Live Dates

Sunday 18th March 2018  – The Harrogate Brasserie, 28 Cheltenham parade, Harrogate HG1 1DB – Piano & Vocals by Nicki and joined by special guest Nik svarc on Guitar, playing a selection of  Jazz standards & classic songs with lots of improvised solos from 6.30 till 9.30pm. Come in for a meal or just sit and enjoy the music with a drink or two and maybe a request or two!

Wednesday 28th March 2018JAZZ AT UCC, The Nicki Allan Project, featuring Nicki on Piano and Vocals, Joel Purnell on Saxophone, Josh Breirly Double Bass and John Settle on Drums will be performing their set of originals and jazz standards with their unique sound, at Undercliffe Cricket Club, Intake lane, Bradford from 8.30pm. Free Entry.

Tuesday 3rd April 2018THE MANHATTAN SOUND BIG BAND – Moorlands Social Club, Bradford Road, Cleckheaton. Nicki joins the Big Band as Vocalist for an evening of classic Swinging tunes from the Era. Music starts at 8.30pm. Door fees apply.

Thursday 12th April 2018 – The Harrogate Brasserie, 28 Cheltenham parade, Harrogate HG1 1DB – Piano & Vocals by Nicki playing a selection of cool Jazz standards, improvised solos, Some Joni Mitchell and a touch of Bach from 7pm till 10pm. Come in for a meal or just sit and enjoy the music with a drink.

Sunday 15th AprilLEEDS HEAD OF STEAM – Nicki Allan on Vocals singing with the Brendan Duffy Collective, A lively and excellent cohort of Leeds Jazz cats and entertaining band leader Brendan on Saxophone. Music from 7.30pm FREE entry.

Thursday 26th April 2018 – The Harrogate Brasserie, 28 Cheltenham parade, Harrogate HG1 1DB – Jazz Piano & Vocals by Nicki playing a selection of intimate Jazz standards, improvised solos, light pop, Joni Mitchell and a touch of Bach from 7pm till 10pm. Come in for a meal or just sit and enjoy the music with a drink.

Tuesday 8th May 2018THE MANHATTAN SOUND BIG BAND – Moorlands Social Club, Bradford Road, Cleckheaton. Nicki joins the Big Band as Vocalist for an evening of classic Swinging tunes from the Era. Music starts at 8.30pm. Door fees apply.

Thursday 17th May 2018 – The Harrogate Brasserie, 28 Cheltenham parade, Harrogate HG1 1DB – Jazz Piano & Vocals by Nicki playing a selection of intimate Jazz standards, improvised solos, light pop, Joni Mitchell and a touch of Bach from 7pm till 10pm. Come in for a meal or just sit and enjoy the music with a drink.

Sunday 20th May 2018  – The Harrogate Brasserie, 28 Cheltenham parade, Harrogate HG1 1DB – Piano & Vocals by Nicki and joined by special guest playing a selection of  Jazz standards & classic songs with lots of improvised solos from 6.30 till 9.30pm. Come in for a meal or just sit and enjoy the music with a drink or two and maybe a request or two!

Tuesday 5th June 2018THE MANHATTAN SOUND BIG BAND – Moorlands Social Club, Bradford Road, Cleckheaton. Nicki joins the Big Band as Vocalist for an evening of classic Swinging tunes from the Era. Music starts at 8.30pm. Door fees apply.

Saturday 16th June – HEADINGLEY MUSIC FESTIVAL @ HEART Community Centre, Headingley  with The Nicki Allan Project, Featuring Nicki on Piano/Vocals, Rod Mason Saxophones, Josh Brierly Bass and Steve Hanley Drums. Closing the festival this year with an eclectic mix of swinging hot tunes and cool grooves.

Sunday 17th June 2018 – Inkwell Jazz with The Nicki Allan & Andy Cholerton Jazz Duo.  Potternewton Lane, Chapel Allerton, Leeds – Nicki & Andy will be turning out rhapsodic renditions of wonderful hidden Jazz gems for their Father’s Day Performance. Don’t Miss! Entrance fee £8

Saturday 14th July 2018 ZEFFERELLIS JAZZ BAR, Ambleside, Windermere, Cumbria – THE NICKI ALLAN TRIO, featuring Nicki on Piano/Vocals, Ronnie Bottomley Drums and Bass Ian Mann, Performing great re-arrangements of standards, bosses, originals, all  music from their forthcoming new EP out this Summer.

Sunday July 22nd 2018 – JAZZLEEDS FESTIVAL PRESENTS IAN SHAW WITH SUPPORT FROM THE SEVEN JAZZ VOICES CHOIR – at Leeds College of Music Roof top room. Ticket info to follow or check out Jazzleeds for more details. Performance time 1.30pm. 

Wednesday 15th August 2018 – Ilkley Jazz festival @ Quinta – As part of the Ilkley Festival Nicki Allan Jazz piano & Vocals and Rod Mason Saxophones & percussion, will be performing an exciting programme of Jazz in this modern cuisine Restaurant from 7pm. Booking recommended. Details to follow.

Saturday September 1st 2018 – Chapel Allerton Alternative Festival Open day – Chapel Allerton Snooker club Car Park – Come and join the fun and be part of a whole weekend of Arts, Music and Crafts. The alternate festival, as it has been coined, runs adjacent to the main town festival on Chapel allerton high street and features a more ‘Jazz/Rock’ vibe  , featuring a great line up comprising of The Nicki Allan Band ( Derrick Harris, Jason Scott, Steve Hanley and Steve Crocker) Dudley Nesbit Steel Pans, Red Eye Rock Band, The Violets and more…Food stalls and very reasonable bar prices at the Club plus free entry. All we need is the Sun to shine for a terrific afternoon. Come along and tell your friends. Showtime from 12.30pm.

Tuesday 4th September 2018THE MANHATTAN SOUND BIG BAND – Moorlands Social Club, Bradford Road, Cleckheaton. Nicki joins the Big Band as lead Vocalist for an evening of classic Swinging tunes from the Big Band Era and beyond. Music starts at 8.30pm. Door fees £5 apply.