It’s all about the jazz this week!
Monday 21 July:
Thwaites Festival Pavilion (Albert Square): Zoe Gilby Quartet. One of Newcastle’s leading jazz vocalists performs at the Festival Pavilion in a free concert. 5.00pm. Free
Tuesday 22 July:
Royal Northern School of Music: RNCM/mjf introduces: Aaron Wood Quartet. In conjunction with Manchester Jazz Festival 2014, a series of free gigs at the RNCM sees Aaron Wood Quartet performing. 6.30pm. Free
Thwaites Festival Pavilion (Albert Square): Namvula. Namvula Rennie performs her blend of Zambian folk, with her Scottish roots, African beats and Latin and jazz. 8.00pm. £5.
Wednesday 23 July:
Royal Northern School of Music: Another free jazz gig in association with Manchester Jazz Festival this time sees Twisted Tubes perform. 6.30pm. Free.
Royal Northern School of Music: The Bad Plus preview new material from their forthcoming album. Featuring Ethan Iverson (piano), Reid Anderson (double bass) and Davig King (drums). 8.00pm. £19.50.
Thursday 24 July:
Royal Northern School of Music: This free concert sees RNCM students move through a repertoire of jazz music. 6.30pm. Free.
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