KEN RAMAGE JAZZ AT THE GUILDFORD
9.00p.m - Midnight
Aug 4th - 16th
The 14th Year of the Ken Ramage and Friends Annual Jazz Jamboree. New Orleans to Dixie to Swing & more! - Ken Ramage Dixie 6 & Trio, Diplomats Of Jazz, Annual Visit - Roy Williams Europe’s Top Jazz Trombonist.
KEN RAMAGE DIXIE SIX 4th, 7th, 8th, 10th & 14th
‘Condon-style’ Dixieland/ Mainstream Feat: Fraser Urquhart City’s finest “Young Gun” on Keyboard (4th -10th) and Cream of City’s Dixie Stars.
KEVIN GARRITY (GLASGOW) 4th & 7th
Young Scottish Jazz Musician Of The Year Finalist 2011 - Trombone
ROY WILLIAMS (LONDON) 5th & 6th
Europe’s Top Jazz Trombonist - still going strong & loves annual appearance here! Ex Welsh/Lyttleton et al - with Ken Ramage Trio & Fraser Urquhart Keyboards.
LACHLAN MACCOLL & John Burgess 9th
Edinburgh’s Top Jazz Guitarist with Special Guest John Burgess, City’s Top Flight Reeds-Man, with Trio.
LACHLAN MACCOLL & KONRAD WISZNIEWSKI 11th
Edinburgh’s Top Jazz Guitarist with Trio and Special Guest Konrad Wisziewski, Reeds, from Scottish National Jazz Orchestra.
DIPLOMATS OF JAZZ 12th & 13th, 15th & 16th
New Orleans To Ragtime Feat: Bev Knight City’s 1st lady of the Banjo.
JOHNNIE HARPER (EDINBURGH & NORWAY) 14th
Member of Ophelia Orchestra, 1 Night Only.
ALSO FEATURING LOCAL STARS.......
Keyboards; Steve Grossart & John Elliot.
Trumpet; Jim Petrie, Andrew Lauder
Reeds; Bob Busby, Bill Marshall, Andy Hampton.
Bass; Ken Macdonald, Owen Macdonald, Kenny Ellis, Graham Blamire
Drums; Ken Ramage
The 23rd Year of the ‘Fringes Best Free Music Event’ hosted in 2017 by Sandy Tweeddale and Yard Of Ale
SANDY TWEEDDALE BAND (HOSTS) 17th - 21st
5 Nightslocal (Blues ‘n Trouble, Maggie Bell) singer/guitarist with his band - Three line-ups playing early covers, sing-along's, cool blues and jazz.
THURSDAY 17th BEDFORD FALLS (GUEST)
Eclectic mix; Crowded House, Little Feat, Steve Earl to Bruce Springsteen.
FRIDAY 18th MIKE WHELLANS (GUEST)
Incredible ‘One Man Blues Band’ - the great Guildford favourite!
SATURDAY 19th DELACROIX (GUEST)
Rootsy, blues-groove duo formed by Harry Higgs and Tomlin Leckie.
SUNDAY 20th COALTOWN DAISIES (GUEST)
Rising duo of singer/ songwriters playing Folk, Soul and Americana.
MONDAY 21st HOT TIN ROOF (GUEST)
Three Piece Edinburgh Guitar Trio, stripped back atmospheric Blues/Soul.
YARD OF ALE (HOSTS) 22nd - 26th
5 Nights Scotland’s favourite folk ‘n’ fun band (hosted this event for 21 years) multi instrumental close harmony, traditional/ contemporary & country.
TUESDAY 22nd ON THE WAGON (GUEST)
Folk and ceilidh trio, specialising in Scottish and Irish folk music
WEDNESDAY 23rd MAD FERRET BAND (GUEST)
A hard hitting blend of traditional and contemporary folk music.
THURSDAY 24th BEDFORD FALLS (GUEST)
Bert and Richie back (see details Thurs 17th)
FRIDAY 25th & SATURDAY 26th FCUKULELE (GUEST)
Five piece vocal and ukulele band, a great Guildford favourite.
SUNDAY 27th CHIL (ALL NIGHT AT THE GUILDFORD....!)
Local Covers Band wind up our 2017 event
CALEDONIAN FOLK & BLUES AT THE GUILDFORD
8.00p.m - Midnight
Aug 17th - 27th