kurt elling

Kurt Elling Quintet

Cheltenham Town Hall, Cheltenham Jazz Festival 03-05-2014 For Cheltenham he had contributed to Friday Night Is Music Night and had taken part in the late night jam session at Hotel du Vin, but this was a chance to spend an hour… Read More ›

CD review: Kurt Elling

1619 Broadway – The Brill Building Project (Concord Jazz 0888072339590) Kurt Elling’s last album explored what I can only assume was his 1970s record collection, with interpretations of songs by Earth, Wind And Fire, Stevie Wonder, King Crimson and others… Read More ›

Concert review: Kurt Elling

With Richard Galliano and the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra Barbican Centre 14-03-2011 The pre-eminent jazz singer is a very generous man. An evening spent with him, his longtime musical partner, arranger and pianist Laurence Hopgood, and band would be a… Read More ›

CD review: Kurt Elling

The Gate (Concord 0888072312302) Peerless is not a word to throw about, but applied to Kurt Elling it feels thoroughly accurate. Over the last few years, with the albums Nightmoves and Dedicated To You, he has moved from being a… Read More ›