If there was ever a group to best exemplify the buzz and excitement around the young Scottish jazz scene, Corto Alto would appropriately fit that label.
Scottish drummer and founder of STRATA, Graham Costello, sits down with ENRG presenter Iain Leggat for a chat ahead of his bands performance at the Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival.
The heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town was transformed into a multicultural celebration of jazz at this years Festival.
There’s a lot going on now in the world of Scottish, and perhaps more specifically Glaswegian, jazz.
The first notes of the Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival were played at the Spiegeltent in George Square, this time in memory of founder Mike Hart
The Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival is here and there is a whole lot of stuff on.
Spurred on from the success of my first solo gig I decided to up the stakes and head out to my first solo day-festival.