mjf is a not-for-profit charity and there would be no festival without the generous support of our funders, sponsors, venue partners, friends & volunteers.

mjf acknowledges the generous support of:

mjf is a PRS for Music Foundation Talent Development Partner.

mjf is a member of the Europe Jazz Network and a founder member of the Jazz Promotion Network.

Venue partners:

Band on the WallCentral Library


Matt Phreds

Bridgewater Hall


St Anns Church

Stoller Hall

 mjf Hobgoblin festival square

Salon Perdu

Salon Perdu Spiegeltent

Festival Square

Hobgoblin festival square (in Albert Square)

Special thanks go to:

The mjf trustees for their support and enthusiasm throughout the year: John Davies (Chair), Phil Cusack, Clive Gawthorpe, John Helliwell, Nasira Majid, Jo McCallum, Jill Taylor, Danny Turnbull and Anita Weightman.

Gold Friends: Michael Daly, John Davies, Wes Haydock, Peter Joinson, Iain McKeith, Mike Piggott.

The mjf team: Steve Mead Artistic Director / EJ Trivett Executive Director / Angela Kirk Communications Director/ Matt Tarbuck Production Director / Josh Babcock Marketing and Communications Coordinator / Maddy Hunter Programme Coordinator / Hodei Castillo Festival Assistant / Hollie Bragg Production Assistant**

* Consultant
** Student Placement

mjf is a not-for-profit Registered Charity No. 1130000.

mjf is a Company Limited by Guarantee. Registered in England. No 4670534. VAT no. 1 95 0334 09. Registered office: Elliot House, 151 Deansgate, Manchester M3 3WD. Tel: 0161 393 4367.