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Nov 02, 2014 14:25 GMT Pete Cater Big Band The UK's foremost big band drummer/bandleader Pete Cater marks 20 years of his award winning orchestra with a one-off London concert. Despite highly successful albums Pete has renounced recording and says "The only way to experience our music now is to come and hear it live", and hot on the heels of the movie Whiplash, big band jazz is experiencing an unprecedented surge in popularity.

Feb 01, 2013 09:30 GMT Hideaway Hideaway jazz club in Streatham is celebrating its third birthday with a huge 2 day party on 15th & 16th February. Basement Jaxx singer Brendan Reilly will be leading the festivities with a live band playing classic funk & soul to get everyone in the party spirit. Since opening in 2010 the venue has been so successful the main room had to be expanded, and a live comedy room and a cafe added.

Jan 24, 2013 09:39 GMT Hideaway Valentine’s night at Hideaway live music venue in Streatham will transport couples back to the romance and cool glamour of 1960s Vegas. The sounds of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and the Rat Pack legends will create the mood and feel of the heyday of The Sands Hotel and Casino, down at the stylish jazz venue in Empire Mews, SW16.

Tour the Finnish West Coast for a Summer You’ll Never Forget!

Apr 19, 2012 13:49 BST Visit Finland Finland’s West Coast is scattered with cities, villages and islands that come to life in the summer. Coastal lifestyle, wooden old towns and countless events charm both locals and visitors. Tour the west coast for festivals, sun, sandy beaches, lighthouse islands and a whole lot more.

Oct 21, 2011 13:21 BST Eden Project The Eden Café is preparing for a night of jaunty gypsy jazz and Eastern-European swing with Maniere des Bohémienson Friday October 28.

Jun 14, 2010 14:43 BST REGISTRY OF GUITAR TUTORS Registry of Guitar Tutors (RGT) has released the first ever full range of Jazz Guitar Performance Diplomas. The new Diplomas provide a structured programme specifically designed to take guitarists’ playing skills from Grade 8 standard to that of a professional jazz musician. The RGT Jazz Guitar Diplomas syllabus can be downloaded free of charge from www.RGT.org