The full list of nominations for the 2015 JazzFM Awards to be held at Vinopolis (above) on 10th June are announced. Voting in the three public vote categories closes on May 10th at 23:59.
Album of the Year (Public vote):
Ambrose Akinmusire (“The Imagined Savior is Far Easier to Paint”)
D’Angelo (“Black Messiah”)
Dianne Reeves (“Beautiful Life”)
Chris Potter Underground Orchestra (“Imaginary Cities”)
Polar Bear (“In Each and Every One”)
Live Experience of the Year (Public Vote):
Loose Tubes at Cheltenham Jazz Festival,
Blue Note 75th Birthday at EFG London Jazz Festival,
Jamie Cullum at Love Supreme Jazz Festival
UK Jazz Act of the Year (Public Vote):
Sons of Kemet
Go Go Penguin
International Jazz Artist:
Lifetime Achievement Award:
Jury: Mike Bartlett (Chair), Chris Philips, Helen Mayhew, Amy Pearce, John Cumming, Kevin Le Gendre, Guy Barker MBE, and Jason Yarde.
The Jazz FM Awards 2015 is a partnership between Jazz FM and Serious and is made possible with the support of Yamaha, Aberdeen Asset Management, Taylor’s Port, Mishcon De Reya, Arqiva, CityJet, Audemus Gin and Vinopolis.
LINK: JAZZFM AWARDS WEBSITE