Jazz Extras
Last updated Saturday January 23, 2021 at 22:10:42


This is the page where items that don't fit into the Main Menu categories reside

 Latest additions/changes are always at the top

  1. Just Jazz Magazine - The British Traditional Jazz Magazine
  2. RememberingTributes to those no longer with us - latest : Terry Porter
  3. Lockdown Photographs - Archive Photographs Latest - Julie Flynn
  4. Jazz Quizzes - Something to help pass the hours away during Coronavirus
  5. Deps Available - Jazz musicians available. (latest - Richard Knock, clarinet  added)
  6. My First Musical Instrument - A place to tell us about yours
  7. Guest Musicians With North West Bands - Brian Legan - latest 'Milton Batiste'
  8. Jazz Promoters - Get to know more about the people who make it happen
  9. Andrew Liddle writes ... About jazz musicians, promoters and venues
  10. Whatever Happened To - (latest - Dennis Brown and Dave Donohoe Bands
  11. Tom Culbert - My Life in Jazz (1962-2019)
  12. The Lost Tapes - Some cassette tapes uploaded following a clearout
  13. Discussion Pages - Items that developed into a discussion (latest - Scruffy dress)
  14. Public Liability Insurance for Bands - Where can you get it?
  15. Wants & Sales Page - Items wanted or for sale,  latest - Banjo
  16. Limerick - Budding poets writing limerick lines, don't call us, we'll call you
  17. Influences. The people who  influenced today's musicians
  18. Who is who?  Can you add names to this picture
  19. Flee as a bird to the mountain A BBC play we can all relate to I'm sure
  20. Videos on YouTube and elsewhere - latest - videos uploaded by Graham Martindale
  21. A Medley for Lockdown - Well known NW pianist Derek Harrison entertains.
  22. Trevor & Phil remember their time with the Blue Magnolia Jass orchestra
  23. Memories of VE Day 1995 Sent in by Sam Wood.
  24. Spotlight  on an ex-pat - Bert Thompson from Dundee
  25. Sketches of NW musicians from the 60s & 70s (Updated) sent in by Tony Babington
  26. Sheila Collier - Portrait of a Muaician
  27. Savannah @ 40 - The 40 years of The Savannah Jazz Band
  28. Nostalgia - Some membership cards and programmes from past times
  29. 9 Rare & Classic CDs - Coming up soon as part of Fred's clearout
  30. What they said - About the Crane River Jazz Band
  31. 40 years of Savannah - The band celebrates their 40th Anniversary
  32. Remembering the old Jazz Clubs - Alan Pearce sends in his old membership cards
  33. ODJB came to the UK - The late Pete Vickers' tries to track down press coverage in 1919
  34. In aid of the Alzheimers Soc.  - A couple of CDs by buskers Higham & Hogarth
  35. The Best CD I ever Bought - Let me know which is your favourite
  36. Alex Clarke - The life story of an 18 year old musician!
  37. The daft things punters say - From an idea by Ian Royle
  38. Traditional Jazz in the NW - The story behind the videos
  39. Early Jazz in the UK - Peter Vickers digs into the newspaper archives
  40. Zenith 6. A somewhat amusing press cutting
  41. Memories - One man's memory of a life of work and jazz, it all started in Preston
  42. Doom & Gloom - Now on it's 8th revival
  43. Donate your record collections - to The National Jazz Archive
  44. A Key Aspect of Singing - Why is it that some of the best are called Sue
  45. Lost & Found - The hunt for Carl Thompson
  46. Showbands & All The Jazz - An autobiography by Des Hopjins
  47. Sue Reid on CD - A super CD for only £5. Take a listen
  48. Cornet Player wanted - Beginner welcome. Ormskirk/Southport/Preston area
  49. Mart's Party - Mart Rodger's 70th Birthday plus an interview just before his 80th 
  50. King of New Orleans - Ron Cassidy’s latest book
  51. Net Coincidence - Interesting  things that happen on the net, jazz and other things
  52. The Mad Blower - a humorous account of  music by the seaside by Ian Royle
  53. Barber-Colyer split - Barrie Marshall finds articles in Melody Maker 22/05/1954
  54. Just another gig - A journey home through the floods of Cumbria 2015
  55. Panama Jazzband at 60 - A history of the Original Panama Jazz Band
  56. Fred's Jazz Map - Find the venues on a map, useful if you are new to the area
  57. Jazz Guide - Subscribe to the UK's best "What's On" Traditional Jazz Mag.
  58. Jenks's Paintings - Some familiar portraits of  friends in the jazz world
