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Jazz Mann Features

Remembering Chick Corea (1941 - 2021).

Ian Mann's personal memories of the music of the late, great Chick Corea, as experienced via a rich seam of classic recordings and live music performances.

“Build Your Own Album” -  with Jonathan Silk and FORJ.

"Skirfare", the debut release by FORJ, a quartet led by drummer Jonathan Silk, offers purchasers the opportunity to pick their own track combination to create their personally chosen album download.

Jazz Mann News

Jazz in the Round presents: Phil Meadows’ Beware of the Bear, livestream event, 26/04/2021.

Sunday, April 11, 2021

The Jazz in the Round series, based at the Cockpit Theatre in Marylebone, London will present saxophonist Phil Meadows and his new band Beware of the Bear. Details attached.

Esther Bennett & Terence Collie, “Safe Places” EP launch, Livestream event 25/04/2021, 7.45 pm.

Sunday, April 11, 2021

Vocalist Esther Bennett and pianist Terence Collie will co-lead an all star quintet plus two special guests as they launch their new EP via this Mood Indigo Events promotion. Details attached.

AuB, Livestream from Peggy’s Skylight, Nottingham, 24/04/2021, 8.00 pm.

Sunday, April 11, 2021

The next Livestream to be presented by Jazz Steps from Peggy's Skylight, Nottingham will feature AuB, the quintet co-led by saxophonists Tom Barford and Alex Hitchcock. Details attached.

Jazz Gigs & Events

Shapeshifters + Paul Taylor, late afternoon performance at Bobik’s, The Punchbowl Hotel, Newcastle upon Tyne.

Sunday, April 25, 2021

Zara McFarlane, late show at The Jazz Cafe, Camden, London.

Saturday, June 05, 2021

Jazz On A Summer’s Evening feat. Tara Minton, Jo Harrop, Carroll Thompson, Paul Lee, Alex Webb, Ciyo Brown, Tommaso Starace, Freddie Gavita, Ed Babar, David Ingamells at Cadogan Hall, London.

Saturday, June 05, 2021

Antonio Forcione Entertains You at Le QuecumBar, Battersea, London.

Sunday, June 20, 2021

Sarah Gillespie Band at Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club, Soho, London.

Sunday, June 27, 2021