Posts Tagged ‘Norman & The Folding Deckchairs’

Michael Janisch Quintet – Purpose Built tour – 17 to 19 Dec

Posted by on December 8th, 2010 1 Comment

Shetland is to host some of the world’s finest young jazz musicians next weekend when the Michael Janisch Quintet make their way north during their Purpose Built tour. An eclectic mix of everything from Latin and swing to soul, groove and the avant garde can be expected from Janisch’s band at evening concerts in the […]

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Jazz Weekender – concerts, workshops and masterclasses

Posted by on November 6th, 2009 No Comments

Shetland Jazz fans are in for a treat next weekend (13 to 16 Nov) when the Harris Playfair Trio and Kirkwall Grammar School Big Band make the trip north for the “Jazz Weekender” event comprising school performances, youth music workshops and a special Saturday evening concert at Lerwick Town Hall. The concert will also feature […]

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Flavour of Shetland 2009 kicks off

Posted by on June 25th, 2009 No Comments

This year’s four day Flavour of Shetland Festival got cracking on Victoria Pier earlier today, and those lucky enough to be out making the best of the fine day would have so far enjoyed the young bands Calishang, Kollifirbolli and Fishing Notes, the all star Whalsay accordion band. My colleague Donald Anderson, who has just […]

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Shetland Young Promoters Group ‘Variety Night’ Fundraising Concert

Posted by on March 16th, 2009 No Comments

Media release: Shetland Young Promoter’s Group (SYPG) will hold a fund-raising ‘Variety Night’ in the South Nesting Public Hall on Saturday the 11th of April. The event will allow the SYPG to further work of promoting young musicians and bands, and giving the youth of Shetland greater access to well produced music events. The evening, […]

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