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Bristol jazz this week - Feb 20

So the jazz festival didn’t signal the advent of Spring after all, but was still splendid, if a bit chilly at times in the foyer, and even the… 238 more words

Jazz festival week

Mere days after blizzards made the city virtually un-navigable, it appears to be Spring again. And to confirm it, here’s the Bristol Jazz and Blues Festival, now settled in mid-March. 296 more words


Martin Speake trio, Fringe bar, 7 March

Sometimes, there’s something about a trio. No time to repeat so here’s a link to a review elsewhere, where I tried to say why.

There certainly was last night at the Fringe. 370 more words


A chamber jazz treat - Tom Arthurs trio

Snowpocalypse erased a few gigs, but you’ll be able to make up for any lack of jazz in the next week or so as there’s a welcome burst of notable visitors. 270 more words


Bristol jazz at its best - now on video

Much enjoyed Greg Cordez’s quintet playing a CD launch gig (and some brand new tunes) last week – and feeling bad I didn’t get round to writing a review. 119 more words


Bristol jazz week - Feb 26

Excellent, and completely packed, CD launch for Greg Cordez at the Wardrobe Theatre last week, on normally unjazzy Monday evening.

This week’s offerings are on more usual nights at the more usual places, as detailed by Mr Benjamin… 183 more words

A bonus - Alcyona Mick and Tori Freestone, 20 (and 21) Feb

Always nice to be able to recommend something at first hand – so a quick note to say I caught Alcyona Mick and Tori Freestone’s… 351 more words