ARQ have won ‘Jazz Ensemble of the Year’ in the 2018 APPJAG Parliamentary Jazz Awards 2018. Other nominees were Dinosaur, Ezra Collective and Beats & Pieces Big Band.
Winners were announced at the awards ceremony at PizzaExpress Live, Holborn, London Tuesday 16th October. Thank you to everyone who voted for us, it’s an honour given the wonderful groups also shortlisted.
Alison Rayner has been nominated for Bass Player of the year in the British Jazz Awards. Still time to vote for her…at http://tiny.cc/britishjazzawards18/ – public voting open until 30th September.
Electric Landladies Xmas party coming up if you’re in the mood for dancing.
Paint it Blue’s residency continues, second Wednesday of the month at the Hackney Empire Bar and there are gigs from The Casimir Connection and ARQ at the Vortex. We’ve now finished our current season of Tomorrow the Moon, double bills of contemporary jazz led by woman, but we’ll be back with that at the Vortex in January 2019.
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