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“Jass to Jazz”, A three video discussion on the History of Jazz,  Wall2Wall Virtual Jazz Festival 2020, Abergavenny.

Vocalist Debs Hancock discusses the History of Jazz with jazz journalists John Hellings and Nigel Jarrett.

Tango Jazz Quartet - “Tango Meets Jazz”, Wall2Wall Virtual Jazz Festival 2020, Abergavenny.

Commissioned by the Wall2Wall Jazz Festival & filmed in Argentina this stream charts the linked histories of tango & jazz and the music & history of the Tango Jazz Quartet, led by Gustavo Firmenich.

Tomorrow’s Headliners, Wall2Wall Virtual Jazz Festival 2020, Abergavenny.

A special showcase event featuring 5 rising stars, saxophonists Josh Heaton & Daniel Newberry, guitarist Alex Lockheart, vocalist Sarah Meek & trumpeter Thom Dalby playing with the Alex Goodyear Trio.

“Remembering Charlie Parker”, Wall2Wall Virtual Jazz Festival 2020, Abergavenny.

A Centenary Tribute to Charlie Parker from a sextet featuring saxophonists Ben Waghorn & Martha Skilton, trumpeter Jonny Bruce, pianist Dave Jones, bassist Ashley John Long & drummer Alex Goodyear.

“Remembering Peggy Lee”, Wall2Wall Virtual Jazz Festival 2020, Abergavenny.

Ian Mann enjoys this Centenary Tribute to Peggy Lee performed by vocalists Becki Biggins, Victoria Klewin and Debs Hancock and instrumentalists Guy Shotton, Nick Kacal and Alex Goodyear.

Steve Hamilton - The story behind “Between the Lines”.

Scottish pianist & composer Steve Hamilton recently released his debut solo album "Between the Lines", recorded during his recovery from the removal of a kidney following the discovery of a tumour.

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Jazz Mann News

Akamu Music Agency - Updated concert schedule, January to May 2022.

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

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

Guildford Jazz - Programme for January /  February / March 2022.

Thursday, January 13, 2022

Martin Collins of Guildford Jazz has forwarded details of the organisation's programme for January, February & March 2022. Events take place at Guildford Cricket Club Pavilion and Guildford University

New York City Winter Jazzfest 2022 now to be All-Online Festival, January 14th - 22nd 2022.

Thursday, January 13, 2022

New York City Winter Jazzfest has announced an impressive program of virtual performances for its 18th season, broadcasting from January 14 - 22 and featuring over 30 different groups & 150 musicians.

Jazz Gigs & Events

Stan Sulzmann’s Organ Quartet - Shadow Painting, two shows at The Vortex Jazz Club, Dalston, London.

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Dan Cartwright Quartet at Jazz at The Speakeasy, above The Wick Inn, Hove, Sussex.

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Tom Remon Quartet at The Vortex Jazz Club, Dalston, London.

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Ross Stanley presents Time Is of The Essence - A Tribute to Michael Brecker at Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club, Soho, London.

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

The J4 Quartet play Lennon & McCartney at The Queens Head, Monmouth.

Wednesday, January 19, 2022