Composer Mike Westbrook was 80 in 2016. In the spring he celebrated this milestone with the release of the album A Bigger Show with his 22-piece Uncommon Orchestra (asccd 162-163). Now in complete contrast, he is releasing his fir
\"Once again, one was struck by the unique talent and incisive charm of the singer. Singer? Hardly word enough to describe an entertainer musician who knows as no-one else how to change words into notes, an all-round comedienne wh
“Proper jazz piano, excellent band. A very classy debut” – 4* Dave Gelly, The Observer, September 2017
“A bright and auspicious debut. She swings, is confident and has an engaging delivery. What’s not to like?” John
“Proper jazz piano, excellent band. A very classy debut” – Dave Gelly, The Observer
“Mellow and stylish” Clive Davis, The Sunday Times\"
\"Refreshing tribute to pianist singers like herself: Diana Krall, Shirley Horn,
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Warren Benbow is a drummer, songwriter, music producer and educator in New York City, who has worked and/or recorded with Whitney Houston, Nina Simone, LL Cool J, Betty Carter, Phyllis Hyman, Weldon Irvine, Jr.,
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“Todd Gordon stands as the guardian of all that is good in the music I love. I only wish there were more like him” - Sir Michael Parkinson
Todd Gordon has established himself
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Modern jazz quartet (duo, trio). We play every Sunday evening 8 to 11 at the Tram Depot, Dover Street, Cambridge, and locally for functions, etc. I also run the jazz jam at the Burleigh Arms, Newmarket Road, Cambridge every Tuesda
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\"Such maturity and depth in her writing, with each offering on this brilliant CD (More Than One Ingredient) sounding like a standard but with an extra large port
Having a love of old jazz standards, but also folk singers, I realise I probably fit into Folk Jazz. Carole King, Joan Baez, Nina Simone, Ella Fitzgerald, Linda Rondstadt are singers I have listened to and aspire to. Working with
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Following the release of her debut album entitled \'Life On Land\', Joy has spent the past year touring the UK performing her original music at various venues and
Fast becoming known as creating a new contemporary Jazz sound using fast paced Latin Jazz, a hint of vintage jazz club and at times a soul crossover feel with \"distinctive vocal prowess who has the ability to knock an audience si
Weronika is an active London based vocalist and songwriter. Her music is influenced by pop, folk and jazz artists while her lyrics take inspiration from literature and poetry.
Weronika is studying Music Performance and Recordin
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He made his debut at the 2015 Glasgow Jazz Festival and is inspired by a wide range of artists from singers such as: Betty Carter and Mark Murphy to instrumental players like
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