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OxJaMS

OxJaMS

Friday 6 - Saturday 7 January

BT Studio | Music

Get the year off to a cracking start with Oxford's best-loved Jazz...
The Oxford Jazz Masters Series launches the 2012 season with a two-nighter at Burton Taylor Studio.


Fairport Convention

Fairport Convention

Saturday 21 January

Main Stage | Music

Kick-starting their latest UK tour at Oxford Playhouse the originators of British folk-rock music perform songs from their most recent studio album, Festival Bell, as well as new material and old favourites chosen by the audience. There will also be an opening set Kieran Goss.


OxJaMS Trio

OxJaMS Trio

Monday 19 March

BT Studio | Music

A brilliant night of jazz in the intimate Burton Taylor Studio with special guest, Trevor Watts.


Michael Janisch and the New York Standards Quartet

Michael Janisch and the New York Standards Quartet

Saturday 7 April

Main Stage | Music

The New York Standards Quartet delights audiences with its irresistible variations on standard jazz repertoire, including songs from such greats as Jerome Kern, Jimmy Van Huesen and Cole Porter. For this performance, the Quartet is joined by guest bassist Michael Janisch.


SUPAFUNK 4

SUPAFUNK 4

Friday 13 April

BT Studio | Music

Put your dancing shoes on for a night of classic funk and soul covers from Oxford band Supa-funk-4.


Glenn Miller Big Band Show

Glenn Miller Big Band Show

Saturday 16 June

Main Stage | Music

The Glenn Miller Orchestra returns to Oxford bringing the Big Band sounds of the 1940s to the Playhouse stage. Featuring original arrangements of classic wartime chart toppers including; In the Mood, Moonlight Serenade, American Patrol, Little Brown Jug and Tuxedo Junction.


Who Cares - Concert for Carers

Who Cares - Concert for Carers

Thursday 26 July

Main Stage | Music

Due to family illness, the organisers have been forced to cancel this performance. If you have tickets for this event, please contact the box office.


BEAM

BEAM

Wednesday 12 September

BT Studio | Music

Special guests for this performance will be members of Oxford Improvisors, Paul Medley, Bruno Guastalla and Martin Hackett. Hosting the evening will be the OxJaMS trio.


Kate Rusby

Kate Rusby

Saturday 22 September

Main Stage | Music

Following previous sell-out visits, Kate Rusby returns to Oxford Playhouse to celebrate the release of her latest album, Twenty, and herald her 20th year in the music industry.



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