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Bebop Spoken There

Alan Luff: “The general view is that Ella’s songbook recordings are the supreme exemplars of sophistication, fine diction and creative voice in the wide field of popular music.” – (Jazz Journal May 2017).

Steve Voce: “Most of us have been crashed into by cretins who walk along the road absorbed in the screens of their mobile phones.” – (Jazz Journal May 2017).

Today Monday May 22

Afternoon.
Jazz in the Afternoon - Crescent Club, 1 Hudleston, Cullercoats NE30 3OS. 1pm. Free.
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Evening.
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To the best of our knowledge, details of the above events are correct but may be subject to alteration.

Friday, May 07, 2010

Polish Jazz Focus @ The Sage (June 2 - June 9.)

There are some exciting events lined up for June's Polish Jazz Focus at The Sage Gateshead commencing with the Nigel Kennedy Quintet and Polish singer Anna Maria Jopek.
For details of this and other events in the series, which runs from June 2 - June 9, click here.
Lance.

2 comments :

  1. You owe it to yourself to go hear the Nigel Kennedy Quintet ! Their new album Shhh ! is wonderful music played by wonderful musicians.........and Anna Maria Jopek is the icing on the cake. Trust me !

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  2. I have my seat booked and your recommendation, Elsie, is the icing on the icing of what promises to be a tasty piece of confectionary!

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Bebop Spoken Here -- Here, being the north-east of England -- centred in the blues heartland of Newcastle and reaching down to the Tees Delta and looking upwards to the Land of the Kilt.
Not a very original title, I know; not even an accurate one as my taste, whilst centred around the music of Bird and Diz, extends in many directions and I listen to everything from King Oliver to Chick Corea and beyond. Not forgetting the Great American Songbook the contents of which has provided the inspiration for much great jazz and quality popular singing for round about a century.
The idea of this blog is for you to share your thoughts and pass on your comments on discs, gigs, jazz - music in general. If you've been to a gig/concert or heard a CD that knocked you sideways please share your views with us. Tell us about your favourites, your memories, your dislikes.
Lance (Who wishes it to be known that he is not responsible for postings other than his own and that he's not always responsible for them.)
Contact: lanceliddle@gmail.com I look forward to hearing from you.

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