Jazz Festival 2016 Info

The 2016 Jazz Festival is going to be even better!

A 5 Day Jazz Festival with over 40 bands, 350 musicians, blues, soul and poetry stages, buskers in the market, lots of free music in pubs, bars and restaurants, a picnic in the park and a Saturday Street Party!


Some of the headliners - more to come

Bill Laurance Quartet
A fabulous opener to our Festival on Thursday 27th April.

Ben Crosland Quintet
Friday 29 April is dedicated to the Ray Davies Song Book.

Claire Martin & Ray Gelato
A special concert to celebrate International Jazz Day on Sat 30 April

The Hackney Colliery Band
Supported by our very own BluFunk Syndicate with a bit of a jam afterwards!

Courtney Pine / Zoe Rahman
A celebration of timeless ballads and improvisation.

Arun Ghosh Quintet
Brilliant and haunting with lots of charm - a RVJ&B favourite.

The Northern Jazz Orchestra
Led by the amazing Paul Rigby

 Gig List 2016

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