Jazz in Scotland

Jazz Festivals in Scotland

Aberdeen Jazz Festival

Isle of Bute Jazz & Blues Festival

Callander Jazz & Blues Festival – the largest rural Jazz & Blues festival in Scotland.

Dundee Jazz Festival

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival

Glasgow Jazz Festival

Islay Jazz Festival

Kirkcudbright Jazz Festival

Lockerbie Jazz Festival

Jazz Clubs and Venues in Scotland

Jazz at the Blue Lamp – Aberdeen.

Edinburgh Jazz ‘n’ Jive Club

The Jazz Bar – Chambers Street, Edinburgh.

Linlithgow Jazz – events are held at Queen Margaret Hall, St Michaels Presbytery, Blackness Rd, Linlithgow.

Moray Jazz Club – Elgin

Scottish Jazz Musicians, Bands and Orchestras

Scottish National Jazz Orchestra

The Tommy Smith Youth Jazz Orchestra

Edinburgh University Jazz Orchestra

Fife Youth Jazz Orchestra – a unique youth music initiative which combines high-quality music education with all the fun, freedom and creativity of jazz.

Strathclyde Youth Jazz Orchestra – SYJO is one of Europe’s top youth jazz orchestras and has long been the training ground for many of Scotland’s leading professional jazz musicians.

Sandy Brown

Carol Kidd M.B.E.

Millar and Spencer

Niki King

Dave Milligan

Tommy Smith – One of Scotland’s leading jazz musicians and composers, an internationally recognised soloist and bandleader since the late-1980s and the musical director and driving force behind the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra and his own Youth Jazz Orchestra.

Media Jazz

The Jazz House on Radio Scotland

Jazz on 3 – BBC

Scottish Jazz Information

Jazz from Scotland – aims to provide a voice for Scotland and Scottish jazz in the wider UK and International sectors as well as providing a relevant information portal and support network for our musicians.

Jazz Scotland – the leading promoter of Jazz in Scotland.