One of the founding members of The Meters, Zigaboo Modeliste – the “King of the Funky Drummers” – set the beat that New Orleans grooved to for over a decade. […]
Join us on Friday 7th March at the Watershed for a special screening of “The Night James Brown Saved Boston” alongside a Q & A session with leaders of Brown’s revered […]
Join us for a New Orleans’ inspired feast at the award-winning Bordeaux Quay to kick off the Bristol International Jazz & Blues Festival in style! Featuring intimate performances by festival […]
The powerhouse vocals of Imelda May will be joining the line-up for the Bristol International Jazz and Blues Festival, closing the Festival on 9th March with her gutsy blues and […]
In March 2013 the very first Bristol International Jazz & Blues Festival, exploded onto the city’s music scene with over 6000 attendees. The follow up promises to be every bit […]
Following on from our presentation of Duke Ellington’s Sacred works in 2013, this commission by BIJ&BF will feature the best of Gershwin’s songs in new arrangements by Ned Bennett and […]
Hall 1 will be transformed into a 1940s style ballroom for this very special event. Featuring 17 of the South West’s best musicians, the aim is simple; to recreate the […]
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