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Friday, April 13, 2018

Jazz harpist Alina Bzhezhinska will release her new album "Inspiration" on June 1st 2018. She will be touring in the UK with her quartet throughout 2018. Press release attached.

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Jazz North, the northern jazz development agency, has announced the 6th roster of Ambassador Artists to be selected for Northern Line, its innovative model for touring.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

The Green Note has forwarded its latest newsletter including details of forthcoming musical events.

Sunday, April 01, 2018

Steve Crocker of JazzLeeds has forwarded details of the organisation's concert & workshop programme for the month of April 2018 plus news of the JazzLeeds Festival due to take place in July.

Friday, March 23, 2018

Multi reed player and composer Jon Shenoy and his quartet Draw By Four release their new album "Framework" on March 23rd 2018. They will be touring in the UK during spring and summer. Details att.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Marbin, the Chicago based quartet led by Israeli musicians Dani Rabin (guitar) and Danny Markovitch (sax) have released a new album "Israeli Jazz". They will be touring extensively in North America.

Monday, March 19, 2018

The first batch of names has been released for the 2018 EFG London Jazz Festival including Bobby McFerrin, Madeleine Peyroux, Tord Gustavsen, Youn Sun Nah, Orphy Robinson, Myra Melford, Elina Duni.

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Turner Sims Southampton, part of the University of Southampton, will receive over £315,000 for an ambitious scheme to significantly raise the aspirations of emerging and professional jazz artists.

Wednesday, March 07, 2018

The Musicians’ Company has announced that Billy Marrows, Luke Bainbridge and James Brady are the winners of the 2018 Dankworth and Eddie Harvey Awards. Press release attached.

Tuesday, March 06, 2018

The Queen's Head is due to host a number of exciting jazz and improvised music events and more during 2018. Listings attached.

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New Generation Jazz - ‘Showcase Wales’, Brecon Jazz Club, The Muse Arts Centre, Brecon, 10/07/2018.

New Generation Jazz - ‘Showcase Wales’, Brecon Jazz Club, The Muse Arts Centre, Brecon, 10/07/2018.

Ian Mann enjoys an evening of original music played by students of the RWCMD in Cardiff with sets from Josh Heaton's Mouth of Words, Skeleton Leaf and the Norman Willmore Quintet.

Emulsion Festival VI, Day Two, Gateway Arts & Education Centre, Shrewsbury, 16/06/2018.

Emulsion Festival VI, Day Two, Gateway Arts & Education Centre, Shrewsbury, 16/06/2018.

Ian Mann enjoys this cross genre Festival founded by saxophonist Trish Clowes and featuring newly commissioned music from Nikki Iles and Robert Mitchell.


The New York All-Stars - new album and European tour September - November 2018.

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

The New York All-Stars featuring Eric Alexander & Harold Mabern will release a new live recording "Burnin’ in London" on September 7th 2018. They will be touring in Europe and the UK in Sept and Nov.

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Julian Costello - Open Soundcheck Tour, September - December 2018.

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Saxophonist and composer Julian Costello will lead his quartet on an "Open Soundcheck" tour in the UK and Europe during the Autumn of 2018. Press release attached.

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Al Di Meola Receives Honorary Doctorate at Berklee’s campus in Valencia.

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Guitarist, composer, bandleader, and producer Al Di Meola has been presented with an Honorary Doctorate at a ceremony held at Berklee College of Music's Valencia Campus. Press release attached.

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