Marsden Jazz Festival
2018
12th-14th
October
Jazz In The Yorkshire Pennines
Matthew Bourne & Keith Tippett // 3pm Sun 14 Oct

Matthew Bourne & Keith Tippett // 3pm Sun 14 Oct

Two maverick pianists, a generation apart, finally joining forces to make new music together.

COLLECTIVE X featuring Anthony Joseph // 9.30pm sat 13 oct

COLLECTIVE X featuring Anthony Joseph // 9.30pm sat 13 oct

Alya Al-Sultani’s supergroup explores race, identity and minority ethnic experience with sass, wit and joy in music making.

New Stream: SAWA // 2pm sat 13 0ct

New Stream: SAWA // 2pm sat 13 0ct

Arabic songs combined with jazz/modern/classical improvisatory panache

Dee Byrne's Entropi // 1.30pm sat 13 oct

Dee Byrne's Entropi // 1.30pm sat 13 oct

Dee Byrne’s compositions take audiences on a journey through strong themes, dark grooves and interweaving melodic textures.

New Stream: Simon Fell Quartet - 'Double Standards' // 4pm Sat 13 oct

New Stream: Simon Fell Quartet - 'Double Standards' // 4pm Sat 13 oct

Following the success of ‘The Ragging of Time’ in 2014, Simon returns with a new festival commission delivering a fresh perspective on the ‘Great American Song Book’

Our 2018 appeal gets off to a great start

Our 2018 appeal gets off to a great start

We’ve been overwhelmed by the response we’ve had to our 2018 fundraising appeal – thank you!

First headliners announced for 2018

First headliners announced for 2018

A festival favourite, a critically-acclaimed quintet and an urban big band have all been confirmed for this year’s Marsden Jazz Festival.

Three more brilliant headliners announced for 2018

Three more brilliant headliners announced for 2018

We’re delighted to announce three more brilliant artists to headline this year’s festival.

Jonny Mansfield’s Elftet // Polly Gibbons // Mal Bigatto Trio

PRINCIPAL FESTIVAL SPONSORS