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Art Themen : An Appreciation.

Guest contributor Trevor Bannister pays homage to the extraordinary saxophonist Art Themen, who combines a successful career as an orthopaedic surgeon with the life of a prominent jazz musician.

“In Praise of the Livestream”. Fergus McCreadie Trio, Livestream, Stephen Henderson’s Kitchen, Dalrymple, Scotland, 21/03/2020.

In these days of isolation Ian Mann, together with an online audience of music fans, enjoys a concert length Livestream broadcast performance by the Fergus McCreadie Trio.

Jazz Mann News

Voting Stage for the Parliamentary Jazz Awards Ends 31 March 2020.

Saturday, March 28, 2020

Voting has opened and closes on the 31st March for the 2020 edition of the Parliamentary Jazz Awards which will take place at PizzaExpress Live, Holborn, London on Tuesday 30th June 2020.

Peter Slavid - ‘European Modern Jazz’ on the radio playlist, first broadcast 22/03/2020.

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Broadcaster and journalist Peter Slavid has forwarded details of the music played on his UK and European Jazz radio show, which is transmitted by a number of UK and international radio stations.

Pianist Fergus McCreadie releases home-made CD to help take fans’ minds off Covid-19 crisis.

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Award-winning Scottish pianist Fergus McCreadie’s trio release a live EP, "Live at Black Mountain", on Friday, March 27 2020. Available for a limited period through Bandcamp. Details attached.

Jazz Gigs & Events

Bristol Jazz and Blues Festival, various venues, Bristol.

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - Sunday, March 29, 2020

Experiments in Opera, “Anthony Braxton Theater Improvisations” at The Flea Theater, New York City, USA.

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - Saturday, March 28, 2020

Pete Neighbour with the Ted Beament Trio afternoon event at The Jazz Centre UK, Southend-on-Sea, Essex.

Saturday, March 28, 2020

“Sunday Jazz” feat. Nikki Iles Jazz Orchestra w. Nishla Smith at Middlesbrough Town Hall, Middlesbrough.

Sunday, March 29, 2020

Tommy Blaize Trio at Swansea Jazzland, The Garage Music Venue, Uplands, Swansea.

Friday, April 03, 2020