Calling all Jazz Sophisticates and Newbies - Prepare for Int World Jazz Day 30 April 2021
Updated: Feb 28
Sending out Peace, Love & Jazz to all those who love the genre of Jazz ahead of the upcoming International World Jazz Day.
Having been raised in a home where music was always celebrated, my love of Jazz and Classical music was inevitable.
Jazz great favourites such as Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane, Bill Evans, Fats Waller, Grover Washington Junior, Sarah Vaughan, Billie Holiday and Dame Vera Lynn are celebrated in my household.
Encouraging you also to link into some of the more contemporary Jazz such as Robert Glasper, Celeste, Farnell Newton, Jarrod Lawson, Guy Barker, Omar, Jose James and Gregory Porter, Gretchen Parlato,, Emily King, Celeste, Teena Marie.
Calling all teens fed up of the lockdown measures - I have written a book especially for you all. I wrote it last autumn over a weekend to encourage teens and young adults to look to nature ways of cheering oneself up rather than seeking hedonistic pleasures in pharmaceuticals. Too many teens and young adults are isolated by the world of social media and feel as if they are missing out - when in fact there are so many great things to discover - Read Peace, Love & Jazz in English, Spanish and French.