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Oldbury band announced to perform at the finale of this year’s Jazz Festival in Sandwell | Sandwell Council

Oldbury band announced to perform at the finale of this year’s Jazz Festival in Sandwell

Published 7th July 2022

Neil Coley Big Band
Neil Coley Big Band

Tickets are now on sale for the Neil Coley Big Band at Central Library West Bromwich on Sunday 24 July at 7.30pm.

The Oldbury band will close the festival which is now in its 38th year. The Neil Coley Big Band is a 17-piece made up of professionals and talented amateurs. With a repertoire that ranges from early 1920s material to the present day, they play a mix of the best of jazz, swing and big band jazz, including Latin, blues, soul and arrangements of modern pop classics.

Tickets for the event are available at £10 from Ticket Source.

Other performances are free to attend and many will also be live-streamed for those unable to attend in person.

Events are free unless otherwise stated.
•            Friday 15 July, 12pm, Wednesbury Museum & Art Gallery: Simon Spillett Quartet
•            Friday 15 July, 7pm, Lightwoods Park Bandstand, Bearwood: The Shufflepack
•            Friday 15 July, 7.30pm, Central Library West Bromwich: Alan Barnes and Dave Newton*
•            Saturday 16 July, 2pm, Wednesbury Museum & Art Gallery: Florence Joelle
•            Saturday 16 July, 6pm, Blackheath Library: New Street Authors
•            Saturday 16 July, 7pm, Blackheath Library: B.D. Lenz (USA)*
•            Sunday 17 July, 2pm, Bromwich Hall (Manor House), Stone Cross: Shakedown Brothers
•            Sunday 17 July, 7.30pm, Thimblemill Library, Smethwick: The Shufflepack*
•            Monday 18 July, 7.30pm, Great Bridge Library: Chris Bowden Quartet*
•            Wednesday 20 July, 7.30pm, Cradley Heath Library: Grandma’s Biscuit Tin*
•            Thursday 21 July, 7.30pm, Great Barr Library: Playing Django*
•            Friday 22 July, 7.30pm, Bleakhouse Library, Oldbury: Apex Jazz & Swing Band*
•            Saturday 23 July, 7pm, Wednesbury Library: Val Wiseman*
•            Sunday 24 July, 2pm, Haden Hill House, Cradley Heath: The Nitecrawlers
•            Sunday 24 July, 2.30pm, Oak House Museum, West Bromwich: John Hemming & The Jazz Lobbyists
•            Sunday 24 July, 7.30pm, Central Library West Bromwich: Neil Coley Big Band (Tickets £10 from Ticketsource)
(* denotes a live streamed event)

These listings are correct at the time of printing but may be subject to change beyond Sandwell Council’s control.

Fine out the latest details and information on live streamed events.