Glasgow Jazz Festival
The 34th #GlasgowJazzFestival will now be held virtually from Wed 17-Sun 21 June 2020. Over the 5 nights that the festival was due to take place,
The 34th #GlasgowJazzFestival will now be held virtually from Wed 17-Sun 21 June 2020. Over the 5 nights that the festival was due to take place, we will support our homegrown Scottish jazz talent by streaming exclusive live performances and screenings.
Wednesday 17 June
7.30pm Fergus McCreadie – Pianist from The Blue Arrow
8.30pm ‘Birds of Paradise’ Carla Bley in Glasgow Documentary
Thursday 18 June
7.30pm ‘Dreams Are Free’ Bobby Wellins Documentary
9.00pm Scottish National Jazz Orchestra
Sunday 21 June
7.00pm Jazz Nights Mixtape on BBC Radio Scotland
All of these fantastic artists can be viewed live from the comfort of your home via www.myplayer.uk/jazz at the scheduled timings each day. Additional music from the vibrant Scottish jazz scene can also be enjoyed at your leisure on our social media channels over the 5 days.
The virtual event will be free to view, however if you would like to donate to support Glasgow Jazz Festival’s Community & Education Fund you can do so via Paypal for Charity >> www.paypal.com/fundraiser/charity/2344285
Although this is not the Festival we had originally planned for 2020, we do hope you will join us to celebrate the talents of the Scottish jazz community during these unprecedented times. Please support the artists however you can, continue to stay safe & we will see you in 2021.