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East Coast Blow Out

Aberdeen University Jazz Orchestra  and Fergus McCreadie Play East Coast Blow Out

AUJO, featuring Fergus McCreadie and HAMLET will perform a programme of contemporary big band classics, including music by Kenny Wheeler and Pat Metheny, culminating in the edgy East Coast Blow Out Suite, which is a dramatic, extended work for Big Band and soloists, full of dynamic and rhythmic variation. 

Written by Jim McNeely, ECBO is intellectual, challenging, and powerful contemporary jazz. Don’t miss this rare chance to hear a modern jazz classic. 

"exhilarating" New York Times

7.30pm on Sunday 25th November at the BLue Lamp. To book tickets please click here

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West End Jazz Trail

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Aberdeen University Jazz Orchestra with Paul Towndrow

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The Story of Swing

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