Exclusive attractions announced for Love Supreme’s Jazz Lounge

With just eleven days to go before Jazz FM’s third Love Supreme Festival, some final details have just been unveiled.

With just eleven days to go before Jazz FM’s third Love Supreme Festival, some final details have just been unveiled.

The intimate ‘Jazz Lounge’ area is showcasing the work of some iconic record labels – Impulse!, Verve and Blue Note. There’ll be personal music discussion from jazz heavyweights such as Terence Blanchard, Ambrose Akinmusire and recent Jazz FM Award winner Jason Moran, who’s giving a talk about the life and work of Fats Waller.

Meanwhile Gogo Penguin have just finished recording their first album on Blue Note records this week, and they’ll be giving the Love Supreme Jazz Lounge an exclusive first listen, plus an interview with our own Chris Philips. This will be combined with movie screenings, album playbacks and round-table sessions to form an in depth, and enjoyable rummage into the history of jazz recordings.

If that wasn’t enough, there will be wifi on offer at the Jazz Lounge too.

Here’s the full weekend running order:

Jazz Lounge Friday 3rd July
17:00 Screening: One Night With Blue Note, the 1985 Town Hall concert
19:00 Screening: Snarky Puppy Presents Sylva
21:00 Screening: Robert Glasper Trio's Covered: Live at Capitol Studio
 
Jazz Lounge Saturday 4th July
 10:30 Playback & Discussion: The History of Blue Note in 10 tracks
13:00 Screening: Snarky Puppy Presents Sylva.
15:00 Ambrose Akinmusire – Q&A session
16:15 Playback Exclusive: New GoGo Penguin
18:00 Playback Exclusive: A Love Supreme: The Lost Session
19:45 Talk: Jason Moran on Fats Waller

Jazz Lounge Sunday 5th July
10:30 Playback & Discussion: The History of Impulse! in 10 tracks
12:45 Screening: Robert Glasper Trio's Covered: Live at Capitol Studio
15:00 Talk: Terence Blanchard on his new album ‘Breathless’
16:45 The Jazz Labels Present: First Listens - Discover New Exciting Music
18:45 Screening: Snarky Puppy Presents Sylva

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