Last updated on 11 September 2019

 

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.

RESIDENCIES

Pete Allen has residencies at Minehead (Regal Theatre), Newbury (Chequers Hotel),  Sidmouth (Sidholme Hotel) and Wellington, Somerset (Beambridge Inn). Please note that the venue for Newbury will change from 13th October. For further details and dates, please consult the following guide.

**PETE’S AUTOBIOGRAPHY

**Pete’s book On the Beat: My Life as a Jazz Musician is out now! It will be on sale at £10 at all his gigs. To obtain a copy by post, please contact Dee Parsons at deeparsons@outlook.com or by ringing her on 07801 821385.

PETE’S 65th BIRTHDAY BASH22nd – 24th NOVEMBER 2019:  Sidholme Hotel, Elysian Fields, Sidmouth, Devon, EX10 8UJ. The full three-night package is now sold out, but a new one is available for the Friday and Saturday including two nights’ dinner, bed and breakfast with all music at £150 per headPlease book now. There will also be an optional extra for £8:  “Meet Pete”, a chat session to include a Devonshire cream tea.  Full programme available later, but see gig guide below.

The following non-residential jazz-only places also need to be booked and paid for now, and are subject to availability.

* All-session tickets at £42.

* Single-session tickets at £15.50 for Friday, £17.50 for Saturday and (very few left) £13.50 for Sunday.

* “Meet Pete” at £8

To book, please email deeparsons@outlook.com or ring Dee on 07501 821385.

 

SEPTEMBER 2019

 

14th:  Devizes, Wiltshire.  Pete Allen’s solo show on canal barge Kenavon Venture, departing Devizes Wharf at 7pm. For tickets including fish and chips, tel. 01380 721279  or visit https://kv.katrust.org./ukmusicevenings/

15th:  Newbury, Berkshire. Pete Allen’s Dukes of Wellington with Andy Dickens (trumpet) in the Garden Room at Chequers Hotel, 6-8 Oxford Street, RG14 1JB. 3 pm. Admission £13.50 at the door. Tel. 01635 44806.

22nd:  Sidmouth, Devon. Pete Allen’s Dukes of Wellington with Andy Dickens (trumpet) in the Music Room at Sidholme Hotel, Elysian Fields, EX10 8UJ. 3 pm, doors open at 2.30 pm.  Admission £13.50 at the door. Tel. 07501 821385

 

OCTOBER 2019

 4th:  Newbury, Berks.  Deanwood Park Golf Club, Baydon Road, Stockcross, Newbury, RG20 8JP.   Pete Allen Jazz Band. 8 pm. For tickets tel. 01635 48772

5th:  Devizes, Wiltshire.  Pete Allen’s solo show on canal barge Kenavon Venture, departing Devizes Wharf at 7pm. For tickets including fish and chips, tel. 01380 721279  or visit https://kv.katrust.org./ukmusicevenings/

6th:  Wellington, Somerset.  Wellington Jazz Club. Pete Allen Jazz Band in the Arundel Room at Beambridge Inn, Sampford Arundel, TA21 0HB. 4-6.30 pm (doors open 3.30 pm). Food and accommodation available. Admission £14 at the door. For further details tel. 01823 672223 (Beambridge) or 078 999 25194.

13th:  Newbury, Berkshire. Deanwood Park Golf Club, Baydon Road, Stockcross, Newbury, RG20 8JP. Pete Allen’s Dukes of Wellington with Ben Holder (violin). 3 pm. Admission £13.50 at the door. Lunches available from 12 noon. Free parking.  Licensed bar. Enjoy a round of golf before lunch and jazz! For enquiries re jazz tel. 01635 44806;  for enquiries re lunch or golf tel. 01635 48772.

18th:  Wilton, near Salisbury, Wiltshire. Pete Allen Jazz Band at the Salisbury Jazz Club, Michael Herbert Memorial Hall, South Street, Wilton, SP2 0JS. 8 pm. Admission £10. Tel. 01672 564241.

20th:  Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire. Pete Allen Jazz Band at the Phyllis Court Club.  (Private/members only)

21st-26th:  Denmark. Pete Allen as guest.

27th:  Sidmouth, Devon. Pete Allen’s Dukes of Wellington with Ben Holder (violin), Dave Moorwood (guitar/banjo) and Roger Marks in the Music Room at Sidholme Hotel, Elysian Fields, EX10 8UJ. 3 pm, doors open at 2.30 pm.  Admission £14.50 at the door.  Tel. 07501 821385

 

NOVEMBER 2019

1st:  Wisbech, Cambridgeshire.  Pete Allen with Sean Moyses (banjo) at Angles Theatre, 4 Alexandra Road, Wisbech, PE13 1HQ.  Tel. (theatre) 01945 474447

3rd:  Wellington, Somerset.  Wellington Jazz Club. Pete Allen Jazz Band in the Arundel Room at Beambridge Inn, Sampford Arundel, TA21 0HB. 4-6.30 pm (doors open 3.30 pm). Food and accommodation available. Admission £14 at the door. For further details tel. 01823 672223 (Beambridge) or 078 999 25194.

