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Your host Annie.
What's On
Thorpe Hall
Golf Club


Please join us for a
fantastic evening of
jazz and swing on
Tuesday Evenings.
    Thorpe Hall Golf Club
            Thorpe Bay

 in the on-site car park with overflow at the back of the club house.
Disabled lift available.
Show Times
Start:  20:00 
End:   22.30
Book online here

Pre-show food
From 18:30
Book or reserve with venue.

                      Tuesday 24th October 2017

                       THE JULIA QUINN QUINTET

                              Julia Quinn    - Vocals
                              Sanderman    - Guitar 
                              Dan Banks     - Piano
                              Marc Cecil      - Drums 
                              Andy Staples - Bass

Julia has been performing in different genres of music for a number of years. Her soulful mellow tone lends itself seamlessly to Jazz. A highly regarded singer who has performed with many top names including Iain Shaw. Her quintet offers a wide selection of styles within the Jazz genre. 

She has put together an incredible line-up of musicians to form her quintet. Marc Cecil & Andy Staples are no strangers to us and are joined by Tony Sanderman & Dan Banks. There are not many top names missing from these musicians lists of This promises to be a very special evening.

24th October 2017, Member
The Julia Quinn Quartet
Price: £12.00
24th October 2017, Non Member
The Julia Quinn Quartet
Price: £14.00


Tuesday  31st  October

                            JOE GIBSON & TRIO

                           perform the music of  

                                 DEAN MARTIN


Joe Gibson is one of the UK's fastest emerging Jazz singers and has performed with some of the UK's finest jazz musicians in venues across the country including Liane Carroll, Ian Shaw, Ted Beament, Zak Barrett and more.

 He performs all material in his own unique style delivers a soulful, emotional performance on stage and in recordings. Joe takes Jazz influence from such as Nat King Cole, Ray Charles, Peter Cincotti. He performs, writes and arranges a blend of modern swing with influences of soul and blues.

But tonight 
we will see Joe suave his way through the wonderful music sung by crooner-
the smokey Dean Martin


31st October 2017, Member
Joe Gibson & Trio perform the music of Dean Martin
Price: £12.00
31st October 2017, Non Member
Joe Gibson & Trio perform the music of Dean Martin
Price: £14.00



                             MARTIN MCNEILL 
                                      with his
                       BOTTLENECK BLUES BAND

                                 WES WESTON
                           HARMONICA & VOCALS

       COME ON DOWN and dance to the thrilling sounds of 

                                      West Coast Blues
                                           Rock 'n Roll
                                       Boogie Woogie

  This band always makes you want to dance, and tonight -  
                                       THE HEAT IS ON!

   Once that shiny dance floor
Bottleneck Blues boys. Enter Wes 
    Weston hooting n tooting that harmonica,  and mellow  
   Martin sliding that guitar, and before you know it you are 
                  kicking your heels all around that ground!  

   Prefer to toe tap from your seat!   Of course -  we have the
    great food, the great booze, and the great vibe especially 
                    for you, all under one roof, ready to pop!

                         Coming?  It would be rude not to!!!

4th November 2017
Martin McNeill and his Bottleneck Blue
Price: £14.00



Tuesday 7th November
                            THE JAZZ DYNAMOS
                   Lucy Randell – Vocals and Percussion
                   Mark Adelman – Keyboard
                   Anders Janes – Double Bass
                   Dominique Metz – Drums and Backing Vocals
                   Stewart Curtis – Saxes, and Piccolo

Jazz Dynamos take songs and transform them with a mix of samba, and contemporary pop music - occasionally all at the same time!

An eclectic repertoire that includes everything from classic Peggy Lee to Latin versions of Dolly Parton and Madonna hits, has led to acclaimed appearances throughout Europe – including ‘SOLD OUT’ shows at the legendary Ronnie Scott’s Club in London and performances in such disparate countries as Azerbaijan, Mauritius, and Cambodia.

