NEWS: Vote now for the Parliamentary Jazz Awards 2017

An award similar to the one now attracting nominations
Reports of the death of the Parliamentary Jazz Awards are, Editor-at-Large Peter Bacon is delighted to report, greatly exaggerated.

The Parliamentary Jazz Awards are alive and well – they’ve just moved house. The traditional bun fight on the terrace at the Houses of Parliament is not going to happen this year, instead the great and the good of British jazz will be at the new Pizza Express in Holborn, which is where the awards will be announced on Tuesday 10 October.

Nominations close on Wednesday 16 August – that is just 16 days away! So don’t delay, vote today for:

Jazz Album of the Year (released in 2016 by a UK band or musicians)

Jazz Vocalist of the Year (UK-based vocalist who impressed in 2016)
Jazz Instrumentalist of the Year (UK-based musician who impressed in 2016)
Jazz Ensemble of the Year (UK-based group who impressed in 2016)
Jazz Venue of the Year (including jazz clubs, venues, festivals and promoters)
Jazz Media Award (including broadcasters, journalists, magazines, blogs, listings and books)
Jazz Education Award (to an educator or project for raising the standard of jazz education in the UK)
Jazz Newcomer of the Year (UK-based artist, musician or group with a debut album released in 2016)
Services to Jazz Award (to a living person for their outstanding contribution to jazz in the UK) 

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