Sid Peacock – composer, guitarist, educator, leader of the jazz big band Surge – was awaiting the official announcement that he had been chosen for a project to place British musicians in residence in Chinese cities when we met in… Read More ›
Jazz musicians Sid Peacock and Arun Ghosh have been chosen along with Anna Meredith, Oliver Coates and Sam Genders as the next five musicians to spend up to six weeks in China as part of the British Council and PRS for Music Foundation’s Musicians in Residence – China programme…. Read More ›
Very sad to hear that the great guitarist Jim Hall has died. Hall had such a glorious natural style of playing. From Sonny Rollins’ The Bridge in 1962 right up to Hemispheres, his duo/quartet collaboration with Bill Frisell in 2008,… Read More ›
By Steve Tromans “The greatest thing I can do to pay respect to a jazz musician of the past is to be a jazz musician of the present.” – James Falzone  “Only that which has no history is definable.”… Read More ›
Sid Peacock and Arun Ghosh chosen for musical residency in China
12 December 2013
Jim Hall 1930-2013 R.I.P.
10 December 2013