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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

606 Jazz Club, Chelsea, London - listings for October 2021.

Friday, September 24, 2021

Laura Thorne of the 606 has forwarded details of the club's live and online programme for the month of October 2021. Fully detailed schedule attached.

Serious announces participants of the sixteenth Take Five Talent Development Programme.

Thursday, September 23, 2021

Promoters Serious have announced the names of the young musicians who will be part of the 2021 Take Five programme. They will also be featured at this year's EFG London Jazz Festival.

Chris Maddock - new EP and UK live dates, October / November 2021.

Thursday, September 23, 2021

Saxophonist/composer Chris Maddock will be releasing his EP, The Hunt, on 15 October 2021, followed by a short series of live shows in London and Birmingham. Press release attached.

Jazz Gigs & Events

Scarborough Jazz Festival, The Spa, Scarborough, Yorkshire.

Friday, September 24, 2021 - Sunday, September 26, 2021

World Music Big Band free afternoon performance at Acklam Village Market, London.

Saturday, September 25, 2021

Hannes Riepler Quartet, two shows at The Vortex Jazz Club, Dalston, London.

Saturday, September 25, 2021

Downstairs late night jam hosted by Will Glaser at The Vortex Jazz Club, Dalston, London.

Saturday, September 25, 2021

Jazz @ Metchy’s - feat. Elijah Jeffery + Jam Session at Metchy’s Cafe, Cathays, Cardiff.

Saturday, September 25, 2021