The Old Fruitmarket
- Box office 0141 353 8000
- Website www.glasgowcityhalls.com
There are 7 events at this location
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Eddi Reader & Scottish National Jazz Orchestra
The orchestra and the singer perform new versions of traditional Scottish songs.
Marcos Valle was a pioneer of bossa nova back in the day, rocking a very 70s Bjorn Borg headband-and-beard combo and mixing it up with soul, rock and even heavy metal. He's now a beloved figure in Brazilian music who's been remixed by Jay-Z and Kanye West.
NeTTwork: Charnett Moffett, Jeff ‘Tain’ Watts and Stanley Jordan
Jazzy goodness from the trio, led by bass player Charnett Moffet, and featuring guitarist Stanley Jordan and drummer Jeff 'Tain' Waitts.
Sun 28 Jun
£22–£26 / 0141 353 8000
Part of Glasgow Jazz Festival.
Paul Towndrow & Ryan Quigley
Charlie Parker with Strings / Clifford Brown with Strings: In a very special event, trumpeter, Ryan Quigley, and saxophonist, Paul Towndrow, play the music that Parker and Brown made with strings for their late 40s/50s recordings, with a jazz rhythm section, and an eleven piece chamber orchestra. “A certain 1950s romance…
English sister act blending beautiful harmonies with a Laura Marling-like folkiness.
Stewart Francis: Pun Gent
Surreal and deadpan one-liners from the Canadian stand-up and TV regular, as seen on Mock The Week and Live At The Apollo.
Paul Towndrow (sax) and Ryan Quigley (trumpet) recreate two classic albums: respectively, 1949's Charlie Parker with Strings and 1955's Clifford Brown with Strings. Who says jazz doesn't keep moving forward?
Reviews & features
SNJO plays Coltrane3 Jul 2007
JAZZ John Coltrane is the most iconic of modern jazz giants, and it was inevitable that the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra would get round to honouring the master. Tommy Smith chose the 40th anniversary of his death, and celebrated Trane’s own…