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JAZZ BOURNEMOUTH To find out more visit saga.co.uk/dorset-jazz Jazz in Dorset Get toe-tapping with four nights of live jazz music from leading bands, two jazz talks and an excursion to Compton Acres, with two dates and two programmes to choose from! 4 nights HALF BOARD from 479^ Departing: Jul 8 (499) and Sep 30 (479), 2019. Holiday code: AN398 All breakfasts and dinners Four live jazz sessions from four top bands Two jazz talks A visit to Compton Acres Jazz host Porterage at your hotel Cancellation rights l l l l l l l Single rooms at no extra cost* Queens Hotel QQQ This privately-owned 3-star hotel is ideally situated in a quiet part of Bournemouth's elegant East Cliff area, less than a mile from the town centre and Boscombe Pier. There are 109 simple yet traditionallystyled bedrooms. Chris Pearce's Frenchmen Street Jazz Band Jazz supremo Pete Allen Queens Hotel Your jazz programme Look forward to four evenings of live jazz from four different jazz bands, and two jazz-related talks from your host. Your holiday also includes a half-day visit to Compton Acres to see the glorious gardens, covering over 10 acres and home to some 3,000 plant species. Departure: July 8 2019 JB Jazz and Blues This five-piece band, led by John Beckingham on piano, performs a fast-moving set of vocals and instrumentals from the 1940s onwards including classics from Louis Jordan, Louis Prima, Duke Ellington and Hoagy Carmichael, and other favourite jazz standards. Savannah Jazz Band After nearly three decades of worldwide performances, the Savannah Jazz Band has gained an international reputation for their style and spirit. Banjo, trombone, cornet and clarinet means this six-piece ensemble exudes fun and excitement. Martin Bennett's Old Green River Band Enjoy jazz, boogie and blues music from this band, evoking New Orleans and the Deep South. Washington Whirligig. This band play music ranging from early New Orleans to mainstream jazz, blues and swing. Departure: September 30, 2019: In addition to the JB Jazz and Blues Band and Washington Whirligig (see above) look forward to hearing: Dart Valley Stompers Led by founder Jeremy Huggett, the six-piece Dart Valley Stompers will get you out of your chairs and on your feet with their lively interpretations in traditional and New Orleans styles. Chris Walker's Pedigree Jazz Band This 6-piece band present a Salute Trad Jazz, a programme which celebrates the jazz of the Trad Boom period of the 1950s and 1960s as popularised by names such as Acker Bilk, Chris Barber and Kenny Ball. Jazz in Dorset - Queens Hotel - Bournemouth. ^All prices are s per person based on two people sharing and are subject to availability. Single rooms: *Limited number of single rooms at no extra cost subject to availability, after which a supplement may apply. Please visit saga.co.uk/holidays or call for further details. See enclosed Essential Information. To book see page 67 and call FREE on 0800 414 444 or visit saga.co.uk/special-interests19 Please quote SPN34 23