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Jazz Mann Features

Third Stourbridge Festival of Improvised Music, Claptrap The Venue, Stourbridge, West Midlands,14/11/2021.

Ian Mann enjoys an afternoon of musical spontaneous creation featuring a collective of the Midlands' finest improvisers.

“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.

Jazz Mann News

Names announced for Love Supreme Festival 2022.

Monday, November 29, 2021

The Love Supreme Jazz Festival has announced a host of star names that will be part of the line-up for next summer’s event, which returns to Glynde Place in East Sussex from July 1st – 3rd 2022.

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC)  Announces 2022 Jazz Line-Up.

Sunday, November 28, 2021

NJPAC has announced its programme for January to May 2022. Artists include Diana Krall, Stefon Harris, Bill Charlap, George Clinton and Brandee Younger.

Open Call to Artists -  2022 Bucharest International JAZZ Competition.

Sunday, November 28, 2021

The 16th Bucharest International Jazz Competition, 1 - 9 July 2022, is open to bands and vocalists of all nationalities. Applicants must be born after 1st of July 1977. Competition details & rules att

Jazz Gigs & Events

We Jazz Festival, various venues, Helsinki, Finland.

Sunday, November 28, 2021 - Sunday, December 05, 2021

Noonward - Sean Noonan and Alex Ward, album launch, two shows at The Vortex Jazz Club, Dalston, London.

Wednesday, December 01, 2021

J4Tet at The Bull’s Head, Barnes, London.

Thursday, December 02, 2021

Liane Carroll and Brian Kellock at Seven Arts, Leeds.

Thursday, December 02, 2021

Nishla Smith, two shows at The Vortex Jazz Club, Dalston, London.

Thursday, December 02, 2021