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July mini tour of UK with Winstone/Gesing/Venier

Norma Winstone will be appearing with her group Winstone/Gesing/Venier this July at Manchester Jazz Festival, Ealing Jazz Festival, Pizza Express Dean Street and Watermill Jazz in Dorking as part of a mini tour of the UK.  In Manchester the band will be joined by cellist Abel Selaocoe and on the other dates by percussionist Helge […]

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Johannes Berauer’s Hourglass Tour Aug/Sep and Dec

Austrian composer Johannes Berauer will launch his new album “Hourglass” on Basho Records with an all star quintet featuring Gwilym Simcock on piano, Thomas Gould on violin, Mike Walker on guitar, Martin Berauer on electric bass and Bernhard

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Manchester Jazz Festival

Norma Winstone and Trish Clowes at Manchester Jazz Festival

Both Norma Winstone and Trish Clowes will be playing at Manchester Jazz Festival this July. Norma’s great trio Winstone/Gesing/Venier will be joined by Manchester based cellist Abel Selaocoe in a headlining concert at the RNCM.  Trish’s quartet My Iris will appear in the Spiegeltent on the first Saturday of the festival.

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Gwilym Simcock on tour with Pat Metheny

Gwilym will be back on tour this summer and early autumn with jazz legend guitarist Pat Metheny  with Linda Oh (bass) and Antonio Sanchez (drums). They will be hitting Europe in June and July before finishing up in early August at the famous Newport Jazz Festival in Rhode Island USA.

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