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Bristol Jazz Fest

Bristol International Jazz and Blues Festival 2013



Friday 1st - Sunday 3rd March 2013

Colston Hall, Bristol

The very first Bristol International Jazz & Blues Festival will take place 1 - 3 March 2013 at Colston Hall.

Featuring some of the world’s most renowned jazz musicians in its first year, this brand new festival is set to be one of the UK’s leading jazz events.



Book Your Tickets and Accommodation HERE!


On Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd March 2013, jazz & blues artists from around the world will converge in Bristol for one explosive weekend as Colston Hall plays host to a programme of concerts, workshops and jam sessions that encompass the entire history of jazz.


With traditional, New Orleans, swing, bebop, funk, latin, world, gypsy, contemporary and free styles all represented, plus top performers from the USA, Cuba, Australia and Europe alongside the cream of local & south-west talent, this promises to be one of the major music events of the year.

Arturo Sandoval, John Scofield Organic Trio, Richard Galliano and Bireli Lagrene, The Big Chris Barber Band, Andy Sheppard's Trio Libero, Pee Wee Ellis and Clare Teal, Lillian Boutte, Duke Ellington's Sacred Concerts with the Big Buzzard Boogie Band and Yolanda Quartey, Get the Blessing, Alyn Shipton's Buck Clayton Legacy Band, Bateman Brothers Jazz Band, and Matt Schofield Trio are just some of the artists available.

If you would like to book individual concert tickets please call the Colston Hall on

0117 922 3686 and quote HDVJAZZ to get 10% off!