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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

Amy Winehouse exhibition to open at The Design Museum, Kensington, London.

Sunday, October 24, 2021

"Amy: Beyond the Stage", a major retrospective exhibition about Amy Winehouse’s life and career is to open at the Design Museum in Kensington on 26 November 2021. Details attached.

Jazz at Princeton University, Fall Programme, 2021.

Sunday, October 24, 2021

Events for the fall season include performances by groups led by Jazz at Princeton faculty members Rudresh Mahanthappa, Trineice Robinson-Martin, Matthew Parrish and Darcy James Argue.

Nishla Smith - debut album and UK tour dates October / November / December 2021.

Saturday, October 23, 2021

Manchester based vocalist Nishla Smith will release her debut album "Friends with Monsters" on Whirlwind Recordings on November 12th 2021. She will also perform a number of live shows around the UK.

Jazz Gigs & Events

K-MUSIC 2021,Festival of Korean Music, various venues, London and Norwich.

Wednesday, October 06, 2021 - Wednesday, November 17, 2021

Celebrating Tubby Hayes Weekend feat. Simon Spillett at Firstsite Art Gallery and Colchester Arts Centre, Colchester, Essex.

Saturday, October 23, 2021 - Sunday, October 24, 2021

Jazz In The Round feat. Xhosa Cole Trio at The Cockpit Theatre, Marylebone, London.

Monday, October 25, 2021

Noah Haidu Trio live and online at Yoshi’s, Oakland, California, USA.

Monday, October 25, 2021

From The Source Festival at Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry.

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - Wednesday, November 03, 2021