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🎉 Dunoon Jazz Festival 🔥 is on again this year!!

The Dunoon Jazz Festival was relaunched in 2018 by Cowal Music Club and Dunoon Burgh Hall, and like many festivals…
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Scottish Jazz Space is being read in the Americas!

Julie, from New Hampshire USA, is using SJS in working towards her Junior Musician Badge – how fabulous! Music –…
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Live Review: Fine Men With Foul Tongues. Piccolo, George Square, Edinburgh. Sunday 24 July 2022

Bassist Brodie Jarvie’s marvellously-monikered Fine Men With Foul Tongues (FMWFT) is certainly a fine septet, composed of some of Scotland’s…
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Live Review: Archipélagos. The Jazz Bar, Chambers Street, Edinburgh. Saturday 23 July 2022

Nowadays in Scotland it seems less often that we have the pleasure of hearing live a quality band of jazzers…
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Live Review: Mndmth / Mistafaz / Harry Weir; with support from IT. La Belle Angele, Hasties Close, Edinburgh. Friday 22 July 2022

Proving just how diverse Scottish jazz can be and how cross-over with other musical genres can bear fruits of many…
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Live Review: Fabio Giachino Solo; Dave Milligan & Norman Willmore. Assembly Roxy, Roxburgh Place, Edinburgh. Friday 22 July 2022

Opening the concert tonight was Italian pianist Fabio Giachino, who had last attended the Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival, with…
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Live Review: Martin Kershaw Octet: Poets. Assembly Roxy, Roxburgh Place, Edinburgh. Wednesday 20 July 2022

Live Review: Martin Kershaw Octet: Poets Assembly Roxy, Roxburgh Place, Edinburgh Wednesday 20 July 2022   The Assembly Roxy was…
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Live Review: Brian Molley Quintet play Getz and Byrd’s Jazz Samba. Assembly Roxy, Roxburgh Place, Edinburgh. Monday 18 July 2022

It was clear from the start of this two-set gig, even before he explained his long-standing love of Stan Getz…
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Live Review: De Beren Gieren. The Jazz Bar, Chambers Street, Edinburgh. Monday 18 July 2022

Last Monday evening at Edinburgh’s Jazz Bar, lovers of the musically mildly outrĂ© had a bit of a treat. Belgian…
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Music writer Ted Gioia’s petition for Duke Ellington to be granted the Pulitzer Prize which he was denied in 1965. Further details and the petition are both 👇

https://tedgioia.substack.com/p/lets-give-duke-ellington-the-pulitzer