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A Tribute to Celia Mur,  Jazz / Flamenco Singer from Spain -  by Lynne Gornall of Brecon Jazz.

Lynne Gornall pays tribute to jazz / flamenco singer Celia Mur, who died in 2019, and recalls Celia's performance at the 2013 Brecon Jazz Festival, footage of which has recently become available.

New Switzerland - Julie Campiche, Ikarus, Trio Heinz Herbert - EFG London Jazz Festival Livestream, 14/11/2020.

Three distinctive, almost unclassifiable, acts featuring some of Europe’s most adventurous young musicians, demonstrating just how creative, vibrant & distinctive the contemporary Swiss jazz scene is.

“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.

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Jazz Mann News

Line up announced for 2021 Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival.

Sunday, June 13, 2021

The full line up has been announced for the 2021 Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival, which will take place from 16th to 25th July and will feature a mix of live & online events. Press release attached.

Birdland Jazz Club, New York City to reopen on July 1st 2021.

Sunday, June 13, 2021

On July 1 Birdland Jazz Club will open its doors to the public for the first time since March 2020. To mark the grand reopening, Birdland is bringing back 1949 prices as a thank you to its patrons.

Rome Neal’s Banana Puddin’ Jazz presents “Jazz the Asian Amercian Connection”, online event 22nd June 2021.

Sunday, June 13, 2021

Free on Youtube and Facebook Live. Details attached.

Jazz Gigs & Events

The Bronx River Art Center (BRAC) Presents: Bronx River Sounds 2021 – Streams of Black Music at Bronx River Art Center, New York City, USA.

Saturday, May 22, 2021 - Saturday, June 19, 2021

Wild Card with Denys Baptiste at JOY at Portobello, Ladbroke Grove, London.

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Alina Bzhezhinska HipHarp Collective play Dorothy Ashby & Alice Coltrane at The Jazz Cafe, Camden, London.

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Irene Serra Quartet, live and online at Toulouse Lautrec Jazz Club, Kennington, London.

Thursday, June 17, 2021

Roseanna Vitro Quintet, live and online at Soapbox Gallery, Brooklyn, New York City, USA.

Thursday, June 17, 2021