Thousands of people are expected to enjoy the four day jazz extravaganza across the city from July 18 to July 21 as well as a week-long build up fringe festival.

10 reasons to visit the 2019 Leeds Jazz Festival this month

More than 30 performances make-up this year’s main and fringe programme at Leeds Jazz Festival.

Thousands of people are expected to enjoy the four day jazz extravaganza across the city from July 18 to July 21 as well as week-long build up fringe which is now up and running. Whole festival tickets, day passes and individual concert tickets are available at Ticketsource, Jumbo Records, Leeds College of Music and, for Wardrobe events only, Luna Tickets. All tickets for age 25-and-under are half-price. For the full line up, including ticketed and free events, visit: www.jazzleedsfestival.co.uk

Watch live artist Gina Southgate capture the energy and essence of the music through her paintings on canvas, creating a real feast for the senses.

5. Gina Southgate - Leeds College of Music, July 21

Watch live artist Gina Southgate capture the energy and essence of the music through her paintings on canvas, creating a real feast for the senses.
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Preview Trombone virtuoso, Kevin Holbroughs new jazz album influences, which hell debut at the festival with a little help from Dave Newton on piano, Zoltan Dekany on bass and Sebastian De Krom on drums.

6. Kevin Holbrough - Leeds College of Music, July 21

Preview Trombone virtuoso, Kevin Holbroughs new jazz album influences, which hell debut at the festival with a little help from Dave Newton on piano, Zoltan Dekany on bass and Sebastian De Krom on drums.
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Get in the community spirit as a whole host of young community bands, including the Chapel FM Jazz Collective, perform at the community jazz afternoon.

7. Chapel FM Jazz Collective - The Wardrobe, July 20

Get in the community spirit as a whole host of young community bands, including the Chapel FM Jazz Collective, perform at the community jazz afternoon.
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Feel the carnival vibe. Fresh from Glastonbury Festival, and having performed in Rio, the world-class New York Brass Band will take to the streets of Leeds as part of the festival.

8. New York Brass - Leeds Briggate & The Wardrobe, July 20

Feel the carnival vibe. Fresh from Glastonbury Festival, and having performed in Rio, the world-class New York Brass Band will take to the streets of Leeds as part of the festival.
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