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£3,225
raised of £3,000 target by 59 supporters

    Weʼve raised £3,225 to help musicians whose gigs we had to cancel at Watermill Jazz, Dorking in March/April

    Betchworth Park Golf Club, Dorking, RH4 1NZ, UK
    Funded on Thursday, 30th April 2020

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    Donation to musicians for cancelled gigs at Watermill Jazz in March/April

    We are very conscious that professional musicians will be suffering at this time, because their opportunities to earn a living are being drastically affected by the Coronavirus outbreak. We want to do whatever we can to help them.

    Each month that gigs are cancelled, we will give you the opportunity to donate to the bands who would have played at Watermill Jazz that month by donating money via JustGiving. Please give generously to help replace the musicians' lost income.

    Any funds raised this month will be split equally between the musicians in the following bands :

    Yazz Ahmed Quartet

    Bruce Barth Quartet featuring Peter Bernstein

    Linda May Han Oh

    Pete Oxley/Nic Meier Quartet

    Ian Shaw, Iain Ballamy, Jamie Safir - What's New

    We hope to rebook all of these bands as soon as possible. In the meantime, here are a few tasters of what is to come when we are all released into the wild again!

    Interview with Yazz Ahmed

    Video of Peter Bernstein

    Video of Linda May Han Oh

    Video of Pete Oxley & Nic Meier

    Video of Ian Shaw, Iain Ballamy & Jamie Safir

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    • Watermill Jazz25 days ago
      Watermill Jazz

      Watermill Jazz

      25 days ago

      Thank you so much to all of the generous people who donated to our campaign to help musicians whose gigs we had to cancel in March/April. You helped us to exceed our target, and your kindness will mean a great deal to the bands who are having a tough time right now. We have opened another Justgiving campaign for the musicians whose gigs we had to cancel in May. Thank you again. Take care and stay safe.

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    Supporters

    59

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Apr 29, 2020

      Thank you for the music. T.N.

      £200.00

    • Susan Harrington

      Susan Harrington

      Apr 28, 2020

      See you soon

      £20.00

    • Bill Young

      Bill Young

      Apr 27, 2020

      Let's keep the fires burning until our treasured musicians return to warm us again.

      £30.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Apr 27, 2020

      £30.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Apr 27, 2020

      twenty five years of top class jazz, and top class musicians

    • Mike and Val Benton

      Mike and Val Benton

      Apr 27, 2020

      In appreciation of the great music we've experienced over the years and anticipation of more to come when this is finally over.

      £150.00

    • Jeff Zie

      Jeff Zie

      Apr 26, 2020

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    Watermill Jazz

    Watermill Jazz

    Betchworth Park Golf Club, Dorking, RH4 1NZ, UK

    Watermill Jazz is a weekly live jazz club, normally held Tuesdays in Betchworth Park Golf Club, Dorking, UK. We're holders of the current Parliamentary Jazz Award for Venue of the Year. Once we're up and running again, you can buy tickets at watermilljazz.ticketsource.co.uk.

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