The Sunday Preview: Jazz

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Cardiff Bay Jazz '93 (Cardiff Docks, 0222-340591, tonight and tomorrow). Big weekend featuring Roots, Courtney Pine, the Five Blind Boys of Alabama and Helen Shapiro.

Tuck and Patti (Jazz Cafe, NW1, 071- 916 6000, tonight). Gentle guitar/vocal duo, popular with New Agers.

Kirk Lightsey Trio (Tenor Clef, N1, 071-729 2476, Tues to Thurs). Fine post-bop pianist, once Sarah Vaughan's accompanist.

Courtney Pine (Hummingbird, Birmingham, 021-236 2392, Thurs; Queen's Hall, Edinburgh, 031-668 2019, Fri; Grand, SW11, 071-938 9000, Sat). What's to come, now the novelty has faded? The saxophonist is joined by two American musicians, bassist Charnett Moffett and drummer Dennis Chambers.