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MALIJA

(Lockheart,

Noble, Hoiby)

8TH DECEMBER

 

2019

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VIBRATION

19TH JANUARY

 

CORBETT/HILL

QUARTET

9TH FEBRUARY

 

CITIZEN

9TH MARCH

 

 

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BALIAS IQ

6TH APRIL

 

 

 

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Jazz at The Hive

The Hive in Shrewsbury

 

TOMASSO STARACE QUARTET

SATURDAY 22nd NOVEMBER 2014

 

 

 

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LEO APPLEYARD QUINTET
SATURDAY 13 SEPTEMBER 2014

 

 

Ian Mann enjoys a performance by guitarist and composer Leo Appleyard and takes a look at his forthcoming album "Pembroke Road".


The following review can be found on the Jazzmann website

 

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ZOE GILBY TRIO

SATURDAY 11 OCTOBER 2014

 

 

 

A show that combined excellent musicianship and literate, intelligent song writing and arranging with good humour and a pleasingly unpretentious approach.

Ian Mann enjoys another marvelous jazz evening at the Hive in Shrewsbury.

The following review can be found on the Jazzmann website

 

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NICK MALCOLM QUARTET
SATURDAY 7TH JUNE 2014

 

It was a great evening as Shrewsbury born Nick Malcolm returned with his own Quartet to the Hive.

This was the finale of a UK tour, sponsored by Jazz Services, which was promoting their new album 'Beyond these Voices'.

The evening was also special for SJN as John Hellings from local BBC Radio Shropshire and  Hereford & Worcester came and interviewed a cross section of the network and the band's leader for his programme.

This was broadcast on Sunday 6th June 2014 at 8pm.

Nick said

It really means a lot to me to come and play in Shrewsbury. I was born there (in Bishop street) and whilst my family moved away when I was two, I feel a real sense of connection to both the town and the countryside around it. Actually all of the Welsh borders. A lot of what the music on the new record is about is the contrast dichotomy between sound and silence, peace and noise and I'd say that the countryside always reminds me of what I'm trying to get to in my music. I'm particularly fascinated with the fact that Shrewsbury feels kind of on the edge of a wilder more open place in the mountains of north Wales.

I've been back a couple of times since to play at the folk festival with Jim Moray. That's been particularly nice as the music he makes and the other music I heard at the festival is also I think, a real celebration of the English countryside.

 


 

 

CASEY GREENE'S LATIN FIVE

WITH

PAUL SAWTELL

A TRIBUTE TO CAL TJADER

SATURDAY 12TH JULY 2014

 

 

Ian Mann sees two local heroes present a classy tribute to Latin Jazz specialist Cal Tjader.

 

The following review can be found on the Jazzmann website

 

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