current gigs

 

Sun 5th Dec - London Improvisers Orchestra @ Cafe Oto, 18-22 Ashwin St, Dalston, London E8 3DL

 

Thu 9th Dec -  TIME ZONE @ Karamel, 4 Koburg Rd, Wood Green, London N22 6UJ

Fri 7th Jan - TIME ZONE ~ Birmingham Jazz @ 1000 Trades, 16 Frederick Street, Birmingham B1 3HE

Weds 2nd Feb - INNER SPACE ~ Jazz 825 @The Royal Hotel, 1 High St, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1JE

Sat 12th Feb - TRIO+TBC @ Hundred Years Gallery, 13 Pearson St. London E2 8JD

Weds 30th March - INNER SPACE @ the Vortex Jazz Club, 11 Gillett Sq, Dalston, London N16 8AZ

recent gigs

2021

15 Oct - TRIO Speyer/Andrew Lisle/Thodoris Ziarkas + DUO Sue Lynch/Adam Bohman +ALL 5 - at Hundred Years Gallery

15 Sept - Loz Speyer Quartet - *live* at the Vortex Jazz Club (two shows)

5 Sept - London Improvisers' Orchestra, at St Mary's N16 

24 July - Gnawa Blues Allstars with Simo Lagnawi, at Hootananny Brixton

14 July - Art / Improv collaboration - Some Loose Assemblies 2 by Claire Zakiewicz - live at Hundred Years Gallery

SPHERICAL IMPROV - facebook livestream with "Transcendence" live art and dance in a shop window in Old St.

27 May - with Chris Biscoe, Marcio Mattos, Emily Shapiro and dancer Petra Haller, artist Gwendolyn Kassenaar

13 May - with Steve Beresford, Dee Byrne, Olie Brice and artist Gwendolyn Kassenaar

21 May - Gnawa Blues Allstars with Simo Lagnawi, LIVE at Hootananny Brixton

TIME ZONE TOURING ALBUM "CLAVE SIN EMBARGO"

-- Tue 18 Feb 2020 - St Ives Jazz Club, Cornwall

-- Mon 17 Feb 2020 - North Devon Jazz Club, Appledore, Devon

-- Sun I Dec 2019 - Colchester Arts Centre, with special guest Omar Puente

-- Wed 16 Oct 2019 - album launch at the Vortex Jazz Club, London

9 Feb 2020 - Improv Trumpet Quartet - broadcast live on Resonance104.4FM

Jim Dvorak, Kevin Davey, Paul Shearsmith, Loz Speyer - trumpets

2019

Improvised music/dance collaboration (ES/DE/UK): with Paloma Carrasco (cello), Ingo Reuleke & Kristin Guttenburg (dance), Wieland Müller (drums), Alessandra Rombola (flute)

-- Fri 13 Dec @Cruce, Dr. Fourquet 5, Madrid

-- Sun 15 Dec @Estudio 3, Núñez de Arce 11, Madrid

-- Mon 16 Dec @Espacio 3, Buenavista 39, Madrid

Sun I Dec 2019 - Colchester Arts Centre, with special guest Omar Puente

Fri 22 Nov 8pm: Inner Space @the Verdict Jazz Club, Brighton

Fri 17 Nov: Inner Space - EFG London Jazz Festival @GROW Hackney, E9 (with Xhosa Cole - alto sax)

Wed 16 Oct: Time Zone album launch @Vortex Jazz Club

Sun 1 Sept - London Improvisers Orchestra - St Mary's, N16

Weds 7 Aug - Gnawa Blues Allstars - Tribe of Doris Festival

Sun 7 July - John Bennett Band - Ivy House London SE15

Sat 6 July - Conga de Cocoteros - Walthamstow Festival

Sun 16 June - Gnawa Blues Allstars - Hootananny, Brixton

Fri 31 May - INNER SPACE - live broadcast, Resonance 104.4 FM

Weds 10 April - By Pass Now Open (w/ Hugh Metcalfe - guitar, Neil Metcalf - flute) - Klinker Club, London E2  

Tues 26 Mar - David Leahy's Musicians in Space - Ambica 3, Marylebone Road, NW1

Weds 20 Mar - Tumbatareco - SET, Dalston Lane, London E8

Sat 26 Jan - Loz Speyer Quartet - Vortex Jazz Club - 24 hour gig in honour of David Mossman

2018

Sun 9 Dec - Simo Lagnawi's Gnawa Blues All Stars - Hootananny, Efra Road, Brixton SW2 1DF

Tues 20 Nov - TIME ZONE  in the London Jazz Festival - Ridley Road Market Bar, London E8

Tues 23 Oct - INSPIRATIONS QUARTET (w/ Josephine Davies) - Ridley Road Market Bar, London E8

Thurs 27 Sept - INNER SPACE - Inventions and Dimensions at the Ram Jam Club, Kingston-on-Thames

Sun 2 Sept - John Bennett Band at the Vortex Jazz Club

Sun 29 July - John Bennett Band at Fox and Firkin, Lewisham

Sat 4 Aug - Tumbatareco at Skronkfest New River Studios, 199 Eade Road, London N4 1DN

Sun 5 Aug - London Improvisers Orchestra at i'Klectik, London SE1

 Inner Space Tour, May/June 2018

   Fri 13 April - Verdict Jazz  159 Edward St, Brighton

   Wed 23 May - Broomhill Art Hotel  Muddiford, North Devon

   Thu 24 May – Soundcellar  The Blue Boar, Poole, Dorset

   Fri 25 May - Bebop Club  The Bear, Bristol

   Sat 2 June - POSK  Hammersmith, London W6

   Tue 5 June - Jazz at the Spotted Dog  Digbeth, Birmingham

   Wed 6 June - Jazz at the Lescar  Sheffield

   Thu 7 June - Matt and Phreds  Northern Quarter, Manchester

   Fri 8 June - Wakefield Jazz  Wakefield, Yorks

   Sat 9 June - Zeffirelli’s  Compston Rd, Ambleside, Cumbria

   Tue 26 June - Vortex Jazz Club  Dalston, London N16

   Tour supported with public funding from Arts Council England

gigs archive - edited highlights

 

