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Monday At Millennium Square at Jazzleeds Festival at The Carriageworks


The Carriageworks
Jazzleeds Festival

3 Millennium Square,


Mon, July 23, 2018

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Free Jazz Concerts in Millennium Square 12-2pm and 5-8.30pm

“New Briggate Blues”: Monday evening 23 July The Carriageworks
Studio 20 was the Leeds main 1950’s jazz club on New Briggate run by tuba player Bob Barclay. Over the years it featured musicians like bluesman Jimmy Rushing, traditional jazz legend Ken Colyer, vocalist and raconteur George Melly, and sax legends Tubby Hayes and Ronnie Scott. Studio 20 also features in some of the crime novels written by Leeds crime writer Chris Nickson. Chris has written a jazz play as a commission to be performed at the festival about Studio 20 , directed by Ray Brown and featuring the jazz vocals of Jennie Smith ...

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steve crocker uploaded this event on February 21, 2018


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