A 3 day celebration of Jazz bought to you by one of the country's leading jazz clubs - Black Mountain Jazz.
Multi award-winning tenor saxophonist, Simon Spillett honours the genius of Tubby Hayes
Get ready from some smoky & sophisticated tones from well-loved local, Debs Hancock as she takes you on a journey through some of the key performances and influences of jazz divas in the 20th century.
BMJ welcome ‘Yetii’ for this very special one off gig. Yetii are an acoustic jazz trio playing original compositions. The music combines flowing melodies with expansive group improvisations, interlocking grooves and evolving soundscapes.
Black Mountain Jazz Present Chis Cobbson's African Jazz Quartet, blending Infectious African Rhythms blended with Western Jazz.
Conjuring up the swirling dance halls of 1940’s Paris!
The Dave Jones Quintet plays The Music of Kenny Garrett
Monthly Black Mountain Jazz session Feat. BMJ collective with saxophonists Dan Newberry and Alex Clarke Join the Black Mountain Jazz House band with 2 rising star sax players for a lively and fun night. The BMJ Collective draws on a number of talented young professional musicians performing regularly in the South Wales and neighbouring areas. Between them they can offer a wide variety of line-ups and the opportunity to invite guest performers to join them. Joining the BMJ Collective for this performance are rising young stars, saxophonists Dan Newberry and Alex Clarke.
TANGO JAZZ QUARTET BMJ CLUB PROGRAMME Sunday 28th August 2022: 8pm Bar opens at 7.30pm Melville Theatre: Pen-y-Pound, Abergavenny, NP7 5UD www.tangojazzquartet.com Jazz Quartet have played at our club and festival several times over the past years. In 2020, the pandemic scuppered any thoughts of a live festival and a virtual event evolved. One of the videos included, which was produced in Argentina for us by Tango Jazz Quartet, explores the blending of the two genres of music. We are delighted to be part of their 2022 European tour and very much look forward to their visit to Abergavenny. WORKSHOP In [...]