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Here are details of the artists that are playing at Boaters during December 2018. We also run a mailing list where you can be the one of the first to find out details of who's playing in the coming months. Please note that the music starts at around 8:00pm.

Sunday 2nd December
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Kelvin Christiane Quartet Kelvin Christiane Quartet

Kelvin is a saxophonist who has been leading his own bands for over twenty years with a prolific list of solo recordings to his name. His latest album is entitled "The Arrival" and features Kelvin on baritone sax in tribute to Gerry Mulligan. He played and wrote for the World Jazz Ensemble and is also the long-standing host of The Twickenham Jazz Club. Joining him tonight are Mike Bennett (guitar), David Beebee (piano), David McCleod (bass) and Noel Joyce (drums).

website: www.kcmusic.co.uk

Sunday 9th December
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Mike Outram Mike Outram

Mike is regarded as one of the UK's foremost guitarists, who has led several of his own original and hugely diverse bands. He is a sought after session player for his unique creativity and stunning improvisation which has led him to play with the likes of Herbie Mann, Tim Garland, Stan Sulzman and Carleen Anderson. Joining Mike are Laurence Cottle on bass, drummer Neal Wilkinson and pianist Simon Carter.

website: www.mikeoutram.com

Sunday 16th December
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The Knights of Shame The Knights of Shame

The Knights return to Boaters, bringing their foot tapping flavour of vintage soul, funk and infectious grooves with them. Featuring songs by the likes of Gil Scott-Heron, Curtis Mayfield and Bobby Womack, the band is led by singer and guitarist Andy Caine, who is ably supported by Adam Goldsmith on guitar, Simon Carter on keyboards, Steve Pearce on bass and drummer Ian Thomas. This is an evening not to be missed!

Sunday 23rd December
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Tim Whitehead Tim Whitehead

One of the major voices in British jazz, both as a saxophonist and a composer, Tim has appeared in such groups as "Looses Tubes" and Ian Carr's "Nucleus", as well as leading several different projects under his own name. His style can encompass everything from mainstream jazz, to soulful funk including some Christmas songs along the way! Tonight, he is joined by Simon Carter on piano, bassist Laurence Cottle and drummer Simon Lea.

website: www.timwhitehead.co.uk

Sunday 30th December
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Anita Wardell Quartet Anita Wardell Quartet

Jazz vocalist Anita Wardell has been acclaimed for the unique artistry she brings to scat and be-bop singing. Rave reviews from peers and critics alike have cemented her reputation as one of the finest vocalists of her generation. She is noted for her mesmerizing and captivating improvisations and vocalese lyrics to instrumental solos. She is joined tonight by Rob Barron on piano, Jeremy Brown on double bass and Steve Brown on drums.

website: www.anitawardell.com