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Features

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.

John Russell (1954 - 2021) - An Appreciation by Alex Ward and Stephen Vitkovitch

Musician Alex Ward and record label owner Stephen Vitkovitch have written a tribute to their friend, guitarist, improviser and organiser John Russell, who sadly passed away on January 18th 2021.

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.

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Jazz Mann News

Names announced for Love Supreme Festival 2022.

Monday, November 29, 2021

The Love Supreme Jazz Festival has announced a host of star names that will be part of the line-up for next summer’s event, which returns to Glynde Place in East Sussex from July 1st – 3rd 2022.

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC)  Announces 2022 Jazz Line-Up.

Sunday, November 28, 2021

NJPAC has announced its programme for January to May 2022. Artists include Diana Krall, Stefon Harris, Bill Charlap, George Clinton and Brandee Younger.

Open Call to Artists -  2022 Bucharest International JAZZ Competition.

Sunday, November 28, 2021

The 16th Bucharest International Jazz Competition, 1 - 9 July 2022, is open to bands and vocalists of all nationalities. Applicants must be born after 1st of July 1977. Competition details & rules att

Jazz Gigs & Events

Tom Seals at Le QuecumBar & Brasserie, Battersea, London.

Sunday, November 28, 2021 - Monday, November 29, 2021

We Jazz Festival, various venues, Helsinki, Finland.

Sunday, November 28, 2021 - Sunday, December 05, 2021

Jazz In The Round feat. Emma Rawicz Quartet at The Cockpit Theatre, Marylebone, London.

Monday, November 29, 2021

Noonward - Sean Noonan and Alex Ward, album launch, two shows at The Vortex Jazz Club, Dalston, London.

Wednesday, December 01, 2021

J4Tet at The Bull’s Head, Barnes, London.

Thursday, December 02, 2021