Search

This is a Past Event and has been archived.

Click Here for Current Events in this Area.

Jazz at Progress presents A Jazz and Film Night Tribute to Blue Note

Jazz at Progress celebrates the 80th anniversary of Blue Note records with live jazz from the Stuart Henderson Quintet and a film presentation of ‘Blue Note: A Modern Jazz Story’.

Stuart’s Quintet - Stuart Henderson trumpet & flugelhorn, Ollie Weston tenor saxophone, Tom Berge piano, Raph Mizraki bass, Simon Price drums –a will present a programme ‘to die for’ featuring numbers from the ‘Golden Age’ of Blue Note.

‘Blue Note: A Story of Modern Jazz’, written and directed by Julian Benedikt and presented by kind permission of EuroArts International Music GmbH, traces the story of Blue Note from its creation in 1939 by German emigres Alfred Lion and Frances Wolf, through interviews and rare archive footage of the galaxy of stars who recorded for the label.

‘It must schwing!’ was the motto of Alfred Lion and Frances Wolf – it will!
Tickets: £14.00 (£12.00 concessions) + max 5% booking fee from www.jazzinreading.com

19.30 to 22.15
The Progress Theatre, The Mount, Christchurch Road, Reading, Berkshire RG1 5HL
Fri 22 Nov 2019
Contact telephone: 0118 384 2195 Call to check latest times or cancellations.



Back to List

Other Similar Events

Jazz at Progress presents Alan Barnes ‘Jazz Christmas Carol’
The Progress Theatre, The Mount, Christchurch Road, Reading Fri 20 Dec 2019
Xhosa Cole, BBC Young Jazz Musician 2018
The Progress Theatre, The Mount, Christchurch Road Fri 31 Jan 2020