• The University of Plymouth Big Band

  • Sun, 01-03-2020 at 19:30
  • Plymouth Jazz Club
    Royal British Legion Club Tailyour Rd Crownhill
    PL6 5DH Plymouth
The University of Plymouth Big Band - Plymouth Jazz Club - Plymouth

Plymouth Jazz Club presents The University of Plymouth Big Band at The Royal British Legion Club, Tailyour Road, Crownhill, Plymouth, PL6 5DH on Sunday March 1st. at 7.30 pm.The remarkable University of Plymouth Big Band was set up in 2005 by a dedicated bunch of students who wanted a musical outlet within the University in which to play jazz.The Band has gone from strength to strength over the years and now has over thirty committed members, post-graduates and undergraduates, playing regular gigs across the region. The band has won numerous awards including winning “Best Song” and “Best Singer” category at both 2017 and 2018 Battle of the Big Bands.About half the band will take part in this gig because of limited space on stage.The music ranges from “The Great American Songbook” tunes – Rogers & Hart, Glenn Miller etc. - to more modern music up to Michael Buble etc.The band played for us in May 2019 and delighted a highly appreciative audience. This year the band will include “veterans” from last year plus some new members.Come along and support this talented and enthusiastic band of youngsters!The Jazz Club meets in the Royal British Legion Club large Function Room which has a capacity of 150 +. It has a bar serving Tribute and other beers, wines & soft drinks, tea & coffee etc. at very reasonable prices.Cabaret style seating.Free parking on site.Disabled access.Admission on the door £10 (Members £8, Students £5)