Jazz in the City/Festivals and the City/Musicians in the City


12 November 2016 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Level 5 Function Room/Southbank Centre; Belvedere Rd, London, SE1 8XX,

2pm Jazz in the City

The London Jazz Festival’s Researcher in Residence Dr Emma Webster and Professor George McKay of the UEA, will explore the Jazz Festival’s programme of events and their current AHRC project The Impact of Festivals.


2:45 Festivals and the City

Emma Webster chairs a panel exploring how festivals are shaped by cities and places and how festivals in turn shape them. With Mikey Martins and Steve Rubie.


4pm Musicians in the City

A chaired panel on life as a musician in the city, featuring saxophonist Andy Sheppard, pianist Sarah Tandy (Tomorrow’s Warriors) and Charles Umney (Leeds Business School).