Thursday, 9 June 2022

Nominations for the 2022 Parliamentary Jazz Awards

The nominations have been announced today for the 2022 Parliamentary Jazz Awards following the public vote and selection panel. The final winners will be announced on the 5th July. 

Congratulations on those nominees from the North of England especially Helen Summerfield for Jazz Camp for Girls and the Globe jazz venue in Newcastle.

The full list of nominations is as follows
Jazz Vocalist of the Year..
Claire Martin,
Emma Smith,
Brigitte Behara,
Jo Harrop,
Jazz Instrumentalist of the Year...
Tony Kofi,
Xhosa Cole
Fergus McCreadie,
Jazz Album of the Year..
Matt Ridley "The Antidote"
Daniel Casimir "Boxed In"
Jo Harrop "The Heart Wants"
Jazz Ensemble of the Year...
Kansas Smitty's House Band,
Black Top
Nikki Iles Jazz Orchestra
Jazz Newcomer of the Year...
Deschanel Gordon
Alex Clarke,
Emma Rawicz
Chelsea Carmichael
Jazz Venue of the Year..
Toulouse Lautrec, London
The Globe, Newcastle upon Tyne
The Verdict, Brighton
Jazz Media Award...
The Jazz Podcast
London Jazz News
Jane Cornwell
Jazz Education Award...
Jazz Camp For Young Girls - Helena Summerfield
Nikki Yeoh
Pete Churchill
Services to Jazz Award...
Mike Westbrook
Help Musicians
Dave Green,
Nigel Price