Jazz Extras
Last updated Sunday May 24, 2020 at 12:35:21


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. A Medley for Lockdown - Well known NW pianist Derek Harrison entertains.
  2. The Lost Tapes - Some cassette tapes uploaded following a clearout
  3. Jazz Quizzes - Something to help pass the hours away during Coronavirus
  4. Trevor & Phil remember their time with the Blue Magnolia Jass orchestra
  5. Memories of VE Day 1995 Sent in by Sam Wood.
  6. Whatever Happened To - (latest - Jazz at Liverpool Stadium)
  7. RememberingTributes to those no longer with us - (latest - Jack Palmer
  8. Just Jazz Magazine - The British Traditional Jazz Magazine
  9. Spotlight  on an ex-pat - Bert Thompson from Dundee
  10. Videos on YouTube and elsewhere - Jazz videos uploaded, latest www.wxyzvideos.com
  11. For Sale Page A Page of  all things for sale - latest - Pilgrim tenor banjo 19 fret
  12. Sketches of NW musicians from the 60s & 70s (Updated) sent in by Tony Babington
  13. Deps Available - Jazz musicians available to dep. (latest - Colin Ball - trombone)
  14. Wanted - Music ItemsA Page of  all things musical wanted (latest - sousaphone)
  15. Tom Culbert - My Jazz Life (1962-2019)
  16. Sheila Collier - Portrait of a Muaician
  17. Savannah @ 40 - The 40 years of The Savannah Jazz Band
  18. Nostalgia - Some membership cards and programmes from past times
  19. 9 Rare & Classic CDs - Coming up soon as part of Fred's clearout
  20. What they said - About the Crane River Jazz Band
  21. 40 years of Savannah - The band celebrates their 40th Anniversary
  22. Remembering the old Jazz Clubs - Alan Pearce sends in his old membership cards
  23. ODJB came to the UK - The late Pete Vickers' tries to track down press coverage in 1919
  24. In aid of the Alzheimers Soc.  - A couple of CDs by buskers Higham & Hogarth
  25. The Best CD I ever Bought - Let me know which is your favourite
  26. Alex Clarke - The life story of an 18 year old musician!
  27. The daft things punters say - From an idea by Ian Royle
  28. Traditional Jazz in the NW - The story behind the videos
  29. Andrew writes ... About jazz musicians, promoters and venues
  30. Early Jazz in the UK - Peter Vickers digs into the newspaper archives
  31. Zenith 6. A somewhat amusing press cutting
  32. Discussion Pages - Items that developed into a discussion (latest - PRS)
  33. Memories - One man's memory of a life of work and jazz, it all started in Preston
  34. Doom & Gloom - Now on it's 8th revival
  35. Donate your record collections - to The National Jazz Archive
  36. A Key Aspect of Singing - Why is it that some of the best are called Sue
  37. Lost & Found - The hunt for Carl Thompson
  38. Showbands & All The Jazz - An autobiography by Des Hopjins
  39. Sue Reid on CD - A super CD for only £5. Take a listen
  40. Cornet Player wanted - Beginner welcome. Ormskirk/Southport/Preston area
  41. Mart's Party - Mart Rodger's 70th Birthday plus an interview just before his 80th 
  42. King of New Orleans - Ron Cassidy’s latest book
  43. Net Coincidence - Interesting  things that happen on the net, jazz and other things
  44. The Mad Blower - a humorous account of  music by the seaside by Ian Royle
  45. Barber-Colyer split - Barrie Marshall finds articles in Melody Maker 22/05/1954
  46. Just another gig - A journey home through the floods of Cumbria 2015
  47. Panama Jazzband at 60 - A history of the Original Panama Jazz Band
  48. Fred's Jazz Map - Find the venues on a map, useful if you are new to the area
  49. Jazz Guide - Subscribe to the UK's best "What's On" Traditional Jazz Mag.
  50. Jenks's Paintings - Some familiar portraits of  friends in the jazz world
  51. Reminiscing - Latest addition, The Strawbury Duck & Morecambe Boys
  52. Jazz Jottings- Some inspired thinking from John Muskett
  53. Around the N.W. Jazz Clubs - A series of jaunts, by Dr. Andrew Liddle
  54. Bio Discographies - Those OTHER New Orleans Musicians by Brian Legan
  55. Lou Levy Band - With Freddie Moore at  79 years of age 
  56. The Hotspur What's it got to do with jazz? Check it out.
