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Things To Do: Music

Rossini Petite Messe Solennelle
The best known of Rossini's ‘sins of old age’, is characteristically lyrical with beautifully crafted solo arias. Join Sonoro for a vivacious performance of this glorious work.
7:30pm. £10-£25
Holy Trinity Church, Sloane Street, London, SW1X 9BZ
0333 666 3366

Classics in the Afternoon - The Lovekyn Consort
Part of a series of three afternoon concerts, The Lovekyn Consort perform songs of love, loss, devotion and friendship. Ticket includes tea and cake in the interval. Series discount available. 
2.00pm. £13.50/£12.50 concs/£11.50 LAC members
Landmark Arts Centre, Ferry Road, Teddington, TW11 9NN
020 8977 7558
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The Jimi Hendrix Tribute Live at Half Moon Putney
Are You experienced? opened The Isle of wight festival 2010 and have played as far away as Brazil and Barbados as well as Europe. In 2016 the band were hand picked by Jimi's younger brother Leon Hendrix for his Jimi Hendrix Golden Anniversary Tour. Leon now refers to John Campbell of Are You Experienced? as his little brother. 
8:00pm-11:00 pm. £10
The Half Moon, 93 Lower Richmond Road, Greater London, SW15 1EU,
0208 780 9383
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Sunday Lunch - Ma Bessie Empress of The Blues
Nicknamed the "Empress of the Blues", Bessie Smith was the most popular female blues singer of the 1920s and 1930s, regarded as one of the greatest singers of her era. Enjoy an afternoon of vintage blues with vocalist Julia Titus at the helm and her fabulous band at Hideaway!
14:00 - 16:30. £10
Hideaway Jazz Club, 2 Empire Mews, Stanthorpe Road, Greater London, SW16 2BF
0208 835 7070
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Absolute Bowie
45th Anniversary of Aladdin Sane Live in Putney London Winners of the 'Best Bowie Tribute' and 'Best Overall Tribute in the UK' at the Agents Association of Great Britain Awards July 2018.
20:00-23:00; £14
The Half Moon, 93 Lower Richmond Road, Greater London, SW15 1EU
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The Mocky Horror Tribute Show
Half Moon Halloween Putney London recreating the sights and sounds of the cult classic cinema sensation, delights and shocks "beyond any measure" with sixty sensuous minutes of wanton abandon 
20:00-23:00; £12
The Half Moon, 93 Lower Richmond Road, Greater London, SW15 1EU
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Features house and club classics in the Theatre, and funk, soul ska, rock ‘n’ roll and original jump blues in the Ballroom.
11pm-2am; £6, free with Banana Cabaret tickets.
77 Bedford Hill, Balham SW12 9HD
020 8682 8940

Live Jazz
Live music concerts every night of the week, with lunchtime gigs every Sunday. First come, first served.
7.30pm, Sun lunchtimes 1pm.
Bulls Head Jazz Room, 373 Lonsdale Rd SW13 9PY
020 8876 5241

Bottomless Brunch at Gigalum
Guests can enjoy unlimited Prosecco and Bloody Marys to accompany their breakfast.
11am-3pm Saturdays and Sundays.
Gigalum, 7/8 Cavendish Parade, Clapham Common, London SW4 9DW


Swing Jive
For beginners and improvers. Learn 1940s and 50s swing jive and jitterbug every Monday. No need to book or sign up. Three sessions: 7.30-8.30pm for beginners; 8.30-9.30pm for improvers; 9.30-10.30pm dance practice time.
Doors open 7.15pm; one session £7, two sessions £9, all three £10.
Kingston Workmen’s Club, 25 Old London Road, Kingston KT2 6ND
07774 810404

Salsa Classes
Salsa classes and club every Monday night at The Bedford in Balham. Taught by UK Salsa champions Miguel and Mayana. Absolute beginners welcome, no partner required, drop in classes available.
Doors open from 8pm, classes from 8.30-9.30pm, followed by social dancing till 12am; £7.
The Bedford, 77 Bedford Hill, Balham SW12 9HD
07916 309923

1885 Singers Putney
A community choir since 1997, putting on 4 concerts a year, under the direction of Alison Hunka. With no auditions, all that is required is a love of singing and a sense of commitment.
8-9.30pm. About £40 per concert
All Saints Church, Putney Common, SW15 1HL

Disco Dance Classes
70s style disco dancing classes and more.
8.30-9.30pm, £8 per class
St Luke's Church Hall, 18 Ryfold Road, Wimbledon Park, SW19 8BZ

Gypsy Swing Jam Session
Jam session led by top Le QuecumBar bass players many QuecumBar Allstars, live in Le Quecumbar’s intimate 1930s Parisian cabaret brasserie. Transporting you to the swinging streets of Montmartre - if you play swing then take your instrument! 18+.
7pm; free.
Le Quecumbar, 42-44 Battersea High Street SW11 3HX
020 878 2227

Lantern Singers
Lantern Singers is an informal choir who meet every Tuesday to have fun singing a range of songs and different styles of music together. Led by Tim Boniface.
7.30-9.30pm; £60 per term.
Lantern Arts Centre, Tolverne Road SW20 8RA
020 8944 5794

Salsa Sessions
Dance the night away at Floridita with a live Cuban band and urban Latin beats from The Havana Maquina. Enjoy a cocktail in the Ski Chalet and watch the night come alive. Emptier than on a weekend, you’ll have the chance (and the space!) to show off your best moves.

Dove House Singers Weekly Meeting
Non-auditioned community choir meets every Wednesday. Directed by Ross Jelf, there’s no need to read music. All welcome.
8-9pm; £6 per week.
St Margaret’s Church, Putney Park Lane, SW15 5HU

Jules Jam
A fun Jazz session. Featuring London artist. We welcome audience members and players. In a wonderful unusual venue.
Until 1st Wednesday of every month, 7.30 onwards. free event
St John’s Church, Robin Hood Lane, Kingston Vale, SW15 3PY

Adult Ballet & Adult Tap Classes, SW19
Beginners to intermediate classes taught by Ben Garner – professional ballet dancer and West End performer. Adult Ballet at 6.30pm and Adult Tap at 7.30pm.
Lower School Hall, Albemarle Primary School, Princes Way, Southfields, SW19 6JP
07884 187913 (Ben)

Acoustic Open Mic
Running for just over two years - Sign Up, Plug In and Perform!
Sign up 8pm, performances start 9pm.
The Nelson Arms, 15 Merton High Street SW19 1DF
020 3132 4590

Jazz & Blues Thursdays
The best jazz and blues artists to come and play in this newly refurbished underground jazz basement bar. All cocktails £5, all beers/house wine £3 all night.
8pm-midnight. Free event
Rise 46, Battersea Rise, Clapham Junction, SW1 1EE
020 7228 7676

Live at Bosco lounge
Ben Matthews and friends - Acoustic sets live in the lounge. Mojitos £5 all night. Nuffield Health members receive 20% off food.
Bosco Lounge, St. Marks Hill, Surbiton KT6 4LQ
020 8339 5720

Dance Classes for Boys, SW19
Dance Attack at 9.30am and Boys’ Ballet at 10.30am. Classes for 6 – 11 yr olds with Ben Garner – professional ballet dancer and West End performer.
Lower School Hall, Albemarle Primary School, Princes Way, Southfields, SW19 6JP
07884 187913 (Ben)

Euphonix is the community choir which holds weekly rehearsals at the Rose Theatre. Please contact the choir for more information.
Rose Theatre, 24-26 High Street, Kingston, KT1 1HL
020 8546 4086 (Marylin Mason)