8th:  Hayling Island, Hampshire. Pete Allen as guest at John Petters’ Louis Armstrong Jazz ‘n’ Swing Festival at the Langstone Hotel, Northney Road, Hayling Island, PO11 0NQ. Tel. 01406 365731 (John Petters)

9th: Andover, Hampshire. Pete Allen with Sean Moyses (banjo/guitar) at Esseborne Manor, Hurstbourne Tarrant, SP11 0ER. 7.45 pm. Tel. 01264 736444 to book (dinner and jazz)

10th:  Minehead, Somerset. Pete Allen’s Dukes of Wellington in the Regal Theatre Bar, The Avenue, Minehead, TA24 5UQ. 3-5.30 pm. For tickets or further information tel. 01643 706430

12th:  Wraysbury, Middlesex. Pete Allen as guest with Kevin Grenfell’s Giants of Jazz in the village hall, The Green, Wraysbury, Middlesex. TW19 5NA.  8pm. Tel. (village hall) 01784 483240

13th:  Wickford, Essex.  Pete Allen as guest, leading all-star line-up (‘Pete Allen’s Hot 4’) at Belvedere Jazz & Music Club, The Chichester Hotel, Old London Road, Rawreth, near Wickford, SS11 8UE. 8 pm.   Tel. 07850 607075

17th:  Newbury, Berkshire. Deanwood Park Golf Club, Baydon Road, Stockcross, Newbury, RG20 8JP. Pete  Allen’s Dukes of Wellington with Enrico Tomasso (trumpet). 3 pm. Admission £13.50 at the door. Lunches available from 12 noon. Free parking.  Licensed bar. Enjoy a round of golf before lunch and jazz! For enquiries re jazz tel. 01635 44806;  for enquiries re lunch or golf tel. 01635 48772.

**22nd:  Sidmouth Devon. Pete Allen Jazz Band in the Music Room at Sidholme Hotel, Elysian Fields, Sidmouth, EX10 8UJ. Part of Pete’s 65th Birthday Bash (see top of page).   Tel. 07501 821385

**23rd:  Sidmouth, Devon.  Pete Allen Jazz Band and Tad Newton’s Jazz Friends in the Music Room at Sidholme Hotel, Elysian Fields, Sidmouth, EX10 8UJ. Part of Pete’s 65th Birthday Bash (see top of page).   Tel. 07501 821385

**24th:  Sidmouth, Devon. Pete Allen’s Dukes of Wellington with Enrico Tomasso (trumpet) and Roger Marks (trombone) in the Music Room at Sidholme Hotel, Elysian Fields, EX10 8UJ. 3 pm. Part of Pete’s 65th Birthday Bash (see top of page).  Tel. 07501 821385

29th:  Dereham, Norfolk. Pete Allen and Ben Holder as guests with Simon Nelson’s DixieMix at the Memorial Hall, Norwich Street, Dereham, NR19 1AD. 8 pm. Tickets £18.  Tel. 01632 696741

 

DECEMBER 2019

1st:  Wellington, Somerset.  Wellington Jazz Club. Pete Allen Jazz Band in the Arundel Room at Beambridge Inn, Sampford Arundel, TA21 0HB. 4-6.30 pm (doors open 3.30 pm). Food and accommodation available. Admission £14 at the door. For further details tel. 01823 672223 (Beambridge) or 078 999 25194.

8th:  Minehead, Somerset. Pete Allen’s Dukes of Wellington in the Regal Theatre Bar, The Avenue, Minehead, TA24 5UQ. 3-5.30 pm. For tickets or further information tel. 01643 706430

10th:  Droitwich, West Midlands.  Pete as guest with Richard Leach’s band.  Details to follow

13th: Shipston-on-Stour, Warwickshire. Pete Allen’s Dukes of Wellington at Townsend Hall, 52 Sheep Street, Shipston-on-Stour, CV36 4AE. 8 pm. Tel. 07514 704057.

15th:  Newbury, Berkshire. Deanwood Park Golf Club, Baydon Road, Stockcross, Newbury, RG20 8JP. Pete  Allen Jazz Band. 3 pm. Admission £15.50 at the door. Lunches available from 12 noon. Free parking.  Licensed bar. Enjoy a round of golf before lunch and jazz! For enquiries re jazz tel. 01635 44806;  for enquiries re lunch or golf tel. 01635 48772.

16th:  Travelling to Denmark

17th, 18th & 19th: Nyborg, Denmark.  Pete Allen’s Solo Show at Villa Gulle Hotel, Nyborg.

20th:  Travelling

22nd:  Sidmouth, Devon. Pete Allen Jazz Band in the Music Room at Sidholme Hotel, Elysian Fields, EX10 8UJ. 3 pm, doors open at 2.30 pm.  £15.50 at the door. Tel. 07501 821385

 

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