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Edward Perrauds Synaesthetic Trip By Maarit Kytoharju

The 22nd mjf: 28 July – 6 August 2017

The 22nd manchester jazz festival features 100 events, a great line-up of local, regional and international talent and an exciting new Festival Square venue Mjf – the city’s favourite pioneering music event and Europe’s most adventurous jazz festival is back. From Friday 28 July – Sunday 6 August the 22nd manchester jazz festival will celebrate …

Salon Perdu at manchester jazz festival 2017. Photo by Shot Away.

mjf 2017 programme – sounds fantastic

Welcome to our 22nd festival and fullest ever programme. We’ve built on our reputation for adventurous programming, with international jazz stars, local gems, newly-commissioned music. European debuts, boundary-pushing ideas,’mjf introduces’ young talent, and celebrated anniversaries – all making for some of the most enjoyable, surprising and memorable musical encounters. We’re also celebrating the #jazz100 campaign …