Music 2019

BARN CONCERTS 2019 …and other gigs and exhibitions elsewhere

Tithe Barn, Mill Lane, Needham, Norfolk IP20 9LD      01379 852721

MUSIC in blue
ART in red (for full 2019 art listings, see the Exhibitions page – COMING SOON)

**To listen to an interview about my career in music and the arts by Andrea Vicari for Jazz London Radio (JLR), click here to go to the JLR page to listen to the podcast.

JANUARY

14th Monday
THE WAVENEY HARMONIES – join this group and sing for fun 
7.30pm-9.00pm / £5 per session paid in advance termly / every Monday / Call 01379 852721 to join.
Venue: Tithe Barn, Mill Lane, Needham  IP20 9LD

20st Sunday
THE FAIRLY BIG BAND – join this instrumental group with the opportunity for gigs
11.00am-1.00pm / £8 per session paid in advance termly / rehearsals twice monthly on a Sunday / gig dates to be announced / Call 01379 852721 to join.
Venue: Tithe Barn, Mill Lane, Needham  IP20 9LD

24th Thursday
GILL ALEXANDER JAZZ TRIO (bass) with ANDY FERGUSON (sax/clarinet) and PHIL BROOKE (guitar),
8.00-10.00pm / £5 / Call 01379 668843 to book tickets in advance only.
Venue: The Old King’s Head, Brockdish, Norfolk IP21 4JY

FEBRUARY

9th Saturday
TALK: “GIGS I HAVE KNOWN” or 60 Years in the Jazz World
Hilarious accounts by Gill Alexander about her life in the jazz world for over half a century.
7.30-10.30pm / £8 tickets on the door (first come, first served) / Call 01379 873495 for more information
Venue: The Bank, Eye, 2 Castle Street, Eye, Suffolk IP23 7AN

MARCH

22nd Friday to 20th May
HARLESTON & WAVENEY ART TRAIL (HWAT) MEMBERS’ EXHIBITION
Private View: 5.30-7.30pm, Thursday 21st March.  For more information, call 01603 630000.
Venue: Theatre Royal Norwich, Theatre Street, Norwich NR2 1RL

APRIL

4th Thursday
GILL ALEXANDER JAZZ TRIO (bass) with ANDY FERGUSON (sax/clarinet) and PHIL BROOKE (guitar),
7.30pm start / Call 01379 668843 to book tickets in advance only.
Venue: The Old King’s Head, Brockdish, Norfolk IP21 4JY

13th Saturday
TALK: “GIGS I HAVE KNOWN” or 60 Years in the Jazz World
Hilarious accounts by Gill Alexander about her life in the jazz world for over half a century.
1.00pm / £8 tickets on the door / Call 01702 215169 for more information.
Venue: The Jazz Centre UK, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, Essex  SS2 6EX

23rd Tuesday to 16th May
HWAT SHOWCASE: Drawn to the Waveney
Private View: Sunday 28th, 4.00pm-6.00pm / Call 01986 897130 for more information.
Venue: The Fisher Theatre, Broad Street, Bungay, Suffolk  NR35 1EE

MAY

10th Friday
THE BUDAPEST CAFE ORCHESTRA led by the amazing, CHRISTIAN GARRICK
7.15pm doors open / £28 with full meal / please bring your own drinks / tickets in advance only** – call 01379 852721 to book.
Venue: Tithe Barn, Mill Lane, Needham, Norfolk IP20 9LD (please park on the High Road)

10th Friday to 16th May
NORFOLK & NORWICH ART CIRCLE (NNAC) at the THE FORUM
Also: Life drawing at URC Church, Ipswich Road, Norwich NR46QR
Contact Julie Hodgson for more details: 01603 211827

18th Saturday to 19th Sunday (first weekend)
HARLESTON & WAVENEY ART TRAIL
Artists’ studios open 10.00am-6.00pm.  PDF Trail Guide to download available from HWAT soon.

25th Saturday, 26th Sunday & 27th Bank Holiday Monday (second weekend)
HARLESTON & WAVENEY ART TRAIL
Artists’ studios open 10.00am-6.00pm.  PDF Trail Guide to download available from HWAT soon.

JUNE

11th Tuesday
TALK: “GIGS I HAVE KNOWN” or 60 Years in the Jazz World
Hilarious accounts by Gill Alexander about her life in the jazz world for over half a century.
2.00pm / Tickets on the door / Call 01702 215169 for more information.
Venue: Richmond Rhythm Club, 7 Church Street, Twickenham, TW1 3NJ (south west London)

22nd Saturday
TALK: “GIGS I HAVE KNOWN” or 60 Years in the Jazz World
Hilarious accounts by Gill Alexander about her life in the jazz world for over half a century.
2.00pm / £6 tickets on the door.
Venue: St Peter’s Church, High Road, Needham, nr Harleston, IP20 9LB

JULY

13th Saturday to 28th Sunday
THE WAVENEY NINE at Wingfield Barns
Private View: Thursday 11th, 6.00pm-8.00pm / Call 01379 384505 for more information.
Venue: Wingfield Barns, Church Road, Wingfield, Suffolk IP21 5RA

SEPTEMBER

6th Friday
MIKE PIGGOTT (violin) and MARTIN LITTON (piano)
7.15pm doors open / £28 with full meal / please bring your own drinks / tickets in advance only** – call 01379 852721 to book.
Venue: Tithe Barn, Mill Lane, Needham, Norfolk IP20 9LD (please park on the High Road)

15th Sunday
GILL ALEXANDER QUARTET appearing at the LOWESTOFT JAZZ FESTIVAL, (Friday 13th-Sunday 15th)
5.00-7.00pm / Call Bob Blizzard on 07710 100100 for more details.
Venue: The Seagull Theatre, 19-75 Morton Road, Pakefield, Lowestoft, Suffolk NR33 0JH

OCTOBER

1st Tuesday to 16th October
NORFOLK & NORWICH ART CIRCLE (NNAC) at the THE HOSTRY, Norwich Cathedral NR1 4DH

NOVEMBER

22nd Friday
THE GREAT IAN SHAW (piano and vocals)
7.15pm doors open / £28 with full meal and bar available / tickets in advance only** – call 01379 852721 to book.
Venue: Pulham Market Memorial Hall, Diss IP21 4SU

** reserved seats only possible with early payment