Parliamentary Jazz Awards

The nomination procedure has opened for next year's All Party Parliamentary Jazz Appreciation group Awards, organised by jazz loving peers and MPs and sponsored by music industry body PPL. Forms for the awards can be downloaded from the Jazz Services website ( The categories include Jazz Musician of the Year, Jazz Ensemble of the Year, Jazz Venue of the Year, Jazz Journalist of the Year, Jazz Website of the Year, Jazz Education Award and Services to Jazz. The awards will take place next May.