Live Dates

Thursday 10th October 2019 – ORCA @ Cucina Jazz Night, 106A Queen St, Morley, Leeds LS27 9EB  from 8.30pm. Tickets available from the venue, booking advisable.  0113 253 2113

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 myself on piano and vocals for some Christmas jazz and maybe a few carols! Booking recommended, click on the highlighted link for contact details. Playing from 12.30pm until 3pm.

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 plus Brass, at this lively, lunchtime jazz venue.

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