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DIARY

5/3/23

Bossa nova trio: Andreas Svabø, Kristoffer Lippestad Dokka

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)

13:00

12/3/23

Bossa nova duo with Kristoffer Lippestad Dokka (sax)

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)

13:00

19/3/23

Gypsy jazz duo with Gildas Le Pape (guitar)

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)

13:00

26/3/23

Gypsy jazz trio: Gildas Le Pape (guitar) & Jens Fossum (bass)

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)

13:00

30/3/23

Meraki Duo

HHH Concert Season (UK)

St Christopher's Church, Haslemere 

13:00

3/4/23

Meraki Duo

Warrington Literary & Philosophical Society (UK)

Lecture recital

19:30

9/4/23

Brazilian guitar duo with Per Olav Kobberstad

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)

13:00

16/4/23

Bossa nova trio: Andreas Svabø, Kristoffer Lippestad Dokka

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)

13:00

23/4/23

Gypsy jazz trio: Gildas Le Pape (guitar) & Jens Fossum (bass)

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)

13:00

18/5/23

Jazz improvisation masterclass

King Edward VI School
Stratford-upon-Avon (UK)

30/4/23

Gypsy jazz trio: Gildas Le Pape (guitar) & Jens Fossum (bass)

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)

13:00

7/5/23

Gypsy jazz trio: Lars Frank (reeds) & Gildas Le Pape (guitar)

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)

13:00

14/5/23

Bossa nova trio: Andreas Svabø, Kristoffer Lippestad Dokka

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)

13:00

16/5/23

Acoustic jazz duo with Aaron Wood (trumpet)

L'Aperitivo, Liverpool (UK)

28/5/23

Brazilian guitar duo with Per Olav Kobberstad

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)

13:00

20/5/23

Acoustic jazz duo with Aaron Wood (trumpet)

Manchester Jazz Festival (UK)
HOME, Manchester

12:30

21/5/23

Bossa nova trio: Andreas Svabø, Kristoffer Lippestad Dokka

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)
13:00

27/5/23

Bossa nova trio: Andreas Svabø, Kristoffer Lippestad Dokka

Bakkekroen, Oslo (NO)

Bakke-Jazz konsertserie

13:00

4/6/23

Brazilian guitar duo with Per Olav Kobberstad

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)

13:00

9/6/23

Duo with Susanna Solsrud (soprano)

Gamle Rådhus Scene, Oslo (NO)

18:00

10/6/23

Duo with Susanna Solsrud (soprano)

Hvitsten Kirke, Hvisten, Vestby (NO)

18:00

18/6/23

Gypsy jazz trio: Lars Frank (clarinet), Gildas Le Pape (guitar)

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)

13:00

13/7/23

Duo with Lotte Betts-Dean (mezzo-soprano)

Salon Music's Concerts In Highgate, London (UK)

18/7/23

Meraki Duo

Friends Of Leamington Music: Summer Concert (UK)

Norton Curlieu, Warwickshire
19:30

21/7/23

Meraki Duo

Buxton International Festival (UK)

St John's Church
11:15

27/7/23

Meraki Duo

Grantham: 'Music In Quiet Places' (UK)
St Andrew’s Church, Billingborough, Lincs

19:30

5/8/23

Jazz quartet

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)

19:30

9/8/23

Meraki Duo

Church Stretton Arts Festival (UK)

St Laurence's Church, Church Stretton, Shropshire

19:30

12/8/23

Jazz quartet with Petter Wettre

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)

19:30

20/8/23

Gypsy jazz trio: Gildas Le Pape (guitar), Jens Fossum (bass)

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)

13:00

21-25/8

The Easy Rollers

Edinburgh Fringe Festival (UK)

The Jazz Bar: 4pm on 21/22/24/25

Argyle Cellar Bar: 10:30pm on 22/24

27/8/23

Gypsy jazz trio: Ola Erlien (guitar), Johannes Elnan (bass)

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)

13:00

2/9/23

Solo classical guitar + duo with Susanna Solsrud (soprano)

Opera på Låven

Gimmeland Gaard, Bergen (NO)

19:00

10/9/23

Bossa nova trio: Andreas Svabø, Kristoffer Lippestad Dokka

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)

13:00

13/9/23

Solo acoustic jazz (featured artist)

Baba Bar, Oslo (NO)

20:00

17/9/23

Brazilian guitar duo with Per Olav Kobberstad

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)

13:00

24/9/23

Gypsy jazz trio: Lars Frank (clarinet), Gildas Le Pape (guitar)

