Naissance!

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In a week's time the new duo release of Naissance will be available, on CD only, released on 33Jazz.

John Law and I are very excited about this recording. Made last April (around the same time as “Earth Songs”)…

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Tour finished - for now!

This short tour of 6 dates has now finished. It has been a really rewarding time for us. We have found an amazing audience response to our “Earth Songs” music; reflected in applause given, comments made and CDs sold. Really…

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Tour completing...

The final part of this short tour is imminent. Wednesday 27th March has the quartet playing at Fleece Jazz, Stoke-by-Nayland (near Colchester, UK). On 3rd April we will play in Bristol at Fringe Jazz. Looking forward to both concerts very…

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Tour underway!

The Quartet tour is now well underway. 

We played London's 606 club to a good sized audience on Tuesday. It was great and well received. On Thursday we were at Soundcellar in Poole, playing to a sell-out audience! On Friday…

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Jon Lloyd signed to Ubuntu!

Great news today is the official announcement of my signing to Ubuntu Music for the Jon Lloyd Quartet album release of “Earth Songs”!

The album release is February 16th 2024, but prior to that a couple of album tracks will…

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Ubuntu to release Earth Songs!

The fabulous UK jazz label Ubuntu are to release the Jon Lloyd Quartet album Earth Songs in February 2024! We are delighted to appear on this great label, and very excited about the future of the group with this forward-thinking…

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Earth Songs to be released in February 2024

The new release by the Jon Lloyd Quartet will be called “Earth Songs”. The label is under wraps for now, but release will be in February 2024.

We are very excited about this. The music represents my compositions beautifully, and…

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Summer Concerts

The new European contemporary jazz group The Jon Lloyd Quartet hits the south of the UK!

We are playing the Swanage jazz festival on Saturday 8th July and the Frome festival on Sunday 16th July. Please check both venues to…

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Quartet recording

Last weekend the Quartet recorded 12 pieces for a CD release. The session was fabulous, and I now have the privileged, enjoyable yet tricky job of listening to all the takes and distilling the music down to an album's length…

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Duo recording!

On Saturday April 8th, John and I recorded our duo album at Crescent Studio in Swindon. The great engineer Damon Sawyer recorded us, and we now begin the lovely process of hearing what we've got and creating a CD length…

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New recording project...

The Jon Lloyd Quartet is very much on the move… 

We're currently raising crowdfunding to record our debut CD. As you know, times are hard for financing music, because since Spotify raised its lovely head the consumer gets their music…

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