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22 Oct 2019

Planning is underway for our 2020 edition. Just email us with any ideas

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Mark Hendry is a Glasgow based bass player composer and arranger. At age 11 Mark received an electric bass as a Christmas present, he then fell in love with playing music and also took up the double bass at age 14 as his curiosity for jazz sparked. In 2015 Mark was accepted to study double bass at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland’s Jazz course where he has immersed

Mark Hendry Spotlight
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Graham Costello is a Scottish drummer, composer and visual artist based in Glasgow. He started playing drums at age six, being self-taught until he began studying Jazz at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland - where he graduated with a First Class Honours degree.

Graham Costello Spotlight
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Tipped as 'One To Watch' by BBC Introducing, and winner of ‘Best Vocalist’ Award at the 2019 Scottish Jazz Awards. Showcased at BBC Quay Sessions and sold out festival appearances across the UK throughout 2019, Georgia Cécile is receiving acclaim from audiences and critics alike on the strength of her live performances and song-writing partnership with

Georgia Cecile Spotlight
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We are looking for an exceptional individual to become our Carnival And Community Manager. Please click here to find out more.

We are recruiting a Carnival And Community Manager
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Master-mind behind the music of Mezcla, last week we sat down with David Bowden at our Jazz School to get an insight into the inspiration that led to this world music-jazz fusion band. Bringing together some of the most sought after musicians on the young jazz circuit, Mezcla is always a good way to get the party started.

David Bowden Spotlight
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Fergus McCreadie has achieved a lot by the young age of twenty-two, having just reached the shortlist for the Scottish Album of the Year Awards for his album Tarus.

Fergus McCreadie Spotlight
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