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mjf triple-bill at the RNCM

manchester jazz festival 2015 starts here! We announce the first gigs from this years incredible line-up. What a great way to start our celebration of two decades of jazz with a fantastic triple bill at the RNCM. Stuart McCallum + Alice Zawadski, 4 August, RNCM The first of this year’s series unites two fast-rising stars of the …

mjf 2015 – First mjf introduces gigs announced

mjf introduces brings young jazz performers into the spotlight for their first major public performance. This year we continue to provide a platform for talented emerging regional bands aged 16 – 25. The first gigs of themjf introduces series to be announced are Kalakuta, the Nick Conn Octet and James Girling Quintet, who will all be …

New line-up for manchester jazz festival Board of Trustees

There is a new line-up behind-the-scenes at manchester jazz festival with the appointment of John Davies as the new Chair of Trustees and Anita Weightman of Irwin Mitchell Solicitors as Vice Chair. John Davies is a jazz enthusiast and longstanding supporter of the festival and the northern jazz scene.  Until recently he was a director …