News & Events
Re-release: Wales Plays Brazil
I'm reissuing my "WALES PLAYS BRAZIL" album which has seven of my originals and two of Jobim's The album features Dave O-Higgins (sax), Tom Hill (double bass) and Dave Hassel (L A percussion). If you would like to purchase the album, you can contact me by; E-Mail:...
32nd North Wales International Jazz Guitar Weekend
WITH OUR SUCCESSFUL NEW FORMATLearn from & play with World Class Musicians! March 31st, April 1st & 2nd 2023 COLEG CAMBRIA (YALE), Grove Park Road, Wrexham, North Wales, LL12 7AB ENRICH YOUR GUITAR SKILLS AT THIS AFFORDABLE WEEKEND Guest Tutors: Michael...
The Pat Martino Interview, by Trefor Owen
PAT MARTINO has perhaps been the most popular and enduring of the young jazz guitarists who emerged in the latter years of the sixties. A precocious talent, his hard-swinging be-bop style won many friends amongst his peers and the jazz public at large.
A review of the 30th North Wales International Jazz Guitar Weekend. Featuring Vic Juris.
The 30th North Wales International Jazz Guitar Weekend hosted by North Wales Jazz was an outstanding success.
See Trefor Owen Live
To see where you can catch Trefor, view the latest gig list on this page.
Trefor Owen & Andy Hulme, Jazz Guitar Duo, Ty Helig Lounge
The first ticketed event of the day was held in the lounge of the Ty Helig Guest House and featured a performance by jazz guitarists Trefor Owen and Andy Hulme. The proprietors of Ty Helig are keen supporters of both Brecon Jazz Club and the Festival and regularly...
Review of concert at Kendal Jazz Club
‘Spirit of Shearing’ opened up with a quickish version of ‘Yesterdays’ which, lacking any Shearing traits, was obviously just a settling-in exercise, because the second number, ‘East of the Sun’ (one of George’s biggest hits) was deep into a GS groove. The two...
Shades Of Shearing, Black Mountain Jazz, Kings Arms, Abergavenny
An evening of unpretentious, gently swinging jazz The final BMJ event of 2014 saw North Wales based guitarist Trefor Owen bringing his Shades Of Shearing quartet to the Kings Arms to perform a selection of material associated with the late, great British pianist and...