We Mourn the Loss of Peter Staples, our Founder Drummer

Posted by on Nov 12, 2012 in News | 4 comments

Peter Staples, who died 3rd November, was a well-known figure in Stockport.   As a youngster  he played centre right for the Stockport Boys Football Team, and was in the 1948 International Final against Liverpool.   At Stockport the game was a 1-all draw and the match was  then replayed at Liverpool  and it finished again a 1-all draw.  Instead of playing extra time it was decided that the two teams would share the trophy and keep it for...

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New Band Photographs by David Buszard

Posted by on Mar 16, 2012 in News | 0 comments

Many of our supporters (jazzfans) have very interesting occupations or hobbies. David Buszard is an exceptional photographer who specializes in birds. His action pictures of these lovely creatures are really wonderful and the new photographs within the website of Mart Rodger Manchester Jazz are also his. These were taken during the filming of a new video recently. We say a really big “THANK YOU” to David for producing some outstanding...

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Another Great Goostrey Evening In Aid Of St. Luke’s Hospice, Winsford

Posted by on Dec 8, 2011 in News | 1 comment

We played our third 2011 concert on Saturday 26th November at Goostrey Village Hall to a full house.  Charlie Bentley was back with us for this performance where the audience and the band all had an excellent time.   The crowning glory for the evening was that we raised another £463 for St. Luke’s Hospice, Winsford and that makes the GRAND TOTAL £8,188.38.   Mart keeps saying we have reached a lovely fulfillment of life in playing our...

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Special Offer on all Purchases!

Posted by on Dec 8, 2011 in News | 0 comments

PRICES – SPECIAL OFFERS: Cassette Tapes Peter Mandelson and his “Car Scrappage Scheme” caused the demand for our cassette tapes to fall dramatically. We are offering a special deal for “T’Ain’t Nobody’s Bizness If We Do” “Manchester Delighted” and “Moments Like This” all three for £2.50 including First Class Postage. This offer is for the first 50 orders. Thereafter “T’Ain’t Nobody’s Bizness If We Do” and...

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Special Offer on Cassette Tapes!

Posted by on Nov 28, 2011 in News | 0 comments

**Special Offer** Peter Mandelson and his “Car Scrappage Scheme” caused the demand for our cassette tapes to fall dramatically.   We are offering a special deal for “T’Ain’t Nobody’s Bizness If We Do” “Manchester Delighted” and “Moments Like This” all three for £2.80 including First Class Postage.  This offer applies for the first 50 orders.   Thereafter “T’Ain’t Nobody’s Bizness If We Do”  and “Moments...

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