Kate de Freitas & the Babacools

Swing jazz/funk band

Calendar for 2012

January

Venue

Date

Type of music

Website

The Ritzy Upstairs, Brixton

15th

Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

-

The Bulls Head, Lonsdale rd, Barnes

31st

Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

-

February

Venue

Date

Type of music

Website

The Weir, 24, Market place,

Brentford,TW8 8EQ

12th 2-4pm

jazz, latin, blues &

contemporary covers

The Half Moon,

93, Lower Richmond road

SW15 1EU

19th 1-4pm

smokey blues and original jazz

The Rose & Crown, Church Walk,

St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5

29th 9-11pm

Blues night

March

Venue

Date

Type of music

Website

The Globe, Windmill rd,

Brentford TW8 9NA

3rd 9:30-11:30pm

Blues, rock and funk

The Ram Jam at the Grey horse,

46, Richmond rd, Kingston,

KT2 5EE

7th 1-3pm

Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

The Rose & Crown, Church Walk,

St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5

14th 9-11pm

Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

Private party, Isle of dogs

24th

-

-

The Weir, 24, Market place,

Brentford,TW8 8EQ

25th 2-4pm

jazz, latin, blues &

contemporary covers

The George & Dragon 

27th

Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

-

The Rose & Crown, Church Walk,

St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5 

31st 9-11pm

Blut

April

Venue

Date

Type of music

Website

The Half Moon,

93, Lower Richmond road

SW15 1EU

8th 1-4pm

innovative and atmospheric jazz with Ursula Galle

The Weir, 24, Market place,

Brentford,TW8 8EQ

29th 2-4pm

jazz, latin, blues & contemporary covers

May

Venue

Date

Type of music

Website

The Half Moon,

93, Lower Richmond road

SW15 1EU

15th 1-4pm

innovative and atmospheric jazz with Slim Estrada

Phoenix Festival,

Forster Memorial Park,

Whitefoot lane, Lewisham BR1 5SQ

7th 2.30pm

jazz, latin & funk

-

The Weir, 24, Market place,

Brentford,TW8 8EQ

13th 2-4pm

jazz, latin, blues & contemporary covers

Islington private party 

19th

Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

-

The Bulls Head, Lonsdale rd, Barnes

24th

Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

-

private party

Kew Steam museum

30th

Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

-

June

Venue

Date

Type of music

Website

Jubilee private party

2nd

Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

-

Jubilee private party

4th

original jazz and high octane funk

-

The Globe, Wingmill rd,

Brentford TW8 9NA

9.30-11.30pm

Blues, rock and funk

July

Venue

Date

Type of music

Website

The Half Moon,

93, Lower Richmond road

SW15 1EU

8th 1-4pm

innovative and atmospheric jazz with Spiros Karagkounis &

George Biniaris

Secondo bar, 642 Voltaire Road Clapham, London, SW4 6DH

21st 8 til late

soulful jazz & blues,vintage funk classics at this lovely retro venue

Secondo bar, 642 Voltaire Road Clapham, London, SW4 6DH

27th 8 til late

soulful jazz & blues,vintage funk classics at this lovely retro venue

The Bulls Head, Lonsdale rd, Barnes

31st

Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

-

August

Venue

Date

Type of music

Website

Private Wedding at

Devere hotel, Uxbridge

5th

funk jazz and disco pop to guarantee people grooving on down!!

-

The Half Moon,

93, Lower Richmond road SW15 1EU    

8th 1-4pm

innovative and atmospheric jazz with Ursula Galle & George Biniaris

-

August

Venue

Date

Type of music

Website

Private Wedding at

Devere hotel, Uxbridge

5th

funk jazz and disco pop to guarantee people grooving on down!!