An eclectic repertoire that includes everything from classic Peggy Lee to Latin versions of Dolly Parton and Madonna hits, has led to acclaimed appearances throughout Europe – including ‘SOLD OUT’ shows at the legendary Ronnie Scott’s Club in London and performances in such disparate countries as Azerbaijan, Mauritius, and Cambodia.

Jazz Dynamos have also appeared at numerous private events for both British and Hollywood Royalty.

The technique, versatility and sheer joy in Lucy Randell’s versatile and joyous singing, allied to funkiest, rhythm section in the UK, make this a lively and entertaining show not to be missed!

7th November 2017, Member
The Jazz Dynamos
Price: £14.00
7th November 2017, Non Member
The Jazz Dynamos
Price: £16.00


Tuesday 14th November
                               NATALIA  FARRAN


                                 with special guest
                                 SIMON SPILLETT

                             Ted Beament - Piano
                      Les Circle - Drums  
                           Murray Salmon -  Bass

Prepare to be seduced by the sultry, velvet tones and old-fashioned presentation of our chanteuse and her band tonight. 

Natalia has put together an irresistible cocktail of jazz standards with a touch of blues, a drop other Latin sounds and a generous sprinkling of swing for your delectation. 

She will be extremely well accompanied by a select trio and a very special guest who will add even more warmth and fire to the proceedings.

Described by the late Humphrey Lyttelton as "formidable," Simon Spillett is an award-winning tenor sax player, composer, arranger, and author. He has written the definitive biography of Tubby Hayes, The Long Shadow of the Little Giant, and is a respected jazz journalist, regularly writing jazz columns and sleeve notes.

14th November 2017, Member
Natalia Farran & Simon Spillett ' An Evening of Lush Latin Jazz Sounds'
Price: £14.00
14th November 2017, Non Member
Natalia Farran & Simon Spillett ' An Evening of Lush Latin Jazz Sounds'
Price: £16.00


Tuesday 21st November

Join Goosebumps for their first performance here at Annie’s Jazz. Swinging and jiving all the way through their 10th year of performing together, the band their lively, cheeky and just plain fun, Swing, Jive and Rhythm ’n’ Blues revue show with more energy than ever.

Mark Churchward - Vocals, Trumpet & Spoons 
Ben Green - Guitar & Backing Vocals
​Nick Browne - Saxophones & Backing Vocals 
Chris Cassar - Double Bass & Backing Vocals 
Matt Raymond - Drums

You’ll hear classics from the likes of Louis Jordan, Luis Prima, Wynonie Harris, Nat King Cole, and Glen Miller, mixed in with early Rock ’n’ Roll and Rockabilly all delivered in their own particular style.  With cheeky and an infectious energy that stirs the soul, Goosebumps cook up a storm wherever they go. 

From the Albert Hall, the Stavanger Forum (Norway), to private resorts in the Seychelles, this band’s superb musicianship, cheeky onstage humour and high energy performances have gained them a reputation that has taken them all over the world, entertaining the masses, a succession of A-list celebs, Royalty and a host of international corporations."

Mark Churchward (Vocals, Trumpet & Spoons), 
Ben Green (Guitar & Backing Vocals), 
Nick Browne (Saxophones & Backing Vocals), Chris Cassar (Double Bass & Backing Vocals), Matt Raymond (Drums & other noises that drummers make!).

21st November2017, Member
Price: £14.00
21st November 2017, Non Member
Price: £16.00


Tuesday 28th November
                        MULTIPLE AWARD WINNING LIANE 
                         RETURNS WITH HER ACCLAIMED 
                                            SOLO SHOW.

                 "Liane Carroll doesn't just sing jazz. She is jazz!
                    This is jazz of the highest quality. Believe."
4 Stars In Mojo Magazine

London born and Hastings raised, winning singer-pianist Liane Carroll is one of the UK’s greatest musical treasures. A soulful, emotive singer, she is capable of moving an audience to tears with her ability to inhabit a lyric or to have them jumping for joy with her breathtaking vocal virtuosity. Her album 'Seaside' was released to great critical acclaim last autumn. 

