Upcoming gigs

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April 3
8.00pm Portrait of the MJQ Marlow Jazz Club
Nat Steele, vibes; Gabriel Latchin, piano; Dario di Lecce, bass; Steve Brown, drums.

April 15
8.00pm Portrait of the MJQ Peterborough Jazz Club
Nat Steele, vibes; Gabriel Latchin, piano; Dario di Lecce, bass; Steve Brown, drums.

April 17
8.00pm Sara Dowling Quintet Fleet Jazz
The music of Nancy Wilson/George Shearing
Sara Dowling, vocal; Nat Steele, vibes; Gabriel Latchin, piano; Marianne Wyndham, bass; Steve Brown, drums.

April 26
8.00pm Peter Werth Quartet Scolt Head, Hackney
Colin Oxley, guitar; Nat Steele, vibes. Rest of band TBA!

May 3
8.00pm Portrait of the MJQ Lauderdale House, London
Nat Steele, vibes; Gabriel Latchin, piano; Dario di Lecce, bass; Steve Brown, drums.

May 4
8.00pm Portrait of the MJQ Bracknell Jazz
Nat Steele, vibes; Gabriel Latchin, piano; Dario di Lecce, bass; Steve Brown, drums.

May 6
8.00pm Portrait of the MJQ Broxbourne Jazz Club
Nat Steele, vibes; Gabriel Latchin, piano; Dario di Lecce, bass; Steve Brown, drums.

May 15
8.00pm Jeanette Mason/Paul Booth Quintet Fleet Jazz
Nat Steele, drums. Lineup TBA

May 17
8.00pm Nat Steele as a guest with Exeter Jazz
Craig Milverton, piano. Further details TBA

May 19
8.00pm Sara Dowling Quintet Bull's Head, Barnes
The music of Nancy Wilson/George Shearing
Sara Dowling, vocal; Nat Steele, vibes; Gabriel Latchin, piano; Dario di Lecce, bass; Steve Brown, drums.

June 23
8.20pm Portrait of the MJQ Naturist Jazz Festival
Nat Steele, vibes; Gabriel Latchin, piano; Dario di Lecce, bass; Steve Brown, drums.

July 27
8.00pm Rob Barron New Quintet Fleece Jazz
Rob Barron, piano; Colin Oxley, guitar; Nat Steele, vibes; Jeremy Brown, bass; Josh Morrison, drums.

Sept 13
1.00pm Dave Newton Trio All Saints Church, Hove
Dave Newton, piano; Nat Steele, vibes; bass TBA.

Sept 28
8.20pm Portrait of the MJQ Chichester Jazz Club
Nat Steele, vibes; Gabriel Latchin, piano; Dario di Lecce, bass; Steve Brown, drums.

Sept 30
Casey Green's Cal Tjader Project Callander Jazz Festival, Scotland
More info to follow

Oct 27
8.00pm Portrait of the MJQ Berkhamsted Jazz Club
Nat Steele, vibes; Gabriel Latchin, piano; Dario di Lecce, bass; Steve Brown, drums.

Nov 10
8.00pm Portrait of the MJQ Bear Club, Luton
Nat Steele, vibes; Gabriel Latchin, piano; Dario di Lecce, bass; Steve Brown, drums.

Nov 18
Portrait of the MJQ Apollo Theatre, Newport, IOW
Nat Steele, vibes; Gabriel Latchin, piano; Dario di Lecce, bass; Steve Brown, drums.

Nov 20
8.00pm Rob Barron New Quintet BopFest @ Toulouse Lautrec
Rob Barron, piano; Colin Oxley, guitar; Nat Steele, vibes; Jeremy Brown, bass; Josh Morrison, drums.

Nov 25
1.00pm Sonny Rollins and the MJQ BopFest @ Toulouse Lautrec
Grant Stewart, tenor saxophone; Nat Steele, vibes; Gabriel Latchin, piano; Dario di Lecce, bass; Steve Brown, drums.

Nov 25
7.30pm Sonny Rollins and the MJQ Peterborough Jazz Club
Grant Stewart, tenor saxophone; Nat Steele, vibes; Gabriel Latchin, piano; Dario di Lecce, bass; Steve Brown, drums.

Nov 27
8.00pm Alan Barnes/Phil de Greg Quartet Electric Theatre, Guildford
Alan Barnes, sax; Phil DeGreg, piano; Marianne Wyndham, bass; Nat Steele, drums.

Dec 7
Portrait of the MJQ Steyning Jazz, Horsham.
Nat Steele, vibes; Gabriel Latchin, piano; Dario di Lecce, bass; Steve Brown, drums.

Some highlights from the past few years:

2017
Launch of debut album “Portrait of the MJQ” at sell-out gig at Ronnie’s

Sara Dowling Quintet plays “Nancy Wilson with the George Shearing Quartet!” at the 606 Jazz Club

2016

The 2nd and much expanded version of my BopFest Jazz festival, this time featuring visiting artists from around the UK, Italy & New York city

Lauderdale House
with Allison Neale’s “Neale Meets Steele”

Short tour of Devon & Cornwall with the great American guitarist Nate Najar

First “Portrait of the MJQ” gig at Ronnie Scott’s - the day before we went into the studio to record the album!

Lincoln Jazz Festival
with Georgina Jackson Quartet

Dave Newton Quartet at Cheltenham Jazz

Allison Neale’s album launch at 606 Club

2015
I started a new week-long jazz festival, BopFest, as part of the JLF London Jazz Festival

Herts Jazz Festival “Nat Steele Trio”

Swanage Jazz Festival with Allison Neale’s “Neale Meets Steele”

Isle of Wight Jazz Festival & Watford Town Hall with Pete Long’s “Peggy, Duke & Benny

5-date tour of east Canada, including 3 sold-out nights at the fantastic Jazz Bistro in Toronto, and gigs in Ottawa & Montreal with David Rubel Quintet. This trip also included me giving a masterclass at University of Toronto.

Ronnie Scott’s Late Show with the incredible Israeli guitarist Ofer Landsberg

2014
Wigmore Hall with incredible clarinet prodigy & virtuoso Julian Bliss

Folkestone Jazz Club with with Pete Long’s “Peggy, Duke & Benny

David Newton Quintet with Steve Fishwick in Cheadle

Richard Buckiawicz Trio at Chichester Jazz

2013
Wakefield Jazz Club with Allison Neale’s “Neale Meets Steele”

Georgia Mancio’s Jobim Songbook Quintet at The Windmill, Dorking Jazz

Extensive UK tour for Martell Drinks (Pernod) with Atila & Luke Steele Quartet

Toronto, Canada to play 2 nights at the Jazz Bistro with David Rubel’s Quintet

My first time with MJQ Celebration at the Naturist Jazz Festival (!)