) Michael McQuaid (reeds) David Horniblow ((trumpets)) Danny Blyth (guitar/clarinet) Graham Smith (drums) Emily Campbell (vocal) Alex Clarke (reeds) Gethin Liddington (trumpet)


Tickets for the whole day are £50.00 and will be available through the Number 8 Arts Centre.

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