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)

13:00

28/9/23

The Easy Rollers

Toulouse Lautrec (UK)

London

('Drop Me Off In Harlem' tour)

4/10/23

The Easy Rollers

Peggy's Skylight, Nottingham (UK)

('Drop Me Off In Harlem' tour)

29/9/23

The Easy Rollers

Wells Cathedral School, Somerset (UK)

Cedar's Hall

('Drop Me Off In Harlem' tour)

1/10/23

The Easy Rollers

Prohibition Cabaret Bar, Newcastle (UK)

('Drop Me Off In Harlem' tour)

3/10/23

The Easy Rollers

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool (UK)

Music Room
19:30
('Drop Me Off In Harlem' tour)

6/10/23

The Easy Rollers

Marsden Jazz Festival (UK)
Mechanics Hall, Marsden

('Drop Me Off In Harlem' tour)

5/10/23

The Easy Rollers

Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester (UK)
RNCM Concert Hall

19:30

('Drop Me Off In Harlem' tour)

7/10/23

The Easy Rollers

Clonter Opera Theatre, Cheshire (UK)
19:30

('Drop Me Off In Harlem' tour)

8/10/23

Meraki Duo

Bridgewater Hall, Manchester (UK)

for Live Music Now's 'Be Hear Now' programme

09:30

15/10/23

Gypsy jazz trio: Gildas Le Pape (guitar), Jens Fossum (bass)

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)
13:00

22/10/23

Gypsy jazz trio: Lars Frank (clarinet), Gildas Le Pape (guitar)

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)
13:00

29/10/23

Brazilian guitar duo with Per Olav Kobberstad

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)
13:00

5/11/23

Jazz duo with Andreas Svabø

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)
13:00

12/11/23

Brazilian trio: Thomas Antonio Debelian, Per Olav Kobberstad

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)
13:00

18/11/23

Agbeko

The Trades Club, Hebden Bridge (UK)

'There Must Be Another Way' album tour

20:00

21/11/23

Duo with Lotte Betts-Dean (mezzo)

Middlesex University, London (UK)

23/11/23

Being In Backlands multi-media project launch

Bluecoat Arts Centre, Liverpool (UK)
Trio with Carmel Smickersgill (electronics), Andy Scott (sax)
17:00 exhibition opens. 18:00 music & film premiere

26/11/23

Duo with Lotte Betts-Dean (mezzo)

Partickhill Community Club, Glasgow (UK)
Music On The Green series
16:00

1/12/23

Agbeko

Peckham Levelz, London (UK)

'There Must Be Another Way' album tour

3/12/23

Jazz duo with Andreas Svabø

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)

13:00

10/12/23

Brazilian guitar duo with Per Olav Kobberstad

Sommerro, Oslo (NO)

13:00

12/12/23

Meraki Duo

Bridgewater Hall, Manchester (UK)

for Live Music Now's ‘Songs & Scones’ programme

14:00

13/12/23

Meraki Duo

Kendal Town Hall, Lake District (UK)

13:00

14/12/23

The Easy Rollers

Norwich Theatre Playhouse (UK)

'Drop Me Off In Harlem' show
19:30

15/12/23

Agbeko

YES (The Pink Room), Manchester (UK)

'There Must Be Another Way' album tour

19:00

2023

Further 2023 dates to be published

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2022

Previous dates (2022):

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17/1/22

Meraki Duo

Stour Valley Arts & Music Society
Constable Hall, East Bergholt

4pm

30/1

Solo classical guitar recital

Gloucester Music Society

Ivor Gurney Hall, King's School, Gloucester

3pm

12/2

Agbeko

The Vale

Vale Mill, Mossley

7:30pm

19/2

Birmingham Contemporary Music Group

Composition workshop at Cambridge University

6/3

James Girling Quartet: with Arran Kent, Tim Williams & 
Josh Savage

Define Food & Wine
Northwich, Cheshire
6:30pm

9/3

Gypsy Jazz Quartet (Darin Qualls, Tim Williams & Gavin Barras)

The Hub at St Mary's

Lichfield

7:30pm

20/3

Jazz duo with Tim Williams (guitar)

Eve's 

Winsford, Cheshire

4pm

23/3

The 7:45s

Freight Island

Manchester

7:30pm

25/3

The Easy Rollers

Calder Valley Swing

Walsden, Todmorden

8:30pm

27/3

Meraki Duo

Guitar In London: Kings Place, London

St Pancras Room

3pm

16/4

Stravinsky Quartet: soprano-flute-harp-guitar

The Space, Glasgow

7:30pm

17/4

Stravinsky Quartet: soprano-flute-harp-guitar

Partickhill Bowling & Community Club, Glasgow

6pm: quartet
& 11am: Meraki Duo (family concert)

