Carmelite Hotel - Balmoral

Stylish hotel with elegant architecture and unique modern design. The Balmoral has cabaret style and rowed seating. Dinner Jazz is table seating. ...

Carmelite Hotel - Library

Stylish hotel with elegant architecture and unique modern design. The Library is an intimate space for 40 people with informal seating....

Hillhead Student Village (The Works)

This year we're bringing the Festival to Aberdeen University's Hillhead Student Village to present DopeSickFly in collaboration with the University of Aberdeen. All audiences are welcome (not only students).    ...

His Majesty’s Theatre

His Majesty’s Theatre is one of only two so named in the world....

Queen's Cross Church

Church built in 1880 with comfortable seating and a small bar serving wine and water. ...

St Machar's Cathedral

St Machar's Cathedral is a Church of Scotland church in Aberdeen, Scotland....

The Blue Lamp

"Probably the best jazz club in Britain" (The Scotsman). Inviting and intimate, the Blue Lamp's cabaret style seating allows audiences to experience top class jazz up close and personal. Age Limit: (Over 14s only) ...

The Green

Aberdeen’s historic Green and surroundings are amongst the oldest known parts of the city, dating back to medieval times. Also called the Merchant Quarter, the Green hosts various bars, pubs, hotels and restaurants offering high quality drinks and food - and entertainment!...

The Lemon Tree

The Lemon Tree offers an excellent chance to gather your friends together and enjoy a night you’ll be talking about for weeks to come. ...

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Outstanding Singers

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So much to choose from at this year's Festival for the fans of great vocal performances:  Award-winning vintage singer Alison Affleck presents her new trio celebrating the American Songbook and Tin Pan Alley on Wednesday 15 + MORE

Blues Afternoon

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Not only jazz:  An afternoon is dedicated to blues fans on Saturday 18th March with a triple bill running from 2.30pm to 5.30pm, including: The unforgettable voice of Connie Lush Connie has been recognised as one of the + MORE

Ali Affleck's Trio: SOLD OUT

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Ali Affleck, Colin Steele and Graeme Stephen's concert at the Carmelite Hotel on Wednesday 15th March is now sold out.  Other concerts at the Carmelite Hotel:  Charlie Wood on Thursday 14th + MORE

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