An homage to her life by the coast, it won a ‘British Jazz Award’ for ‘Best New Album’, appeared on several ‘Best Jazz Album’ lists at the end of the year and was nominated for a 2016 parliamentary jazz award. 

We can't wait to hear Liane from her latest album 
'The Right To Love'.

28th November 2017, Member
Price: £14.00
28th November 2017, Non Member
Price: £16.00

                         Tuesday 5th December

                           BENNY & BEYOND QUINTET
          led by Ronnie Scott's Jazz Orchestra, Pete Long.

                                        ON STAGE
     Peter Long - Clarinet
     Anthony Kerr - Vibes
     Bobby Worth - Drums
     Robin Aspland - Piano
     Paul Morgan - Bass

  YEAR we are now in for an extra treat with quintet playing 
     the music of Benny Goodman and so more of  
                                       greats of swing!  



Using the classic clarinet and vibes led quintet format, Peter Long's ensemble will be revisiting some of the iconic treatments of jazz standards made famous by the great Benny Goodman.

Investigating the possibilities of the line-up when applied to other, later idioms reveals a fascinating mix. Alongside AirMail Special, Avalon, and Flying Home, expect to hear the BG treatment applied to, amongst others, Horace Silver, Billy Strayhorn, and Kool And The Gang! 

5th December 2017, Member
Benny & Beyond
Price: £14.00
5th December , Non Member
Benny & Beyond
Price: £16.00

                           Tuesday 12th December

                  JORDAN MARSH & HIS GIGOLOS 

      ‘Jordan’s high energy mix of has won him the reputation 
     as one of the most entertaining musicians in the country’
                           Boisdale of Canary Wharf.

        ‘I’ve been watching Jordan Marsh for quite some time 
                             and I really admire his style’' 
                                    Jools Holland

Jordan Marsh and the Gigolos return - this time to of tinsel & turkey - we just can't get enough and what a great way to gear up for the December lights!

Hitting the live circuit from the age of seventeen years old, Jordan started out playing the piano in local pubs and clubs playing a mix of rock’n’roll, Over the years he has developed his own style and incorporated this into all genres of music.
Jordan has headlined the Jools Holland Boogie Woogie festival twice, sharing the stage as with Jools Holland and his band, Neville Dickie, Ben Waters and Axel Zwingenberger.

12th December 2017, Member
Jordan Marsh & His Gigolos 'A Christmas Special'
Price: £14.00
12th December , Non Member
Jordan Marsh & His Gigolos 'A Christmas Special'
Price: £16.00


                        Tuesday 19th December

                           JAZZ AT THE MOVIES 
                       'A SWINGING CHRISTMAS'

                     THE CHRIS INGHAM QUARTET 
                              with the fabulous
                               JOANNA EDEN

                           SOLD-OUT LAST YEAR
                          CHRISTMAS SPECIAL!


. Their refined dramatic and jazz
    sensibilities produce sounds that celebrate the meeting 
                                       point of songcraft!
       With a reputation for vibrant music, deep and droll  
   presentation, JATM a regular sell-out at Ronnie Scott’s, 
  St James Theatre, the Royal Albert Hall’s Elgar Room and 
               many jazz clubs, and Arts Centres 
                                  throughout the UK.

                                 JAZZ AT THE MOVIES 
               features evocative vocals by acclaimed singer 
                                     JOANNA EDEN
               bewitching saxophone and clarinet from of the 
                               John Wilson Orchestra
                     and atmospheric textures and grooves from
                                     CHRIS INGHAM (piano),    
                                    ARNIE SOMOGYI (bass) 
                                    GEORGE DOUBLE (drums)

19th December 2017, Member
Jazz at the Movies 'A Swinging Christmas''
Price: £14.00
19th December , Non Member
Jazz at the Movies 'A Swinging Christmas'
Price: £16.00

 Have a Very Merry Christmas with 
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