Shirt Tail Stompers (Black Mountain Jazz)


Black Mountain Jazz = "At very short notice, we are delighted to welcome back the Shirt Tail Stompers, who played to a capacity crowd at Black Mountain Jazz in 2019. One of the world’s leading swing bands and London’s top vintage band, the Shirt Tail Stompers are firmly established at home and internationally playing Harlem swing and the hot jazz of the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s. Featuring music from composers such as Duke Ellington, Count Basie and Benny Goodman, their highlights include appearances at the Royal Albert Hall late night Jazz, Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival and National Theatre River stage. [...]

Shirt Tail Stompers (Black Mountain Jazz)2022-07-01T14:08:23+01:00

Community Taster Evening


BMJ club programme... Drop in anytime from 5.30pm until 10pm Bar opens at 5.30pm VENUE Melville Theatre: Pen-y-Pound, Abergavenny, NP7 5UD TICKETS: Free Entry History of Jazz Relax in one of the side rooms with a drink and watch some (or all) of the three videos that we made in 2020 – Jass to Jazz. 5.30pm: Video 1 7pm: Video 2 8.30pm: Video 3 Videos Screening During the first year of lockdown, being unable to have a ‘live programme’ – we produced a number of great videos and streamed them. For this Community Evening we are screening six of them – three [...]

Community Taster Evening2022-06-07T16:02:43+01:00

Bass12 – New Orleans come to town (Black Mountain Jazz)


LIVE JAZZ NEW ORLEANS STYLE... PURE ENERGY and FUN. A visit by the Bass12 brass band will take BMJ back to basic good-time jazz in highlighting the early days of the music, when the streets and clubs of New Orleans marched and danced and jumped to raw, brassy sounds. Bass12 hails from Cardiff and performs a mixture of New Orleans street grooves and upbeat covers, featuring lots of improvisation. The band is made up of graduates of the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama and Cardiff University who now perform and teach across the UK. As well as performing, the [...]

Bass12 – New Orleans come to town (Black Mountain Jazz)2022-05-23T18:05:36+01:00
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