Total Pageviews

Bebop Spoken There

Randy Brecker: "It's still a thrill for me today to stand out front of a big band as the soloist and hear all that sound going on behind you. It brings the best out of me" - (DownBeat June 2019).


2019 Parliamentary Jazz Awards

The voting is open between now and May 31 to enable site visitors to nominate their choices in the various categories of this year's APPJAG awards which can be done here.
BSH was very proud to be nominated and to win the 2018 Media Award and hope we can have your support again this year.

Today Tuesday May 21



Classic Swing - The Ship Inn, Front Street, Monkseaton NE25 8DP. 0191 251 3677. 1:00pm. Free.


Kamasi Washington - Sage Gateshead, St Mary’s Square, Gateshead Quays, Gateshead NE8 2JR. Tel: 0191 443 4461. 7:30pm. £30.00.

River City Jazzmen w. Maureen Hall - Block & Tackle, Blackthorn Way, Ashington NE63 8NN. Tel: 01670 813983. 8:00pm. £5 (raffle inc.) Bob Wade, Gordon Solomon, Keith Stephen, Phil Rutherford, Tommy Graham.

Lindsay Hannon Band - Fox Inn, West End Terrace, Hexham NE46 3DB.Tel: 01434 603681. 8:30pm. Free (donations).

To the best of our knowledge, details of the above events are correct but may be subject to alteration.

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

GFA to Honour Maurice Summerfield

The Board of Trustees of the Guitar Foundation of America has voted to honour Maurice Summerfield (pictured left with Martin Taylor) with its ‘Industry Leadership Award’ in recognition of Maurice’s extensive career as a proponent of music which has influenced generations of guitarists worldwide.
This award is part of the GFA’s ‘Hall of Fame’. It’s Industry Leadership Award is given to entrepreneurs and artisans that have made significant or visionary contributions to the advancement of the classical guitar and its community.
Maurice has been invited to receive this prestigious honour at the 2013 Guitar Foundation of America International Convention’s Award Ceremony which will be held in Louisville, Kentucky on 30 June 2013.

GUITAR FOUNDATION OF AMERICA HALL OF FAME The Guitar Foundation of America Hall of Fame was created in 2008 to honour individuals who have made significant contributions to the GFA and the world of classical guitar throughout their careers. Foundation of America
P.O. Box 171269
Austin, TX  78717
United States
Ph: 877-570-1651
Int'l Ph: 512-761-5597
Fx: 877-570-3409

No comments :

Blog Archive