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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).

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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

Afternoon

Jazz

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

Evening

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.

Sunday, November 10, 2013

Good Evans! Bill’s Composer of the Week

Radio 3’s Composer of the Week is Bill Evans. Five programmes over five days – Monday to Friday at 12 noon with a repeat each evening at 6:30 pm (Monday 6:15 pm).
Emily Dankworth, she of the dynasty, is in the Radio 3 In Tune studio, Monday, 4:30 pm. Tuesday, over on Radio2, Jamie Cullum features a session by Sons of Kemet. Shabaka Hutchings’ band – familiar to Newcastle jazz fans – goes on to play this year’s London Jazz Festival. The band can be heard live from Ronnie Scott’s in a Jazz on 3 London Jazz Festival special on Friday (11:00 pm) along with Medeski Martin and Wood. Earlier in the evening the gala opening – Jazz Voice – is broadcast live from the Barbican (7:30 pm) featuring a host of singers with Guy Barker conducting the London Jazz Festival Orchestra.  
Imagine (Tuesday November 12, BBC 1) presents Broadway Musicals: a Jewish Legacy. A treat is in store as a succession of talking heads pay tribute to Irving Berlin, George and Ira Gershwin, Jerome Kern, Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II and others.      
Russell.

1 comment :

Liz said...

Imagine, is a must for me!

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