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Acts featured in this years festival

BRENDAN DUFFY AND LYJRO : LAUNCH EVENT, THURSDAY EVENING 19 JULY @Seven Arts

Home Festival Blog Full Line up Tickets Feat: Brendan Duffy and the Leeds Jazz Rock Orchestra Jazz Leeds are pleased …

BUSK STOP – FRIDAY AFTERNOON 20 JULY 1pm -5pm @Lands Lane Festival Fringe – Free!

Home Festival Blog Full Line up Tickets It wouldn’t be a jazz festival without busking wouldn’t it? Jemma Freese has …

SOWETO KINCH + TETES DE POIS FRIDAY EVENING 20 JULY MAIN FESTIVAL@ Wardrobe

Home Festival Blog Full Line up Tickets Soweto Kinch – Sax, Vocals, Loops, Nick Jurd – Bass, Will Glaser – …

OTLEY JAZZ RUN 21 JULY 10.30-1PM @Festival Fringe Event – free!

Home Festival Blog Full Line up Tickets The Otley Jazz Run -BASSA BASSA  Leeds big band Bassa Bassa, described as …

BUSK STOP – SATURDAY AFTERNOON 21 JULY 1pm -5pm @Lands Lane Festival Fringe – Free!

Home Festival Blog Full Line up Tickets Busk Stops Day two of the “Busk Stops” to entertain you! 4 more …

GREG ABATE + ARCHIPELAGO + CHAPEL FM BIG BAND 21 JULY @Wardrobe

Home Festival Blog Full Line up Tickets 1pm Chapel FM Collective Big Band The Chapel FM Jazz Collective is an …

NERIJA + PIGFOOT, SATURDAY EVENING 21 JULY @Wardrobe

Home Festival Blog Full Line up Tickets 7.30pm Nerija Sheila Maurice-Grey trumpet, Rosie Turton trombone, Cassie Kinoshi alto sax, Nubya …

IAN SHAW + JAMI SHERIFF “RAFE’S DILEMMA” + ATLANTIC CROSSOVER, SUNDAY AFTERNOON 22 JULY @Leeds College of Music

Home Festival Blog Full Line up Tickets 1pm Atlantic Crossover Jim Corry (alto sax), James Russell (baritone), Stuart McDonald (tenor), …

“DELIGHTS OF THE DUKE” – ALAN BARNES AND HIS “ELLINGTONIANS” + JAMES BANNER AND DECLAN FORDE, SUNDAY EVENING 22 JULY @LEEDS COLLEGE OF MUSIC

Home Festival Blog Full Line up Tickets Jazz Map of Leeds 2018 A celebration of the Duke’s music sixty years …

NEW STREAM EVENT- SUNDAY AFTERNOON 22 JULY @Leeds College of Music Room 219

Home Festival Blog Full Line up Tickets Doors open 12.30pm The ‘New Stream’ element of Leeds Jazz Festival is a …

NEW STREAM feat MATTHEW BOURNE + SHATNER’S BASSOON – SUNDAY EVENING 22 JULY @Leeds College of Music Room 219

Home Festival Blog Full Line up Tickets Doors open 6.30pm 7-10pm College of Music Room 219 The evening programme will …

MONDAY 23 JULY: JAZZ LEEDS JAZZ FRINGE FESTIVAL – @MILLENNIUM SQUARE

Home Festival Blog Full Line up Tickets As part of the Leeds Summer Music Festival JazzLeeds presents two days of …

“NEW BRIGGATE BLUES” MONDAY EVENING 23 JULY @Carriageworks

Home Festival Blog Full Line up Tickets Studio 20 was the Leeds main 1950’s jazz club on New Briggate run …

TUESDAY 24 JULY: JAZZ LEEDS FRINGE FESTIVAL – @MILLENNIUM SQUARE

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FESTIVAL FINALE: TUESDAY EVENING 24 JULY: CELEBRATING XERO SLINGSBY- @Wardrobe

Home Festival Blog Full Line up Tickets This closing evening of the JazzLeeds Festival is curated by Sally Coe and …