Hanson Jazz Weekend

8th – 10th October 2021

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Come down to the Hanson Music Marquee on Jazz Festival weekend to see live music from some of the areas top musicians and enjoy some food and drink, and maybe even a dance.

Friday 8th October

Join us on Friday evening for a fantastic line up of local bands and a fully stocked bar.

17:30 – 18:15

Swing Foundation

An impressive school swing band led by getting us started with some swing and jazz.

18:15 – 20:00

Mangorata

Mangorata are a 6-piece Jazz Fusion collective based in Leeds. They combine original tunes and improvision, creating high energy with lively rhythms inspired by the likes of Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea, Wayne shorter, Nubiyan Twist and many more.

20:00 – 21:00

Huggy

A Northern Funk Driven Powerhouse. Big grooves, big beats, big bass, big horns and big tunes that will suck your soul and move your feet!

21:00 – 22:00

Klonk

Charmed by the essence of Eastern Europe, Klonk have brought their wild mythology of Gypsy Jazz out of their kitchen and rekindled it for UK festivals, venues and events.

Saturday 9th October

Start your Saturday off right with a bacon butty, a tea or coffe, and some fun and family oriented music groups.

Moving into the afternoon and evening we have an unbelievable line up of bands and musicians playing throughout, and of couse the bar will be open all day and night!

And of course the shop itself is open for browsing our extensive range of musical instruments, goods and accessories.

09:30 – 10:15

Family Music Session

Come along and join in singing your favourite nursery rhymes and childrens’ songs. Listen to and learn about lots of different musical instruments with live demonstrations and things to join in with.

Suitable for children under 7 years old (and their grown ups!)

10:15- 11:15

Hanson String Ensemble

Our fabulously fun string group. Bring your violin, viola, cello or bass and join in – all ages and stages welcome!

11:15 – 12:00

Hanson Ukulele Ensemble

An eclectic mix of songs sung and played by our group. Not your usual Uke group!

Feel free to bring along your Uke and get involved – all ages and stages welcome.

12:00 – 13:15

Hazel and Simon

A West Yorkshire-based harmony singing duo comprising of Simon Wood and Hazel Davis, joined by a groovy rhythm section and Jazz violinist Lucy Hanson.

13:15 – 15:15

Vibeology

Join vibist/drummer John Settle and his band for some cool Jazz vibes.

15:15 – 17:30

James Alexander Set

Simon Wood and his long term band will entertain with mix of jazz, latin and pop music.  

17:30 – 19:00

Helena Summerfield and Hugh Peters

Long term musical collaborators Helena Summerfield and Hugh Peters and their acoustic set.

19:00 – 21:00

Dr. Pete’s Salsa Band

Holmfirth based community band that have found their musical home in the Caribbean and South America. Party on the beach vibe wherever they play.

21:00 –

PARTY

Let your hair down and dance the night away.

Sunday 10th October

Join us on Friday evening for a fantastic line up of local bands and a fully stocked bar.

09:30 – 10:15

Family Music Session

Come along and join in singing your favourite nursery rhymes and childrens’ songs. Listen to and learn about lots of different musical instruments with live demonstrations and things to join in with.

Suitable for children under 7 years old (and their grown ups!)

10:15 – 11:15

Gypsy Jazz with the Hanson Sisters

A French feel for your Sunday morning with Eleanor and Lucy Hanson, Dr Jo and the Polytunnel Propagators.

11:15 – 12:15

Simon’s Choir

A community choir singing an eclectic mix of songs in beautiful harmony.

12:15 – 13:15

Big Band Concert

Playing a mix of classic and modern big band, sing and jazz tunes.

13:15 – 14:45

Guest Slot

If you like surprises then this slot is for you…

15:00 – 17:00

Derrick Harris Quartet ft. Munch Manship

Yorkshire based  jazz guitarist, composer and bandleader Derrick Harris ends the weekend on a high with his super queartet featuring the amazing saxophonist Munch Manship.

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Hanson Musical Instruments

Units 2 & 3 Warehouse Hill

Marsden

West Yorkshire

HD7 6AB

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