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Up From the Streets has a broad focus, but succeeds in creating a thoroughly enjoyable introduction to the musical history of New Orleans

Photo: Poster @ The University of Manchester

A preview of a University-led event; The Chanteuse is coming to Club Academy, bringing with her some of the greatest french classics of the 1960s and 70s

Contributor Jack Greeney reviews The Hallé and The James Pearson Trio’s combined performances of true jazz classics

Photo: Bella Fleming @ The Mancunion

Tuba player Theon Cross delivered an outstanding night of energetic jazz funk at Manchester’s YES

photo courtesy Michka Saäl

A Great Day in Paris follows American jazz musicians living in Paris, of which around 70 gathered in Montmartre for a commemorative photograph in 2008.