stratford jazz

The week ahead in Midland gigs

The National Youth Orchestra are in town for a performance which includes Messiaen’s huge Turangalila-Symphonie on Wednesday evening, but this evening musicians from the orchestra show off their jazz chops at Rush Hour Blues. Now there was a time when… Read More ›

The week in gigs

It’s saxophones to the fore this week, with four players young and not quite so young, modern and mainstream, in the driving seat in four very different bands. Tomorrow, start the evening at Symphony Hall in Birmingham where the ever-popular… Read More ›