Aberdeen Jazz Festival runs from 12-17th March and features: Trio Libero, Ruby Turner, Courtney Pine, Polar Bear, Mud Morganfield. Colin Steele Plays Mile Davis, Brian Kellock, Hidden Orchestra, Hot 8 Brass Band, the Yellowjackets and much much more - please visit the website for more information.
PLUS Jazz on the Green - 5 stages, 22 performances and it's all FREE within the Merchant City
The Hot 8 Brass Band play the Voodoo Rooms on Thursday 14th March - SOLD OUT!
Some dates for your diary:
Fife Jazz Festival runs this weekend and features two exceptional groups from Sweden: The Norrbotten Big Band and The Arctic Youth Jazz Orchestra. Two charismatic singers Champian Fulton and Carla Cook making their Scottish debuts.
Muddy Waters' son, Mud Morganfield, headlines an enhanced blues programme that also features the brilliant young Finnish star, Erja Lyytinen, and Scotland's own power group, The Nimmo Brothers. The Festival also welcomes a host of international jazz stars including Dan Block, Eric Alexander, Tim Kliphuis, Brian Kellock, and David Blenkhorn; and a fresh batch of the best of swinging jazz from our own shore. Please visit the Festival website for more information.
We are working with Jazz at the Blue Lamp we are trying to promote regularly at the Blue Lamp - please visit their website to find out more.
And coming soon....
Aberdeen Jazz Festival provisional dates are 13-17 March 2013
and here's what you might have missed..
Lagavulin Islay Jazz Festival presented Fredrik Kronkvist, Miriam Aida, Colin Steele, Brian Kellock, Pascal Schumacher, Konrad wiszniewski, Graeme Stepehn and many more..
Lockerbie Jazz Festival introduced Stephanie Trick to Scotland and also presented Daivd Berkman, Darius Brubeck, Ian Siegal, Blues n Trouble, Singers Unlimited, Nova Scotia Jazz Band and Take 5.
Dundee Jazz Festival featured concerts by Hamish Staurt, Maggie Bell. Fife Jazz Orchestra, Salsa Celtica - and reunited the Dundee Horns for a mini residency - please click here to visit the website.
Jazz Scotland aims to promote the best of international and Scottish jazz through presenting the Aberdeen, Dundee, Fife, Islay, Lockerbie and Jazz Festivals as well as selected concerts throughout Scotland.
Recorded with ex-Fife Youth Jazz professionals, this site has a teaching resource which outlines techniques, offers music to listen to and which ... more +