An exciting week for The Stretch Trio as they prepare to launch their debut album
A round up of Autumn news from Jazz North to our subscribers went out this week. Among the items in the newsletter are: Jam Experiment at Lancaster Jazz Festival, The Stretch Trio at Scarborough Jazz Festival, Digital media for musicians, Steve Lawson, Leeds 7 October Music for Life project for young musicians in Wakefield, Rodrigo […]
For the first time in the EJN history, this annual meeting had grown into a larger “European Jazz Conference” open also to non-member professionals, artistic directors and promoters from all over Europe, aiming at becoming the main European conference dedicated to presenters from jazz organisations large and small. More than 300 people attended the event, […]
In partnership with Outer Circle, Jazz Shuttle and with support from Arts Council England, Anglo-French quartet DORS are excited to announce a collaboration with digital artist Paul Miller on their upcoming tour. The quartet’s first performance was commissioned by Manchester Jazz Festival (mjf) and the initial project rehearsals and performance were jointly supported by mjf, Jazz […]
Laura Jurd and Ben Lowman playing with The Simon Read Octet at Northern Line showcase at mjf 2014 On Friday 19th September Jazz North presents How Do We Get More Gigs? An afternoon of panel discussion and Q&As aimed at jazz musicians. A panel of highly respected industry figures will discuss issues including creating […]
Composer-Improviser Rodrigo Constanzo to demonstrate dynamic score software in first public performance
On September 18th at Fuel Café in Withington, a suite of new works will be premiered showcasing the system’s robust capabilities. This project is being supported as a Jazz North commission.