Last updated on 19 January 2021

 

To engage Pete, or for general enquiries, please contact Dee Parsons on 07501 821385 or email her at deeparsons@outlook.com.

Please note that dates and details can be subject to change without notice. In order to check, please ring the number given for that event (if any). Otherwise please use the contact details given above.

 

THE NEW YEAR.  Pete looks forward to performing for you again this year, once social-distancing is a thing of the past and it becomes financially feasible to hold an event again. In the meantime, he can only hope that you will stay safe, well and positive, and keep playing those CDs!

THE BAND. The Pete Allen Band line-up for 2021 will be Pete Allen (clarinet, saxes and vocals), Roger Marks (trombone), James Clemas (piano and vocals), Dave Hanratty (bass) and Jim Newton (drums).

RESIDENCIES.  In 2021, Pete plans to have residencies at Bodmin (Bodmin Jail Hotel), Minehead (Regal Theatre), Newbury (Deanwood Park Golf Club) and Sidmouth.

Dates for Minehead (Wednesday afternoons) and Newbury (Sunday afternoons) have now been arranged (see below), but will of course be subject to change/cancellation according to the Coronavirus situation at that time. Dates for Bodmin are awaiting confirmation.

Venue and dates for Sidmouth will be announced in due course.

 

PETE’S SOLO MUSIC SHOW.  When restrictions are eventually eased, please bear in mind the following.   If anyone is planning a small garden party or similar social event, Pete’s Solo Music Show will be the perfect answer.  He is very versatile and will tailor the show to the needs and tastes of host and guests.  (See the Solo Music Show page of this website.) To engage Pete, or to find out more, please email deeparsons@outlook.com or ring her on 07501 821385.

 

PETE’S AUTOBIOGRAPHY and CDs.  Pete’s book On the Beat: My Life as a Jazz Musician can be obtained by post, as can certain of his CDs The book is £10 + p&p £2.50 = £12.50 and the CDs are £10 each + p&p £2 = £12.00 each. The CDs currently available are On the Beat, I Wish You Love, Caravan and 21 Years On. To order, please contact Dee Parsons at deeparsons@outlook.com or by ringing her on 07501 821385.

 

2021

 

MARCH 2021

Friday 19th:  Ongar, EssexCANCELLED. Pete Allen Jazz Band at Ongar Jazz Club.

 

MAY 2021

Wednesday 5th: Minehead, Somerset. The Pete Allen Band in the Regal Theatre Bar, The Avenue, Minehead, TA24 5UQ. Tel. 01643 706430. 2-4.30 pm with half-hour break at 3 pm. Admission £12.50 at the door.

Sunday 9th: Newbury, Berks. The Pete Allen Band at Deanwood Park Golf Club, Baydon Road, Stockcross, Newbury, RG20 8JP. For enquiries re music tel. 01635 44806. For enquiries re lunch or golf tel. 01635 48772. Admission £12.50 at the door. Afternoon performance – time to be confirmed.

Saturday 22nd:  Frome, Somerset. The Pete Allen Band. Private function, rearranged from 2020

Sunday 30th:  Tavistock, Devon. Pete as guest with Roger Marks’ Brass Farthings. Private function.

 

JUNE 2021

Saturday 5th:  Devizes, Wiltshire. Pete Allen’s Solo Show on canal barge Kenavon, departing Devizes Wharf at 7 pm. Tel. 01380 721279 for tickets including fish and chips.

Wednesday 9th: Minehead, Somerset. The Pete Allen Band in the Regal Theatre Bar, The Avenue, Minehead, TA24 5UQ. Tel. 01643 706430. 2-4.30 pm with half-hour break at 3 pm.  Admission £12.50 at the door.

Sunday 13th: Newbury, Berks. The Pete Allen Band at Deanwood Park Golf Club, Baydon Road, Stockcross, Newbury, RG20 8JP. For enquiries re music tel. 01635 44806. For enquiries re lunch or golf tel. 01635 48772. Admission £12.50 at the door. Afternoon performance – time to be confirmed.

 

JULY 2021

Saturday 3rd:  Devizes, Wiltshire. Pete Allen’s Solo Show on canal barge Kenavon, departing Devizes Wharf at 7 pm. Tel. 01380 721279 for tickets including fish and chips.

Wednesday 7th: Minehead, Somerset. The Pete Allen Band in the Regal Theatre Bar, The Avenue, Minehead, TA24 5UQ. Tel. 01643 706430. 2-4.30 pm with half-hour break at 3 pm.  Admission £12.50 at the door.

Sunday 11th: Newbury, Berks. The Pete Allen Band at Deanwood Park Golf Club, Baydon Road, Stockcross, Newbury, RG20 8JP. For enquiries re music tel. 01635 44806. For enquiries re lunch or golf tel. 01635 48772. Admission £12.50 at the door. Afternoon performance – time to be confirmed.

