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Main Jazz Festival Concerts 18- 21 July at a glance

Thursday 18 July -Opening night Ronnie Bottomley’s “Big Birthday, Big Band” Pre gig talk 6.00pm. Doors open 7.30pm Music 8.00-11pm @Venue, Leeds College of Music Venue. Preceded at 6pm by talk “it’s not all fun having a good time”!”

Friday 19 July  Andy Sheppard with Espen Eriksen Trio. Doors open 7.00pm Music 7.30-9pm @Venue, Leeds College of Music

Friday 19 July Windrush Jazz Celebration – the Music of Dizzy Reece + Pan Jumby Doors open 8.30pm Music 9-11.30pm @Wardrobe

Saturday 20 July “Sounds of ’59” + Leo Richardson Quartet Doors open 12.30pm Music 1-4pm @Venue, Leeds College of Music

Saturday 20 July Fusebox presents: Mrs Boyes Bingo + Laura Cole Doors open 3.30, music 4-6pm @Recital Room, Leeds College of Music

Saturday 20 July New York Brass Band 1-3.00pm @Briggate

Saturday 20 July Busk Stop Community Bands – Doors open 12.30pm Music 12-6pm @Wardrobe free

Saturday 20 July Shai Maestro Trio + Brigette Beraha and Frank Harrison Doors open 6pm music 6.30-9pm @Venue, Leeds College of Music

Saturday 20 July Vula Viel + Los Camaradas Doors open 8.30 Music 9-11.30pm @Wardrobe

Sunday 21 July  “Learning to Play Jazz” led by Dom Moore Doors open 9.30am. Workshop 10-12 midday @Room 218 Leeds College of Music

Sunday 21 July Kevin Holbrough Quartet feat Dave Newton + Misha Mullov-Abbado Sextet Doors open 12.30pm Music 1-4pm @Venue, Leeds College of Music

Sunday 21 July Music:Leeds Festival Forum with Chris Sharkey, Harkirit Bopari and more. Doors open 1.30. Forum 2-3.30pm @Wardrobe free

Sunday 21 July Fusebox presents – ArchiFrisco + Chris Sharkey Doors open 3.30pm Music 4-6pm @Recital Room, Leeds College of Music

Sunday 21 July Electric Lady Big Band ’50 Years of Hendrix’s Masterpiece’ Doors open 6pm, music 6.30-8.30pm @Venue, Leeds College of Music

Sunday 21 July Festival Finale, “Trio Trio Trio” Doors open 8pm, music 8.30-11pm @ Wardrobe


We have seven evening concerts this Spring so why not buy a bargain season ticket -see all of them and support JAZZLEEDS! £85 full price/£75 concessions, 25’s and under half price.


on second and fourth Monday each month evening led by Tessa Smith @Inkwell Potternewton Lane, Chapel Allerton. 7-9pm, £6 per session £30 for the series e: [email protected]


on first and third Sundays each month @Inkwell 10.00- 12.00pm, cost £10 (or £8 conc) per session. e: j[email protected] 

Tel 0113 2370700.


We acknowledge the support and help from Leeds City Council, Leeds Inspired, Jazz North, Seven Arts and Inkwell. We are a member of NorVolJazz – the Northern Voluntary Promoters Jazz Network – blog https://northernjazz-live.blogspot.co.uk/


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