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
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.
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.