North Sea
Jazz 2018

Below you can find the names that have been announced so far. More names to be announced in the coming months.

Friday 13 July: The O'Jays, Gary Clark Jr., Marcus Miller, R + R = NOW with Robert Glasper, Terrace Martin, Christian Scott, Taylor McFerrin, Derrick Hodge and Justin Tyson, BADBADNOTGOOD, Ibeyi, Carla Bley ‘TRIOS’

Saturday 14 July: Nile Rodgers & CHIC, Earth Wind & Fire, Gregory Porter ‘Nat King Cole & Me and Other Songs’ with Metropole Orkest Arranged and Conducted by Vince Mendoza, Pharoah Sanders Quartet, Pat Metheny w/ Antonio Sanchez, Linda Oh & Gwilym Simcock*, Mingus Big Band, Knower

Sunday 15 July: Khalid, Moses Sumney, Joshua Redman special guest with Billy Hart Quartet, HUDSON - DeJohnette/Scofield/Medeski/Colley, ‘Queen of Sheba’ - Angelique Kidjo and Ibrahim Maalouf. A symphonic concert composed by Ibrahim Maalouf with lyrics by Angélique Kidjo inspired by the legend of the Queen of Sheba*, Cécile McLorin Salvant, Mathias Eick Quintet, Vijay Iyer Sextet

* = plus concert

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