OUR NEXT CONCERT,  MAY 26th - CHRIS HODGKINS trumpet, JINJOO YOO piano, WAYNE WILKINSON guitar, ALISON RAYNOR bass  - SEE WHAT'S ON PAGE FOR DETAILS

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Welcome to the Wigan Jazz Club, bringing quality local, national and international jazz to the North-West of England for over 30 years. We meet monthly on the last Sunday of each month from September to June, with occasional additional special events. We support and give a performance platform to Wigan Youth Jazz Orchestra, as well as our own Wigan Jazz Club Big Band. We are closely associated with the annual Wigan International Jazz Festival. WJC has been listed in The Independent as one of the top 50 jazz venues in the UK. Find out what's on, how to join, details of artists, photographs of concerts, how to contact us and links to other sites. 

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NEXT CONCERT AT WIGAN JAZZ CLUB

SUNDAY MAY 26th - 12.30pm start

 THE CHRIS HODGKINS INTERNATIONAL QUARTET

CHRIS HODGKINS trumpet

JINJOO YOO piano

WAYNE WILKINSON guitar

ALISON RAYNER bass

Chris is a man of many talents - musician, bandleader, administrator, author, broadcaster & much more. For this show he has recruited New York pianist Jinjoo Yoo, Texan guitarist Wayne Wilkinson & London bassist Alison Rayner. The music will comprise a mixture of standards and four originals specially written for this tour that celebrates musicians band members have known with a story to tell. Don't miss the chance to see this special show. 

To hear an interview with Jinjoo Yoo go to our What's On page where a link can be found

 

Whelley Ex-Servicemen's Club, Vauxhall Road, Wigan WN1 3LU

Admission (12, 11.50, 11).  Pay on door or get online tickets.

Click to buy tickets online

 

 

Club sessions are normally on the last Sunday lunchtime of each month (September-June) from 12.30 pm to 3.30 pm. Current programme
Throughout the year there are special events - details are published on this site, in our flyers and in Jazz UK magazine.
Concerts are open to both members and non-members. The concessionary price for members will more than repay the cost of membership. 
The Club is closely associated with the world-renowned Wigan International Jazz Festival, held each July, and members receive advance booking information and concessionary prices. 
Many of the club sessions feature our own jazz orchestra - the multi award-winning Wigan Youth Jazz Orchestra

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