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Latest round of mjf hothouse artists announced

We are excited to announce the three artists who have made it through the latest round of our mjf hothouse programme. Natalie Blooms, Jemma Freese and Helen Pillinger have all secured places on the scheme, which helps musicians develop as artists. mjf hothouse is all about working with artists on an individual basis to understand …

NORTHERN – our first performance project of mjf 2019

We are pleased to announce the first performance project of mjf 2019  NORTHERN is a new jazz project developed by Maja Bugge in collaboration with field recordist Hervé Perez and video artist Adam York Gregory. During 2018-19 the artists will undertake residencies in Lancaster, Barrow and Manchester exploring the sonic and visual identity of these …

With gigs selling out – now is the time to grab your advance tickets for the remaining gigs

Still to come at #mjf2018: Yazz Ahmed’s Electric Dreams Wednesday 25 July, Salon Perdu, Albert Square, Manchester, 8pm.  British-Bahraini singer Yazz brings her latest project to mjf 2018 on Wednesday 25 July. Using electronics, sound design, live looping and sampling, she creates free-flowing, live improvisations that explore contemporary jazz from a personal angle. Tickets and information …