The Big Swing featuring Emma Smith, Georgina Jackson & Vula Malinga at Cadogan Hall (2022 EFG LJF) – London Jazz News

The Big Swing featuring Emma Smith, Georgina Jackson & Vula Malinga (Cadogan Hall, London SW3, 18 November 2022. Review by Len Weinreich) Emma Smith. Photo copyright Monika S. Jakubowska The evening started with a bundle of promises as the singer Emma Smithvibrant in shocking pink and singer/trumpeter Georgina Jackson in electric blue, bounded onto a … Read more

Herne Bay Jazz and Swing Festival 2022 (20 & 21 August) – London Jazz News

“Everything you want from a British seaside but with amazing music thrown in for one weekend” is how Kai Hoffman describes the Herne Bay Jazz and Swing Festival, taking place at the Pier Stage on 20 and 21 August. All events are free admission… And yet, some legends and luminaries of British jazz are there: … Read more

Swing and Silence article @ All About Jazz

Profile Courtesy Sara Pinto By Jakob Baekgaard June 23, 2022 Sign in to view read count ” data-original-title=”” title=””>Ahmad Jamal is often credited with creating a new spacious sound in jazz. He had a tingling sense of touch on the piano that let each note ring profoundly and famously inspired Miles Davis trumpet1926 – 1991 … Read more

Movie release – “Knights of Swing” recreates big band jazz in post-war California

Knights of Swing – “Cucamonga” Official Music Video On March 25, the Knights of Swing LLC and E3 Music Productions released a feature length film “Knights of Swing” powered by an incredible array of musical talent and a crew of dreamers and believers. The film “Knights of Swing” is set in Lynwood, California in 1947 … Read more