  57. Nat's Trumpet & Clarinet - Derek Brown & Nick Balmforth with two stories
  58. Doctor Jazz - A poem by Nick Balmforth
  59. Pen Portraits - read about your local musicians and jazz promoters
  60. Cork Jazzfest 1994 - Some clips by Graham Martindale (updated 15/10/12)
  61. Politically Incorrect Lyrics - Ian Royle starts a thread of lyrics that can cause problems
  62. RAF Padgate - Were you there? Did you play in the band?  
  63. Parliamentary Jazz Awards 17th May 2011
  64. The Story of New Orleans - A new book by Manchester's Ron Cassidy
  65. OKOM - What does it mean to you?
  66. Skiffle - Was it part of the jazz scene?
  67. Gobsmacked! - Sue Parish take time out to recognise the work done on this site
  68. The Jitterbug - Learn how to dance it. Mart Rodger shows you how
  69. Special Offer - See the historical "Sweeping The Blues Away" Book details
  70. Whitewater Blues - A Just Jazz article about Jazzy Joan & Eric Lawton
  71. All About Jazz - A great book of jazz cartoons for fans and musicians
  72. Public Liability Insurance for Bands - Where can you get it?
  73. Web Site Support - A letter sent out to all musicians and promoters on this site in 2003
  74. Tuition, Courses & Workshops - Looking for traditional jazz tuition?
  75. Life after Katrina - NW drummer, Dave Moore, talks to Shannon Powell
  76. Manchester Sports Guild. - A series of articles by Jack Swinnerton about the MSG
  77. A Success Story - A Must Read for all Jazz Promoters. - Boston Spa Jazz Club
  78. Chords On Line - Looking for chords, this page could possibly help
  79. A Trip to New Orleans - in fact one of several., a musicians dream by Pete Vickers
  80. Straw boaters and striped blazers - How did it all start?
  81. Down Under - Tony West & Dennis Armstrong together in Australia
  82. Mad For Trad - Gordon Hughes thanks creator Eddie Simpson
  83. Grants for Jazz - Some success stories
  84. 50 years ago - Tony & Beryl Davis celebrate their Golden Wedding
  85. Art Deco Music Festival - The event in Stanley Park, Blackpool, and what went into it
  86. Another Milestone - Barry Aldous celebrates his 70th Birthday in style
  87. Competition - Who where and When? Can you recognise the musicians?
  88. Working Man's Blues - Joe Oliver's Lead Sheet.
  89. Doggeral in Db - An ode to Mart Rodger M/cr Jazz, more than 21 years at Didsbury CC.
  90. NFJO Royal Festival Hall Concert - An unusual twist
  91. Joe Silmon - The Making, Breaking and Repair of a British Jazzman
  92. Another banjo story - Well I'll be Plucked!
  93. The New Entertainment License - A page to discuss and share the problems
  94. 10th Avenue J.B. Visit the N.W. A letter from America
  95. Last night at the John O'Gaunt for Landlord Steve Thorn, the Jazzer's best friend
  96. Keith Hockin retires - A tribute from Dick & Jackie Chapman
  97. Who's a plonker then? - Tales of banjos and banjo players
  98. N.W. Jazz Clubs - Find out what's on at some of the North West's top venues
  99. The Manchester Connection - Jazz in Ireland by Des Hopkins
  100. The Funeral of Randy Colville - An account by Joe Silmon
  101. An American View - Read about the 10th Ave Jazz band's trip to the North West
  102. Free or Flee as a bird to the mountain Was it all a misspelling on a record label?
  103. The Saints Jazz Band - Reproduced from Just Jazz Magazine
  104. Jazz meets Jazz - Two musicians meet in extraordinary circumstances
  105. Blue Mags on TV - Your chance to see them again in slow motion
  106. When we were young - Remember when it was like this?
  107. Feedback - Can you help keep this site updated
  108. A Wind Up? - Traditional Jazz is the banal theme tune for every lost cause 
  109. Lillian Boutté A Pen Portrait
  110. 'A visit o'er ome' - Trevor Hodgson (clt) tells of his musical trip to Lancaster
  111. Exploring Early Jazz - A new book from Australia
  112. New Life Member - For the Merseysippi Jazz Band
  113. A Day in the life of a Jazz Band - Keith Allcock
  114. A Day in New York - Brian Gordon, there on 11th September
  115. Tales of Woe - Three Jazz Stories from Bert Schroeder

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