talk for Guildford Jazz Festival


Delighted to be giving my Age of Jazz talk for the Guildford Jazz Festival, and to be part of a great lineup. Expect an overview of the early years up to the Second World War.  Full details are here.

The Age of Jazz lecture at Tyneside Arts Society


Delivering my lecture on the early years of jazz – fascinating subject – for the Tyneside Arts Society. Here’s the web link for more information

Age of Jazz lecture for Arts Society Norwich


Delivering my lecture on the origins of jazz for the Arts Society Norwich – it’s the society’s 50th anniversary celebration lecture.  Visitors welcome – the venue is the John Innes Centre, Norwich Research Park, Colney Lane, Norwich NR4 7UH