18/4

Stravinsky Quartet: soprano-flute-harp-guitar

The Great Barn, Newby End Farm

Penrith, Cumbria

24/4

Darin Qualls' Gypsy Jazz Trio

Eve's
Winsford, Cheshire

4pm

5/5

Stravinsky Quartet: soprano-flute-harp-guitar

Newcastle University: King's Hall
Concert stream only: 'Live at HOME' series

1.15pm

22/5

Andy Scott jazz quartet

Kirkgate Arts & Heritage Centre

Cockermouth, Cumbria

7:30pm

27/5

Duo with Lotte Betts-Dean (voice)

Holy Trinity, Minchinhampton, Gloucester

Music in Country Churches
6pm: Introduction by Arthur Keegan-Bole (composer) // 6.30pm: concert

28/5

Agbeko

Cosmic Cape
Capenhurst, Chester
10pm

29/5

Solo classical guitar

Eve's,
Winsford, Cheshire

4pm

1/6

The Easy Rollers (album launch tour)

The Big Swing
Sheffield

3/6

The Easy Rollers (album launch tour)

Zeffirellis
Ambleside, Cumbria

4/6

The 7:45s (quartet)

The Not So Secret Garden

Stamford Quarter, Altrincham

6pm

5/6

The Easy Rollers (trio)

The Not So Secret Garden
Stamford Quarter, Altrincham
1pm & 3pm

6/6

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra:
Ensemble 10/10

The Tung Auditorium, Yoko Ono Lennon Centre
Liverpool
5:30pm

8/6

The Easy Rollers (album launch tour)

The Crazy Coqs @ Brasserie Zedel 
Soho, London

9.15pm

30/6

Solo classical guitar recital

Sidmouth Parish Church, Sidmouth

8pm

2/7

Concerto soloist: with Isca Ensemble

Fantasia para un gentilhombre - J. Rodrigo

Sidmouth Parish Church, Sidmouth

7:30pm

3/7

Agbeko

Timber Festival 

Swadlincote, South Derbyshire

12:30pm

8/7

The Easy Rollers

Uppermill Summer Music Festival

Uppermill Methodist Church

7:30pm

9/7

Concerto soloist: with Halesowen Orchestra

Fantasia para un gentilhombre - J. Rodrigo

Cornbow Hall, Halesowen

7:30pm

8-12/8

The Easy Rollers

The Jazz Bar, Edinburgh

Edinburgh Fringe Festival

7pm on 8/9/10/11/12th

13/8

Jazz guitar duo with Tim Williams

Zeffirelli's, Ambleside
Lake District

14/8

Gypsy Jazz Trio

Eve's

Winsford, Cheshire

4pm

23/9

Bård Berg (album pre-release)

F5

Oslo, Norway

4/10

Meraki Duo

Portmeirion
North Wales

2pm

5/10

The Easy Rollers (quartet)

L'Aperitivo

Liverpool

7pm

8/10

The Easy Rollers

Clonter Opera
Cheshire

7:30pm

9/10

Meraki Duo

South Holland Concerts

Lincolnshire

3pm

19/10

Dark Roast (feat.)

Feber

Oslo, Norway

9:30pm

4/11

Gypsy jazz trio: Ola Erlian, Åsmund Skuterud

Dattera Til Hagen

Oslo, Norway

13/11

Jazz trio: James Keirle (trombone), Jamie Stockbridge (sax)

Eve's

Winsford, Cheshire

4pm

18/11

James Girling Quartet: Neil Yates, Liam Byrne, Tim Williams

L'Aperitivo
Liverpool

7pm

10/12

Duo with Susanna Solsrud (soprano)

Nasjonalmuseet (The National Museum of Art)
Oslo, Norway

1pm & 3pm

13/12

Duo with Susanna Solsrud (soprano)

Pressenshus
Oslo, Norway

15/12

Solo

Victoria Medical Practice

London

6pm

19/12

Emily Masser Quintet (ft. Dean Masser)

The Penryhn Arms

Llandudno, Wales

8pm

20/12

The Easy Rollers quartet

Whitworth Locke

Manchester

9pm

21/12

James Girling Trio: Aaron Wood & Gavin Barras

L'Aperitivo

Liverpool

8pm

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