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 …

mjf nominated for Parliamentary Jazz Award

manchester jazz festival has been nominated for Jazz Venue of the Year at the 2015 Parliamentary Jazz Awards. Organised by the All Party Parliamentary Jazz Appreciation Group (APPJAG), the awards are now in their eleventh year. Following the online public vote for the Awards via the Jazz Services website, the shortlist was then voted upon by the Selection …

mjf – Creative Tourist cultural calendar highlight in 2015

Earlier this week the New York Times named Manchester one of the top places visit in the world in 2015. Manchester was the only city to be chosen in the UK and was given 26th place above renowned destinations such as Rome and Miami Beach in Florida. The newspaper said that ‘A flurry of cultural …