The annual Brecon Jazz holds exciting events every year, making each festival date a very special occurrence. Here are a few snippets from previous festival events that may excite future attendees of the 2019 Brecon Jazz Festival.
The acclaimed Swing Style Quartet, a group that played on the South Wales music scene, performed on December 11, 2018 on The Muse location. The Line Up included guitarist Mike Frost, violinist Heulwen Thomas, pianist Gareth Hall, and double bassist Donnie Joe Sweeney.
During the main 2018 festival event, Harmonica Jazz: Toots Thielemans and other musicians performed in Wellington, Brecon. The UK’s leading chromatic harmonica players made an appearance.
Jazz singer Ruth Bowen and her fellow musicians returned to the Brecon Jazz club and performed on January 8, 2019 at the Muse location. Other than singer herself, the Ruth Bowen trio includes stellar jazz pianist Mike Chappell and drummer Richard Bowen.