Friday to Monday, 16th-19th:  Germany.  The Pete Allen Band at Harsewinkel, Farmhouse Jazz Club.

Saturday 24th:  Wickham Bishops, Essex.  The Pete Allen Band in the Village Hall, Church Road, Wickham Bishops, CM8 3JZ. Tel. 01681 891717.

Saturday 31st: Lanhydrock, Cornwall. Pete as guest with Roger Marks

 

AUGUST 2021

Wednesday 4th: Minehead, Somerset. The Pete Allen Band in the Regal Theatre Bar, The Avenue, Minehead, TA24 5UQ. Tel. 01643 706430.  2-4.30 pm with half-hour break at 3 pm.  Admission £12.50 at the door.

Friday 6th: Ilminster, Somerset. The Pete Allen Band  at Ilminster Arts Centre, The Meeting House, 35 East Street, Ilminster, Somerset, TA19 0AN. Tel. 01460 54973

Saturday 7th: Devizes, Wiltshire. Pete Allen’s Solo Show on canal barge Kenavon, departing Devizes Wharf at 7 pm. Tel. 01380 721279 for tickets including fish and chips.

Sunday 15th: Newbury, Berks. The Pete Allen Band at Deanwood Park Golf Club, Baydon Road, Stockcross, Newbury, RG20 8JP. For enquiries re music tel. 01635 44806. For enquiries re lunch or golf tel. 01635 48772. Admission £12.50 at the door. Afternoon performance – time to be confirmed.

 

SEPTEMBER 2021

Wednesday 1st: Minehead, Somerset. The Pete Allen Band in the Regal Theatre Bar, The Avenue, Minehead, TA24 5UQ. Tel. 01643 706430.  2-4.30 pm with half-hour break at 3 pm.  Admission £12.50 at the door.

Thursday and Friday, 2nd and 3rd: Bude Jazz Festival. Pete as guest with Roger Marks’ Cornish Armada

Saturday 4th: Devizes, Wiltshire. Pete Allen’s Solo Show on canal barge Kenavon, departing Devizes Wharf at 7 pm. Tel. 01380 721279 for tickets including fish and chips.

Sunday 12th: Newbury, Berks. The Pete Allen Band at Deanwood Park Golf Club, Baydon Road, Stockcross, Newbury, RG20 8JP. For enquiries re music tel. 01635 44806. For enquiries re lunch or golf tel. 01635 48772. Admission £12.50 at the door. Afternoon performance – time to be confirmed.

 

OCTOBER 2021

Wednesday 6th: Minehead, Somerset. The Pete Allen Band in the Regal Theatre Bar, The Avenue, Minehead, TA24 5UQ. Tel. 01643 706430.  2-4.30 pm with half-hour break at 3 pm.  Admission £12.50 at the door.

Sunday 10th: Newbury, Berks. The Pete Allen Band at Deanwood Park Golf Club, Baydon Road, Stockcross, Newbury, RG20 8JP. For enquiries re music tel. 01635 44806. For enquiries re lunch or golf tel. 01635 48772. Admission £12.50 at the door. Afternoon performance – time to be confirmed.

Tuesday 12th: Solihull. The Pete Allen Band at Core Theatre, Theatre Square, Homer Road, Solihull, B91 3RG. 2-4.30 pm. Tel. 0121 704 6961

Sunday 17th: Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire. The Pete Allen Band at the Phyllis Court Club. (Private – members only)

 

NOVEMBER 2021

Wednesday 10th: Minehead, Somerset. The Pete Allen Band in the Regal Theatre Bar, The Avenue, Minehead, TA24 5UQ. Tel. 01643 706430. 2-4.30 pm with half-hour break at 3 pm.  Admission £12.50 at the door.

Sunday 14th: Newbury, Berks. The Pete Allen Band at Deanwood Park Golf Club, Baydon Road, Stockcross, Newbury, RG20 8JP. For enquiries re music tel. 01635 44806. For enquiries re lunch or golf tel. 01635 48772. Admission £12.50 at the door. Afternoon performance – time to be confirmed.

 

DECEMBER 2021

Wednesday 1st: Minehead, Somerset. The Pete Allen Band in the Regal Theatre Bar, The Avenue, Minehead, TA24 5UQ. Tel. 01643 706430. 2-4.30 pm with half-hour break at 3 pm.  Admission £12.50 at the door.

Sunday 12th: Newbury, Berks. The Pete Allen Band at Deanwood Park Golf Club, Baydon Road, Stockcross, Newbury, RG20 8JP. For enquiries re music tel. 01635 44806. For enquiries re lunch or golf tel. 01635 48772. Admission £12.50 at the door. Afternoon performance – time to be confirmed.

 

To engage Pete, contact Dee Parsons on 07501 821385 or email her at deeparsons@outlook.com.