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Craig's Appearances for 2017
Please note: this list is not exhaustive and dates are added regularly.

JANUARY
3rd Olney Jazz Club with Tribute To Oscar Peterson.
4th Tribute To Oscar Peterson, Belpham, Sussex with Dominic Ashworth, Sandy Suchodolski and
Bobby Worth.
12th The Blue Vanguard Jazz Club, Gypsy Hill Hotel, Exeter with Legendary Guitarist Jim Mullen.
15th Oxford Wine Cafe, Milverton Legacy Trio with bassist Paul Jeffrey and Charlie Stratford on drums.
18th Private Function, Solo Piano, Exeter.
21st Sladers Yard, Bridport, CD Launch with Great Trumpeter Ian Smith.
27th The Meeting House Art Centre, East St, Ilminster, with Dave O'Higgins, Geof Simkins and Dominic Ashworth. My trio with Ashley John Long on Bass and Coach York on Drums.
29th Bickley Mill Inn, Stoneycombe, Nr Newton Abbot, 12-3pm with Annika Skoogh.

FEBRUARY
4th Malmesbury Abbey, Concert With The Milverton Legacy Band, featuring Eleisha May on Vocals and Ben Milverton on Guitar. For ticket booking go to:mamsmusic.co.uk
5th Plymouth Jazz Club, The Milverton Legacy Band.
9th The Blue Vanguard, Gypsy Hill Hotel, Pinhoe, Exeter, with 'Sound Of Blue Note' featuring Terry Quinney on Tenor Sax and Andy Urqhart on Trumpet.
10th Private Function, Exeter with Maggie Reeday.
11th Pathfinder Village Social Club, Duo with Maggie Reeday.
12th The Plough, Swindon, Duo with Eleisha May.
15th The Belvedere Jazz Club, Essex. Tribute To Oscar Peterson with Dominic Ashworth on Guitar, Julian Bury on Bass an Nick Millward on Drums.
19th The Blackboy Inn, Bridgnorth, Duo with Maggie Reeday, 12.30 - 3pm.

MARCH
2nd The Blue Vanguard Jazz Club, Gypsy Hill Hotel, Exeter, with 2 Great Vocalists Jacqui Hicks and Maggie Reeday.
3rd The Bullers Arms, Marhamchurch, with The Jamie Brownfield/Dave Vaughan Sextet.
4th Nailsea Tithe Barn Trust, Trio concert with Sandy Suchodolski on Bass and Nick Millward on Drums.
5th Lunchtime, The Walnut Tree, Blisworth, with The Bateman Brothers.
7th The Three Horseshoes The Pound, Knockholt TN14 7LD with Tribute To Oscar Peterson.
12th Topsham Golf and Country Club, 12-3pm, Solo Piano.
13th Folkstone Jazz Club with Tribute To Oscar Peterson.
18th Tuckers Arms, Dalwood Nr Honiton, Oscar Peterson Tribute with Sandy Suchodolski on Bass and Nick Millward on Drums.
21st Baker St, Quartet.
26th Coventry Jazz Club, 12-3pm with The Ian Bateman Quartet.
31st Chichester Jazz Club with Digby Fairweather And His Half Dozen.

APRIL
2nd Topsham Golf and Country Club, 12-3pm Solo Piano.
2nd The Church House Inn Harberton nr Totnes, 7-9pm with The Neil Maya Quartet.
4th Folkstone Jazz Club with Tribute To Oscar Peterson
5th Teignmouth Jazz Club with The Annika Skoogh Quartet.
6th The Blue Vanguard Jazz Club, Gypsy Hill Hotel, Exeter with Brilliant Trumpeter Steve Fishwick.
7th Bar Venezia, Annika Skoogh Trio.
8th Ashby, Venture Theatre with Superb Violinist Ben Holder.
9th Topsham Golf and Country Club, 12-3pm Solo Piano.
13th The Book Cover, Exeter, 7-9pm with Annika Skoogh.
16th Topsham Golf and Country Club, 12-3pm Solo Piano.
16th Bude Jazz, with The Bateman Brothers Tribute To Louis Armstrong And His Allstars.
17th The Beaver Inn, Appledore with Tina May and Ashley John Long on Bass and Coach York on Drums.
18th St Ives Jazz Club with Tina May and Ashley John Long on Bass and Coach York on Drums.
19th Heligan Gardens Cafe, The Lost Gardens of Heligan, Pentewan, St Austell PL26 6EN, with Tina May, Ashley John Long on Bass and Coach York on Drums.
22nd - 23rd Budleigh Jazz Festival, visit budleighjazzfestival.org for more information.
25th Mickleover, Derby. The Music Of Cole Porter with superb Violinist Ben Holder.
27th Dartmouth Jazz and Blues Club, Dartmouth Yacht Club, 2 South Embankment, Dartmouth, Duo with my wonderful daughter Eleisha May.
28th The Meeting House Art Centre, East St, Ilminster, with Alan Barnes and Julian Stringle and my trio with Sandy Suchodolski on Bass and Nick Millward on Drums.

