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Brecon Jazz Festival 2023, ‘Jazz & Film Weekend’ - The Music - Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th August 2023.

Ian Mann enjoys the four musical performances of Brecon Jazz Festival's 'Jazz & Film Weekend' by Hot Club Gallois, Baires Connection Tango Trio, Zoe Rahman Octet and Zoe Gilby w. Terence Collie Trio

Brecon Jazz Festival 2023, Main Weekend, Sunday 13th August 2023.

Ian Mann enjoys a very full day of music including performances by the Rachel Starritt Trio, Faith i Branko, Festival Big Band with LaVon Hardison and Dionne Bennett & Friends.

Brecon Jazz Festival 2023, Main Weekend, Saturday 12th August 2023.

Ian Mann on the second full day of the main Festival weekend & performances by the All Stars of Brecon Jazz, Deborah Glenister, Annette Walker / Gary Crosby and the Gary Brunton / Emma Rawicz Quartet.

Brecon Jazz Festival 2023, Main Weekend, Friday 11th August 2023.

Ian Mann enjoys the first full day of the Festival and performances from Janet Evra, Edison Herbert, LaVon Hardison and many more.

Brecon Jazz Festival, ‘Jazz at the Marquee’, Family Jazz & Dance Day, Brecon County Showground, Brecon, 06/08/2023.

Ian Mann enjoys a hugely successful start to the 2023 Brecon Jazz Festival and three very different musical performances by the Rachel Hayward Swing Quartet, Fiesta Resistance and Funkyard

62nd Jazz a Juan, Juan-les-Pins, France - Part 2, 14th, 15th, 16th July 2023.

Guest contributor Colin May reports on the 62nd Jazz A Juan Jazz Festival. Performers include Brad Mehldau, Branford Marsalis, Sophie Alour, Stochelo Rosenberg, Guy Mintus, and Sixun

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Jazz Mann News

Liam Ward - Gig schedule for October 2023.

Monday, October 02, 2023

Blues harmonica player and vocalistLiam Ward has announced his gig schedule for October 2023, which will feature his playing and singing with a variety of different line ups.

The Green Note, Camden Town, London - Newsletter, 29/09/2023.

Friday, September 29, 2023

The Green Note has forwarded its latest newsletter with details of forthcoming musical events.

Speakers and artists announced for Jazz Promotion Network Conference & Showcases, Birmingham, October 31st and November 1st 2023.

Friday, September 29, 2023

The Jazz Promotion Network has announced some of the speakers and showcase and special guest performers for the JPN 2023 Conference in Birmingham. Press release attached.

Jazz Gigs & Events

Newcastle Festival of Jazz and Improvised Music 2023, various venues, Newcastle Upon Tyne.

Friday, September 22, 2023 - Sunday, October 08, 2023

Alex Clarke Quartet at Kenilworth Jazz Club, Kenilworth Rugby Club, Kenilworth, Warwickshire.

Monday, October 02, 2023

Itamar Borochov Quartet, album launch tour at Pizza Express Jazz Club, Soho, London.

Thursday, October 05, 2023 - Friday, October 06, 2023

Jingu Bang at The Marr’s Bar, Worcester.

Thursday, October 05, 2023

Midlands Youth Jazz Orchestra at Kidderminster Jazz Club, St. Ambrose Parish Centre , Kidderminster, Worcs.

Friday, October 06, 2023