-

The Half Moon,

93, Lower Richmond road

SW15 1EU    

8th 1-4pm

innovative and atmospheric jazz with Ursula Galle & George Biniaris

-

September

Venue

Date

Type of music

Website

Private Wedding

15th

-

-

The Bulls Head, Lonsdale rd, Barnes

26th

Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

-

Secondo, Voltaire rd, Clapham

28th

Party funk grooves

-

October

Venue

Date

Type of music

Website

The Globe, Wingmill rd, Brentford TW8 9NA

The Half Moon,

6th 9.30-11.30pm

Blues, rock and funk

The Rose & Crown, Church Walk,

9th 9-11pm

Momentum original jazz

St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5

93, Lower Richmond road SW15 1EU 

14th 1-4pm

innovative and atmospheric jazz with Spiros Karagkounis & George Biniaris

-

Dalston Jazz Bar

20th

mellow bossanova and jazz from the Kate de Freitas trio

-

Private Wedding, Ealing

27th

-

-

November

Venue

Date

Type of music

Website

The Kings Head Putney

1st

Launch party for the reopening of the Kings Head with special guest

Vassilis Xenopoulis on sax

-

The Bulls Head, Lonsdale rd, Barnes

7th

Momentum original jazz, featuring songs from the new album

-

Guesting with Peter Miles at The Swan, Hampton Wick

15th November

Swing jazz with legendary

Peter Miles

-

The Half Moon,

93, Lower Richmond road SW15 1EU

18th 1-4pm

innovative and atmospheric jazz with Ursula Galle & George Biniaris

-

December

Venue

Date

Type of music

Website

The Half Moon,

93, Lower Richmond road SW15 1EU

2nd 1-4pm

innovative and atmospheric jazz with Spiros karagkounis & George Biniaris

-

The Rose & Crown, Church Walk,

St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5

3rd 9-11pm

xmas party time!

-

The Rose & Crown, Church Walk,

St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5

8th 9-11pm

Jazz and bossa from Kate,

Spiros & George

The Rose & Crown, Church Walk,

St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5

27th July

9-11pm

Momentum original jazz


Previous gigs in 2011

January

Venue

Date

Type of music

Website

The Rose & Crown, Church Walk,

St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5

5th January 9-11pm

Jazz and latin night

The Toulouse Lautrec Brasserie

140, Newington Butts, Kennington SE11 4RN

8th January 8pm

jazz piano and vocals

The Weir, 24, Market place,

Brentford,TW8 8EQ

16th January

2-4pm

jazz, latin, blues & contemporary covers

The Stationhouse,Churchfield rd,

Acton

16th January 5pm-7.30pm

jazz, latin, blues & contemporary covers guitar and vocals

-

The Toulouse Lautrec Brasserie

140, Newington Butts, Kennington SE11 4RN

22nd January 8pm

jazz piano and vocals

The Weir, 24, Market place,

Brentford,TW8 8EQ

29th January 9.30-11.30pm

jazz, latin, blues & contemporary covers

The Weir, 24, Market place,

Brentford,TW8 8EQ

30th January 2-4pm

jazz, latin, blues & contemporary covers

February

Venue

Date

Type of music

Website

The Weir, 24, Market place,

Brentford,TW8 8EQ  

13th February 2-4pm

jazz, latin, blues & contemporary covers

The Toulouse Lautrec Brasserie

140, Newington Butts, Kennington SE11 4RN

19th February 8pm

jazz piano and vocals

The Weir, 24, Market place,

Brentford,TW8 8EQ

27th February 2-4pm

jazz, latin, blues & contemporary covers

March

Venue

Date

Type of music

Website

The Rose & Crown, Church Walk,

St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5

2nd March 9-11pm

Jazz and latin night

The Half Moon,

93, Lower Richmond road

SW15 1EU

6th March 1.30pm

jazz, blues and latin

The Weir, 24, Market place,

Brentford,TW8 8EQ

13th March

2-4pm

jazz, latin, blues & contemporary covers

The Weir, 24, Market place,

Brentford,TW8 8EQ

20th March

2-4pm

jazz, latin, blues & contemporary covers

The Weir, 24, Market place,

Brentford,TW8 8EQ

26th March

9-11pm

Latin night at the Weir!

April

Venue

Date

Type of music

Website

The Weir, 24, Market place,

Brentford,TW8 8EQ

3rd April

2-4pm

jazz, latin, blues & contemporary covers

The Stationhouse,Churchfield rd,

Acton

9th April 

7.30pm

Momentum album launch

-

The Weir, 24, Market place,

Brentford,TW8 8EQ

16th April

9-11pm

Latin night at the Weir!

The Rose & Crown, Church Walk,

St Mary's rd, Ealing, W5

20th April

9-11pm

Re opening party!!!!

The Weir, 24, Market place,

Brentford,TW8 8EQ

24th April

2-4pm

jazz, latin, blues & contemporary covers

May

Venue

Date

Type of music

Website

Phoenix Festival,

Forster Memorial Park,

Whitefoot lane, Lewisham BR1 5SQ

7th May

2.30pm

-

-

The Weir, 24, Market place,

Brentford,TW8 8EQ

14th May

9-11pm

latin night at the Weir!

The Weir, 24, Market place,

Brentford,TW8 8EQ

15th May

9-11pm