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West End Jazz Trail

Glentanar Wee Bar, McGinty’s Meal An’ Ale, Park Inn Hotel By Radisson, Soul, 2.30-5.30pm, Rover Ticket £12

Spend the afternoon in Aberdeen’s West End enjoying live jazz in five different intimate venues. With music as diverse as the venues you’ll get everything from singers to swing, funk to fusion from top class musicians – something to suit all tastes. One ticket buys you entry to all the music on offer at this festival within the festival.

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Marisha Addison & Colin Black

Classic Jazz tunes from infectious singer.

Glentanar Wee Glen Bar: 4.40-5.30pm


Matt Carmichael Trio

Young saxophonist with exceptional promise. Intelligent, searching playing with a beautiful sound, and a penchant for melody as well as improvisation.

Soul: 2.30-3.20pm

McGinty’s Meal An’ Ale: 3.40-4.20pm


Georgia Cecile & Fraser Urquhart

The next big thing in Scottish jazz vocals, singer Georgia Cecile is “modern and soulful, but absolutely rooted in the tradition” (BBC Radio Scotland).

Glentanar Wee Glen Bar: 2.30-3.20pm

Park Inn By Radisson, Restaurant: 4.40-5.30pm


East Coast Jazzmen

Step back to the early 1920s, to the birth place of jazz: to the music of the bars and dance halls of New Orleans: Louis, Jelly Roll Morton, King Oliver.

Park Inn By Radisson, Lennox Suite:  3.40-4.20pm, 4.40-5.30pm



Jazz fusion group blend funk, modern jazz and hiphop with West African and intricate grooves with infectious horns and exciting improvisation.

McGinty’s Meal An’ Ale: 2.30-3.20pm

Soul: 4.40-5.30pm


Rachel Lightbody & Tom Gibbs 

Young singer with rich perfect bluesy tone.

Park Inn By Radisson, Restaurant: 2.30-3.20pm

Glentanar Wee Glen Bar: 3.40-4.20pm


M&M Marisha Addison & Morag McColl 

Two great blonde-bombshell vocalists deliver a programme of swing classics.

Park Inn By Radisson, Lennox Suite:  2.30-3.20pm


Morag McColl & Alan King 

Singer with warm delivery and immaculate diction.

Park Inn By Radisson, Restaurant: 3.40-4.20pm


Laura MacDonald Plays Cole Porter

Superbly lyrical saxophonist celebrates one of America's finest songwriters” "What Is This Thing Called Love" to "Night And Day".

Soul: 3.40-4.20pm

McGinty’s Meal An’ Ale: 4.40-5.30pm



Sunday 18 March, 2018

£12 incl BF
Price includes 10% booking fee

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