I’m delighted to announce that I will be celebrating my 70th birthday this year with a series of concerts with Neon Orchestra kindly supported by Arts Council England. There will be new music specially composed for the concerts and new arrangements of some old favourites.
Neon Orchestra – Stan’s 70th Birthday Tour
London Jazz Festival, Purcell Room: Tickets
Crookes Social Club (Sheffield Jazz). Show + Q & A with Stan Sulzmann: Tickets
Birmingham Conservatoire. Show + Workshop + Q & A with Stan Sulzmann: Tickets
Watermill Jazz, Dorking. Show + Q & A with Stan Sulzmann: Tickets
Nick Smart – MD
Dave Whitford – bass
Sarah Williams – bass trombone
Tim Giles – drums
Alex Munk – guitar
Nikki Iles – piano
Matt Sulzmann – saxophones
Stan Sulzmann – Band leader/ saxophones
Pete Hurt – tenor saxophone
Josh Arcoleo – tenor saxophone (not Watermill)
Martin Hathaway – alto saxophone
Alex Hitchcock – saxophone (Watermill only)
James Allsop – saxophone/bass clarinet
Mark Nightingale – trombone
Mark Bassey – trombone
Gordon Campbell – trombone
Henry Lowther – trumpet
Tom Walsh – trumpet
James Copus – trumpet
Noel Langley – trumpet
Johnny Mansfield – vibraphone
9th VORTEX Kingsland and Dalston Quartet with Nick Smart tpt, Ross Stanley hammond organ, Tim Giles drums. 8.30pm
21st Bonnington Theatre , Nottingham. Guest with VEIN TRIO ( from Switzerland) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ehAhu_1HJd8 8.30pm
1st Leeds College of Music (afternoon perf.) Guest with Miriam Ast vocal and Victor Gutierrez pno. Workshop/concert.
12th WATERMILL JAZZ, Betworth Golf Club Dorking Surrey. Guest with US musicians Marc Copland Trio (pno) , Drew Gress bass, Joey Barron drs. Marc is a long standing friend and colleague – – ( cd The Jigsaw on Basho with Bill Stewart and Larry Grenadier ).
26th Guest with Nikki Iles/ Karen Sharpe Quartet , The Meeting House, Ilminster http://www.themeetinghouse.org.uk/music/1949 8.00pm.
9th Guest soloist with Clark Tracey trio, Will Barry piano, Steve Watts bass. Clark Tracey drums Malting Arts Centre, St Albans 7.30pm
21st Trio concert with Nikki Iles and Dave Green bass . 1000 Trades, 16 Frederick St , B1 3HE Birmingham . Tel 0121 233 2693. 7.45 pm
30th All That Jazz Fest, Naturist Foundation , Brocken Hurst, North Kent Guest with Miriam Ast/ Victor Gutierez Duo . 2 X 50 mn Sets, 4.30pm and 7.45pm.
22nd Guest soloist with Trevor Tomkins group. Milford Arms, Isleworth 8.30
22/23/24 MehrClef Summer School University Of Chichester.
24th Bill Evans Anniversary Tribute Concert at Royal Welsh college Of Music . Guest with Norma Winstone voice, Nikki Iles piano,Dave Green bass.
31st CD LAUNCH ‘SHADOW PAINTING’ Quartet with Nick Smart tpt,Ross Stanley hammond organ, Tim Giles drs at 606 club Lots Rd Chelsea 8.30pm
9th Guest with Norma Winstone, Nikki Iles at Riverhouse Barn, Walton On Thames Surrey 8.30pm
17 STAN SULZMANN / NIKKI ILES DUO Cambridge Jazz festival 2019 (10.30am /1.30 Workshop.) 3.00/5.00 Duo Concert CUC Wine Bar Cambridge.
30th Guest with NICK SMART / NIKKI ILES Quintet ( Dave Whitford bass and Tim Giles Drums) . Leighton Buzzard Library Theatre.7.30pm