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WHAT IS #jazz100? 

Some consider 2017 to be the 100-year anniversary of jazz and it’s certainly the centenary of some of its biggest stars, including Ella Fitzgerald, Dizzy Gillespie and Thelonious Monk. Focused on jazz in the UK and Ireland, the #jazz100 campaign highlights the diversity and energy of jazz today, celebrates the story of jazz music and culture and considers how the next 100 years will unfold. Centred around the hashtag #jazz100, the campaign will unite the jazz industry, inspire existing fans, and introduce new audiences to the music

Read more about our initiatives here!

WHAT IS #jazz100?

 

Some consider 2017 to be the 100-year anniversary of jazz and it’s certainly the centenary of some of its biggest stars, including Ella Fitzgerald, Dizzy Gillespie and Thelonious Monk. Focused on jazz in the UK and Ireland, the #jazz100 campaign highlights the diversity and energy of jazz today, celebrates the story of jazz music and culture and considers how the next 100 years will unfold. Centred around the hashtag #jazz100, the campaign will unite the jazz industry, inspire existing fans, and introduce new audiences to the music

Read more about our initiatives here!

Jazz is vibrant, spontaneous, exciting and more relevant than ever before – and we want to share that with everyone.

Photo courtesey of Manchester Jazz Festival ©Steven Sibbald

Whether you are a seasoned jazz enthusiast or have never experienced jazz before, there are plenty of ways to get involved with the #jazz100 campaign. We're looking for people from all walks of life who are excited about seeing the jazz scene in the UK and Ireland grow to its full potential. With activities ranging from social media posts to hosting #jazz100 events, there is something for everyone!
 

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