Friday, 17 November 2017

Our next workshop will be on Tuesday 28 November led by esteemed tutor and alto saxophonist Geoff Simkins.  There's no session on 21 November as the venue is not available but in the meantime here's some information about Geoff and his music:
http://www.jazzcds.co.uk/artist_id_129

Wednesday, 8 November 2017

Rod Hart returns to lead another workshop for us on Tuesday 14 November.
One of the excellent pieces we're working on with him is Nardis by Miles Davis.
Here's a fantastic version worth listening to (but apologies to bass players ;-)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W4NOIT75JxE

Sunday, 5 November 2017

Our next workshop is on Tuesday 7 November led by keyboard player Rod Hart.
You can peruse his website here:  http://www.roderickhart.co.uk/index.html

Thursday, 12 October 2017

The next workshops will be on Tuesday 24 and 31 October led by trombonist Paul Nieman.
You can find out about his musical activities on his website:  http://www.paulnieman.com

Saturday, 7 October 2017

The next workshop will be led by Nigel Thomas on Tuesday 10 October.
Don't miss it as there's no session on 17 October when the venue is not available.
You can listen to some of Nigel's music featuring other local professional musicians here:
https://nigelthomasquintet.bandcamp.com/album/yoichi
https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/hidden/id1126111021

Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Terry Pack returns to lead another workshop for us on Tuesday 3rd October.
Last week we played a latin blues entitled Springlike from his excellent album:
http://treesensemble.bandcamp.com/album/what-happens-now

Friday, 15 September 2017

Our next workshop will be on Tuesday 26 September led by enigmatic band leader Terry Pack. 
There's no session on 19 September as the venue is not available but in the meantime you can discover some of Terry's recorded music here:
http://treesensemble.bandcamp.com

Thursday, 7 September 2017

The next workshop on Tuesday 12 September will be led by local bassist Nigel Thomas

Wednesday, 30 August 2017

Sue Richardson, who is another of our accomplished tutors, will lead the next workshop on Tuesday 5 September.  Here's her website:  http://www.suerichardson.biz/

Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Highly experienced musician and tutor Geoff Simkins will lead our workshop on Tuesday 29 August. 

Wednesday, 9 August 2017

Angele Veltmeijer will return on Tuesday 22 August to lead another lively workshop for us. 
(There's no session on 15 August as the venue is unavailable).

Wednesday, 2 August 2017

Our next workshop will be on Tuesday 8 August led by Angele Veltmeijer who is another of our excellent and popular tutors.

Wednesday, 26 July 2017

Enthusiastic tutor Mark Bassey returns to lead another workshop for all abilities on Tuesday 1 August

Monday, 17 July 2017

There's no session on 18 July as the venue is not available, therefore, our next workshop will be on Tuesday 25 July led by inspirational trombonist Mark Bassey.

Monday, 10 July 2017

You are welcome to join us with sensational musician Sue Richardson who will lead a swinging workshop on Tuesday 11 July

Friday, 30 June 2017

Excellent tutor and pianist, Terry Seabrook, returns again to lead our workshop on Tuesday 4 July. 
http://terryseabrookmusic.com

Wednesday, 14 June 2017

Our next workshop will be on Tuesday 27 June led by multi-talented musician Terry Seabrook. 

There's no session on 20 June as the venue is not available, but in the meantime you can check out his website  http://terryseabrookmusic.com

Friday, 9 June 2017

The next workshop will be on Tuesday 13 June led by multi-instrumentalist Andy Panayi.  
You can peruse his impressive credentials at  http://www.andypanayi.co.uk/

Saturday, 27 May 2017

Band leader and bassist Terry Pack leads our next workshops on Tuesday 30 May and 6 June.

Instead of playing from a printed music chart, Terry gets us to listen to and improvise on motifs.  This approach helps develop our listening and rhythmic skills without the distraction of reading the notes and chords of a song or tune.

Here's a link to Terry's latest project  http://www.treesensemble.org/

Wednesday, 10 May 2017

Our next workshop will be on Tuesday 23 May led once more by Geoff Simkins.
(There is no session on 16 May as the venue is not available).