26.09.2023 That's My Jazz: Mercury Prize

Prof. Catherine Tackley
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  • JAZZ

There’s something in jazz for everyone! Exploring themes which connect the past and present of jazz, this show highlights contemporary artists, revisits landmark albums and reveals lesser-known tracks from more than a century of jazz on record. Whether you are new to jazz or a long-standing fan, this is the show that will help you find your jazz.

Following the recent ground-breaking Mercury Prize win by jazz supergroup the Ezra Collective, the show will be celebrate their achievement with a look back at jazz acts who have made the shortlist over the past 30 years.


Ezra Collective – Victory Dance
Polar Bear – Argumentative from Held on the Tips of Fingers
Portico Quartet – Knee-Deep in the North Sea
Stan Tracey Octet – Rocky Mount from Portraits Plus
Amy Winehouse – There Is No Greater Love from Frank
Fergus McCreadie – The Unfurrowed Field from Forest Field
Kit Downes Trio – Tom’s Tune from Golden
Roller Trio – The Nail That Stands Up
SEED Ensemble – The Dream Keeper from Driftglass