Program
North Sea
Jazz 2019

These are the acts that have been announced so far. More names will be added in the coming months. The full lineup and timetables will be announced at the end of April.

Friday 12 July

Anita Baker • Ben Wendel Seasons Band • Blood Orange • Bob Reynolds Group • Braxton Cook • Burt Bacharach* • Cargo Mas • Christian Sands Trio • Chucho Valdés – Jazz Batá • Curtis Harding • Dafnis Prieto Big Band featuring the Aarhus Jazz Orchestra • Diana Krall* • Dobet Gnahoré • Gilberto Gil • Jacob Banks • James Brandon Lewis Quintet • Jasper van 't Hof B.E. Trio + Tony Lakatos • Joe Jackson • John Zorn’s Bagatelles Marathon • José James “Lean On Me” with Noordpool Orkest • Kayhan Kalhor & Rembrandt Frerichs Trio • Makaya McCraven + special guests • Mats Eilertsen Trio • Melissa Aldana Quartet • Nik Bärtsch’s RONIN • Orquesta Akokán • Rag'n'Bone Man • Ranky Tanky • Robert Glasper w/ Chris Dave, Derrick Hodge and special guest Yasiin Bey • RYMDEN (Bugge Wesseltoft, Dan Berglund, Magnus Öström) • Son Swagga • Steve Gadd Band • The Internet • Theon Cross • Tower of Power

Saturday 13 July

Arild Andersen Trio: In-House Science • Ben Wendel + Julian Lage • Bobo Stenson Trio • Danilo Perez - Avishai Cohen (trumpet) - Chris Potter Quintet • Dee Dee Bridgewater 'J’ai Deux Amours' • Fat Night • Goldings, Bernstein, Stewart • Greyheads • Houston Person • Jamie Cullum • JD Allen Quartet featuring Liberty Ellman • Joey Baron Bram de Looze Robin Verheyen ‘MixMonk’ • Joey DeFrancesco Trio featuring Billy Hart • Jonathan Jeremiah • Juanes • Julian Lage + Kris Davis • Kenny Wayne Shepherd • Lizz Wright, Becca Stevens & Camila Meza with Metropole Orkest conducted by Miho Hazama • Macy Gray • Mahalia • Mammal Hands • Marc Broussard • Masego • Michel Camilo Quartet & New Cool Collective Horns • Mokoomba • MY BABY • Robert Glasper Trio • Samm Henshaw • Shake Stew • Sly5thAve • Tank and the Bangas • The California Honeydrops • The War and Treaty • Toto • Valvetronic Brassband • ZAZ

Sunday 14 July

Abdullah Ibrahim & Ekaya • Ady Suleiman • Ambrose Akinmusire Origami Harvest • Arp Frique & Family • Bobby McFerrin ‘Gimme 5’* • Chance The Rapper • Chick Corea: The Spanish Heart Band • Daryl Hall & John Oates • Feng Suave • Fleurine & Boys from Brazil • Harp vs Harp - Gregoire Maret and Edmar Castañeda • Henry Threadgill’s Zooid • Jacob Collier • Janelle Monáe • Jazzorchestra of the Concertgebouw • Joel Ross Good Vibes • Joshua Redman - Still Dreaming • Jungle By Night • Kamasi Washington • Maisha • Mayra Andrade • Metropole Orkest with special guests Ben van Gelder en Reinier Baas • Ms. Lauryn Hill • Niels Broos x Jamie Peet • Poppy Ajudha • Reis Demuth Wiltgen • Robert Glasper “Everything’s Beautiful” Tribute to Miles Davis featuring Bilal • Shai Maestro • Spinifex • Stefon Harris & Blackout • The Baylor Project • Youn Sun Nah • The California Honeydrops • Young Gun Silver Fox • Yuri Honing Acoustic Quartet

* = plus concert

Program subject to change.

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