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Music - Jazz, Sat 16 Sep 2017

Chris Barber Band

Chris Barber Band

Contact

Worcester Live

01905 611427

Address

Huntingdon Hall,
CrownGate,
Worcester,
Worcestershire,
WR1 3LD

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Details

In early 1917 the very first jazz record was released by Original Dixieland Jass Band: Livery Stable Blues. Now, in 2017 and a century later, British jazz legend Chris Barber and his band The Big Chris Barber Band, will celebrate the record’s 100th birthday, and a Centenary of Jazz.

The Big Chris Barber Band (10-piece!) features everything from New Orleans to blues to late 20s Ellington, played with extraordinary panache and skill. On this special night you will hear songs from across the hundred years of jazz, including Chris’ favourites like Bourbon Street Parade, Jubilee Stomp, Petite Fleur, Ice Cream, When the Saints Go Marching In and many more. The Big Chris Barber Band stands out as one of the finest, if not the finest, of its kind anywhere in the world. You can count on an exciting evening of high quality jazz and blues, which will appeal in equal measure to the aficionado and the newcomer.

Disabled toiletsPublic toiletsAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 16 Sep 2017 19:30 to 22:00

Prices

£22.50

Location

Directions

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Map reference: SO 849548  Lat: 52.19200 Long: -2.22195

By Road:
Follow signs to Worcester City Centre.
Huntington Hall is situated halfway along Deansway between the Cathedral and the River Severn Bridge, opposite Worcester College of Technology between Beatties and BHS in Crowngate Shopping Centre.

Facilities

  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups