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Glasgow Jazz Festival

The Glasgow Jazz Festival has hosted some of the biggest names in jazz, blues, soul, funk, R&B and world music across the years, from Miles Davis, Sarah Vaughan, Elvin Jones and Pat Metheny to Tony Bennett, Buddy Guy, Pee Wee Ellis and Tito Puente. With major concerts, a late-night jazz club, film screenings and…

Various venues: Glasgow

Wed 19 Jun

Times & prices vary / 0141 353 8000

Thu 20 Jun

Times & prices vary / 0141 353 8000

Fri 21 Jun

Times & prices vary / 0141 353 8000

…and 2 more dates until 23 Jun

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

This unique event draws crowds and performers from all over the world, with massed pipes and drums, military bands, display teams, dancers and the haunting lament of the Lone Piper set against the magnificent backcloth of Edinburgh Castle. The 2019 show is called 'Kaleidoscope', in celebration of symmetry.

Castle Esplanade, Edinburgh

Fri 2 Aug

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0131 225 1188

Sat 3 Aug

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0131 225 1188

Sun 4 Aug

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0131 225 1188

…and 20 more dates until 24 Aug

Daniel Martinez Flamenco Company: The Art of Believing

Composer and flamenco guitar soloist Daniel Martinez presents his first flamenco theatre production.

SpaceTriplex, Edinburgh

Fri 2 Aug

Big

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

Big

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Big

£10 (£8)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 24 Aug

The Red Hot Chilli Pipers

A unique brand of 'bag rock' (that's bagpipes plus rock, if you were wondering) with stirring tunes and energetic performances. Expect everything from 'Flower of Scotland' to Coldplay's 'Clocks', via AC/DC and Deep Purple.

Alhambra Theatre, Dunfermline

Mon 30 Dec

£27.50 / 01383 740384

Ayr Town Hall

Sat 28 Dec

£29.50–£32.50 / 01292 611222

Birmingham Town Hall

Thu 28 Nov

£27.50 / 0121 345 0600

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…and at 3 other places

Scottish Fiddle Orchestra

The Scottish Fiddle Orchestra is the country's foremost large ensemble for traditional music.

Inverurie Town Hall

Sat 28 Sep

£21.59 / 01467 621610

York Barbican

Sat 26 Oct

£24 / 0844 854 2757

Doune the Rabbit Hole

A boutique music festival that produces a strong line-up of music, theatre, comedy and spoken-word performances.

Cardross Estate, Port of Menteith

Fri 19 Jul

Times & prices vary / 01877 385223

Sat 20 Jul

Times & prices vary / 01877 385223

Sun 21 Jul

Times & prices vary / 01877 385223

Eriska

Folk-fusion band from Glasgow.

The Arisaig Hotel

Fri 5 Jul

Free

  • 21:00 – 23:30

Aros Centre, Isle of Skye

Wed 10 Jul

£6–£12 / 01478 613750

  • 19:30 – 22:00

The Ceilidh Place, Ullapool

Tue 2 Jul

£10 / 01854 612103

  • 20:00 – 22:00

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Budapest Café Orchestra

Recreating the stirring sounds of their home town, the band mix violin, accordion and balalaika to create Hungarian, Russian and Ukrainian folk songs and dances.

New Deer Public Hall, Turriff

Wed 18 Sep

£13

Da Capo Alba Guitar And Mandolin Orchestra

The Lanarkshire Guitar and Mandolin Association presents Scotland’s award-winning Mandolin and Guitar Orchestra in concert as part of this year’s WEF. Conducted by Barbara Pommerenke-Steel, Da Capo Alba play a wide range of music including classical, folk, South American and contemporary. One thing is guaranteed, they are…

Cottiers Theatre, Glasgow

Sun 16 Jun

£10 (£8) / 0141 357 4000

Part of West End Festival.

  • 19:00

Gurdas Maan

Indian singer-songwriter.

Birmingham Arena

Sat 20 Jul

£35–£100 / 0871 945 6000

De Montfort Hall, Leicester

Sun 14 Jul

£35–£100 / 0116 233 3111

The SSE Arena, Wembley

Sat 13 Jul

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 815 0815

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The London African Gospel Choir Presents Graceland

After an amazing run of sell out London dates The London African Gospel Choir bring their acclaimed Graceland show to Nell's Jazz and Blues. Thirty years after its release, 17 members of The London African Gospel Choir, backed the LAGC's excellent band, perform their own powerful twist on Paul Simon's 'Graceland' album…

Albert Hall, Manchester

Sun 20 Oct

£27.50

Birmingham Town Hall

Sun 22 Sep

£28.13 / 0121 345 0600

Brighton Dome

Fri 15 Nov

£28.13 / 01273 709709

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Naked City Festival

AFRIQUOI / ALEXANDER NUT / AMP FIDDLER / ATA KAK / BLACK JAZZ CONSORTIUM / BLUE LAB BEATS / DJ PYTHON / DJ SPINNA / DONNA LEAKE / EZRA COLLECTIVE / FATIMA / HENRY WU / KAMAAL WILLIAMS / LAURA MISCH / LEIFUR JAMES / LTJ BUKEM / MADISON MCFERRIN / MAFALDA / MOSES BOYD EXODUS / NDAGGA RHYTHM FORCE / NENEH CHERRY / NUBIYAN…

