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Marsden Jazz Festival
2019
11th-13th
October
Jazz In The Yorkshire Pennines
We need to raise £10,000 by Sunday 21st July!

We need to raise £10,000 by Sunday 21st July!

Money raised will enable us to continue our large programme of free events and work with the local community.

Orphy Robinson Septet - 2018

Orphy Robinson Septet - 2018

Street Music Parade at Marsden Jazz Festival

Street Music Parade at Marsden Jazz Festival

Blast Furness joined with Peace Artistes, The Marsden Mob & The Incredible Plastic Street Band at the Street Music Parade at this year’s festival

Dee Byrne's Entropi at Marsden Jazz Festival

Dee Byrne's Entropi at Marsden Jazz Festival

Dee Byrne’s Entropi, taking audiences on a journey through strong themes, dark grooves and interweaving melodic textures at this year’s festival.

Bandstand in the Park at Marsden Jazz Festival

Bandstand in the Park at Marsden Jazz Festival

Musica Kirklees bands, several school bands, Wakefield Big Band and ENJO Oldham Big Band all performed at Bandstand in the Park at this year’s festival.

MJF appoints Richard Whitelaw as chair of trustees

MJF appoints Richard Whitelaw as chair of trustees

Marsden Jazz Festival is thrilled to welcome a new appointment to our Chair of Trustees, Richard Whitelaw, who succeeded chair Chas Ball at our recent AGM.

Volunteers make Marsden Jazz Festival happen!

Volunteers make Marsden Jazz Festival happen!

We need volunteers to help us at this year’s festival – find out more about the great benefits of being a festival volunteer, the different roles available over the festival weekend, and how you can get involved.

Marsden Jazz Festival smashes 50:50 gender equality target!

Marsden Jazz Festival smashes 50:50 gender equality target!

Keychange is a movement that Marsden Jazz Festival was keen to join, as we’ve always had strong values surrounding equality and diversity in all areas of the festival.