Duncan Millar is a jazz pianist based in London. His latest contemporary / smooth / chill-jazz album, Fresh Air, was released in February 2013. Previously, he released the albums Dream your Dream and Good To Go, receiving a MOBO nomination as Best UK Jazz Act.
Duncan presents his All Time Top Ten on Love Music Radio Weds 9th July 2014It's been great to have the on-going support of Love Music Radio in the UK in recent months, and this coming Wednesday 9th July at 7pm (UK) I will be presenting my Top Ten tracks of All Time on the Feel Good Groovin' Show!
You can listen in here.
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New Gig Announcement! Sunday 13th April, Bankside, LondonAnother chance to catch my 5-piece band playing tracks from my recent album Fresh Air! On Sunday evening, 13th April at Nolia’s Jazz Cafe (Ex-The Union Jack) Bankside (2 mins from Southwark tube). With me on piano, Matt Wates sax, Hamish Birchall drums, Ed Arm guitar, Gareth Huw Davies bass. Admission free, would love to see you there! Food and drink available. All details on event page. From about 8pm.
Gig Announcement! Sat 1st March, Bankside, London
Hope to see you at the first gig with my new band on Sat March 1st 8pm, Nolia’s Jazz Cafe (Ex-The Union Jack), 225 Union Street London SE1 0LR. Admission free! All welcome! 2 mins walk from Southwark Tube (Jubilee Line).
I'll be playing tracks from my latest album 'Fresh Air' as well as previous albums with a new band including Thomas Rees, trumpet; George Millard, sax; Ed Arm, guitar; Pete Hutchinson, bass; Hamish Burchall; drums. Admission for this warm-up gig is free! to minute walk from Southwark Tube. Come along and enjoy the band at this great new venue!
Feb 3rd 2014, London:
Back in London now, in the cold and wet! Am busy preparing and rehearsing with a new band for upcoming shows in London, Europe... the world! Let me know where is a good place to play near you!
New band includes piano, guitar, bass, sax, trumpet and drums and we will play tracks from the latest album, Fresh Air, plus some older ones from previous albums.
Will try to post gig details soon, plus some photos from next rehearsal!
welcome to my brand new website!
To celebrate, I'm giving away a CD of my new album Fresh Air to the first 20 people to answer a simple question about the site*! The next 30 will receive any one track of their choice emailed (as an mp3) from any of my albums, present and previous! Click here for entry-details!
I also aim to keep it as up-to-date and "live" as possible, with news and blog updates here most weeks, plus new stuff that I will add as I go along, including new photos, videos , music demos and anything else I can think of!(*Post free in UK).
Thanks to Love Music Radio & Feel Good Groovin show for play of Brite Life last night!
Playlist.. 29th October 2014. 1. Freeez - Flying High 2. DriveXBowser - Summertime 3. Cheryl Lynn - Shake It Up Tonight 4. Alex Bugnon - Fingertips 5. Duncan Millar - Brite Life 6. Eric Darius - Steppin Up 7. Gota - Changes 8. Greg Karukas - London Underground 9. Howard Hewett - I'm For Real Dave Supermix King 1. I Just Want To Fall In Love 2. Rahni Harris - Six Million Steps 3. Central Line - You Know You Can Do It 4. The Trammps - That's Where The Happy People Go 5. Johnny Guitar Watson - I Need It 10. Jeff Golub - No Two Ways About It 11. Jeffrey Osbourne - Eenie Meenie 12. The Rippingtons & Russ Freeman - Paris Groove Debsy King (Stunner Fourplay) 1. Joe Sample & Lalah Hathaway 2. Bob Baldwin - For Grover & George 3. Boney James - Sweet Thing 4. Brian Tarquin - Tangled Web 13. Lee Ritenour - Fly By Night 14.Gregg Karukas - Daylight 15. Mo'Jardo - Let's Party 16. Paul Brown - Hello Again 17.Rick Brawn - A Very Good Thing 18,Stanley Clarke - Between Love & Magic 19.Wayman Tisdale - Creative Juices 20. Patti Labelle - Oh People (For LMR Family)
Posted video of one of my last album tracks to Youtube, featuring footage from recent trip to Brazil...
'Buenas", by Duncan Millar, from his smooth - fusion - contemporary - soul jazz album "Fresh Air". Buy singles and the album from Amazon http://goo.gl/4igBu ...
Tune in to the Smooth Jazzy Vibes show with Steve Stevie on Love Music Radio at 7pm 30th Sept to hear me present 3 of my tracks from different albums ...Read More...
David Snashfold of Smooth Jazz Appreciation Society wrote: ♫ 8 ♪ ... Its "A New Day" from the Brilliant 'Duncan Millar' and like Duncan, 'SJ...
from "Dream Your Dream" (1998)Read More...
• Fantastic album in every way, and a future classic for sure … more BBC Radio
• …his keyboard playing over cool grooves results in another brilliant album … more Smoothvibes.com
• Officially back and better than ever … more Smoothjazz.com
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