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Kind of Jazz - Items filtered by date: February 2023
Friday, 17 February 2023 17:40

Out of the Fog – Daniel Herskedal

New album sees Norwegian composer team up with singer Emilie Nicolas.
Published in New Releases
Abbie Finn, is a drummer and composer from the North East of England. With an impressive portfolio of performances including working with the National Youth Jazz Orchestra, Women of the World Orchestra and artists such as Paul Edis, Andrea Vicari, Zoe Gilby, as well as her own album projects, Abbie has just released her third album On Pink Lane. Interview by Fiona Ross.
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Friday, 03 February 2023 19:33

Chris Allard and Ross Stanley – Tortugas

Guitar and piano duo.
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