MARSDEN MECHANICS

MARSDEN MECHANICS

The community-owned hub of the beautiful West Yorkshire village of Marsden. We play host to gigs, events, fairs, festivals, workshops, meetings – everything a vibrant community needs. Since 2017 the building has been owned and run by Marsden Community Trust on behalf of the community of Marsden. Marsden Mechanics is home to Marsden Library & Information Centre, Marsden Community Association, Marsden Jazz Festival and Mikron Theatre Company. We’re also the headline venue for the annual Marsden Jazz Festival.
Download the full programme of gigs on at the Marsden Mechanics.

WHAT’S ON AT MARSDEN MECHANICS

Friday 7th October
MUSIC FROM 20:00

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A Soul and Funk collective playing classic and contemporary grooves from an eclectic range of prolific artists. The band is made up of 5 talented musicians based in Yorkshire, who each bring a high energy performance to create an enthralling live show.

Tickets £15

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Saturday 8TH OCTOBER
10:30 – 11:15

Musica Mirfield Swing band

Musica Kirklees is the lead organisation for the Music Education Hub in Kirklees. With various jazz groups and big bands playing in this slot.

Free entry

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Saturday 8TH OCTOBER
12:00 – 12:45

Musica Youth Jazz

Musica Kirklees is the lead organisation for the Music Education Hub in Kirklees. With various jazz groups and big bands playing in this slot.

Free entry

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Saturday 8TH OCTOBER
13:00 – 13:45

Musica Colne Valley Big Band

Musica Kirklees is the lead organisation for the Music Education Hub in Kirklees. With various jazz groups and big bands playing in this slot.

Free entry

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Saturday 8TH OCTOBER
13:45 – 14:25

Musica Holme Valley Big Band

Musica Kirklees is the lead organisation for the Music Education Hub in Kirklees. With various jazz groups and big bands playing in this slot.

Free entry

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Saturday 8th October
MUSIC FROM 19:00

TRYPL

LATIN JAZZ at its BEST – HIGHLY RECOMMENDED 

‘Headlining at The Mechanics – TRYPL is a collaboration of three of the UK’s finest Jazz Musicians whose credits are wide ranging and speak for themselves. 

 

TREVOR MIRES

Trombonist and composer

has performed with, among others, George Benson, recorded and toured with multi-instrumentalist James Morrison, toured with Michel Le Grand, and recorded with Pat Metheny, Toots Thielemans and David Sanborn. Trevor was a member of jazz funk band Jamiroquai and Incognito, recording and touring with both for a number of years. Trevor is currently trombonist/arranger for Sir Tom Jones, and recently toured with Randy Brecker’s European Big Band, as well as recording with Radiohead and performing with Alicia Keys, Beyoncé, and recording and performing with Mark Ronsony.

 

RYAN QUIGLEY

 One of the most in-demand trumpet players in the UK

Credits include Quincy Jones, Ron Carter, Aretha Franklin, Harry Connick Jr, George Michael, Gregory Porter, Michael Bublé and Robbie Williams. As a lead and guest principal trumpeter he has appeared with the Grammy-winning Metropole Orkest, the Halle Orchestra, the Berlin Staatskapelle, the Royal Northern Sinfonia, the BBC Scottish Symphony and Royal Scottish National Orchestras, the RTE Concert and Symphony Orchestras, and the BBC Big Band.

Ryan is a winner of a Parliamentary Jazz Award, Scottish Jazz Award and a UK Jazz Services Award.ed

 

PAUL BOOTH

Saxophone/Flute/Composer/Arranger performing recording and touring with 

The Eagles, Eric Clapton, Steely Dan, Carlos Santana, Van Morrison, The Allman Brothers Band, Bonnie Raitt, Chaka Khan, Kylie Minogue, Jamiroquai, Gregory Porter, Barry Manilow, Warren Haynes, Marti Pellow, Derek Trucks, Eddie Henderson, Geoffrey Keezer, Clarence Penn and Ingrid Jensen. He has worked with Incognito, Brand New Heavies and The BBC Big Band.

I’m not sure it’s possible to ‘name drop’ any more than this on a single gig advert.  WOW!

 

Tickets are only £19 – early booking recommended!  BOOK TICKETS HERE

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Sunday 9tH OCTOBER
MUSIC FROM 12:00

Marsden Swing

A member-led band, an eclectic mix of players and instruments playing a range of music, with Musical Director saxophonist Rod Mason.

Free entry

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Sunday 9th October
MUSIC FROM 16:30

des hurley and friends

An afternoon of traditional Irish music.Des has long been established as a highly respected fiddle player in demand both in Britain and Ireland.

Pay what you feel

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