Jazz Extras
Last updated Saturday October 24, 2020 at 14:31:13


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

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