Double MOBO Award winner YolanDa Brown will be launching Winchester Jazz Festival 2018 at the Theatre Royal Winchester on Thursday 20th September! Known for her unique fusion of reggae, jazz and soul, YolanDa is set to perform an evening of sunshine music as she celebrates 10 Years in Music.
British pianist Ashley Henry made his major label debut with the release of the 2018 Easter EP. Drawing from jazz, hip-hop, R&B and punk, the 6-track selection is an imaginative project that boldly explores new musical territory, marking Henry out as an important new voice on the UK scene.
Free vocal harmony workshop with The Spitfire Sisters
Join us on Sunday 24 September for a glass of prosecco and an exclusive live jazz performance for Winchester Jazz Festival. We shall be joined by acclaimed South West based Jazz pianist Andy Nowak for a small and intimate performance on the final day of the festival.
Winchester Jazz Festival presents Edana Minghella live at The Railway Inn! Recently described as “flawless, stylish and captivating” (The Critic, Brighton Argus), Edana Minghella is a highly successful jazz vocalist, regularly playing at festivals and to full houses at home and abroad.
Winchester Jazz Festival is delighted to be partnering with The Guildhall once again to present another fantastic night of music and dance! Join us for an evening of jazz and swing provided by our fantastic Swing DJ, featuring live musicians, and try your hand at Lindy Hop, as instructed by dynamic duo Bic and Simone from The Lindy Club. Dance the night away or sit back and enjoy the music!
Winchester Jazz Festival is delighted to present a two hour workshop with Jazz Singer and Educator Brigitte Beraha!
Renowned saxophonist and jazz educator Simon Allen presents An introduction to Jazz Improvisation, for musicians of all instruments and ages.
Renowned saxophonist and jazz educator Simon Allen presents An introduction to Jazz Improvisation, a one hour workshop for musicians of all instruments and ages.