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05 Jul 2017

Over the years, we’ve had some of the greatest Funk musicians alive playing in Edinburgh – Average White Band, Dr John, Fred Wesley, Maceo Parker, but we’ve never had anything close to the originals – until NOW.

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“I’m Old Fashioned” could have been cornetist Ruby Braff’s theme song. While trumpeters followed the trend of aiming high and fast, Braff concentrated on concision, sincerity, lyricism and a belief that there was just as much emotion in his instrument’s lower register.

Jazz 100 - Ruby Braff
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We are delighted to offer £5 standby tickets to students - please click here to see the list of eligible concerts.

£5 student concession tickets
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Love jazz, Love blues, Love a bargain? We are closing our Early Bird ticket offer tomorrow - so the chance to get 10% off ticket to 5 different shows will be lost forever...  To claim the 10% off, simply choose your shows and call Hub Tickets on 0131473 2000. Don't forget the small print! There are terms and conditions which you can find here: 

Final Call for Early Bird Bookers
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On tenor and soprano saxophones Coltrane reigned supreme with technical mastery and yet his playing was always imbued with passion, spirit and soulfulness.

Jazz 100 - John Coltrane
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His constant forging ahead into new territories makes Miles one of the few figures who can be said to have changed jazz forever - repeatedly.

Jazz 100 - Miles Davis
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A larger than life personality, Charles Mingus created music that hummed with blood, roared with passion, went to church and sang the blues.

Jazz 100 - Charles Mingus
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