Sat 7 Feb - Mansfield - Cipher 'Past Lives'. Palace Theatre, Leeming St NG18 1NG (01623 633133) 2.30pm -5.30 pm. A double bill of film and live music.
The first part, film, entitled Mansfield Past Lives, features cine film gathered locally in 2014. The footage has been compiled into a montage illustrating Mansfield at work and play, shown to a specially composed soundtrack.
The second part featuring live music, is depicted in Past Lives Projects' original film covering the 1930s -1970s, which gives a unique opportunity to see unseen cine film from the Midlands. Accompanied by live music from international musicians Dave Sturt and Theo Travis, alongside strings from Sinfonia Viva.
Sun 8 Feb - London - The Griffin Pub, 1262 High Road Whetstone N20. Theo plays jazz standards with the house trio of Gareth Hunt (piano), Steve Plumb (drums) and Wally Shaw (double bass). 7.30 pm. Free entry.
11 Feb - Leicester. Soft Machine Legacy. Jazz House.
17 March - London. Steven Wilson Band. The Troxy.
19 March - Winchester. Solo flutescapes and improvising trio with Rob Palmer (gtr) and Daniel Biro (keys). Ancient and Modern Upstairs at The Railway Inn 3 St Pauls Hill, Winchester SO22 5AE railwaylive.co.uk
24, 25, 26 March - Japan. Soft Machine Legacy (see poster below)
2 April. Birmingham - Studio Theatre- Library of Birmingham. Centenary Square. (0121 242 4242)( website) Theo performs with novelist Jonathan Coe for this evening of literature and music.
12 April (1pm) - Rochester. Eagle Tavern. Theo Travis Quartet With John Donaldson (pno), Alex Keen (bs) Marc Parnell (drms)
Sat 18 April - Luton - The Bear Club, 24a Guildford Street, Mill Yard LU1 2NR. The 2015 debut of Theo's new bluesy prog- jazz band Double Talk. Featuring Theo with Mike Outram (guitar) Pete Whittaker (organ) and Nic France (drums), Double Talk will be showcasing music from the forthcoming album 'Transgression' to be released this summer. Come on down to this vibey new jazz club. the-bear.club
7 May- Italy. Ravenna festival - . The songs of Robert Wyatt. Led by Annie Whitehead with Steve Lodder, Jennifer Maidman, Liam Genocky and full 10 piece band.
July 2 - The Vortex, 11 Gillett Square, London N16 8AZ (020 7254 4097) http://www.vortexjazz.co.uk/events/2015-07-02/
Thurs 9 July - Oxford. The Spin. Theo guests with the Pete Oxley trio. 129 High St. 9 pm http://spinjazz.net/events
Thurs 6 August - Folkstone. The Tower Theatre. Theo Travis Quartet With John Donaldson (pno), Alex Keen (bs) Nic France (drms)
Sun 9 August - London. Ronnie Scotts Club, Soho. Soft Machine Legacy with guest Keith Tippett.
6 August - Folkstone. The Tower Theatre. Theo Travis Quartet With John Donaldson (pno), Alex Keen (bs) Nic France (drms)
13 and 14 August - Sao Paolo, Brazil. Soft Machine Legacy at the Sao Paolo festival.
With David Gilmour
Sept 5 - Brighton UK – Brighton Centre
Sept 14 – Italy – Verona Arena
Sept 15 – Italy Florence Teatro le Mulina
Sept 17 – France - Orange Theatre Antique
Sept 19 Germany - Oberhausen Konig Pilsener Arena
Theo Travis’ Double Talk ‘Transgression’ Tour 2015
with Mike Outram (Guitar), Pete Whittaker (Hammond Organ) and Nic France (drums)
Sat 26 Sept – London – The Crypt, St. Giles Church, Camberwell Church Street, London SE5 8JB (07956 416472) www.jazzlive.co.uk Album launch gig
Sun 4 Oct (1pm) – Rochester. The Eagle Tavern, 24 High St, Kent, ME1 1JT (01634 409040) www.theeagletavern.org.uk/livemusic/jazz.html
Weds 21 Oct – St Austel - Bosun’s, Charlestown (01726 879500) www.restormelarts.co.uk
Thurs 22 Oct – Nottingham – Bonnington Theatre, High St Arnold (0115 956 0733) www.jazzsteps.co.uk
Fri 23 Oct – Luton - The Bear, Mill Yard, 24a Guildford Street, Luton LU1 2NR
Sun 1 Nov (1pm) – Croydon. The Oval 131 Oval Road CR0 6BR (020 8686 6023
Thurs 5 Nov – Poole. The Sound Cellar. The Blue Boar, 29 Market Close, Dorset, BH15 1NE (01202 682247) soundcellar.moonfruit.com/gigs/4555234785
Thurs 12 Nov – New Brighton, International Guitar Festival. Floral Pavilion, Wirral (0151 666 0000) –www.bestguitarfest.com/
Tues 17 Nov -St Ives - Western Hotel, Cornwall TR26 2ND (01736 796082) www.stivesjazzclub.com/
Weds 18 Nov – Bristol. Fringe Jazz, The Mall Clifton BS8 4JG (01179 745318) www.fringejazz.com
Fri 15 Jan 2016 – Stoke by Nayland. Fleece Jazz Keepers Lane, Leavenheath, Colchester, Essex, CO6 4PZ (01787 211865) www.dovbear.co.uk/fleece/
Sat 30 Jan - London - Arts Depot, 5 Nether Street, North Finchley, N12 0GA
(020 8369 5454) www.artsdepot.co.uk