Liverpool International Jazz Festival

Liverpool International Jazz Festival (LIJF) was established in 2013 by Liverpool Hope University, and in previous years has included performances from some of Jazz music’s leading lights. The emphasis of the Festival is on contemporary instrumental jazz in a variety of styles with a focus on presenting work from an international selection of world class artists, taking audience members on a musical journey that traverses numerous genres and cross-genres.

The forthcoming Festival which takes place from Thurs 23rd Feb to Sun 26th Feb 2023 at Liverpool Hope University’s Capstone Theatre, comprises concerts by Milap Indo Jazz Club (Thurs 23rd Feb), an all star indojazz line up of musicians, Devils of Moko (Fri 24th Feb) an electronic soul afrofunk fusion project, Dock In Absolute (Sat 25th Feb) a Luxembourgian piano trio with a classical bent, Shez Raja featuring Tony Kofi (Sat 25th Feb) who will deliver a lively slice of indojazzfunk and Marius Neset Quartet (Sun 26th Feb), the latest vehicle of the Norwegian virtuoso saxophonist and composer.