MAY
6th Sladers Yard, West Beach, Bridport with Alan Barnes and Ian Smith Quintet.
7th Ashburton Jazz Club, Duo Concert with Andy Williamson.
8th Fowey Festival with Tina May.
11th Theatre By The Lake, Keswick with The Bateman Brothers.
12th-13th Keswick Jazz Festival.
16th Nottingham with The Bateman Brothers Tribute To Louis Armstrong And His Allstars.
17th Sidmouth Jazz Club, guest with the house rhythm section.
18th-21st Bridgenorth Jazz Festival, Various.
22nd Clifford Arms, Shaldon with The Milverton Legacy Trio.
25th The Blue Vanguard Jazz Club, Gypsy Hill Hotel, Exeter with Great Internationally Reknowned Vocalist Deelee Dube.
26th The Barn, Carlton, Beds, With Digby Fairweather And His Half Dozen.
27th Private Function, Dittisham, near Dartmouth.
30-31st Basel, Switzerland, Private Function.

JUNE
1st The Book Cover, Exeter, with Annika Skoogh and Martin Dale.
2nd The Kenneth Moore Theatre, Ilford with Digby Fairweather And His Half Dozen.
3rd Chudleigh, 3-5.30pm, Private Function with The Jim Newton Trio.
3rd Sampford Spiney, 7.30pm, Private Function with Cate Cody.
4th Exeter Respect Festival, Milverton Legacy Band, 3-4pm.
4th 7-30-10.30pm, Bowmers Restaurant, Budleigh Salterton, Duo with Great Guitarist Mike Eaves.
5th Clifford Arms, Shaldon, with Maggie Reeday.
16th Whitestone Church, near Exeter Duo Concert with my lovely talented daughter Ellie May. 7.30pm start.
17th Warminster Private Function with Maggie Reeday.
22nd The Blue Vanguard Jazz Club, Gypsy Hill Hotel, Exeter with Brilliant American Tenor Saxman Jean Toussaint.
23rd The Meeting House Art Centre, East St, Ilminster with Jean Toussaint and my trio with Ashley John Long on Bass and Coach York on Drums.
24th Upton Jazz Festival.
25th Topsham Golf and Country Club, 12-3pm Solo Piano.
26th The Clifford Arms, Shaldon with Annika Skoogh's Tribute To Anita O'Day.
30th South Wales with The Magnificent Seven.

JULY
1st Dalwood, 3-4pm with the Milverton Legacy Band.
1st Dalwood Nr Honiton, Summer Concert with Virtuoso Clarinettist Julian Stringle, Sandy Suchodolski on Bass and Nick Millward on Drums .
2nd M.S. Centre, Exeter, Duo Concert with my wonderfully talented daughter Ellie May. 1-3pm.
2nd Plymouth Jazz Club with The Roger Marks Mainstreamers.
7-9th Tuscany with The Bateman Brothers.
10th 1-4pm, London, Private Function.
10th Bexley Jazz Club with Greg Abate.
13th The Blue Vanguard, Gypsy Hill Hotel, Exeter with Brilliant U.S. Alto Saxman Greg Abate.
15th Swanage Jazz Festival with Brilliant American Alto Saxophonist, Greg Abate.
16th Swanage Festival, 11.30-1pm with Alan Barnes and Greg Abate.
20th The Bronx Bar, Teignmouth with The Martin Dale Quintet.
22nd Buxton Opera House with Digby Fairweather And His Half Dozen.
23rd Ottery St Mary, 6.30-9.30pm, with Maggie Reeday.
26th Pershore Jazz Club, with The Bateman Brothers Tribute To Louis Armstrong And His Allstars.
27th The 606 Club with Greg Abate, Brilliant U.S. Saxophonist.
28th The Meeting House Art Centre, East St, Ilminster with Karen Sharp and Sue Richardson and my trio with Sandy Suchodolski on Bass and Nick Millward on drums.
30th Topsham Golf and Country Club, Solo Piano 12-3pm.

