Sat, 14 May|
Live Jazz & Poetry - Crossing the World with Spoken Words and Improvised Music
Presented by JAZZ 825 in partnership with The Jazz Centre UK. This is a wonderful event that inter-weaves global voices with local words and live improvised music performed by jazz poets Adrian Green & Shephali Frost melded together with the collective sounds of the Jazz 825 Ensemble
Time & Location
14 May 2022, 14:00 – 16:00
Southend-on-Sea, The Jazz Centre UK, Beecroft Art Gallery, Victoria Ave, Southend-on-Sea SS2 6EX, UK
About the Event
Adrian Green is a Southend poet and trustee of The Jazz Centre UK whose latest collection All That Jazz and Other Poems has been described as “a must read not just for jazz enthusiasts, but for anybody in tune with the life-enhancing riffs of love and place and time and words.”
Shephali Frost is a Chelmsford based poet and musician whose work combines haunting and evocative South-Asian Ghazals, Nazms and ancestral Sufi songs with western classical music whilst combining Urdu and English poetry with modern British jazz.
Local jazz collective JAZZ825 throws the full weight of it talent behind Frost & Green to create an amazing afternoon of performance art.
Whatever your music is, witness this unmissable.
JAZZ AND POETRY - LIVE!
Bringing together the world of jazz, poetry and the spoken world, we're pleased to present poets Shephali Frost & Adrian Green with the irrepressible sounds of the Jazz 825 Ensemble£10.00