Dalwood Music Events


                             THE NEXT TUCKER'S JAZZ NIGHT   

                                        SATURDAY 14th JULY



                               THE FLISS GORST QUARTET

          Fliss on ten. sax,  Martin Jenkins - piano, Al Swainger - bass

                                           & Gary Evans - drums


        Axminster Girl  Fliss will be joined by Martin Jenkins on piano

                          Al Swainger - bass and Gary Evans - drums

   Devon born musician Fliss Gorst graduated from Birmingham Conservatoire in 2007. 

After three years performing on cruise ships Fliss moved to London where she has become a regular 

on the City’s music scene as saxophonist, band leader, composer, arranger and teacher.

The Fliss Gorst Band has a residency at Poppies of Camden and has performed on the main stage at 

Ronnie Scott’s and Pizza Express Jazz Club Dean Street, as well as many other venues across the


           We had a great night on Tuesday 19th June with a very classy Quartet

    playing Neil Maya compositions and some of our favourite Brubeck numbers

                                                  THE NEIL MAYA QUARTET

                    with Neil on saxes, Matt Carter - piano, Kevin Sanders - bass 

                                                    and Gary Evans - drums

         hear Gary again on the 14th July when he joins the Fliss Gorst Quartet

 ....A welcome return to The Tuckers of Matt Carter who is studying jazz at the Royal Academy

       of Music in London - and manages to get 'home'to perform  local gigs.   We look forward to

       hearing again his sensitive and stylish playing in this great tribute to Brubeck music... along

       with some amazing compositions by Neil Maya.



2018 DIARY

Jan 20th.           John Shillito's "Select Four"

Feb 24th           La Vie en Rose    Gipsy Jazz

March  24th    Annika Skoogh and "Orpheus"  Brazilian Music

April 21st         Maggie Reeday and the Craig Milverton Trio.

May  5th          Vocalist Lee Gibson and the Martin Dale Quartet

June 19th         Neil Maya's Brubeck Project with Matt Carter on piano

July 14th          The Fliss Gorst Quartet       

Augt 4th          Derek Nash & The Martin Dale Quartet

Sept 1st            Jim Mullen, Neil Burns, Coach York & Kevin Sanders

Oct 20th          Chris Walker's Pedigree Jazz Band 

Nov.  3rd         The Jake Leg Jug Band !

Nov. 17th        The Matt Carter Quartet featuring vocalist Leigh Coleman


Jan.                   Louise Parker (vocalist) with ....?

Feb 23rd           La Vie en Rose  - gipsy jazz

March 23rd     Alan Barnes, Julian Marc Stringle & the Craig Milverton Trio

April 16th        Amy Roberts Quintet

May 18th          Jeremy Huggett's Band of Gold

June                   TBA

July 6th             DALWOOD MUSIC DAY  - Jazz, Pop, Classical, Folk & Buskers!

Oct 5th              Bruce Adams with the Martin Dale Qtet

Nov. 2nd           Tina May (vocalist) & The Craig Milverton Trio

Look at all the marvellous Musicians & Singers we've had at the Tuckers Jazz Club!!

Jazz Musicians and Singers who have appeared at the Tuckers Jazz Club so far-

ALAN BARNES and The Matt Carter Trio

Ashley John Long - with the Craig Milverton Trio

ANDY COOPER - ex Kenny Ball JB with Chris Walker's Swingtet                                       

Annika Skoogh Quartet: 

Annika Skoogh & Orpheus

"Birds on a Wire"Julie Dunn & Charlotte Storey

Charlie Hearnshaw's "Munjenta Cafe" Latin Jazz Quintet                                                              

Chris Walker's Swingtet with ANDY COOPER

Chris Walker's Pedigree Jazz Band

City Steam Jazz Band

Clive Smith's Arcadia Jazz Band

Coach York

Craig Milverton Trio

Dan Pogorzelski Quartet  


Devon Youth Jazz Orchestra

DOMINIC ASHWORTH with the Craig Milverton Trio

Duncan Anselm Quintet

Fliss Gorst's "Jivestar" with Kai Hofmann

Fliss Gorst's "Bond Tribute"

The Fliss Gorst Quartet

The Gatsby Gang with Rachael Roberts

Jim Newton's Fifty Shades of Jazz

Jim Newton's Fifty Shades of Mainstream

John Shillito & his Select Four

Julie Dunn Trio:

JULIAN MARC STRINGLE "Tribute to Gershwin"

Kevin Sanders

La Vie en Rose

Laura Collins "Tribute to Gershwin"

Lee Gibson & the Martin Dale Quartet

Leigh Coleman with the Matt Carter Trio

Maggie Reeday Quartet 

Martin Dale Quartet

Matt Carter Quartet

Mike Denham - solo piano

"Misty Roses" - Sue King & Peter Fung

Neil Burns

Neil Maya's Brubeck Project

Pedigree Jazz Band

Pete Allen with Roger Marks' "Brass Farthings"

Pete Canter's "Light Flight"

Rachael Roberts

Richard Llewelyn


Roger Marks' Armada Jazz Band

Roger Marks' "Brass Farthings":

Roger Marks' Cornish Armada JB

Sunset Cafe Stompers

TBR Quartet with Rachael Roberts

Three Counties Swing Band with Kevin Dunn

Tony Roberts Quintet

Trichord - James & Hilda Clemas and Ed Jacobs

                      Gigs start at 8pm.  Tickets can be bought at the Door or in advance from Tina 01404 831 280                       

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  t.mackenney111@btinternet.com or phone 01404 831 280

                  Roger Beaujolais                                                      Neil Burns      

                      Kevin Sanders                                                      Coach York



     Since the Autumn of 2013 there have been monthly Jazz nights at the Tuckers Arms (EX13 7EG)

                                           in Dalwood, just off the A35 near Axminster.

 The best route to take is from the A35 between Axminster and Honiton.

 Turn off the A35 at Andrewshayes Holiday Park (EX13 7DY) and then immediately Right (to Dalwood)

  After 3/4 mile,  T junction, turn Left (to Dalwood).

  After 1/4 mile,  Crossroads turn Right into the Village.

  The Tuckers is on the RHS.  Car Park is opposite, up an alley.

The Tuckers Arms is in the centre of Dalwood

 EX13 7EG - on the north side of the A35

 between Axminster & Honiton

                 Excellent food & a warm welcome!