Jazz Near You

United Kingdom » Directory » Festival / Series » Dartington International Summer School & Festival

Dartington International Summer School & Festival

Dartington Hall
Totnes, TQ9 6EL
United Kingdom
Dartington International Summer School & Festival

Dartington’s annual cultural festival features an extraordinary set of jazz courses led by today’s leading musicians and exclusive jazz concerts.

Jazz highlights include performances of Moondog from Joanna MacGregor and Songs of the Jazz Age with Sarah Gabriel, Steve Dummer and Stephen De Pledge, a Jazzworks performance from Chris Batchelor (trumpet) Mark Lockheart (saxophone) Steve Lodder (piano), Alec Dankworth (bass), Jon Scott (percussion), Adriano Adewale with Brazilian jazz percussion and a jazz jam with Dartington Jazz students at the end of their course. Courses include Introduction to Jazz, Jazz Instrumental Workshops: Piano, Saxophone, Double Bass & Drums, Open Jazz Ensembles, Brazilian Music and Song and Big Band.

read more

Links

All About Jazz needs your support

Donate
All About Jazz & Jazz Near You were built to promote jazz music: both recorded and live events. We rely primarily on venues, festivals and musicians to promote their events through our platform. With club closures, shelter in place and an uncertain future, we've pivoted our platform to collect, promote and broadcast livestream concerts to support our jazz musician friends. This is a significant but neccesary effort that will help musicians now, and in the future. You can help offset the cost of this essential undertaking by making a donation today. In return, we'll deliver an ad-free experience (which includes hiding the bottom right video ad). Thank you.

Get more of a good thing

Our weekly newsletter highlights our top stories and includes your local jazz events calendar.