dan nicholls

Südtirol Jazz Festival

Various venues 26-06-2015 to 01-07-2015 The Südtirol Jazz Festival is based in that part of northern Italy that is right up near the Austrian border in the Dolomite mountains in some of the most stunning scenery in Europe, and is probably the festival in… Read More ›

Dan Nicholls’ Strobes

Parabola Arts Centre, Cheltenham Jazz Festival 04-05-2014 What I like most about keyboardist Dan Nicholls is the way he has developed a very distinctive, personal style of music that is so adaptable to different contexts and to new influences, many… Read More ›

Dan Nicholls’ Point X

CBSO Centre, Birmingham UK 11-04-2014 At one point in this third Jazzlines Fellowship event an image flickered on the screen – Dan was triggering video images during the performance – of what might have been a headphones stall in an African… Read More ›

Lluis Mather’s The Trees & Nonet

CBSO Centre, Birmingham UK 28-03-2014 This was the second of the Jazzlines Fellowship showcases, revealing what the musicians chosen by the jazz wing of Birmingham’s Town Hall/Symphony Hall producers and supported by the Jerwood Charitable Foundation or the BBC Performing… Read More ›

Polar Bear & Gonimoblast

Hare And Hounds, Kings Heath, Birmingham UK 27-03-2014 The room was rammed and the expectations high for this first Birmingham gig in a number of years from Sebastian Rochford’s quintet. And it’s on the back of the first new album… Read More ›