mjf 2017, 28 July – 6 August

The 22nd manchester jazz festival takes centre stage once again for 10 music-filled days from 28 July – 6 August 2017.  First programme announcements will be released from January, with the full programme launched in May. Sign up to our newsletter to be the first to know all the latest news and special offers. Sign …

The EJN Award 2016 goes to manchester jazz festival!

manchester jazz festival is delighted to be announced as the winner of the 5th Europe Jazz Network Award for Adventurous Programming, the first UK promoter to receive this prestigious Award. Each year Europe Jazz Network, the Europe-wide association of promoters, presenters and organisations who specialise in creative music, contemporary jazz and improvised music, awards a …

2016 Review highlights

Photo by Daniel Porter-Jones “Manchester Jazz Festival is a model of how to run a jazz festival in a major British city.” –  Tony Dudley Evans, The Jazz Breakfast & Artistic Advisor, Cheltenham Jazz Festival “Another fantastic year of music!” – an mjf fan mjf 2016 – what a magical 10 days we’ve had…music of all …