Jazzfest Berlin unveils 2018 programme

Jazzfest Berlin

Jazzfest Berlin is set to celebrate its 55th edition this year on 1-4 November.

Its upcoming instalment has been curated under the direction of Nadin Deventer. Featuring eight world premieres, a host of live performances and collaborations, those announced for the newly unveiled programme include Nubya Garcia with Makaya McCraven, Irreversible Entanglements, the Ceccaldi Brothers, Jazzmeia Horn, Nicole Mitchell, Jason Moran, KIM Collective and more. The festival will also host artist in residence Mary Halvorson.

Jazzfest’s sprawling line-up will be held across various venues in the German capital, such as Haus der Berliner Festspiele, A-Trane, Quasimodo, the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church and Prince Charles.

Advance ticket sales start from 8 September. For more information, head to the event’s website.