Parliamentary Jazz Awards
The Parliamentary Jazz Awards in the United Kingdom are organised by the All Party Parliamentary Jazz Appreciation Group at the Houses of Parliament in London. The group consists of over a hundred members drawn from across the UK political parties. Also supporting the awards are Jazz Services, Jazz UK, Jazzwise, the UK Musicians' Union jazz section, and PPL.
There are nine categories:
- Jazz Musician of the Year
- Jazz Ensemble of the Year
- Jazz Venue of the Year
- Jazz Journalist of the Year
- Jazz CD of the Year (released during the previous year by a band or musician)
- Jazz Broadcaster of the Year
- Jazz Publication of the Year
- Jazz Education Award (for a person who has contributed to jazz in education)
- Services to Jazz Award
- Jazz breaking news: Voting Now Open For 2010 All Parliamentary Jazz Awards, Jazzwise, 20 January 2010.
- Voting now open for Sixth Parliamentary Jazz Awards 2010, PPL, UK, 18 January 2010.
- Parliamentary Jazz Awards Winners Are Announced, Jazzwise, 21 May 2009.
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