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“Wherever You Are”, Brecon Jazz Festival 2021, Sunday 8th August 2021.

The first full day of live music at the 'hybrid' Brecon Jazz Festival with performances by the Warren / Liddington / Newberry Trio, solo pianist Rachel Starritt and the funk & fusion combo Jingu Bang.

Cheltenham Jazz Festival, Jazz Stream 2021, Day Two, Sunday May 2nd 2021.

With performances covering almost the entire range of jazz genres there literally was “something for everybody” and in the true tradition of the Festival there were exciting new discoveries to be made

Cheltenham Jazz Festival,  Jazz Stream 2021, Day One, Saturday May 1st 2021.

A five hour extravaganza of specially commissioned performances recorded both in the UK and internationally that really captured the spirit of the Festival and its sheer musical diversity.

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.

Le QuecumBar, Battersea, London - “Life During Lockdown”.

Sylvia Rushbrooke of Le QuecumBar, London's home of Gypsy Jazz and Swing, outlines the problems facing venue operators during the Covid crisis and offers suggestions as to how fans can help out.

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Jazz Mann News

Akamu Music Agency - Updated concert schedule, June to August 2022.

Friday, June 24, 2022

The Italian music agency Akamu have updated their schedule of forthcoming concerts from June to August 2022. Events will feature a variety of artists & will take place in numerous European countries.

Suzanne Vega -  UK Tour, February / March 2023.

Friday, June 24, 2022

The American singer-songwriter Suzanne Vega has announced an extensive UK tour for February and March 2023. Press release attached.

The Vortex Jazz Club, Dalston, London, latest newsletter, 24/06/2022.

Friday, June 24, 2022

The Vortex has forwarded its latest newsletter, including details of forthcoming live events.

Jazz Gigs & Events

19th annual Bronx River Sounds Performing Arts Festival at Bronx River Arts Center, New York City, USA.

Saturday, June 04, 2022 - Saturday, June 25, 2022

Ludlow Fringe Festival, various venues, Ludlow, Shropshire.

Saturday, June 18, 2022 - Sunday, July 10, 2022

Jazztopad Festival, various venues, New York City, USA.

Sunday, June 19, 2022 - Saturday, June 25, 2022

EFG London Jazz Festival, Summer Series feat. Herbie Hancock, Brad Mehadau a.o.  at The Barbican Centre, London.

Wednesday, June 22, 2022 - Saturday, June 25, 2022

Swansea International Jazz Festival 2022, various venues, Swansea.

Thursday, June 23, 2022 - Sunday, June 26, 2022