image for Music - Jazz item typeIlkley Summer Festival - Jazz At The Bandstand at Ilkley Bandstand

Music - Jazz, Sun 20 Aug 2017, free entry

Ilkley Summer Festival

Ilkley Summer Festival


Dales Jam are a Community Jazz band from Skipton, performing under the guidance of, Richard Ormrod.

Dales Jam was formed in 2003 by a group of people of all ages and musical abilities, who wanted a time and a place to meet up and play music. Since then, under the guidance of a professional music director (Richard Ormrod) the band has grown in numbers and meets at Ermysteds School in Skipton. Dales Jam are a community Jazz Band based in Skipton and rehearse on a Monday night between 7 and 9.30 pm, as many as 35 people gather for a weekly workshop to learn and have fun.

Their music is Jazz bus has influences of African, Klezmer, Cuban, Asian together with Stevie Wonder, John Mclaughlin and John Coltrane tunes. For more information about the band why not visit their website at

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 20 Aug 2017 15:30


Free entry



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