Shallow splash image
» About Us » Past Festivals » 2016 Archive » Artists

Shows

2017 festival programme coming soon. Meanwhile, you can browse previous years' programmes as downloadable PDFs.

Curtis Stigers

Curtis Stigers image

The suave sophistication, fabulous presence and sheer musicality of the singer and saxophonist completely stunned us last year as Curtis Stigers saluted Frank Sinatra in our special show. Now here he is to play a full evening's concert with his own group. That wonderfully luxurious voice, allied to superb phrasing and musicality, always swinging, always on the button, make him one of the greatest jazz singers of our age. With his top class US Band, and an approach that embraces everything from classic swing to contemporary songs, from the American songbook to his early pop hits, Stigers is the jazz man of the moment for discerning listeners. “An exuberant combination of artistry and raw emotion” (The Times).

Calendar

July 2016
MTWTFSS
    12345678910111213141516171819202122232425262728293031
TOP

Be the first to know: get email alerts

To receive regular updates on the Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival, fill out the form below. We'll never give your details to others, or send you anything but pertinent news.

SUBMIT

Event added to myfestival list.

myfestival