Wednesday 3 October 2018
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We didn’t have such a bumper crop of plums this year and the soft fruit we have harvested has either been eaten fresh or preserved by freezing. Berries can be frozen on baking parchment and then tipped into a bag … Continue reading
Wednesday 28 February 2018
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I was wondering if I was going to get my RPM Challenge project finished (one album – at least 35 minutes or 10 tracks – all produced during February 2018) and then it struck me that the extended jam from … Continue reading
Wednesday 21 February 2018
Comments Off on Reading… and Listening
I’m about to let my jazz credentials go down in flames by admitting that I’m one of those cats who doesn’t always pay his listening dues. Or, rather, there is listening but it is to what is going on in … Continue reading
Sunday 19 February 2017
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That is to say that I’m out at the Red Lion in Brightwell cum Sotwell this evening to keep the bass chair warm for the monthly jazz jam (7-9pm). What has thinness got to do with it? Not much, although … Continue reading
Sunday 18 September 2016
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I’m back to the Red Lion in Brightwell cum Sotwell tonight for the regular jazz jam (7pm – 9pm). No more time to blog – I need to get my music together!
Sunday 17 July 2016
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I was back at the Red Lion in Brightwell tonight for the monthly jazz jam; a nice selection of tracks including some that are regulars, some that are new and (hurrah!) one of my all-time favourite tunes, Goodbye Porkpie Hat.
Saturday 18 June 2016
Comments Off on Jazz Jammin’ Tomorrow
I need to get my jazz vibes working again as I’m out at the Red Lion jam in Brightwell-cum-Sotwell tomorrow night (7-9pm)… we’ll see how that makes it’s influence felt in my playing at church tomorrow morning!