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We're delighted to announce more artists today, joining Curtis StigersRose Room with Laura MacDonaldRenegade Brass Band and Trio Vein with guest Rick Margitza

The Excitements deliver the tightest old school soul and r'n'b, raising the roof at The Lemon Tree. “Hot, hot, hot rhythm and soul” (Mojo) with vibrant lead singer Koko-Jean Davis;

Grammy nominated classic jazz trumpeter Bria Skonberg joins Scottish stellar quartet led by saxophonist Konrad Wiszniewski, for a special concert at the Blue Lamp;

An afternoon is dedicated to blues fans with a triple bill from the unforgettable voice of Connie Lush, the Chicago electric blues of Blues N Trouble and high octane blues from Aberdonian guitarist Gerry Jablonski.

The piano maestro Brian Kellock leads a Scottish/Danish collaboration, featuring two of the giants of Danish Jazz: Jesper Bodilsen (bass) and Martin Andersen (drums)

Award-winning vintage singer Alison Affleck's new trio (with Colin Steele on trumpet and Graeme Stephen on guitar) make their Aberdeen debut in the exclusive surroundings of the Carmelite's Library. 

Full programme will be announced on Wednesday 8 February

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