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Irwin Mitchell mjf originals update from John Ellis

“Only a month to go now, something is building at commission control…This week I have a couple of meetings planned with the individual musicians to further harass them with my nonsense, just to make sure when we get to rehearsal everybody has the same hymn sheet. Above are some of the “chapter” ideas on the …

Third trailer released for Irwin Mitchell mjf originals commission

Moving image artist Antony Barkworth-Knight has created the third teaser trailer for this year’s Irwin Mitchell mjf originals new commission. (See the first one here and the second one here) For the commission, Antony and John Ellis will create a brand new audio-visual work “Evolution: Seeds and Streams”. The commission will receive its world première in the spectacular setting of The …

mjf launches ‘20 summers of jazz’ compilation CD

Steve Mead, Artistic Director, mjf writes: To mark mjf’s 20th festival I’m delighted to launch ‘20 summers of jazz’, a limited edition compilation CD which captures the spirit of the festival in a hand-picked selection of 15 tracks. You’ll hear a rich variety of sounds and moods from the mjf 2015 programme, from Balkan to …