Monthly jazz evenings at Boulevard West bar 11 Lord Street will continue May through to November this year in association with Southport Melodic Jazz.

First gig of the news series Monday 2nd May at 8 pm

RNCM Big Band musical director and saxophonist Mike Hall makes his first visit with pianist Richard Wetherall. 

As well as being a nationally respected tenor sax player, Mike Hall is M. D. of the Royal Northern College of Music Big Band-a post he has held for 10 years.

He brings Richard Wetherall on keys. You may recall Richard’s fantastic playing in February at Boulevard West.

It will be Mike Hall’s first visit. His style draws on influences from Lester Young through Dexter Gordon to John Coltrane.

To book ring Bryan on 01704 537263.


Tickets £5 on the door

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