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INTRODUCING NEW GENERATION JAZZ

The Cinematic Live Sessions

ConnectsMusic are excited to feature New Generation Jazz, who since 2015 have been dedicated to promoting the finest young British jazz artists to the wider community. Kicking off this week we’re announcing their Cinematic Live Sessions and what’s coming up!

 

Introducing..

New Generation Jazz

Based out of the multiple award nominated Verdict Jazz Club in Brighton, NGJ has presented five years’ worth of gigs and workshops by the brightest and best of the UK’s emerging jazz scene, at a time when more young UK artists are making headlines than ever before.

NGJ have worked with an incredible breadth of talent including Ezra Collective, Nerijá, Seed Ensemble, Nye Banfield, Jonny Mansfield’s Elftet, Sam Leak, Xhosa Cole, Alex Hitchcock, Tom Barford, Mark Kavuma’s Banger Factory, Misha Mullov Abbado, Camilla George, Ife Ogunjobi, Rob Luft, Ashley Henry, Alexandra Ridout and many many more. They have also partnered with Soundcrash and Kemp Town Carnival to create stage takeovers, launched their own Summer School and continued to work with Love Supreme to programme the ever-popular Bandstand Stage.

 

Building on the success of their 2020 programme of cinematic quality livestreams, NGJ invited six of the best young players into their TV studio to create a series of high quality, 30 minute concert videos.

Each of artist also contributed to a series of short instructional clips (see last week’s voti on the NGJ FORUM), giving out advice and insights into their own approach to creating music, and making this available to the people to spread the word far and wide.

Each concert video will be livestreamed on Facebook Live and Youtube Live on New Generation Jazz pages.

Wednesday May 19th – Emma Rawicz – Stunning sax player, singer and composer showcases new material with her new band

Wednesday June 2nd – Roella Oloro – In-demand keys player and returns from Berklee with a set of original compositions for her quartet.

Wednesday June 16th – Kianja – Pure good vibrations from the amazing singer/pianist

Wednesday June 30th – Quinn Oulton – Composer, sax player, singer, producer leading a group of some of the best young players around.

Wednesday July 14th – Cherise Adams-Burnett – Effortless charisma from the Jazz FM Awards nominee and her full band with a set of new songs

Wednesday July 28th – J-Felix Big band retro funk mayhem from Tru Thoughts Records’ favourite producer/guitarist and a selection of guest singers.

 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCI1FlEMqSgQvxG7AHUKvgHQ
https://www.facebook.com/newgenjazz/
https://www.instagram.com/newgenjazz/channel/

 

 

 

WATCH AND LISTEN selected music videos

Watch and Listen – Loucin

 

VOTI – Newcastle Jazz Festival 2021

 

VOTI – Robert Mitchell’s 50th Birthday Concert

 

VOTI – Julian Siegel: Tales from the Jacquard

 

APPJAG Review of Jazz in England

 

Watch and Listen – Deemer #2

 

Watch and Listen – Queen Mab

 

Watch and Listen – Deemer

 

Watch and Listen – Ivo Neame

 

Watch and Listen – Eliza Oakes

 

Watch and Listen – Isobella Burnham

 

Watch and Listen – JazznewbloodTAPES

 

Yazz Ahmed In Conversation

 

Watch and Listen – JazznewbloodTAPES

 

Watch and Listen – Open Conversations EP1 Part 2

 

Watch and Listen – Open Conversations EP1 Part 1

 

Watch and Listen – DJ Ritu

 

CONNECTSMUSIC LIVE – JP Cooper

 

CONNECTSMUSIC LIVE – Bellowhead

 

- click here to add events, both online and in-person

Kidderminster Jazz Club – Roger Beaujolais

 
Oct 7, 2021
  Kidderminster Town Hall

Andrew McCormack’s Graviton

 
Oct 22, 2021
  The Progress Theatre

Orpheus

 
Nov 9, 2021
  Preston Conservative Club

Wendy Kirkland & Pat Sprakes Sextet

 
Sep 26, 2021
  Preston Conservative Club

Jim Rattigan

 
Sep 28, 2021
  Preston Conservative Club

Faye Patton Nu Jazz Quartet

 
Oct 16, 2021
  Toulouse Lautrec

Ms Maurice

 
Sep 27, 2021
  The Cockpit

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