AUGUST
2nd Brewery Tap, Jazz Night, Burton On Trent, with Great Violinist Ben Holder celebrating Stephane Grapelli and Oscar Peterson.
4th Goring Jazz Club with Paul Jones and Digby Fairweather.
6th Topsham Golf And Country Club, Solo Piano 12-3pm.
6th Plymouth Jazz Club with Superb Tenor Sax Star Karen Sharp.
13th Topsham Golf And Country Club, Solo Piano 12-3pm.
14th Clifford Arms, Shaldon with Maggie Reeday.
16th Sidmouth Jazz Club at The 1922 Club, with Eleisha May, my wonderful Daughter guesting with the Mike Sayers Band.
17th Blue Vanguard Jazz Club, Gypsy Hill Hotel, Pinhoe, Exeter. With 2 Great Saxophonists, Derek Nash and Martin Dale.
19th Pershore Jazz Festival with Digby Fairweather And His Half Dozen.
21st Clifford Arms, Shaldon, Craig Milverton Trio.
22nd Private Function, Bridgenorth.
24th The Book Cover Exeter with Jade Gall on Sax.
26th Clovelly, Private Function with The Steve Tucker Jazz Band.
27th AberJazz Festival, Fishguard, Wales with Paul Jones and Digby Fairweather And His Dozen.
29th -1st September, Bude Jazz Festival.

SEPTEMBER
13th The Walnut Tree, Blisworth, Northants. Guest with Tad Newton's Jazz Friends.
16th Milton Keynes with Amy Roberts Magnificent 7.
17th Paignton, 1-4pm with The Dorine De Wit Band.
18th Bexley Jazz Club, Kings Head, Bexley. Tribute to Oscar Peterson.
20th St Austell Jazz Club, Tribute To Oscar Peterson with Ashley John Long on Bass and Coach York on Drums.
21st The Blue Vanguard Jazz Club, The Gypsy Hill Hotel, Exeter with Superb Alto Saxman Geoff Simpkins.
22nd Sherborne, Neil Maya Quartet, The Dave Brubeck Project.


The Clarinet Maestros UK Tour featuring the world class pairing of Ken Peplowski from the USA and Julian Stringle with Sandy Suchodolski on Bass and Nick Millward on Drums.

SEPTEMBER
24th Scarborough Jazz Festival 4-6pm.
26th Guildford.
27th The Belvedere Club, Essex.
28th Folkstone Jazz Club, Tower Theatre, Folkstone.
29th Friends Of Upton Jazz Club.
30th Edington Priory Church, Edington, Wilts.

OCTOBER
1st Knockholt, Kent.
2nd Bexley Jazz Club, Kings Head Pub, Bexley Village.
3rd Olney Jazz Club.
4th Swansea Jazzland.
7th Exeter, Venue TBA.
8th Ronnie Scott's 1-3pm.
8th The Chicken Shed Theatre, Southgate, London 8-10.30pm.
11th Concorde Club Eastleigh.
12th Smalls Jazz Club, Brighton, Ken, Julian, Craig + House Bass and Drums.
13th The Meeting House Art Centre, Ilminster.
14th Pinner Jazz Club.
15th Phylis Court Club, Henley.
16th Portsmouth Jazz Club.
17th Loxwood Jazz Club Ken, Julian, Craig with Simon Bates and his Rhythm Section.


