Soft Machine (Sun 25th Feb)
Liverpool Hope University will host the sixth Liverpool International Jazz Festival (LIJF) taking place from Thursday 22nd to Sunday 25th February 2018.
The emphasis is on contemporary instrumental jazz in a variety of styles taking audience members on a musical journey that traverses numerous genres and cross-genres including Funk/Acid Jazz, IndoJazz and Jazz Rock.
Highlights include concerts from
James Taylor Quartet (Thurs 22nd Feb)
Get The Blessing (Fri 23rd Feb)
Arun Ghosh IndoJazz Sextet (Sat 24th Feb)
Jason Rebello - Solo Piano (Sat 24th Feb)
Soft Machine (Sun 25th Feb).
The majority of events will take place at The Capstone Theatre at Liverpool Hope University’s Creative Campus. Throughout the programme, there are support sets from North West artists, masterclasses and workshops from festival performers and after events organised by the Anti-Social Jazz Club taking place at Fredericks and The Buyer's Club in Liverpool city centre.
Supported by sponsors and collaborators including LiverpoolJazz, Milapfest, Anti-Social Jazz Club, Curly Music, Trevor James and Jazz North, the most recent incarnation of the festival looks to be as dynamic and forward thinking as ever.
You can find more details about the Festival including box office links at http://www.thecapstonetheatre.com/jazzfestival/.