Reviews & interviews ..
- ⭐️ Hugely impressive sax star Matthew Carmichael is joined by the amazing Fergus McCreadie (piano), Martin Kershaw (sax), Mario Caribe (bass) and Tom Bancroft (drums) for this week’s Playtime event. This Friday 21st May 2021, at 8.15pm UTC + 01. ⭐️
- Fabulous singer Marianne McGregor is at OWIA 2021: this Saturday 22nd May 2021 at 7.30pm UTC +01! Free, Online event! 👩🎤🎵🎵
- Dave Series Quartet is playing some new music tonight Sunday 16th May 2021 at 7pm UTC +01. Dave Series (Guitar), Paul Harrison (Keys), James Lindsay (Bass) and Dough Hough (Drums). Live from Lyra Theatre, Edinburgh; surely there is no better way to spend a Sunday evening?! 🎵 😃 🎵
- Sam Leak speaks to Sebastian Scotney of London Jazz News about the results of his ‘Livestreaming Music’ survey. Sounds like the donation model has been more successful than anticipated!
- “Marathon of Song – Bang on a Can Online.” HOURS of music and song, starting on Sunday 6th June 2021 at 6pm UTC + 01. 🎵🎵🎵🎵 That’s that Sunday sorted then..
- “Roaring Sound: The Instruments of the Jazz Era”. A (free) talk which will be an introduction for those music-lovers who are new to jazz, and a chance to see some of the musical instruments used by 1920s jazz bands. 🤓👍 Tuesday 18th May 2021 at 2pm UTC + 01
- “Music, Math, and Mind: The Physics and Neuroscience of Music”, an online talk by David Selzer, composer and a professor in the Departments of Psychiatry, Neurology, and Pharmacology at Columbia University Medical Center. This Friday 14th May 2021 at 7pm ET/ 12 midnight BST. Sounds like this could be worth a listen!
- Jazz in Europe have run an interview with me (FM) to promote the Scottish jazz scene! 😀 A bit of a stream of consciousness gush from me, but hey, Scottish jazz IS AMAZING!