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Charles Rees

Charles joined the LondonJazz News editorial team as an intern in October 2021, and was promoted to Assistant Editor in September 2022. His roles with LJN include compiling the ‘Read Elsewhere’ section of the weekly newsletter, in addition to the features, previews, reviews and news stories he contributes. Highlights among the over 50 articles he has published include interviews with such names as Christian McBride, Bob Mintzer and Curtis Stigers, and a five-part series on the life and career of saxophonist Steve Grossman (more info below). He is also among the most active reviewers on the London scene, producing regular coverage from the city’s iconic jazz venues and festivals. 

"The interviews, reviews and special pieces Charlie has already published shine a light on the jazz scene and its prominent people in today’s world of jazz music." –RICHIE BEIRACH