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Interesting recent survey of 266 professional jazz musicians around the world, about their work and plans in relation to the coronavirus pandemic – by Jazzfuel’s Matt Fripp.

https://jazzfuel.com/covid-jazz-survey/
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Attention UK professional musicians! A post from the Musicians’ Union re UK government measures for the music industry.

https://www.musiciansunion.org.uk/Home/Advice/covid-19/government-support?fbclid=IwAR0ubhk9hW65t2SsTvYc7ESbUihcCYcGD1S7F3ZnIdLXBuabe5lIJnyU9lk
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Attention Scotland-based creatives! Creative Scotland’s Open Fund is changing on 5 October 2020, its threshold rising to ยฃ100,000. ๐Ÿ‘

https://www.creativescotland.com/what-we-do/latest-news/archive/2020/09/open-fund
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A stand-out jazz memory in recent years here in Scotland is the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra + Kurt Elling gig, so it is a pleasure to share Rob Adams’ Press release & video with you. Enjoy! ๐Ÿ˜ƒ๐ŸŽต

Transatlantic connection inspires fiery orchestral manoeuvres. Feistiness, defiance, creativity, and down-home gospel-blues grooves fire up the latest video โ€œsingleโ€ from…
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Free, online ‘Women In Music’ short Course: over 2 weekends, between 3 and 11 October 2020.

https://www.academyofmusic.ac.uk/women-in-music-short-course-challenging-inequality/?fbclid=IwAR0br0HEQnd1nOZWNgJj6J2vOnqepZ0_daiHX6rhmsdrlixCpsR0yIEuJ3Y
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Cast you vote NOW for this year’s Scottish Jazz Awards! ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ๐ŸŽถ๐Ÿ†

https://www.jazzfest.co.uk/awards/
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Call for Papers, around the theme of ‘ encounters’, for Documenting Jazz 2021. To be held at the Reid School of Music, Edinburgh College of Art, University of Edinburgh 23 – 26 June, 2021, this year it’s in partnership with the Edinburgh International Film Festival! And Nate Chinen, former jazz critic for The New York Times is keynote speaker! So get writing folks.. โœ๏ธ ๐Ÿ˜‰

http://documentingjazz.com/
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Meanwhile, in the German city of Halberstadt , there is a chord change in John Cage’s 639-year long “As Slow As Possible.”

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-54041568
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Attention Edinburgh-based creatives. Nominations for The Creative Edinburgh Awards 2020 are open! They close at noon on Wednesday 9th September, so be sure to submit your nominations before then.

https://www.creative-edinburgh.com/awards/2020
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Would be so great if someone who was heavily into JAZZ applied for & succeeded in getting this job at BBC Introducing – Scotland … ๐Ÿ˜€

https://careerssearch.bbc.co.uk/jobs/job/Freelance-Content-Assistant-BBC-Music-Introducing-Scotland/50399?fbclid=IwAR3BwoLYerM5YAMhbg8esZVDWu3RA18CErYNRraL5vXKDCErgyOQepufUbE