Hilary 2016

Week 1 - 19/1 - Jam
As ever, we'll be kicking off the term with an all night jam. As always, everyone is welcome to come up and play!

Week 2 - 26/1 - Peter Thickett
As promised, after falling ill before last term's set, we've got Peter back on our schedule.

Week 3 - 2/2 - Alexander Bone 
Winner of BBC Young Jazz Musician of the Year 2015

Week 4 - 9/2 - Dot's Funk Odyssey 
Oxford's favourite student band will be funking up the Hatter

Week 5 - 16/2 - Tina May
Revered jazz singer Tina May will be brightening up our 5th week

Week 6 - 23/2 - Mr Dowland's Midnight 
In demand guitarist and composer Knud Stewe leads a highly original band, blending jazz, folk and classical

Week 7 - 1/3 - Corrie Dick Quintet (TBC) 
The incredible Corrie Dick, co founder of Chaos Collective and collaborator with trumpet sensation Laura Jurd will be presenting his quartet.

Week 8 - 8/3 - Ivo Neame Trio
One of the UK's finest modern jazz pianists and member of the acclaimed Phronesis and Kairos 4tet.

Each performance will kick off at 20:30 at The Mad Hatter and will be followed by an open stage jam.

Past schedules:

Michaelmas 2015
Week 1 - 13/10/15 - Welcome Jam 
As is tradition, we'll be jamming all night in 1st week!

Week 2 - 20/10/15 - Peter Thickett 
A set of vocal jazz from a very talented student.

Week 3 - 27/10/15 - Adam Waldmann Funk 5tet 
The winner of 2011 MOBO for best jazz ensemble will be leading a set of hot jazz-funk with a professional band.

Week 4 - 3/11/15 - Brookes Septet 
Some more groovy student jazz from our friends over at Brookes.

Week 5 - 10/11/15 - Kit Downes' The Enemy 
One of the hottest jazz trios in the world right now. Kit Downes (piano), Petter Eldh (bass) and James Maddren (drums).

Week 6 - 17/11/15 - Oxford University Jazz Orchestra 
Oxford's best student jazz band will be gracing the stage in 6th week.

Week 7 - 24/11/15 - Adedeji Adetayo 
Guitarist and singer Adedeji and his quintet, featuring legendary 2 time grammy winning percussionist Laken Babalola.

Week 8 - 1/12/15 - Gareth Lockrane 
One of the world's finest jazz flautists, winner of Best European Jazz Group award with his band Grooveyard.