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Scratching surfaces and knocking pedestals

January 30th, 2010
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It really doesn’t seem that long ago when apples were fruits, tablets were taken for headaches, Jordan was a Hashemite Kingdom, and classical music was something you had to really look for, pay a lot for, and not really get as it wasn’t really for you. In fact it wasn’t really for anyone. Most people at classical concerts couldn’t hear the music for the sound of the self congratulatory conversations going on in their own head, imagining the chat at the work place the next day – “Oh the Elgar was divine, but the champagne was warm” and so forth. You might start to think that we’re beginning to sound like a stuck record, but the internet really is changing this.

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Classical, Clips, Music, Videos

Season Two – Episode Two

January 27th, 2010
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That's 22!

 

Click here to download the MP3 directly

Things can only get better‘ sang portly Labour party members in 1997, sweat cascading down their fat, pink little faces as they jiggled about in exuberant glee at the dawn of a new political era.  It all ended rather badly BUT the same cannot be said for the boys of GetJazzical who just keep on getting better!

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Links to stuff!

January 24th, 2010
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For some time now in the GetJazzical universe we’ve been meaning to get a links page up with hyper-space-links to some of our favourite clubs (only the musical variety as Olly had to be told several times), musicians and other Internet ephemera.  We’ll it’s finally here!  Yay!  So click here or on the irrelevant photo below to go there.

This bridge is SYMBOLIC. Ok?

It's sort of symbolic, cos' there's stuff to discover OVER the bridge and... shut up!

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