At the 2020 Scottish Jazz Awards, corto.alto picked up both Best Band and Best Album trophies for their exciting nu-jazz collective. Blending sounds from afrobeat, hip hop & soul backed by an integral jazz mindset, the group comprises some of Scotland’s finest young jazz talents. Led by trombonist Liam Shortall, who is also a member of the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra, Graham Costello’s STRATA, AKU, Tom McGuire & The Brassholes and Fat-Suit. The group will curate a special edit of their unique 'Live at 435' performances for our Spring Sessions series. The Spring Sessions series will be free to view, however if you are able to donate to support Glasgow Jazz Festival's Community & Education Fund, please do so via the DONATE button.
Rose Room - Spring Sessions
corto.alto - Spring Sessions
Malcolm MacFarlane and Ross Milligan - Spring Session
Rachel Lightbody & Tom Gibbs - Spring Sessions
The Damn Truth (Interview)
Ali Affleck & Bedlam Swing - Spring Sessions