Malvern Jazz Workshops 15 Sept, 13th Oct, 24th Nov, 15th Dec 2018. Simon Purcell is Professor of Jazz Piano and Improvisation at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. Simon is offering a series of workshops at the Malvern Cube WR14 2YF, on Saturday mornings 11.00am – 1.00pm. £7.50 per session, to join a group… Read more
Christian Cox piano recital Upton Memorial Hall 7.00pm Sept 29th Christian, from Upton-upon-Severn, was diagnosed with Asperger Syndrome and took up the piano at the age of seven. He developed his craft at Hanley Castle High School and then Bath Spa University, gaining a degree in music and masters in music performance. At 15, Christian… Read more
Something new and exciting in September Nest of Voices – Four nights of vocal concerts – eclectic, intimate and sublime – all held in a large yurt at The Nest, Ledbury. Marvellous music combined with delicious food and drink, featuring classical sounds from Excelsa Voces (6 Sept), acappella humourists Men in General (13 Sept), shanty… Read more
James Morrison is appearing at Sutton Town Hall with the Midland Youth Jazz Orchestra on Friday 13th July. Tickets are £22 from the Hall 0121 296 9543. firstname.lastname@example.org. Yes, it’s the James Morrison who has played with Ray Brown, Dizzy, Wynton, Cab Calloway, BB King and at every name venue including Blue Note NY. He… Read more
So Festival 33 is over and will become a lovely memory. The sun shone all weekend. We felt welcome Back in Town. When we make such a big change it takes a bit of getting used to, but with a committed team, a great bunch of stewards and help from Best of Young Jazz, from Lyn… Read more
We kick off tonight under the river bridge with Matt Palmer’s Eagle Jazzband; and at 7.30pm Tad Newton’s Jazz Friends just half minute away in the Kings Head. Be there.