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“Wherever You Are”, Brecon Jazz Festival 2021, The Castle Hotel, Brecon, Sunday 22nd August 2021.

Ian Mann enjoys the music of two projects assembled specifically for the Festival, Paula Gardiner's 6.0 and Swing Strings Trio.

“Wherever You Are”, Brecon Jazz Festival 2021, Sunday 15th August 2021.

Ian Mann enjoys the second full Sunday of music at The Castle Hotel and two very different performances from the Capital City Jazz Orchestra and the Dee Byrne / Rebecca Nash Quartet

Jazz Mann News

Jazz at The Lescar, Sheffield - Autumn programme, September - December 2021.

Thursday, September 16, 2021

Jazz at The Lescar has returned to live performances and will be presenting events at four venues across Sheffield - The Lescar, Yellow Arch Studios, Hope Works and Theatre Deli. Listings attached.

Peter Slavid - ‘European Modern Jazz’ on the radio playlist, first broadcast 12/09/2021.

Thursday, September 16, 2021

Broadcaster & journalist Peter Slavid has forwarded details of the music played on his UK & European Jazz radio show on 12/09/21 as his programme celebrates its 10th anniversary.

Boisdale Music Awards 2021 - Winners Announced.

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

The winners and runners up of the 2021 Boisdale Music Awards were announced at a ceremony on 14th September 2021. Press release, including details of all recipients attached.

Jazz Gigs & Events

Jazzopen: Stuttgart Festival, Stuttgart, Germany.

Friday, September 10, 2021 - Sunday, September 19, 2021

Montreal Jazz Festival 41st Edition, live and online, various venues, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - Sunday, September 19, 2021

Free Energy feat. Paul Jolly, two shows at The Vortex Jazz Club, Dalston, London.

Thursday, September 16, 2021

Jim Mullen with The Dave Cottle Trio at Swansea Jazz, The Garage Venue, Uplands, Swansea.

Thursday, September 16, 2021

Alex Clarke Quartet at Talisman Square, Kenilworth, Warwickshire (part of Kenilworth Arts Festival).

Friday, September 17, 2021