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61st Jazz A Juan Festival and the Summer Jammin’ Sessions, July 2022.

Guest contributor Colin May reports from France on the 61st Jazz A Juan Jazz Festival which took place in July . Performers include Charles Lloyd, Tigran Hamasyan, Herbie Hancock, Cross Currents Trio

Brecon Jazz Festival 2022, Main Weekend, Sunday 14th August 2022.

Ian Mann enjoys the last day of the main Festival weekend and performances from Bella Collins / Gareth Griffiths, Charlotte Glasson Band, Bryan Corbett , Joan Chamorro Sextet and Dionne Bennett,

Brecon Jazz Festival 2022, Main Weekend, Saturday 13th August 2022.

The second day of the Main Festival Weekend and performances from Freshly Cut Grass, The Monmouth Big Band, Black Voices, Gerard Cousins, Gareth Roberts / Dave Jones and Simon Spillett.

Brecon Jazz Festival 2022, Main Weekend, Friday 12th August 2022.

Ian Mann enjoys the first full day of the Festival and performances from James Chadwick, Chris Hodgkins, Uskulele Jazz Orchestra Debs Hancock, Baraka, Tamasin Reardon, Panoply Trio and K'Chevere.

Brecon Jazz Festival, Family Jazz & Dance Day,  Brecon County Showground, Brecon, 07/08/2022.

Ian Mann enjoys a hugely successful start to the 2022 Brecon Jazz Festival and performances by the Jane Williams Band, the Will Barnes Quartet and The Numbers Racket.

R.I.P. David Masters of Titley Jazz Festival

Ian Mann is saddened by the passing of David Masters, organiser of the much missed Titley Jazz Festival.

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Jazz Mann News

Line up announced for 2023 Aberdeen Jazz Festival.

Tuesday, February 07, 2023

The line up has been announced for Aberdeen Jazz Festival, which take place at various venues around the city from 16th - 26th March 2023. Press release attached.

Burum - Welsh Tour, February 2023.

Friday, February 03, 2023

Burum, the Welsh jazz / folk sextet will undertake a short tour of Wales during February 2023 with dates in Pontypridd, Aberystwyth and Dolgellau. Schedule attached.

Smoke Jazz Club, New York City - Programme for March 2023.

Friday, February 03, 2023

Smoke Jazz Club has announced its schedule for March 2023. The line up includes Renee Rosnes, George Coleman. Eric Reed, Jack Terrasson, Bobby Watson, George Cables. Press release attached.

Jazz Gigs & Events

FreeTrio - Loz Speyer/Olly Blanchflower/Mark Sanders + Greg Cordez Quartet at Fringe Jazz, The Bristol Fringe, Bristol.

Tuesday, February 07, 2023

Danny Berdichevsky &  Alvin Burrell Duo ,early evening event at The Angel Inn, Highgate, London N6.

Wednesday, February 08, 2023

Bley School - Pat Thomas / Dominic Lash / Tony Orrell + Larry Stabbins at Fringe Jazz, Bristol Music Club, Bristol.

Wednesday, February 08, 2023

Alex Clarke Quartet at Guildford Jazz, Guildford Cricket Club Pavilion, Guildford, Surrey.

Wednesday, February 08, 2023

Kristian Borring Quartet at The Vortex Jazz Club, Dalston, London.

Wednesday, February 08, 2023