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Alyn Shipton
Jazz historian, writer, broadcaster and bassist (my own tweets - not BBC official tweets)
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nicksmartmusic 17h
Thanks & .... Very excited for the coming week at - workshops and performances celebrating 50 years of the iconic with some amazing guests -
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Equinox Publishing Jan 22
Publishing this year! Full of interviews between the biographer - award winning journalist Magdalena Grzebałkowska - and people who worked with and knew Krzysztof Komeda personally More info:
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Jazzwise Jan 24
Looking ahead to ECM's 50th anniversary celebrations at the Royal Academy of Music – Alyn Shipton gets the gen on ECM’s 50th anniversary celebrations as a cross-section of the label’s international luminaries convene at London’s Royal Academy of Music
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Alyn Shipton Jan 19
There's no on today, but in 7 weeks' time it's International Women's Day. Can followers suggest jazz works composed by women that we ought to include?
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Dr Katherine Hyphen Williams Jan 18
Glad to briefly attend and have good conversations with colleagues and friends ( and more!). All while swaying to keep the baby asleep... turns out conferences and childcare aren’t the easiest combo
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Alyn Shipton Jan 18
Great to see you both!
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Matthias Heyman Jan 16
Very interesting relationships being drawn by between Matisse, Romare Bearden and Wynton Marsalis’s horn.
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Alyn Shipton Jan 18
Hopefully... and thanks for congrats!
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Toni Sant Jan 16
I’m very much looking forward to the publication of this book by later on this year.
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Alyn Shipton Jan 16
Could not have done it without your help!
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Alyn Shipton Jan 15
See you there
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(((Cath Annabel))) Jan 12
can't argue with the closing track - Miles, It's about that Time, live at IoW, 1970 with Gary Bartz, Keith Jarrett, Chick Corea, Dave Holland, & Jack DeJohnette
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Patrick Brannigan 🎵🎙️🎶🔔 Jan 12
A lot of fun, Quintette du Hot Club de France - Minor Swing
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(((Cath Annabel))) Jan 12
enjoyed that Oliver Nelson track (Stolen Moments), from 1961, feat. Freddie Hubbard, Eric Dolphy, George Barrow, Bill Evans, Paul Chambers, Roy Haynes.
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(((Cath Annabel))) Jan 12
Well, that was wonderful: Alice Coltrane's Wisdom Eye from 1975. & rather enjoying Ushaw Ensemble with A Shepherd from Melrose (instruments include flugelhorn, pipes, violin).
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Paul Edis Jan 12
Lovely to hear the Ushaw Ensemble on Jazz Record Requests! Thanks Tricia Woods for requesting and for playing it
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David A C Hole Jan 9
Oh no - thought John Humphrys had gone into retirement - he now has a spot on Sunday afternoons no panic we have Jazz Record Requests with the great instead on phew!
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Alyn Shipton Jan 11
You'll be able to hear Paul Edis and Andy Sheppard on at 4 tomorrow on
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Adrian Cox Jan 7
Get down and see this wonderful band on Wednesday (8th) featuring of course on double bass and a whole host of awsome musicians :)
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Alyn Shipton Jan 7
Last call for tickets for tomorrow night’s gig at Pizza Express Dean St - still a tiny number left!
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