Mar ’22: Film Awards For ‘Back To The Source’ Documentary

We are delighted to have received official recognition for our jazz/blues road-trip documentary ‘Back To The Source’ from several film awards organisations.

Including:
– Best Music Documentary – Parai Musical International Awards (PMIAs) – Dec 2021
– Best Feature Film – Kings Cross Film Awards – Dec 2021 – To include a screening at the famed The Water Rats venue in London as part of their film festival and annual awards ceremony this August
– Official Selection – New Creators Film Awards – Dec 2021

AND HERE’S THE BIG NEWS – THE TIME HAS COME – OUR FILM GOES LIVE THIS SUNDAY!!!

Click here for more information on the film, which goes public on Sunday 13th March 2022!

Click here for the film’s Facebook Page where you can post your thoughts about the film: Back To The Source – music road trip documentary

Mar ’22: repmusic Presents ‘Sam Miles Quintet Plays Stan Getz’

repmusic in collaboration with Cambridge Modern Jazz Club is delighted to present:

Sam Miles Quintet Performs Stan Getz
Thursday March 31st 2022

Gonville Hotel, Cambridge – 6:30pm
Tickets including two course meal – £40
Ticket only – £15

Tenor saxophonist and Royal Academy Of Music jazz graduate, Sam Miles, delves into the music and life of tenor sax giant Stan Getz at this dinner and jazz event, hosted by Gonville Hotel, in collaboration with repmusic and Cambridge Modern Jazz Club.

The performance follows Sam’s passion for the music of saxophone legend Stan Getz, one of the main proponents of West Coast Jazz and hugely involved in the spreading of Bossa Nova to the USA and the rest of the world in the 1960s.

This performance will include tunes from classic albums such as Stan Getz With The Oscar Peterson Trio and Stan Getz Live At Storyville, as well as some of his classic West Coast and Bossa Nova material.

Featuring
Sam Miles – Tenor saxophone
Tim Boniface – Piano
Louis Thorne – Guitar
Sandy Suchodolski – Acoustic bass
Josh Blackmore – Drums

£40 two courses and concert / £15 concert only

Click here for a YouTube video of Sam playing ‘I’ll Be Seeing You’.

To book please email sales@gonvillehotel.co.uk

Jan ’22: ‘Back To The Source’ Screening & Pinstripe Réduit Performance

This UK film premiere screening and music event is a joint repmusic-Cambridge Modern Jazz promotion.

‘Back To The Source’ is a multi-award winning music road-trip documentary film by Robin Phillips, retracing the path of jazz and blues in America, from Chicago to New Orleans on a Harley Davidson to connect with the soul of his art form.

The 58min documentary follows Robin’s trip and music experiences and includes interviews with people encountered along the way, including:
– St Louis blues club owner John May,
– Clarksdale tourist chief Bubba O’Keefe,
– ‘The Swampers’ bass player David Hood,
– Mississippi blues man Dexter Allen,
– Muscle Shoals Sound Studio Chief Engineer from 1970s Steve Melton, and,
– New Orleans saxophonist James Martin.

The Gonville Hotel is offering a dinner ticket which will be served during the documentary screening.The screening will then be followed by a one-set performance by Robin’s New Orleans-flavoured speakeasy swing quartet Pinstripe Rèduit, including original music inspired by the trip featured in the film.

The film won ‘Best Documentary’ and ‘Best Feature Film’ at the Kings Cross Film Awards in December 2021, won the PARAI Musical International Award 2021, and was an ‘Official Selection’ in the Best Documentary category at the New Creators Film Awards (Dec 2021).

This is the first public screening in the UK following the World premiere at the Clarksdale Film Festival in Mississippi.

For more info:
www.thejazzpresenter.com
www.facebook.com/backtothesourcefilm
www.pinstripswing.co.uk
or email via the contact page

Cambridge Modern Jazz event page

Tickets including two course meal – £40 Ticket only – £15
Room (B&B) special offer that evening for event attendees – £160

Book by email: sales@gonvillehotel.co.uk or phone Gonville Hotel on 01223 366611