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Liberation Music Orchestra

Review by John L. Walters EFG London Jazz Festival Cadogan Hall, London 20-11-2016 Charlie Haden’s Liberation Music Orchestra was a product of the cultural moment outlined in the Victoria & Albert Museum’s current exhibition You Say You Want a Revolution?… Read More ›

The nature of the Meltdown

So, now we know some of what’s in Ornette Coleman’s Meltdown festival at the Southbank Centre in June.  And there is a fair amount of jazz in there, with some excellent crossovers and exciting sounding reworkings of Coleman classics by the… Read More ›