Dereham jazz band stage 11th anniversary concert at town’s Memorial Hall

PUBLISHED: 09:40 24 October 2017 | UPDATED: 09:40 24 October 2017

DixieMix, pictured at the motor museum at Barnards Farm Brentwood Essex where they played this summer. Photo: Richard Nelson

DixieMix, pictured at the motor museum at Barnards Farm Brentwood Essex where they played this summer. Photo: Richard Nelson


Dereham’s DixieMix Jazz Band will stage their eleventh showcase concert at the town’s memorial hall, on Friday, November 10.

After the success of 2016’s sold out tenth anniversary show, which featured several special star guests, band leader Simon Nelson decided to do it again this year.

Tickets for the evening, which features Roy Williams on trombone; Al Nichols on saxophone; Tony Pitt on banjo; and Jamie Brownfield on trumpet, are selling fast, and it promises to be a night to remember.

After performing together for 11 years, the band is a well-established unit who have expanded their reach up and down the UK. They are booked for festivals, clubs and theatres country wide.

DixieMix support the work of the Norfolk and Norwich Association for the Blind. A Christmas raffle will be on offer at the concert to raise funds.

Tickets are available from the website: or by calling 01362 696741.

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