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Third Eye TV

Fri 22 October — Sun 31 October 2021

Jazz at the Third Eye

New music, sound poetry, archival video, interviews & more in celebration of Glasgow's legendary Third Eye Centre. Streaming live Fri-Sat 22-23 Oct and Fri- Sat 29-30 Oct on this page.

Weekend One Line Up

Friday 22 October from 7pm: Tom McGrath & the Third Eye

Responses to the archive

  • Fritz Welch & Armin Sturm tribute to George Lyle
  • Tam Dean Burn & Una McGlone tribute to Tom McGrath
  • Niall Greig Fulton short film
  • DJ Clelia Ciardulli

From the archive

  • Tom McGrath solo piano 1975
  • Birth (George Lyle, Nick Weston, Alan McFarlane, Dave Findlay, Dick Lee) 1974

Reflections on Tom McGrath & the Third Eye

  • Panel talk with Angela Bartie, John “Fred” Gilmour, Fritz Welch
  • Interviews: Alan Spence, John Sampson

Saturday 23 October from 7pm:

Responses to the archive

  • Tony Bevan tenor saxophone tribute to Derek Bailey
  • Semay Wu & Juana Adcock “I Scan The Room”
  • DJ Letitia Pleiades

From the archive

  • John Tchicai, Danny Thompson, John Stevens 1976
  • Julius Eastman Creative Associates 1975
  • Derek Bailey 1973
  • Andy Law Project 1973

Reflections on John Tchicai

  • Interviews with Tchicai biographer Margriet Naber & Danny Thompson

Weekend Two Line Up

Friday 29 October from 7pm: Sound & Syntax

  • Richard Youngs “Adopt Void”
  • Food People
  • Kapil Seshasayee & Diljeet Kaur Bhachu
  • DJ Jazz Police

Reflections on Sound & Syntax

  • David Toop interview

From the archive

  • Abana (Bob Cobbing, David Toop, Paul Burwell) 1978
  • Keith Tippet, Elton Dean, Hugh Hopper, Joe Gallivan 1976

Saturday 30 October from 7pm: From Glasgow to South Africa

  • Donald Lindsay small pipes
  • Helena Celle “Reimagining the Third Eye”
  • Caroline Mckenzie “Musical Graphics”
  • DJ Fielding Hope South African jazz set
  • Reflections on Glasgow and South Africa
  • Brian Filling, chair of Scottish Nelson Mandela Memorial Foundation
  • Very special guest TBC!

From the archive

  • Brotherhood of Breath 1974




Event Type



Online via Vimeo




All ages


Free and unticketed

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