The full brochure for the Cheltenham Jazz Festival, (April 27th to May 2nd) has just been published and booking opens for members on Monday HERE – I’m told it’s a new booking system, reports welcome!
Likely to sell quickly are
-Michael Parkinson’s Friday Night is Music Night with Guy Barker, the BBC Concert Orchestra, and a host of singers
-Jamie Cullum Solo
-Dave Holland Overtone Quartet with Chris Potter, Jason Moran and Eric Harland
There is a feast of piano talent: Django Bates (Beloved Bird, Kit Downes (with his sextet), Ivo Neame (in Phronesis), Tom Cawley (with Curios)…
Plus Tord Gustavsen, Andy Sheppard’s Trio Libero, Andreya Triana, Stian Westerhuis, Portico Quartet….
As ever it’s a great programme – so start praying for good weather!
Sponsors are BBC Radio 2, The Norwegian Embassy, Budvar, The Times
LINK TO FULL FESTIVAL BROCHURE