OCTOBER
18th Moreton In The Marsh, new CD release Concert with Ben Holder, Violin, Julian Stringle, Paul Jeffries, Bass and Nick Millward on Drums.
22nd Bude Jazz Club with Alan Barnes.
23rd Clifford Arms, Shaldon with the Jazz Ninjas featuring Adam Moran on vocals and Neil Maya on Sax.
25th Dunchurch with Julian Stringle on Clarinet, Ben Holder on Violin and Paul Jeffries on Bass. CD Launch.
26th The Blue Vanguard Jazz Club, Gypsy Hill Hotel, Pinhoe, Exeter with fantastic Saxophonist/Flautist Andy Paniyi.
28th St Giles, Oxford, 8-10pm, Concert with 2 virtuosos, Ben Holder on Violin and Julian Stringle on Clarinet.

NOVEMBER
4th Chycara Hotel, Restormal Arts, Truro, Cornwall, with Tina May.
8th Jazz On Tap, Burton On Trent, with Ben Holder, Violin, Julian Stringle, Paul Jeffries, Bass and Nick Millward on Drums.
9th The Blue Vanguard Jazz Club, Gypsy Hill Hotel, Pinhoe, Exeter with Brilliant Vibraphonist, Roger Beaujolais and great Guitarist, Neil Burns.
13th Bexley Jazz Club with Greg Abate.
15th Sidmouth Jazz Club at The 1922 Club, guesting with the Mike Sayers Band.
17th Chittlehampton, N. Devon, Neil Maya Quartet, The Dave Brubeck Project.
19th Newport Jazz Club, IOW with great U.S Alto sax player, Greg Abate.

DECEMBER
1st Bar Venezia, Exeter with The Annika Skoogh Trio.
2nd Bollington Art Centre, Near Macclesfield with Amy Roberts Magnificent 7.
5th Olney Jazz Club With The Bateman Brothers Tribute To Louis Armstrong And His Allstars.
6th Sidmouth Jazz Club at The 1922 Club, guesting with the Mike Sayers Band.
7th The Reform Club, Pall Mall, with Digby Fairweather and His Half Dozen.
14th The Blue Vanguard Jazz Club, Gypsy Hill Hotel, Pinhoe, Exeter with Legendary Iconic Guitarist Jim Mullen.
22nd The Grand Hotel, Torquay with The Colin Hedworth Trio.

::FIRST DATES FOR 2018::

JANUARY
12th Burford Jazz, with Ben Holder, Violin, Julian Stringle, clarinet, Paul Jeffries, bass, Nick Millward, Drums.
26th The Meetinghouse Arts Centre, Ilminster with Tricotism, featuring Nigel Price on Guitar and Sandy Suchodolski on Bass.

FEBRUARY
4th Plymouth Jazz Club with Julian Stringle.
6th West Chiltington Jazz Club with The Bateman Brothers.
23rd Crewkerne, Neil Maya Quartet, Dave Brubeck Project.

MARCH
2nd Milborne Port, Neil Maya Quartet, Dave Brubeck Project.
13th Folkstone Jazz Club with Tribute To Oscar Peterson.
20th Southampton Jazz Club with 'Sound Of Blue Note'.
25th Buckland In The Moor, Devon, Neil Maya Quartet performing The Dave Brubeck Project.

APRIL
27th The Meetinghouse Art Centre, Ilminster With 10 Piece Soul/Funk Band, Kick Ass Brass.

JUNE
22nd The Meetinghouse Art Centre, Ilminster with Italian Tenor Sax Maestro, Renato D'Aiello.

JULY
17th The 3 Horse Shoes, The Pound, Knockholt, Kent, with Greg Abate, Grammy nominated US Saxman.

AUGUST
17th The Meeting House, Art Centre, Ilminster with Anita O'Day Tribute featuring The Annika Skoogh Quintet.
26th The Chiltern Jazz Festival with Amy Roberts Magnificent Seven.

SEPTEMBER
28th The Meetinghouse Art Centre, Ilminster Two Grand Piano Duet with the brilliant Multi Award Winning Dave Newton.

DECEMBER
14th The Meeting House Art Centre, Ilminster with The Magnificent Seven.

::FIRST DATES FOR 2019::

JANUARY
25th Portishead Jazz Club with The Milverton Legacy Band.


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©Craig Milverton 2017