Tue 15 May - Impromptu Quartet (w/ George Crowley) - Jazz@Wu's - tunes by Dave Holland, Ornette, Coltrane

Tue 17 Apr - Arkestration: the music of Sun Ra (6-piece w/James Allsopp) - Jazz@Wu's, London E8

Tue 13 Mar - w/ Merseyside Improvisers Orchestra - Open Circuit Festival at FACT, Liverpool

Wed 31 Jan - TIME ZONE - Bull's Head Barnes  London SW13

Tue 30 Jan - TIME ZONE - Vortex Jazz Club  London N16

2017

Tue 5 Dec - Tumbatareco - SKRONK#35 - New River Studios,  London N4

Sun 22 Oct - guest with Roger Odell Trio - Jazznights, Clare, Suffolk

Tue 10 Oct - Loz Speyer Quartet "In the Key of Monk" - Jazz@Wu's - Thelonious Monk's 100th Birthday!

Tue 27 June: Inner Space - launching album "Life on the Edge" - Vortex Jazz Club, London N16

Sun 11 June: David Leahy's 'Musicians in Space' - i'Klectik, London SE1

Sat 10 June: Gnawa Blues All Stars - Rich Mix, London E1

Sat 27 May: ‘Musicians in space’ w/ Merseyside Improvisers Orchestra, at MDI, Liverpool

Fri 7 Apr: Inner Space - Fire Music at The Old Fire Station, Hadleigh, Essex

Tue 21 Mar, +18 Apr: Loz Speyer Quartet +DJ E-Man - Jazz@Wu's, London E8

Wed 25 Jan: Tumbatareco - Flim Flam Club, Ryan's, London N16

2016

Sun 4 Dec: Time Zone at the Vortex Jazz Club, London N16

Wed 30 Nov: Inner Space - the Verdict, Brighton BN2 0JB

Sun 4 Sept - Markov Networks for Free Improvisers - New River Studios, London N4

18 June - the music of SUN RA - Merseyside Improvisors Orchestra, MDI, Liverpool

12 May - Inner Space + Alex Bonney duo - i'Klectik Art-Lab, London SE1

20 Apr - Loz Speyer Quartet + Tin/Bag - i'Klectik Art-Lab London SE1

17 Apr - Gnawa Blues All Stars - Hootananny, London SW2

21 Feb - Tumbatareco +Beresford/Fukuda duo - Vortex Jazz Club, London N16

15 Feb - By Pass Now Open - Klinker improv night, London E2

 

2015 Inner Space - UK tour - "Jazz Beyond the Limits"

1 Nov - Milestones, Hatfield Hotel, Lowestoft
4 Nov - Way Out West, the Bull's Head, Barnes, W London
6 Nov - Birmingham Jazz, the Red Lion Birmingham
24 Nov - Jazz NE/Schmazz,
Jazz Cafe, Newcastle

+25 Nov - music workshop at the Sage, Gateshead
25 Nov - Hull Jazz, the Goodfellowship Inn, Hull
26 Nov - Fusebox, the Fox and Newt, Leeds
6 Dec - Ashburton Live, St Lawrence Chapel, S Devon
7 Dec - North Devon Jazz Club, Appledore, N Devon

+8 Dec - open masterclass at Cornwall College, St Austell

8 Dec - Restormel Arts, Charlestown, St Austell, Cornwall

+12 Dec - 2-5pm, music workshop at the Vortex Jazz Club
14 Dec - Vortex Jazz Club, Dalston, E London

Tour supported by funding from Arts Council England

Oct 2015 - Tumbatareco + NOCZ at i'Klectik, London

Oct 2015 - Time Zone at Karamel, London

June 2015 - "Vortex presents the Loz Speyer Real Book"

- Inner Space Music and TIME ZONE - the Vortex, London

May 2015 - Gnawa Blues All Stars - Knockengorroch Festival, Scotland and HiFi Club, Leeds

 

Sept 2014 - TIME ZONE - Scarborough Jazz Festival

 

April 2013 - Inner Space CD Launch - the Vortex

 

2012 - TIME ZONE - UK tour - "Crossing the Line"

Ealing Jazz Festival

Broomhill Art Hotel

Cardiff Jazz Society

Hebden Bridge Trades Club

Junction Goole

Vortex Jazz Club London

Colchester Arts Centre

the Green Man Norwich

2012 - w/ Sarah Jane Morris - Purcell Room, London Jazz Festival

 

2011 - TIME ZONE + Ewegbemí Batá Ensemble + DJ Natty Bo - CD launch at Rich Mix, London

 

2011 - Inner Space Music SW Tour - Teignmouth, Bristol, Sherborne

 

2011 - w/ Bollywood Brass Band - Suoni delle Dolimiti Festival, Italy

 

2010 - w/ Yann Tiersen - La Route du Rock Festival, St Malo, France

 

2009 - Proyecto Evocación - Festival del Caribe, Santiago de Cuba, Cuba

 

2005 - TIME ZONE - a week's residency opposite Airto Moreira - Ronnie Scott's, London
 

2000 - Speyer/ Blackwell Duo - Festival 'Printemps de Jazz', Nîmes, France