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Brightside Brewery Company named new mjf bar sponsor for 2018

manchester jazz festival is delighted to announce Brightside Brewery Company as the new bar sponsor for 2018. The Radcliffe-based brewers will host the Brightside Festival Bar in mjf’s Festival Square in Albert Square from 20 – 28 July this year. The family run business will be offering those heading the festival a range of their …

Applications are open to volunteer at mjf 2018

Volunteers are an essential part of the mjf team and we have a range of opportunities on offer for this year’s festival, from pre-production and admin to front of house and artist liaison. This is an excellent opportunity to make new friends, learn new skills, have fun and experience great contemporary jazz music. We offer volunteer briefing sessions …

2018 hothouse programme names Tosin Akindele, Joseph Spencer (North Trio) and Nishla Smith as round two participants

mjf has awarded places on the second round of its talent development programme hothouse to Manchester-based gospel vocalist Tosin Akindele, Lancashire-based Joseph Spencer of North Trio and Didsbury-based vocalist Nishla Smith. The award winning manchester jazz festival (mjf) brings its exciting, eclectic and innovative mix of events to a variety of venues across Manchester city centre every …