Party Office
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Newcastle upon Tyne

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Proposed Concert Themes for 2018
Some of the ideas under consideration are as follows

Sidney Bechet with Duke Ellington's Washingtonians

A Coon-Sanders radio broadcast from Kansas City

The Benny Goodman Orchestra in 1935

New Orleans Owls

What would the Buddy Bolden band have sounded like?

Chick Webb

Jean Goldkette after Bix Beiderbecke left

Fats Waller numbers from the 1943 film "Stormy Weather"

New Orleans hits the Big Apple

The Gene Krupa trio

A history of hot drumming

The Washboard Rhythm Kings

Junie Cobb

Fletcher Henderson, 1926-1928

Duke Ellington's 1930s band

Tiny Parnham

Jack Pettis - the forgotten saxophone star

Early Coleman Hawkins

Red Nichols

The  Goofus Five

Pudney Dandridge

Festival themes will be confirmed in February. Check back here soon for more information.

We hope to see you in 2018!