Friday September 27

Singers Workshop
Singers Workshop

Lockerbie Town Hall

Sue McHugh and Tom Finlay will be running a jazz singing workshop covering key choice, timing, phrasing, song selection, working with a band, and microphone technique, all students will have the opportunity to perform with Singers Unlimited as part of Take 5. Singers at all levels welcome - no previous experience ... + more

11:00
£50.00
Ruby Turner
Ruby Turner

Lockerbie Town Hall

SOLD OUT Originally from Jamaica, Britain’s number one r’n’b and soul voice has long been the leading light in Jools Holland’s Rhythm & Blues Orchestra, Ruby’s got a voice that hardly anyone can match and she can breathe life and meaning into any song, whether it is a passionate gospel tune, ... + more

20:00
£20
SOLD OUT

Saturday September 28

Blues Guitar Workshop
Blues Guitar Workshop

Little Theatre, Lockerbie

Bring your guitar and amp and take part in an open workshop led by Lindsay Henderson, with an option to join in with his band on a short jam session between 12.15pm and 1.30pm as part of Take 5. All levels of experience welcome. Contact derek@jazzscotland.com for more info and to ... + more

11:00
£free
Take Five
Take Five

Lockerbie Town Hall, Kings Arms, Little Theatre

Twenty hours of jazz, blues and swing on five stages for just £5. Tim Kliphuis’ Stephane Grappelli Tribute; Grainne Duffy Blues Band; Champian Fulton; Brian Kellock; Jensen Interceptors; Strum Sum; Dumfries Youth Jazz Orchestra; Lairds of Dixieland; Ben Bryden’s Bright Noise; Scott Murphy Quartet; Singers Unlimited; Gramophone Jass Band; The ... + more

12:00
£5 Book now
Lockerbie Town Hall
Kyle Eastwood
Kyle Eastwood

Lockerbie Town Hall

Son of Hollywood legend Clint Eastwood, Kyle Eastwood grew up surrounded by jazz. He took up the bass, and has become a virtuoso musician and composer. He has released three critically-acclaimed albums, toured worldwide, and composed music and soundtracks for several Clint Eastwood films. Including “Invictus” and “Gran Torino”. His ... + more

20:00
£20 Book now
Lyndon Anderson Band
Lyndon Anderson Band

Kings Arms Hotel

One of the UK’s finest harmonica players and singers plays red–hot blues. + more

20:00
£5.00 Book now

Sunday September 29

Gospel Service
Gospel Service

Dryfesdale Parish Church

The Glasgow Gospel Choir will be the special guests at the annual Gospel Service. Join the Rev Sandy Stoddard for the service which will run from 10am -11.30am + more

10:00
£free
Champian Fulton Trio
Champian Fulton Trio

Moffat Town Hall

“Uplifting and infectious ... she was a delight on every song” (The Scotsman). Charismatic New York singer and pianist who is the toast of Manhattan. She revels in Tin Pan alley – all the great songs from the classic jazz era. In Moffat - the Moffat Piano Ensemble open the concert + more

12:30
£8.00 Book now
Gramophone Jass Band
Gramophone Jass Band

Queen's Hotel, Lockerbie

The newest band on the Scottish traditional jazz scene deliver high energy New Orleans jazz, bringing the world of the 1920s speakeasy back to life. + more

13:00
£5.00 Book now
Tim Kliphuis Trio
Tim Kliphuis Trio

Moffat Town Hall

One of Europe’s foremost gypsy swing jazz fiddlers, turns the spotlight on the man who brought the charm and wizardry to the Parisian Hot Club jazz scene: Stephane Grappelli. Here he is with his classic trio Nigel Clark (guitar), Roy Percy (bass). Moffat Schools Jazz Group open the concert + more

16:00
£8.00 Book now
Champian Fulton Trio
Champian Fulton Trio

Somerton Hotel, Lockerbie

“Uplifting and infectious ... she was a delight on every song” (The Scotsman). Charismatic New York singer and pianist who is the toast of Manhattan. She revels in Tin Pan alley – all the great songs from the classic jazz era. In Moffat - the Moffat Piano Ensemble open the concert + more

16:30
£8.00 Book now

Take Five Programme!

 

Twenty hours of jazz, blues and swing on five stages for just £5.

The line-up includes Irish blues star, Grainne Duffy; Tim Kliphuis’ Tribute to Stephane Grappelli; local sax heroes, Ben Bryden and Scott Murphy with their bands; the classic blues of The Jensen Interceptors; and New York singer and pianist Champian Fulton along with top local bands like The Dumfries Youth Jazz Group, The Lairds of Dixieland and StrumSum..

 
 
 

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Community Bands

Community groups from all around Dumfries and Galloway will be appearing atTake Five, including: Dalton Community Dance Group, The Moffat Academy JazzGroup, The Moffat Piano Ensemble, The Lockerbie Youth Choir, The LockerbieGuitar Ensemble,The Rainbow Tribe Choir, The Langholm Youth Jazz ... + more