South Bank Meltdown Festival

Some of the concerts for the South Bank Centre’s Meltdown Festival, curated by Ornette Coleman, have been announced. There will be more announced later.

Tickets go on sale to Southbank Centre Members at 10am on Wednesday 29 April.On sale to all at 10am on Thursday 30 April.

Concerts so far announced with a jazz presence are the following

Saturday 13 June
Hip-hop band The Roots with guest David Murray (above) and more
Royal Festival Hall

Saturday 13 June
David Murray & The Gwo-Ka Masters
+ Jamaaladeen Tacuma
Queen Elizabeth Hall

Wednesday 17 June
Bobby McFerrin
Royal Festival Hall

Friday 19 June
Ornette Coleman
: Reflections of The Shape of Jazz to Come
+ Master Musicians of Jajouka
Royal Festival Hall

Saturday 20 June
Charlie Haden: Liberation Music Orchestra with guests Carla Bley and Robert Wyatt
+ The Bad Plus
Royal Festival Hall

Sunday 21 June
Ornette Coleman: Reflections of This is Our Music
+ Master Musicians of Jajouka
Royal Festival Hall

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