• Welcome to Mart Rodger Manchester Jazz

    Welcome to Mart Rodger Manchester Jazz

    Mart Rodger Manchester Jazz was formed in 1982. To this day they play their jazz based on the Traditional (TRAD) or Dixieland style. Four of the original  founder musicians are still members of the band. Manchester is included in the title of the band because most of the players spent their young days performing at…

  • Welcome to our New Band Member!

    Welcome to our New Band Member!

    The band are excited to welcome Eric Newton who has agreed to play Clarinet for us. You can read all about Eric here – Eric Newton – Short Bio Join us on Sunday 28th July at Bramhall to see him play !

  • The Future of Manchester Jazz

    Following the sudden and devastating loss of Mart, it is hardly surprising that the Band has had to take stock and make a decision about the future. We are pleased to announce that Louis Lince, our Banjo/Guitar maestro has poked his head above the parapet to lead the Band going forward. The events page shows…

  • Goostrey Gig Cancelled

    For reasons beyond our control, we are sad to announce that we have had to cancel our fund raising night at Goostrey Village Hall.   Apologies to all who had been looking forward to this event which has been so popular in past years.

  • End of Monthly Afternoon Session at Poynton Legion Club

    Mart Rodger Manchester Jazz announce last Poynton Gig

  • Newsletter 82 Out Now!

    Get your copy of our latest newsletter by clicking the link below – Newsletter No 82 – April 2018

  • Newsletter 81 Out Now!

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