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 …

Artists’ submissions 2017

Photo by Stephen Bingham Every summer, we present what we believe to be one of the most vibrant, exciting and surprising festival programmes in the UK. We also take pride in our open approach to making it easy for musicians and bands to get their ideas to us. Applications close 5pm Friday 9 December for: …