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Friday, 1st April 2016

Some lovely gigs coming up. This weekend I bring the PLAY group out to Colchester Arts Centre. Sunday 3 April, It’s been quite a while since I’ve played there so looking forward to that one. Also gigs at the Vortex Jazz Club and Jackdaw. Check out the gigs pages.

Colchester Arts Centre

Friday, 1st April 2016

Sunday, 3rd April 2016
7:00 pmto10:30 pm

Deirdre Cartwright’s ‘PLAY’ Group with Louise Elliott, Alison Rayner, Simon Pearson

Don’t miss this special reunion from the Cartwright group of the 1990’s who represented the UK at the Festival of European Jazz in Mexico City.

Original jazz fusion and latin tunes by Deirdre Cartwright from the albums Debut and Play,
feature the sax and virtuoso flute playing of Louise Elliott, bass Alison Rayner and Simon Pearson on drums.

“If there is a more complete guitarist in contemporary music than Deirdre Cartwright – I’d like to know who it is” Dave Gelly The Observer

“Cartwright’s coolly undulating Grant Green shuffle groove is one of the understated pleasure of UK’s contemporary fusion.” John Fordham

Doors 7pm
Music 7.30pm
£10 / £12

Thursday, 29th October 2015

This Sunday at the Eleanor Arms. Set from us and a jam session.

Sunday, 11th October 2015

Getting excited about my gig next Wednesday 14 Oct. buy tickets here

Wednesday, 23rd September 2015

The Play Group
I will be playing with one of my favourite lineups from the 1990’s at the Vortex on Wed 14 October.Featuring original tunes from the Debut and Play albums.