Jazz up the weekend

PUBLISHED: 18:06 27 September 2006 | UPDATED: 09:56 24 May 2010

SMITHS Hotel in Weston will host a superb weekend of jazz with five concerts starting Friday night

SMITHS Hotel in Weston will host a superb weekend of jazz with five concerts starting Friday night.Five quality bands have been selected to satisfy jazz fans who appreciate a variety of styles.Roy Pellett's Dixie Five will get things started with a performance at the hotel on Knightstone Road at 8pm tonight. Tomorrow, Annie Noel and Denny Hutchinson's Trio will play from 1-4pm, followed by Gordon Whitworth's Bix Tribute Band from 8-11pm.On Sunday, Chris Walker's Swingtet will go on stage from 1-4pm, with Roger Mark's Armada Jazz Band following from 8-11pm.Individual tickets are available from £8 for afternoon gigs and £10 for evening sessions, or tickets for all five gigs are available at £40. For tickets call George Giles on 01275 878557.

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