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Tim Woodall

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theartsdesk at the London Jazz Festival: Heart beats on the fringe

Squeezing nearly 300 events into the 10-day dash that is the London Jazz Festival, which has just ended required dozens of venues – many not regular presenters of jazz – to open their doors. From the...


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