Category: Cheltenham Jazz Festival

Cheltenham Jazz Festival: The Soul Jazz Summit with the BBC Concert Orchestra, Guy Barker’s Big Band and Special Guests – Live Review

Kickstarting a new tradition for the Festival, the Soul Jazz Summit brings together the very best of jazz, funk and soul, including special guests Kurt Elling, Madeline Bell, Mica Millar, Ashton Jones, Vanessa Haynes, Mica Paris, Tommy Blaize and Ian Shaw. Celebrating the explosion of jazz and soul […]

Cheltenham Jazz Festival: Lola Young had us in tears with her powerfully emotive performance and also in tears of laughter with her wonderful personality – Live Review

Lola and her band came on stage at Henry Weston’s Big Top at Cheltenham Jazz Festival on Sunday May 1st to an almost full crowd. Beginning with her song After Midnight, Lola was instantly captivating as were her wonderfully skilled band. After the first song, Lola explained that […]