JAZZ GIGS & EVENTS
Brian O’Connor ‘Images of Jazz’ photographic exhibition at The Clocktower Cafe, Croydon.
Monday, April 02, 2018 - Friday, April 27, 2018
We have received the following information regarding this event;
Images of Jazz’ coming to Croydon
An exhibition of Brian O’Connor’s wonderful jazz photos will be at the Clocktower Café, 9 Katherine St, Croydon CR9 1ET from 2 to 27 April. The free exhibition is open from 9am to 5pm, Monday – Saturday, with live jazz every Thursday between 12.15 and 2.15pm.
The official opening will be at 2pm on Saturday 7 April, with music by Neal and Sue Richardson, and Andy Panayi.
Brian has been photographing jazz for more than 40 years, and wrote about his experiences here. His book Brian O’Connor’s Images of Jazz can be ordered here.
Live jazz on Thursdays has been a regular feature at the Clocktower for many years and among YouTube clips of performances are ones by the Gabriel Garrick Trio playing Blue Monk, and the Vasilis Xenopoulos quartet with Moanin’.
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