The Scottish Jazz Awards return for the 10th edition which will celebrate Scotland’s vibrant jazz scene and honour its exceptional musical talent. You now have until 5pm on Friday 25 November to vote for your favourite musicians across five coveted categories.
A panel of industry specialists, including media, press and promoters from across the UK, alongside last year’s winners who were ineligible to be nominated in the same category as last year, have carefully selected the shortlist. The winners will be crowned during a live ceremony on Thursday, 8 December at the Savings Bank in Glasgow.
Nominations for the 10th Scottish Jazz Awards are:
Rising Star Award sponsored by Musicians’ Union
Best Band Award sponsored by Inhouse Event Productions
Fergus McCreadie Trio
Matt Carmichael Quintet
Tenement Jazz Band
Best Album Award sponsored by Birnam CD
Chasing Sakura – Seonaid Aitken
Forest Floor – Fergus McCreadie Trio
Forward Thinker – Nimbus Sextet
Modern Traditions – Brian Molley Quartet
Where Rivers Meet – Scottish National Jazz Orchestra
The Scottish Jazz Awards are produced as an independent event by the organizers of Glasgow Jazz Festival and supported by the National Lottery through Creative Scotland. To vote in the 10th Scottish Jazz Awards visit www.jazzfest.co.uk/awards. Voting closes at 5pm on Thursday 25 November.
All the information above has been provided by the Glasgow International Jazz Festival of
557a Dumbarton Rd, Glasgow G11 6HU