04 Apr 2018
Celebrating the New Wave Of Scottish Jazz, EJBF18 showcases a host of young jazz musicians including Fergus McCreadie Trio.
03 Apr 2018
We're pleased to announce our collaboration for this year's Hidden Door festival in Leith, which will see Submotion Orchestra, London Afrobeat Collective and James Brown is Annie perform on 1 June at the Leith Theatre. The kings of orchestral jazz and dub fusion, Submotion Orchestra are back with their latest album "Kites", a glorious return to the smoky,
30 Mar 2018
Mardi Gras and Edinburgh Festival Carnival Amongst the packed programme of world-class events at EJBF 2018, we also announce today that our hugely popular two free admission events, The Mardi Gras and the Edinburgh Festival
01 Mar 2018
Due to the inclement weather Jim's funeral will not take place today - we will let you know the new date in due course.
23 Feb 2018
Job Opportunity The Festival is looking for a Digital & Social Media Marketing Manager to animate the Festival's online presence. To find out more - click here to download the job description
22 Feb 2018
We were shocked and saddened to hear the news that Jim Callander died on Thursday, February 15 after a short illness. Jim was the “father of the house”: the person with the longest association with the Jazz & Blues Festival of anyone to date.
01 Nov 2017
We are now accepting submissions from artists for the 2018 programme So if you want to fill a slot at the Festival please visit and email us the relevant information We look forward to hearing your music