All That J A Z Z

What would the early performers make of this sophisticated Bob Fosse inspired dance routine?   The photographers need a shout out also, so here it one for Josephine Bevan, for the Paris dance shot.    

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New Scottish Jazz Talent

The Fergus McCreadie Trio are all talent young men and they are heading upwards on a steep trajectory. This is the opening track of their third album, ‘Forest Floor’. It is called Law Hill.  

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Erroll can play piano

Mr Erroll Garner was a superb player and much admired in his lifetime. The footage is old but you still get a glimpse of his ability. We can still get a kick out of his effortless skills. Image CC BY 2.0      

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Nina Simone My Way

If you like Nina and if you like great piano and if you like a committed songstress and if you like a live performance and if you like a song that deals with life Then you will love this performance from the remarkable Nina...

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Ellis the Educator!

It is good to celebrate at the time of his departing one of the great American musical educators Ellis Marsalis. The family were not able to give him a huge musical New Orleans funeral. Undoubtedly his impact and influence will...

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