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30th Sep 2014

New Music Month

at Good Evening No.178 New Cross Throughout October

New Music Month celebrates the work of leading young composers and musicians in South London. It brings New Music into everyday life and aims to create a space for and culture of engagement and enjoyment in a social setting. The thread of Jazz runs through a program that draws on influences from Greece to across Africa, Modern Art Music to Contemporary Jazz. 

(No.178 New Cross Road, SE14 5AA, Thursdays 8pm)

02.10.14 / Valia Calda
Jazz / World Music inspired by Greek Folk tradition, drawing on a vast variety of influences. A music combining Mediterranean sounds, Jazz harmonies, complex Balkan rhythms and free improvisation. Founded by the Ziarkas  brothers.

09.10.14 / Lewis Wright Quartet
New Jazz Music Preview from the acclaimed quartet, Lewis Wright (Vibraphone), Nathaniel Facey (Alto Saxophone), Tom Farmer (Double Bass), Shaney Forbes (Drums). “Forward looking, risk taking, creative music”.

16.10.14 / Fergus Ireland Quartet
From leading Double Bassist and Composer Fergus Ireland, New Music drawing on diverse influences from Jazz, Contemporary and Electronic music. Josh Arcoleo (Tenor Saxophone), Mike Soper (Trumpet), Elliot Galvin (Piano) and George Bird (Drums).

23.10.14 / Glasshopper
Progressive Jazz. The emotional, sophisticated compositions of Jonathan Chung (Saxophone) performing with James Kitchman (Guitar) and Corrie Dick (Drums), stretching the work through improvisation. Glasshopper on Soundcloud

30.10.14 / Groundation 
Progressive Afro Jazz Music drawing on and re-imaging those rich traditions. Lead by Double Bassist, Gary Crosby OBE, celebrated musician, and facilitator of musical and cultural good in collaboration with Nathaniel Facey (Saxophone),Shirley Tetteh (Guitar) and Moses Boyd (Drums).

26th Sep 2014

28.09.14 - Good Evening Jazz Jam with Sheila M. Maurice-Grey at The Royal Albert

Heavy Swing, Cool & Orleans Jazz from soulful young trumpeter Sheila M. Maurice-Grey with a serious band! Super swinging music in the front room and extra special drinks from the back thanks to The Royal Alberts Octopump Ale & Cidre Festival! (28.09.14 / 8pm / The Royal Albert Pub / 460 New Cross Road / SE14 6TJ)

23rd Sep 2014

New Music Month at No.178 New Cross Road October Listings

New Music Month explores and celebrates the work of leading young composers and musicians in South London. It brings New Music into everyday life and aims to create a space for and culture of engagement and enjoyment in a social setting. 


Valia Calda

New World / Jazz


Lewis Wright Quartet 

New Music / Jazz w. Vibraphone


Fergus Ireland Quintet 

New Jazz Music



(Jonathan Chung)

Progressive Jazz Trio



(Gary Crosby)

Progressive Afro Jazz

All Performances start at 8pm, Thursday Nights in October at No.178 New Cross Road, SE14 5AA.

9th Sep 2014

09.09.14 - Mark Kavuma Quartet at Good Evening Cable Cafe

From Cool to Hot, Swing to Bebop and Down to Old New Orleans, happening trumpeter Mark Kavuma got it. Come get it! (09.09.14. 8pm. Cable Cafe 8 Brixton Road. SW9 6BU)

6th Sep 2014 | 1 note

07.09.14 - Sunday Night 8pm at The Royal Albert World Beat Explosion with Orchestre Du Mont-Plaisant! Drawing on Dance Music Traditions of the World. From Congolese Soucous, Ethiopian Jazz & Groove to South American Cumbia and Blues. From France and Italy via The Globe! 

4th Sep 2014

04.09.14 - "Malphino" Cumbia & Tropical Special at Good Evening No.178 New Cross

Malphino! Latin American Explosion! From Brazilian Forró to Colombian Cumbia via a variety of tropical rhythms and Italian film score. Hailing from all corners of the world (Japan, Malaysia, Réunion island and the Philippines) and venturing to a Mystical Island…

No.178 is the place for culture, community, great food and drink in New Cross Gate. (04.09.14, 8pm, 178 New Cross Road, SE14 5AA)

20th Aug 2014

'Round Swing Month at No.178 New Cross Road

Exploring Swing and the Music it came from and to at No.178 New Cross

From Early Jazz to Bebop ‘Round Swing brings the sound of swing musics journey to life every Thursday in August at No.178. Each performance presents a different band and style, unified by that feel that underpins great Jazz Music… Toe Tapping, Hand Clapping, Swing!

07.08.14 / 8pm / Mark Kavuma Quartet / Heavy Swing

14.08.14 / 8pm / Piers Haynes / Bebop

21.08.14 / 8pm / The Red Roosters / Early Vocal Jazz

28.08.14 / 8pm / Harry Sankey & Kourosh Kanani / Gypsy Swing


20th Aug 2014

24.08.14 - Good Evening BBQ Jazz Jam with Moses Body at The Royal Albert

BBQ & Jazz Jam Special with happening young drummer, musical leader Moses Boyd and the chefs of The Royal Albert cooking up good times! (24.08.14. BBQ 1-8pm / Music 8pm. The Royal Albert Pub. 460 New Cross Road. SE14 6TJ)

31st Jul 2014

31.07.14 - Moses Boyd Exodus: New Music at Good Evening No.178 New Cross

A Heavy Grande Finale to Good Evenings New Music Month at No.178 New Cross… Moses Boyd Exodus! An adventure through Music, Percussion lead from Jazz to everywhere! (31.07.14, 8pm. No.178 New Cross Road, SE14 5AA)

31st Jul 2014

05.08.14 - Ferg Ireland Trio at Good Evening Cable Cafe

Heavy Jazz Music from an exceptional Trio. Leading double bassist Ferg Ireland with James Maddren and Nat Facey re-imagining great Jazz Music, making great Jazz Music! (05.08.14, 8pm, Cable Cafe, 8 Brixton Road, SW9 6BU)