NJF 2019

Festival review – Be Bop Spoken Here Image Gallery The 2019 programme of the new Newcastle Jazz Festival is excited to present the very best of Newcastle Upon Tyne and the North East’s jazz scene. A whole festival of music in a single day, in a single venue. A full day of music from North…

A Brief History of NJF

Once upon a time a big band MD came up with the idea of organising a jazz festival. Will it work? enquired some, It’ll never work! declared others. Undaunted, the idea took root and in no time the event envisaged by Newcastle Big Band MD Andy Hudson began to take shape. Jazz North East’s Honourary…