Laura Jurd in Edinburgh – with Dinosaur, Playtime, Fergus McCreadie’s Large Ensemble – London Jazz News

Laura Jurd (Three concerts in Edinburgh. July 2022. Live Reviews by Patrick Hadfield) Dinosaur. Screengrab from livestream. Credit EJ&BF / Paul Macdonald. Trumpeter and, for these gigs at least, cornetist Laura Jurd made her first trip to the Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival, and having got here made the most of the trip, appearing in … Read more

Ronnie Scott’s April-June programme includes Joe Lovano Trio Tapestry, Donny McCaslin, Fergus McCreadie… – London Jazz News

Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club recently announced their concert season from April to June. Among the performers are Joe Lovano, Donny McCaslin and Fergus McCreadie. Charles Rees writes… Joe Lovano. Photo credit: Craig Lovell. Joe Lovano one of the titans of the saxophone, will be back in London in May. Lovano’s emergence as an international soloist … Read more