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Bebop Spoken There

Gil Goldstein: "The first three days I was in Florida, I heard Jaco Pastorius play at a club in Fort Lauderdale, and then I heard Pat [Metheny] play in a class on jazz composition. My whole experience of the world changed in those three days." - (DownBeat, March 2020).
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Hudson Music: Lance's "Bebop Spoken Here" is one of the heaviest and most influential jazz blogs in the UK.

Rupert Burley (Dynamic Agency): "BSH just goes from strength to strength".

Today Tuesday February 25

Afternoon

Jazz

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

Evening

Jam session - Black Swan Bar, Newcastle Arts Centre, Westgate Road, Newcastle NE1 1SG. Tel: 0191 222 9882. 8:00pm. House trio: Dean Stockdale, Paul Grainger, Rob Walker.

A Roaring 20s Social - Durham Students' Union, Dunelm House, New Elvet, Durham DH1 3AN. 7:30pm. £12.00.,£10.00. Music student, £8.00. DUJS member. A Durham University Jazz Society event. Open to all.

Blues/Soul/Folk etc.

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

Saturday, December 28, 2019

CDs of the Year (Big Band) - Lance


Buddy Rich - Just in Time: The Final Recording.

Diva Jazz Orchestra - DIVA + the Boys.
Eyal Vilner - Swing Out!
Jim Rattigan -The Freedom of Movement.
Pete McGuinness Jazz Orchestra - Along For the Ride (missing from collage).
Rich Willey's Boptism Big Band - Down and Dirty.
Strictly Smokin' Big Band - Christmas Live at Gosforth Civic Theatre.*
Lance
* I haven't actually heard this CD but, as I was present at the gig where it was recorded I think I'm justified in including it.
Lance

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