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January 7, 2019

jfl #morninglistening to #LeonardoBalada (*1933) #concertos on…

#morninglistening to #LeonardoBalada (*1933) #concertos on @NaxosRecords w/@carnegiemellon #WindEnsemble
Found the concertos creditable but distinctly disliked the Sonata for Ten Winds.
#classicalcdcollection #classicalmusic #classicalmusiccollection #contemporaryclassical #20thcenturyclassical #Spanishclassicalmusic #orchestralmusic #violaconcerto #

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Bruce Sylvester New book looks back at swamp blues Excello Records

By Bruce Sylvester The late 1940s and ’50s were a goldmine for new indie labels putting out regional music that didn’t interest major labels. Shifts in technology as well as musical tastes enabled companies like Aladdin and Specialty to thrive. …

The post New book looks back at swamp blues Excello Records appeared first on Goldmine Magazine.

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jfl #morninglistening to #Birtwistle’s Angel Fighter et al. on…

#morninglistening to #Birtwistle’s Angel Fighter et al. on @nmcrecordings w/@Ldn_Sinfonietta + @BBCSingers
Angel: countertenor @A_Watts1
#classicalmusic #classicalmusiccollection #classicalcdcollection
#contemporarymusic #contemporaryclassical #InBrokenImages #Virelai #BachFestival #cantata

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A very happy belated birthday to the ultimate psychedelic renegade Syd Barrett!Syd and Mick -…

via The Real Mick Rock (Spencer Grady)


The Sun Ra Arkestra – led by that indomitable intergalactic seer, Marshall Allen, who is 95 this year – touches down for their now traditional residency at Lewes Con Club courtesy of those enlightened folk at Brighton Alternative Jazz Festival. Catch the troupe performing cosmic classics in full astronomically-attuned attire on Sunday 21 and Monday 22 April.

Spencer Grady

For more details and ticket info visit

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The Wire takeover at Bleep X

via The Wire: Home

jfl #morninglistening to @EmanuelAx in v.fine #Eroica Variations by…

#morninglistening to @EmanuelAx in v.fine #Eroica Variations by #Beethoven on @sony_classical
also #JosephHaydn f-minor #Variations & #Schumann
#classicalmusiccollection #classicalcdcollection #solokeyboard #pianomusic #transcription #SonyClassical #EmanuelAx #RobertSchumann
#Haydn #LudwigVanBeethoven #LudwigVan

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Classic Album Sundays Aretha Franklin Album of the Month Poster

To celebrate our Aretha Franklin Album of the Month double-header, Flood Gallery have created a one-off limited edition tour poster. The poster was designed by Carl Glover and there is a signed and numbered edition of 70 available for purchase here.

    • 18 x 24″
    • Gallery Quality Giclee print
    • 100% Cotton Rag Archival Paper Stock
    • Archival Inks

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CAS Classic Album Sundays and The Jazz Cafe present: Kind Of New

Classic Album Sundays and Jazz Cafe’s partnership Kind Of New returns in 2019 with four amazing live interpretations of classic albums.

The series kicks off with Jill Scott’s iconic 2000 record Who Is Jill Scott? Words and Sounds Vol. 1 with Dylema Collective, who will also be performing some of their own material on the night on Tuesday 8th January 2019.

Tickets available here.

Kind Of New continues on Monday 11th February 2019 with Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong’s timeless collaborative album Ella And Louis, courtesy of jazz vocalist Cherise Adams-Burnett.

Tickets available here.

On Monday March 11th 2019 trumpeter Donald Byrd’s jazz fusion masterpiece Places and Spaces will be performed live by fast rising trumpeter and bandleader of Kokoroko, Sheila Maurice Grey.

Tickets available here.

The final edition of Kind Of New rounds off with afrobeat originator Fela Kuti’s three-album compilation Fela Kuti & His Koola Lobitos, performed by London sax star Camilla George on Monday 8th April 2019.

Tickets available here.

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