Live Dates

Wednesday 6th November 2019 – THE NICKI ALLAN QUARTET JAZZ AT UCC, BRADFORD – , with Nicki on Piano and vocals, Adrian Knowles Double Bass, John Settle Drums and Rod Mason Saxophone. Join us for an evening of Standards Jazz, Joni Mitchell , improvisation and creative madness with some original music and great arrangements from this stellar band lineup. Doors open at 8pm and music at 9pm

Tuesday 3rd December 2019 –  THE MANHATTAN SOUND BIG BAND – Moorlands Social Club, Cleckheaton, Bradford  –  Nicki joins the Big Band as lead Vocalist for an evening of Christmas classic Swinging tunes and a joined by guest singer , Kind of Swing Gary Grace. from the Big Band Era and beyond. Music starts at 8.30pm. Door fees £5 apply.

Sunday 8th December 2019HEAD OF STEAM, LEEDS, – Christmas special with the Brendan Duffy Jazz Collective.  Nicki joins the lively, funky mayhem team again for a thrilling evening of  music and a great atmosphere from this Funky/latin line up and friendly venue in the heart of the city, next door to Leeds train station from 7.30pm until 10pm. Expect some festive, funked up tunes and musicians welcome to sit in!

Sunday 15th December 2019 JAZZ @ MONKMANS, CUNLIFFE ROAD, ILKLEY with Guitarist Derrick Harris and Nicki on piano and vocals. Book in for delightful French cuisine and traditional Sunday roast accompanied by Christmas jazz from this dazzling duo.  Booking recommended, click on the highlighted link for contact details. Performance from 12.30pm until 3pm.

Wednesday 29th January 2020 – Nicki Allan and Sam Dunn with the Peter Elsdon Trio, The Cask Inn,YOl 2LQ,  Scarborough. The A-Team from Hull University Jazz Faculty will be performing a stellar collection of straight ahead and mainstream Jazz from this dazzling line up of instrumental and vocal talents. The trio will also feature Chris Sykes on drums and Paul Baxter Double Bass. Not to be missed.

Thursday 30th January 2020 – JAZZ AT THE CROSS KEYS, YORK – The Nicki Allan Quintet featuring Nicki on keys and vocals performing songs from her forthcoming album and some classic swinging arrangements with a stellar line up including John Settle Drums, and Paul Chamberlain bass and Ian Chalk trumpet. Be early to get a seat at this packed, lunchtime jazz venue.

Thursday February 20th 2020Cucina Jazz Club, 106A Queen St, Morley, Leeds LS27 9EB. The Nicki Allan Quartet back by popular demand to perform at this boutique and popular jazz venue. Booking essential, click on the weblink to contact venue or call  0113 253 2113 to make a reservation.

Saturday March 7th 2020 – Nicki Allan & the Quartets – Wakefield, details TBC

Tuesday 7th April 2020THE MANHATTAN SOUND 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. Music starts at 8.30pm. Door fees £5 apply.

Wednesday 8th April 2020THE NICKI ALLAN QUARTET JAZZ AT UCC, BRADFORD – , with Nicki on Piano and vocals, Adrian Knowles Double Bass, John Settle Drums and Rod Mason Saxophone. Join us for an evening of Jazz Standards to Joni Mitchell and  improvisation, with some original music and stellar arrangements from this all-star  lineup. Doors open at 8pm and music at 9pm

Friday 11th April 2020 –  THE MANHATTAN SOUND BIG BAND – playing at BOSTON SPA JAZZ CLUB  –  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 bring your own drinks and nibbles Door fees £10 apply.

Wednesday 24th June 2020 – HEAD OF STEAM, HUDDERSFIELD – 

Fri 14th, Sat 15th August 2020 – ILKLEY JAZZ FESTIVAL WINTER GARDENS – date tbc