Jazz Appreciation APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To encourage wider and deeper enjoyment of jazz, to increase parliamentarians' understanding of the jazz industry and issues surrounding it, to promote jazz as a musical form and to raise its profile inside and outside Parliament.

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Recent Speeches related to Jazz Appreciation

1. Music Venues
10/12/2015 - Grand Committee

1: the National Youth Jazz Orchestra. I am co-chairman of the All-Party Jazz Appreciation Group, and I thank - Speech Link
2: some amazing music, which could be anything from jazz to experimental classical or folk. Sometimes, it - Speech Link
3: this country—opera houses, orchestras, and pop and jazz groups—are often seeded and nourished at grass-roots - Speech Link

2. EU: Musicians
28/01/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: this situation is not resolved, our world-leading jazz sector will start to lose its world-leading reputation - Speech Link

3. Economy and Society: Contribution of Music
21/01/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: continue to be a world leader in all genres, from jazz and folk to grime. We are home to studios that record - Speech Link
2: all orchestras. Groups such as the Keith Little jazz trio in my constituency in Penarth do incredible - Speech Link
3: Henley (John Howell) perform, and he is a very fine jazz musician; and I congratulate the hon. Gentleman—it - Speech Link

4. Oral Answers to Questions
29/01/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: decade. Why is the Chancellor, who has Runnymede Jazz Club in his constituency, giving a rates discount - Speech Link
2: will give me the precise address of the Runnymede Jazz Club later. The measures we announced in the Budget - Speech Link

5. Artistic Remuneration for Online Content
06/07/2016 - Westminster Hall

1: receive appropriate rewards. As a former part-time jazz musician and a member of the Musicians’ Union in - Speech Link

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7 Current APPG Officers
Lord Mann Portrait
Lord Mann
Co-Chair
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Greg Knight Portrait
Greg Knight
Secretary
Conservative - East Yorkshire
Joined: 28th September 2017
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

John Spellar MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 0674.

Email: john.spellar.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Chris Hodgkins, 41 Bedford Road, London W13 0SP. Tel: 020 8840 4643

Email: chrishodgkins3@gmail.com

Group's Website:

https://appjag.wordpress.com/

Benefits in Kind
Date
10 Nov 2015
Source
Serious
Description
Event held on 10 November 2015
Value
£6,001
Date
10 Mar 2015
Source
PPL
Description
Two events held on 21 January 2015 and 10 March 2015 respectively
Value
£31,501
Financial Benefits Received
Date
10 Oct 2017
Source
Pizza Express Live
Value
£3,800
Date
10 Oct 2017
Source
Peroni
Value
£2,000
Former APPG Officers
Lord Colwyn Portrait
Lord Colwyn
Officer
Conservative - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 21st April 2021
2 APPG Memberships
Dentistry and Oral Health , Hydrogen
Baroness Healy of Primrose Hill Portrait
Baroness Healy of Primrose Hill
Officer
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 27th January 2021
Departed: 21st April 2021
Kelvin Hopkins Portrait
Kelvin Hopkins
Chair & Registered Contact
Independent - Former Member for Luton North
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Baroness Coussins Portrait
Baroness Coussins
Secretary
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
2 APPG Memberships
Modern Languages , United Nations
Lord Crathorne Portrait
Lord Crathorne
Officer
Conservative - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
Mark Pritchard Portrait
Mark Pritchard
Vice Chair
Conservative - The Wrekin
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
David Morris Portrait
David Morris
Treasurer
Conservative - Morecambe and Lunesdale
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017