Live Dates

Sunday 1st May – Northern Swing Orchestra @ Swillington Miners Welfare Club, Wakefield Rd,  Leeds LS26 8DT Nicki Joins the Swing Orchestra once again for a Sunday afternoon of classic Big Band and dancing tunes. Don’t miss! From 1pm – 3.30pm. Entrance Fee £7

Sunday 5th June – The Peace Hall, Halifax – Jonathan Wyatt’s Northern Swing Orchestra – Nicki joins the Big Band as vocalist for an afternoon of  classic Swinging to pop tunes  from the Big Band Era and beyond to celebrate the Queen’s 70th Jubilee weekend.

Friday 24th June – The Ivy, Harrogate – Nicki will be performing in a duo as a Jazz Piano vocalist accompanied by Jazz Guitarist Jeff Hewer for an evening of diners and song. From 7pm till 10pm, booking a table essential, please click on the web link for more details of how to book.

Saturday 25th June – Todber Valley Holiday Park, Gin and Jazz Evening – Burnley Rd, Clitheroe BB7 4JJ – Nicki and her trio, the MPR jazz trio will be performing in the room between 8 and 10pm.

Sunday 26th June – The Ivy, Harrogate – Nicki performs as a solo Jazz Piano vocalist accompanied by Jazz Guitarist Jeff Hewer for an evening of diners and song. From 7pm till 10pm, booking a table essential, please click on the web link for more details of how to book.

TUESDAY 5th July – THE MANHATTAN BIG BAND – Moorlands Social Club, Cleckheaton, Bradford  –  Nicki joins the Big Band as lead Vocalist for an evening of  classic Swinging tunes  from the Big Band Era and beyond celebrating American music and independence. Music starts at 8.30pm. Door fees £5 apply. THIS DATE HAS BEEN CANCELLED, THE BAND WILL BE BACK IN AUGUST AT CLECKHEATON

Thursday 14th July – The Ronnie Bottomley 18-piece jazz Orchestra GALA CHARITY CONCERT, in aid of Pinderfields NHS Hospital. Hosted at Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, Wakefield, WF1 3QX. Nicki Joins Ronnie and the Big band alongside vocalist Eddie Martell to deliver an evening of pure Big Band, Swing and Ballads penned from Ronnie’s own hand. NOT TO BE MISSED. Tickets £15 available from Colin call on 07836 795761 for a reservation.

Sunday 17 JULY – HEAD OF STEAM, LEEDS, –  with the Brendan Duffy Jazz Collective.  Nicki joins the lively, funky  team again THIS TIME ON KEYS for a thrilling evening of  music and mayhem in a great inner city relaxed pub venue . Funky/latin line up and friendly venue in the heart of the city, next door to Leeds train station from 7.30pm until 10pm. Musicians and singers welcome to sit in!

Sunday 24th July – Guest vocalist with the Reg Hargreaves trio at Batley Central WMC – Nice to be back again at this lunchtime jazz venue for dancing and good music with the super band of musicians. Free entrance and music starts at 1.30pm.

TUESDAY 2ND AUGUST – THE MANHATTAN BIG BAND – Moorlands Social Club, Cleckheaton, Bradford  –  Nicki joins the Big Band as lead Vocalist for an evening of  classic Swinging tunes  from the Big Band Era and beyond celebrating American music and independence. Music starts at 8.30pm. Door fees £5 apply.

TUESDAY 6TH SEPTEMBER – THE MANHATTAN BIG BAND – Moorlands Social Club, Cleckheaton, Bradford  –  Nicki joins the Big Band as lead Vocalist for an evening of  classic Swinging tunes  from the Big Band Era and beyond celebrating American music and independence. Music starts at 8.30pm. Door fees £5 apply.

TUESDAY 4TH OCTOBER – THE MANHATTAN BIG BAND – Moorlands Social Club, Cleckheaton, Bradford  –  Nicki joins the Big Band as lead Vocalist for an evening of  classic Swinging tunes  from the Big Band Era and beyond celebrating American music and independence. Music starts at 8.30pm. Door fees £5 apply.

Wednesday 19th October 2022 – Bedale and Northallerton Jazz ClubThe Nicki Allan Quintet return for the Autumn lunchtime season launch of a series of lunchtime Jazz Gigs at this ever- popular jazz venue. Featuring Brass frontline of Rod Mason and Eugene Farrar and Nicki’s Trio; Phil Kampen and Paul Smith, who will be performing an array of classic standards from Nina Simone, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holliday and many, many more with her quintessential band of musicians.

Saturday 22nd October 2022 – Leyburn Jazz Festival 2022 – The Nicki Allan Trio will be performing @ The Golden Lion lunchtime from 12.15pm until 3.30pm with her band including Adrian Knowles on Double bass. Check out the full festival schedule here.

Tuesday 13th December – HEART Headingley Arts and Enterprise – The Nicki Allan Quintet – returning for the 2nd year for another Christmas special featuring songs from our recent album ‘Christmas Wrapping‘. Link coming later.

FRIDAY 6TH OCTOBER 2023 JAZZ AT THE PRIESTLY JATP – The Nicki Allan Quintet – A welcome return to this Bradford gem of a jazz club for the quartet plus trombone player Kevin Holbrough. Come and join us for some awesome straight ahead jazz arrangements with this stellar line up of musicians.