Live Dates

Tuesday 1st March 2020 – THE 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.

Tuesday 5th April 2022 – THE MANHATTAN SOUND BIG BANDCANCELLED DUE TO COVID 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 13th April 2022 – THE NICKI ALLAN QUARTET – JAZZ AT UCC, BRADFORD, Intake Lane, Bradford, BD2 3JR – with Nicki on Piano and vocals, Adrian Knowles Double Bass, John Settle Drums and Rod Mason Saxophone. Join us for an evening of Blues to Bebop with some fine original compositions and stellar arrangements from this all-star  lineup including Rod Mason, John Settle and Adrian Knowles.  Doors open at 8pm and music starts at 9pm. Free Entry.

Thursday 21st April – City Vaults – The Nicki Allan Quartet, 33 Hustlergate, Bradford BD1 1RE – Nicki on Piano and vocals, Adrian Knowles Double Bass, John Settle Drums and Rod Mason Saxophone. Join us for an evening of Blues to Bebop with some funky compositions and swinging arrangements from this all-star  lineup including Rod Mason, John Settle and Adrian Knowles.  Doors open at 8pm and music starts at 9pm. Free Entry.

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

TUESDAY 3RD MAY – 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. Music starts at 8.30pm. Door fees £5 apply.

Friday 13th May – The Ivy, Harrogate – Nicki will be performing at this prestigious restaurant as a Jazz Piano vocalist accompanied by Bassist Adrian Knowles for an evening of dinner and song. From 7pm till 10pm, booking a table essential. please click on the title link for more details of how to book.

Sunday 22nd May 2022 – HEAD OF STEAM, LEEDS, –  with the Brendan Duffy Jazz Collective.  Nicki joins the lively, funky team again on piano can vocals 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!

Friday 24th June – The Ivy, Harrogate – Nicki will be performing 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.

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.

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.

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