Gil Evans

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Trumpeter Ryan Quigley, who brings ‘Ella & Louis: Porgy & Bess’ to the National Concert Hall on Wednesday 11th.

Saturday, September 7th Honor Heffernan: The Whistling Girl High Tide Club, Castletown Bearhaven, Cork Composer Trevor Knight’s setting of the word(...)

Kind of Blue: Miles Davis. Photograph: Express/Getty

“I don’t remember hearing it for the first time,” says Guy Barker. “It’s almost like it was always there.” The London trumpeter, who has played his h(...)

Vicky Krieps as Alma and Daniel Day-Lewis as Reynolds Woodcock: her noisy buttering of toast  sandpapers Woodcock’s brain. Photograph: Laurie Sparham/Focus Features

“Before making the film, I didn’t know I was going to stop acting,” Daniel Day-Lewis said after completing Paul Thomas Anderson’s brilliant, chilly ch(...)

Producer and arranger Ryan Truesdell has spent the last five years excavating Gil Evans’ original hand-written charts – even resorting to fore(...)

There’s big bands, there’s large ensembles and then there’s orchestras. Brooklyn trombonist and composer JC Sanford’s 15-piece orchestra is a motley a(...)

This veteran Ethiopian bandleader, composer and vibraphonist is widely viewed as the grandmaster of Ethio-jazz. A man well versed in the dynamics o(...)