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Music - Jazz, Sun 22 Apr 2018, £8-£10

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Jurbena Jazz Band – From Holland – The Jurbena Jazz Band is a traditional jazz band that has dedicated itself to the “Frisco” style from San Francisco. The band consists of eight persons including two cornets determining the sound such as ‘King Oliver’s Creole Jazz Band’ from 1923 and ‘Lu Watters Yerba Buena Jazz Band’ from the 40’s. The orchestra consists of seasoned musicians from other jazz groups in the Netherlands. The name Jurbena is derived from ‘ Lu Watters Yerba Buena Jazz Band. They play compositions by Jelly Roll Moron, J. Bode Walt Lampe, Clarence Williams, Johnny Dodds, Louis Armstrong, Joe “King” Oliver, Johnny St. Cyr, Lu Watters, Turk Murphy and others. A major example has been the South ‘Frisco Jazz Band’ from Costa Mesa, a town in Southern California. Jurbena Jazz Band plays at many jazz festivals and jazz clubs in Europe. In 2006 Jurbena Jazz Band wins the first prize at the ‘Highest Mountain Jazz Awards’ in Vaals, the Netherlands and in 2006 second prize at the Jazz Contest at Megeve, France, and in 2010 the first prize at the Jazz Contest, at Megeve, France.

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Dates Times
Sun 22 Apr 2018


Entrance Fees

Non-Members - £10.00
Members - £8.00
Students (17 to 21 years) - £3.00
Annual Membership Fee - £15.00 (1st January to 31st December)


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Parish Hall,
Old London Road,
Marks Tey,



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