Jazz @ Metropolis is a unique contemporary take on presenting the genre of Jazz Music.
The stylish magazine format is based on all forms of Jazz and the influences the music has had on more popular music. Performances from established to up and coming artists are inter mixed with interviews of the leading lights of the genre to historical archive and strands on the business behind the show business. Jazz @ Metropolis takes us around the Globe to see a review of an outstanding Jazz event whether that is a tour, film or exhibition. What about the celebrity Jazz fans? – their take on the Jazz scene past and present. Jazz memorabilia – a delve in to the vaults of Jazz history will reveal some very curious and unknown but surprising facts!
The show is to be recorded in front of an invited audience at the majestic and renowned industrial building of Metropolis Studios in West London. The original building was The Power House for the West London Tram system in the 30’s. What better location to showcase the music that has powered and influenced so many innovations over the past ten decades?
The 4K/HD one hour series is set to start in the autumn of 2014 with the intention of opening up a new audience to the Jazz genre while still delivering a format that will be soaked up by the already converted. A dedicated, sophisticated and knowledgeable audience.