Beckenham Place Park

Sat 27 Jul

£25–£35 / 020 8650 2292

Summer of Music: The Caedmon Choir

Come and unwind in Gibside’s 18th century Chapel with a performance from the Caedmon Choir. The chapel’s fantastic acoustics mean it has been used continuously since the Georgian era for concerts and music. Listen as we welcome back this adult community choir as they perform a variety of songs, from traditional Gospel to…

National Trust: Gibside, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sun 16 Jun

Free Admission applies / 01207 541820

The Underdog Jam

Open mic/jam session night.

The Dog House, Edinburgh

Tue 18 Jun

Free / 0131 629 0275

  • 21:00 – 01:00

Tue 25 Jun

Free / 0131 629 0275

  • 21:00 – 01:00

Tue 2 Jul

Free / 0131 629 0275

  • 21:00 – 01:00
…and 4 more dates until 30 Jul

Bakk Lamp Fall

Bakk Lamp Fall's music is contemporary fusion with strong roots in the Baye Fall tradition from Touba (Senegal). Bakk Lamp Fall is Wolof (language of Senegal) for: Light into the Darkness. For those wanting to learn more about Baye Fall, Brighton based religious leader Abu Laye will be hosting a talk with a Q&A at…

The Brunswick, Hove

Sat 20 Jul

£8.80 / 01273 733984

The Verdict, Brighton

Sat 10 Aug

£13.20 some concessions / 01273 674847

Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita

Two great harpists meet (well, one's a kora, but a kora is a kind of harp) in a Welsh-African fusion.

An Lanntair Arts Centre and Cinema, Isle of Lewis

Mon 24 Jun

£15 / 01851 708480

Part of Refugee Festival Scotland.

Anstruther Town Hall

Sat 29 Jun

£12 (7–17s £5) / 01333 311 977

Part of East Neuk Festival.

Aros Centre, Isle of Skye

Tue 25 Jun

£16 (£15) / 01478 613750

Part of Refugee Festival Scotland.

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Dur Dur Band

Presented by The Jazz Cafe. This is an 18+ event.

The Jazz Cafe, London NW1

Sun 16 Jun

£24.75 / 0844 847 2514

Ealing Blues Festival

Annual blues festival founded in 1987.

Walpole Park, London W5

Sat 20 Jul

Times to be confirmed / £5–£12 / 0208 825 6640

Eddy Kenzo, Eric Omondi, Charly Na Nina, Alex Muhangi And Others

The convention culminates in a spectacular after party, giving all attendees including VIPs, an opportunity to relax, un-wind, mingle and enjoy the rich cultural diversity of Uganda. Celebrating cultural exchange and diversity and to promote community cohesion is the guiding theme as the gala showcases and helps to…

Troxy, London E1

Sat 14 Sep

£25 / 020 7748 2728

Guadalupe Plata

A gang of misfits from Úbeda's dusty streets, Guadalupe Plata blend voodoo blues, bebop, psych and rockabilly.

The Prince Albert, Brighton

Sun 16 Jun

£14.06 / 01273 730499

Lizabett Russo Trio: A Night of Romanian Traditional Music

Lizabett Russo A night of Romanian traditional music with songs from Maria Tanase, Ileana Sararoiu, Liviu Vasilica, Surorile Osoianu and many more. Reimagined and performed by Lizabett Russo (vocals/charango), Graeme Stephen (guitar/loops) and Brodie Jarvie (double bass).

Leith Depot, Edinburgh

Wed 7 Aug

£10 (£8) / 0131 555 4738

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 10 Aug

£10 (£8) / 0131 555 4738

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

London AAA Live

Rock music events.

93 Feet East, London E1

Fri 28 Jun

£8.80 / 020 7770 6006

Fri 5 Jul

£8.80 / 020 7770 6006

Fri 12 Jul

£8.80 / 020 7770 6006

Fri 26 Jul

£8.80 / 020 7770 6006

Cafe 1001, London E1

Fri 12 Jul

£8.80 / 020 7247 9679

Fri 26 Jul

£8.80 / 020 7247 9679

Cargo, London EC2A

Sat 22 Jun

Cancelled / 020 7739 3440

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Moishe's Bagel

Jazz inflected klezmer and Balkan dance music.

Universal Hall Arts Centre, Findhorn

Sat 29 Jun

£15.40 some concessions / 01309 690110

Moseley Folk & Arts Festival 2019 - SUNDAY

Moseley Folk & Arts Festival is set to return to the beautiful Moseley Park in 2019 from 30th August to 1st September. Every year people from across Birmingham and beyond flock to the park to witness a healthy mix of traditional, contemporary and downright experimental Folk, World and Roots music. This year will be…

Moseley Park, Birmingham

Sun 1 Sep

£48 (Children £25)

  • 11:00