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BBC SSO: Tectonics Closing Concert

Multi-instrumentalist Richard Youngs closes Tectonics with his first orchestral work, Past Fragments of Distant Confrontation, featuring himself on electric guitar in the centre of the venue and the audience arranged around him. Inspired by the punk subgenre D-beat (with its characteristic manic drumbeat), it's a suitably…

The Old Fruitmarket, Glasgow

Sun 11 May

£15 (£10; weekend pass £16–£24) / 0141 353 8000

Part of Tectonics Glasgow.

Live at The Loft

Live music from the city's talented songwriters.

The Outhouse, Edinburgh

Wed 23 Apr

Free / 0131 557 6668

  • 21:00 – 00:30

Wed 7 May

Free / 0131 557 6668

  • 21:00 – 00:30

Wed 21 May

Free / 0131 557 6668

  • 21:00 – 00:30
…and 5 more dates until 30 Jul

Tectonics Late Gig

Day two of Tectonics ends with live performances from Glasgow's own Cindytalk and Thurston Moore with Dylan Nyoukis.

The Old Fruitmarket, Glasgow

Sat 10 May

£15 (£10; weekend pass £16–£24) / 0141 353 8000

Part of Tectonics Glasgow.

  • 22:30

Split Second

Duo playing Eastern European and klezmer music.

Bloc+, Glasgow

Mon 19 May

Free / 0141 574 6066

  • 21:00

Andrew Wood Trio

The trio, featuring drummer Andrew Wood, double bassist Martyn Spencer and pianist Colin Dudman, performs contemporary and classic jazz pieces, performing both original compositions and rearranged numbers from the Great American Songbook.

Matt And Phred's, Manchester

Tue 20 May

Free / 0161 831 7002

  • 21:00 – 00:00
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Carl Orr Quartet

Contemporary jazz by the American guitarist and his accompanying musicians.

Ronnie Scott's, London W1D

Fri 18 Apr

£10 ( £5) / 020 7439 0747

  • 01:00 – 03:00 (Saturday morning)

Chris Garrick

Contemporary jazz by the violinist and his accompanying musicians.

606 Club, London SW10

Sat 24 May

£12 / 020 7352 5953

  • 21:30

Christine Tobin

Contemporary jazz by the Dublin-born singer.

Brecon Cathedral

Sun 10 Aug

£18 / 01874 623857

  • 21:00

Dave O'Higgins Quartet

Contemporary jazz from the saxophonist and his accompanying musicians.

Ronnie Scott's, London W1D

Mon 28 Apr

£10 ( £5) / 020 7439 0747

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Ginger Tunes Quartet

Originating from Liverpool, the quartet performs contemporary jazz.

Matt And Phred's, Manchester

Thu 7 Aug

Free / 0161 831 7002

  • 21:00 – 00:30
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Hugo Ticciati

English violinist based in Sweden, with a strong affinity for contemporary music.

St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall

Mon 23 Jun

£10–£17 (£8–£13)

A concert featuring Bach's Sonata BWV 1001 and Partita BWV 1004, Stravinsky's Elegia, Kurtág's Signs, Games and Messages, Schnelzer's Solitude, Miyoshi's Miroirs and Nigel Clarke's Pernambuco. Part of St Magnus Festival.

  • 22:00

Ivo Neame Quintet

Contemporary jazz from the pianist and his accompanying musicians.

The Lescar, Sheffield

Wed 30 Apr

£7 / 0114 266 8974

  • 21:00

Jim Mullen

Contemporary jazz by the well-established guitarist and his accompanying musicians.

Kings Place, London N1

Fri 18 Apr

Hall Two

£12.50–£14.50 (£9.50) / 020 7520 1490

With Barry Green and Arnie Somogyi And Scott Duff.

  • 22:00

Lee Ritenour/Dave Grusin

The contemporary jazz guitarist from Los Angeles is joined by the pianist Dave Grusin, plus Sonny Emory on drums and Melvin Davis on bass.

Ronnie Scott's, London W1D

Thu 10 Jul

£35–£55 / 020 7439 0747

  • 22:30

Fri 11 Jul

£35–£55 / 020 7439 0747

  • 22:30

Sat 12 Jul

£35–£55 / 020 7439 0747

  • 22:30

Michael De Souza

The guitar player who is based in London performs contemporary jazz.

606 Club, London SW10

Tue 22 Apr

£10 / 020 7352 5953

  • 21:45
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Mike Dirubbo Quartet

Contemporary jazz by the saxophonist and his accompanying musicians.

Ronnie Scott's, London W1D

Tue 22 Apr

£10 ( £5) / 020 7439 0747

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Nikki Iles Quartet

Mainstream and contemporary jazz courtesy of the pianist and her accompanying musicians.

The Fairway Tavern, Welwyn Garden City

Sun 27 Apr

£11 (£10; £8; £3)

  • 21:30

Philip Clouts Quartet

Contemporary jazz by the pianist and his accompanying musicians.

Wigmore Hall, London W1U

Fri 4 Jul

Bar

Free / 020 7935 2141

  • 23:15

Rob Duguay With Noah Preminger Trio

Contemporary jazz by the Canadian double bass player and his accompanying musicians.

Ronnie Scott's, London W1D

Mon 21 Apr

£10 ( £5) / 020 7439 0747

  • 23:00 – 03:00

The Spring Quartet, Marius Neset & Daniel Herskedal

Contemporary jazz from the ensemble that features drummer Jack DeJohnette, saxophonist Joe Lovano, bassist Esperanza Spalding and pianist Leo Genovese.

Brecon Cathedral

Sat 9 Aug

£17.50 / 01874 623857

  • 21:30
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Stuart McCallum

The guitarist performs original jazz using loops and other effects.

Matt And Phred's, Manchester

Wed 23 Apr

Free / 0161 831 7002

  • 21:00 – 00:30

Mon 5 May

Free / 0161 831 7002

  • 21:00 – 00:30

Terence Blanchard

The trumpeter, composer and bandleader from New Orleans, performs contemporary jazz. With support from The Ronnie Scotts All Stars.

Ronnie Scott's, London W1D

Fri 23 May

£25–£45 / 020 7439 0747

  • 22:30

Sat 24 May

£25–£45 / 020 7439 0747

  • 22:30

Tim Amann & Sons Easter Break

The ensemble performs contemporary jazz.

Bearwood Corks Club, Smethwick

Thu 24 Apr

£4 (£3) / 0121 429 2091

  • 21:00

Tom Cawley Quartet

The pianist and composer leads his contemporary jazz outfit.

Ronnie Scott's, London W1D

Tue 29 Apr

£10 ( £5) / 020 7439 0747

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Tom Green Septet

London-based trombonist, keyboardist and composer performs contemporary jazz.

Wigmore Hall, London W1U

Fri 6 Jun

Free / 020 7935 2141

  • 23:15