Ben Wendel on What We Bring, Composition and Practice

I’m really privileged to be able to bring you the latest addition to the blog: An interview with saxophonist Ben Wendel. Ben is someone who inspires me on a daily basis and a figure in music that I definitely look up to. His latest album, What We Bring available on Motema Music and to buy here is his thirdContinue reading “Ben Wendel on What We Bring, Composition and Practice”

An Interview with Olly Chalk: Prometheus

I’m really excited to be able to release the next Jazz Gospel interview and I’m particularly delighted that this one is with fellow student Olly Chalk. Olly has been working on his project Prometheus for the last 12 months which is due to be performed at the Old Joint Stock Theatre, Birmingham this coming ThursdayContinue reading “An Interview with Olly Chalk: Prometheus”

An Interview with Stan Sulzmann

 Over the past week the Birmingham Conservatoire Jazz Department has hosted saxophonist and composer Stan Sulzmann. His visit was primarily to work with the Jazz Orchestra which is something I’ve been lucky to be a part of this semester. There was a concert in the Adrian Boult Hall on Thursday which presented all the materialContinue reading “An Interview with Stan Sulzmann”