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Forthcoming double album and UK tour

Posted on Saturday, 23 April 2016

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Photo by Ellen Tovey

“John Martin has thought (and realised) the unthinkable; harnessing all the crazy and wild multiphonic sounds that a saxophone can make, he has crafted them within the finest compositions. No small feat. These resources are hard to control, and it is a patient labour of some love for the …

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John Martin’s Hidden Notes Quintet@The Vortex Jazz club

Posted on Wednesday, 17 June 2015

Dear All,

I would like to invite you to come and hear some new music from my Hidden Notes project at the iconic vortex jazz club on the 25th of June. 

I have spent the last four years …

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JMQ – The Hidden Notes & Metamorphic @ Kings place 13th Dec 2014

Posted on Sunday, 23 November 2014

Live at The Forge for the 2014 London Jazz Festival

I would like to invite you all to come and join us for a very special gig at kings place on the 13th of dec 2014. It’s a …

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2014 London Jazz Festival Gigs

Posted on Thursday, 13 November 2014

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The Hidden Notes – 14 & 15 November

I’m very happy to have some very nice gigs in this Years London Jazz festival, starting this weekend with my project the Hidden Notes. We are playing at Olivers jazz bar on the 14th and then a daytime free slot at …

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BBC Introducing at the 2013 Manchester Jazz Festival

Posted on Monday, 5 August 2013

Recorded at Band on the Wall, Manchester Jazz Festival on 26 July 2013

BBC Introducing at the 2013 Manchester Jazz Festival

A few weeks ago i did a gig with Metamorphic for the BBC introducing at the 2013 Manchester jazz festival.

I’m very chuffed as they have …

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Metamorphic Tour plus new album out june the 17th which just received a 4 star review in jazz wise!

Posted on Thursday, 23 May 2013

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The Hidden Notes Debut@the National Portrait Gallery

Posted on Monday, 25 March 2013

I am pleased to announce, that the 1st airing of my latest project ‘The Hidden Notes’ was very well received, by a packed house at The National Portrait Gallery!

The Hidden Notes

Is a celebration …

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Awale in session for world on BBC radio 3

Posted on Saturday, 13 October 2012

Lopa Kothari with the latest releases from around the globe plus a specially recorded studio session from London-based Afrobeat collective Awale.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01n6w3l

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Dawning is one of Rainlore’s Albums of the year!

Posted on Friday, 2 March 2012

http://www.rainloresworldofmusic.net/RainloreAwards/AlbumsOfTheYear/2011/RainloreJazzAlbumsOfTheYear2011.html

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featured in Jazz Wise’s Taking off

Posted on Thursday, 23 June 2011

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John Martin Quartet “Dawning”

Posted on Thursday, 28 April 2011

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Tracklist:

1. I Wish  (7.07)

2. Looking Up  (7.28)

3. Moving On  (7.07)

4. Dawning  (9.48)

5. Quiet Song  (9.09)

6. Swagger  (5.22)

7. All …

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Upcoming Events

07
07 June 2016, Tuesday
The Hidden Notes Tour - Parr Jazz (Liverpool)
Frederiks, 32 Hope Street, Liverpool, L1 9BX
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08 June 2016, Wednesday
The Hidden Notes Tour - The Lescar (Sheffield)
The Lescar Hotel, 
Sharrowvale Road, 
Sheffield, 
S11 8ZF
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16
16 June 2016, Thursday
The Hidden Notes Tour - SoundCellar@The Blue Boar (Poole)
The Blue Boar, 29 Market Close, Poole, Dorset, BH15 1NE
17
17 June 2016, Friday
The Hidden Notes Tour - The Crypt (London)
: St Giles Church,
Camberwell Church Street,
London,
SE5 8RB
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23
23 June 2016, Thursday
The Hidden Notes Tour - Future Inn (Bristol)
Jazz at Future Inn, Bond St, Bristol, BS1 3EN
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30 June 2016, Thursday
The Hidden Notes Tour - Fuse Box (Leeds)
The Fox and Newt, 9 Burley St, Leeds, LS3 1LD
01
01 July 2016, Friday
The Hidden Notes Tour - Jazz Cafe (Newcastle)
THE JAZZ CAFÉ (UPSTAIRS) 25 PINK LANE, NEWCASTLE, NE1 5DW.
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31 July 2016, Sunday
The Hidden Notes Tour - St Laurence Chapel (Ashburton)
St Lawrence Chapel, St Lawrence Lane, Ashburton, Devon, TQ13 7DD
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03 August 2016, Wednesday
The Hidden Notes Tour@Vortex, (London)
The Vortex, 11 Gillett Square, London N16 8AZ






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