The Red Lion

The Red Lion
95 Warstone Lane, Birmingham, B18 6NG
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Brandon Allen

This is Brandon Allen's exciting jazz quartet project playing the music of saxophonist Gene Ammons. Ammons was one of the founders of the Chicago style of tenor saxophone playing and was a contemporary of such tenor-playing luminaries Dexter Gordon, Wardell Gray, and Sonny Stitt. He forged a lasting partnership with…

Fri 29 Sep

£12.50 ( £10; £5) / 0121 233 9144

  • 19:45 – 22:30

Chris Laurence Quartet

Bassist Chris Laurence has been a fixture on the British scene for many years, working regularly in the jazz sphere with artists including reedman John Surman, trumpeter Kenny Wheeler and pianist John Taylor. He's recorded pop sessions with the likes of Elvis Costello, Sting and David Gilmour, and remains active in the…

Fri 8 Sep

£12.50 ( £10; £5) / 0121 233 9144

  • 19:45 – 22:30

Ed Jones Quartet

Ed Jones returns to the quartet format with which he first made his name on the UK jazz scene over 25 years ago. Initially inspired by the music of Wayne Shorter this quartet has branched out to feature original new compositions from Jones and bassist Vosloo ably with outstanding support from Ross Stanley on keys and Tim…

Fri 24 Nov

£12.50 ( £10; £5) / 0121 233 9144

  • 19:45 – 22:30

Greg Abate + Elliott Sansom Trio

Greg Abate, jazz saxophonist, flutist and composer, is a global phenomenon and International recording artist. For this gig he lands in Birmingham on his latest tour of the UK. To accompany him will be the rising star that is Elliott Sansom and his piano trio. Expect a hard driving pace from this special quartet which…

Fri 17 Nov

£12.50 ( £10; £5) / 0121 233 9144

  • 19:45 – 22:30

Ivo Neame/Jim Hart Duo Plus

This is a special project that this dynamic duo is touring across the UK for the first time. They are noted for their power on a single instrument, but this timer they will bring along their other interests Ivo Neame (Phronesis) with reed instruments and Jim Hart (Marius Neset's band) with percussion. They have developed…

Fri 6 Oct

£12.50 ( £10; £5) / 0121 233 9144

  • 19:45 – 22:30

Jay Riley Quartet

This new quartet project from Stratford Jazz's Jay Riley explores Jay's personal and jazz journey in the last 10 years. It features a range of emotions expressed in compelling jazz performance. From light and shade to tracks that reflect on the beauty and joy of life and songs that will you will want to dance to. Jay…

Fri 15 Sep

£8 ( £5; £3) / 0121 233 9144

  • 19:45 – 22:30

Julian Costello Quartet

This new international Quartet is energetic and creative with humour. They are touring 'Transitions' the latest album released on 33 Records and have received absolutely fantastic reactions from audiences. They clearly get on well and this comes across in their intense, yet amusing sets that move you in different ways and…

Fri 10 Nov

£12.50 ( £10; £5) / 0121 233 9144

  • 19:45 – 22:30

Mark Pringle International Quartet

Mark Pringle brings this band of some his favourite musicians from across Europe for a UK tour. He has collected together a diverse and fascinating group of like-minded musicians from Portugal, Sweden and the UK. It will be fascinating to see the musical results of this intercultural meeting. Expect some exploration of…

Fri 13 Oct

£12.50 ( £10; £5) / 0121 233 9144

  • 19:45 – 22:30

Orjan Hulten's Orion

This is part of the inaugural tour organised by the new Jazz WM Network of promoters. This Swedish band is part of the new movement in European Jazz bringing Nordic rhythms and atmospheres to life. Orjan Hulten, one of Sweden's foremost saxophonists and improvisers, is a musical explorer always looking for the next…

Fri 22 Sep

£12.50 ( £10; £5) / 0121 233 9144

  • 19:45 – 22:30

Theo Travis Double Talk

Theo Travis is one of the leading tenor players on the British and international scene. His music ranges through jazz and progressive styles while being accessible and tuneful. The list of top names he has played and collaborated with is impressively extensive from Robert Fripp, Soft Machine Legacy and Gong to David…

Fri 20 Oct

£12.50 ( £10; £5) / 0121 233 9144

  • 19:45 – 22:30

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