Talent Development Partner 2020: Manchester Jazz Festival
Manchester Jazz Festival (MJF) is the go-to contemporary jazz event for discovering new UK talent, and has for 24 years curated programmes that pioneer the creation and performance of new jazz commissions, collaborations, innovative talent and audience development initiatives that especially celebrate northern artists and diversify our talent pool.
2020 – 2021
Manchester jazz festival (MJF) is an annual celebration of innovative contemporary music, with a year-round talent development programme and ongoing commissioning scheme. MJF presents innovative collaborations, provides supportive, inspiring environments for northern artists, bringing the diversity of jazz to new audiences. 2020 marks their 25th anniversary.
A suite of talent development and commissioning programmes for entry level, emerging and established northern jazz artists: Soundcheck, MJF hothouse, and MJF originals.