Saturday, May 19, 2012
Monday, May 14, 2012
Summer jazz at Powis Castle
A series of open air jazz concerts are to take place in the courtyard of Powis Castle, Welshpool, on Sunday afternoons during the summer.
Sunday 24 June - Andrew Fawcett and Dave Price Trio
Sunday 29 July - Gardenia Swing with Ruth Bowen
Sunday 26 August - Dick Hamer Trio
Sunday 30 September - Swing Street and Paul Munnery
Tuesday, May 08, 2012
Friends of Brecon Jazz plea to festival promoters
The Friends of Brecon Jazz have welcomed the naming of Cardiff-based event management company Orchard as the preferred bidder to run the 2012 Brecon Jazz Festival from 10 to 12 August.
Saturday, May 05, 2012
Butetown Bay Jazz Festival - Sunday 6 May 2012
The musical heritage of Cardiff's docklands is celebrated in the annual Butetown Bay Jazz Festival taking place at the Wales Millennium Centre on Sunday 6 May 2012.
Wednesday, May 02, 2012
Jazz funeral in Cwmbran for Norman Thatcher
A 30-piece New Orleans style parade band has been put together to play at the funeral of Newport-based jazz trumpeter Norman Thatcher today (Wednesday 2 May 2012).
Tuesday, May 01, 2012
New promoter for Brecon Jazz named
Orchard director Pablo Janczur said: "Brecon Jazz is a heritage brand with a worldwide reputation.
David Alston, arts director for the ACW, said: "Orchard is a Wales based event company who conveyed to us both their capacity and enthusiasm to run the event.
Paul Griffiths, speaking for Powys County Council, added: "We are acutely aware of the distinctive contribution made by Brecon Jazz to cultural life in Powys over many years.