  59. Reminiscing - Latest addition, The Strawbury Duck & Morecambe Boys
  60. Jazz Jottings- Some inspired thinking from John Muskett
  61. Around the N.W. Jazz Clubs - A series of jaunts, by Dr. Andrew Liddle
  62. Bio Discographies - Those OTHER New Orleans Musicians by Brian Legan
  63. Lou Levy Band - With Freddie Moore at  79 years of age 
  64. The Hotspur What's it got to do with jazz? Check it out.
  65. Nat's Trumpet & Clarinet - Derek Brown & Nick Balmforth with two stories
  66. Doctor Jazz - A poem by Nick Balmforth
  67. Pen Portraits - read about your local musicians and jazz promoters
  68. Cork Jazzfest 1994 - Some clips by Graham Martindale (updated 15/10/12)
  69. Politically Incorrect Lyrics - Ian Royle starts a thread of lyrics that can cause problems
  70. RAF Padgate - Were you there? Did you play in the band?  
  71. The Story of New Orleans - A new book by Manchester's Ron Cassidy
  72. OKOM - What does it mean to you?
  73. Skiffle - Was it part of the jazz scene?
  74. Gobsmacked! - Sue Parish take time out to recognise the work done on this site
  75. The Jitterbug - Learn how to dance it. Mart Rodger shows you how
  76. Special Offer - See the historical "Sweeping The Blues Away" Book details
  77. Whitewater Blues - A Just Jazz article about Jazzy Joan & Eric Lawton
  78. All About Jazz - A great book of jazz cartoons for fans and musicians
  79. Web Site Support - A letter sent out to all musicians and promoters on this site in 2003
  80. Tuition, Courses & Workshops - Looking for traditional jazz tuition?
  81. Life after Katrina - NW drummer, Dave Moore, talks to Shannon Powell
  82. Manchester Sports Guild. - A series of articles by Jack Swinnerton about the MSG
  83. A Success Story - A Must Read for all Jazz Promoters. - Boston Spa Jazz Club
  84. Chords On Line - Looking for chords, this page could possibly help
  85. A Trip to New Orleans - in fact one of several., a musicians dream by Pete Vickers
  86. Straw boaters and striped blazers - How did it all start?
  87. Down Under - Tony West & Dennis Armstrong together in Australia
  88. Mad For Trad - Gordon Hughes thanks creator Eddie Simpson
  89. Grants for Jazz - Some success stories
  90. 50 years ago - Tony & Beryl Davis celebrate their Golden Wedding
  91. Art Deco Music Festival - The event in Stanley Park, Blackpool, and what went into it
  92. Another Milestone - Barry Aldous celebrates his 70th Birthday in style
  93. Competition - Who where and When? Can you recognise the musicians?
  94. Working Man's Blues - Joe Oliver's Lead Sheet.
  95. Doggeral in Db - An ode to Mart Rodger M/cr Jazz, more than 21 years at Didsbury CC.
  96. NFJO Royal Festival Hall Concert - An unusual twist
  97. Joe Silmon - The Making, Breaking and Repair of a British Jazzman
  98. Another banjo story - Well I'll be Plucked!
  99. The New Entertainment License - A page to discuss and share the problems
  100. 10th Avenue J.B. Visit the N.W. A letter from America
  101. Last night at the John O'Gaunt for Landlord Steve Thorn, the Jazzer's best friend
  102. Keith Hockin retires - A tribute from Dick & Jackie Chapman
  103. Who's a plonker then? - Tales of banjos and banjo players
  104. N.W. Jazz Clubs - Find out what's on at some of the North West's top venues
  105. The Manchester Connection - Jazz in Ireland by Des Hopkins
  106. The Funeral of Randy Colville - An account by Joe Silmon
  107. An American View - Read about the 10th Ave Jazz band's trip to the North West
  108. The Saints Jazz Band - Reproduced from Just Jazz Magazine
  109. Jazz meets Jazz - Two musicians meet in extraordinary circumstances
  110. Blue Mags on TV - Your chance to see them again in slow motion
  111. When we were young - Remember when it was like this?
  112. Feedback - Can you help keep this site updated
  113. A Wind Up? - Traditional Jazz is the banal theme tune for every lost cause 
  114. Lillian Boutté A Pen Portrait
  115. 'A visit o'er ome' - Trevor Hodgson (clt) tells of his musical trip to Lancaster
  116. Exploring Early Jazz - A new book from Australia
  117. New Life Member - For the Merseysippi Jazz Band
  118. A Day in the life of a Jazz Band - Keith Allcock
  119. A Day in New York - Brian Gordon, there on 11th September
  120. Tales of Woe - Three Jazz Stories from Bert Schroeder

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