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Bournemouth Jazz Festival Presents...

JAZZ BY THE SEA FESTIVAL 2017 DETAILS ANNOUNCED!!

Previously known as The Bournemouth Jazz Festival, Jazz by the Sea Festival 2017 will return with a fresh new look next year, taking place across multiple venues from 11th-17th June.

The 2017 Jazz by the Sea Festival will be bigger in size and scope to include new venues in and around the Poole and Bournemouth area. Attracting popular jazz musicians to Dorset for one week, Jazz by the Sea Festival will provide a range of entertainment opportunities for local hotels, bars, shops and local businesses.

Throughout the festival week, there will be live performances at various locations, including retail outlets, shopping arcades, bars, restaurants, hotels and clubs. Jazz by the Sea Festival 2017 will open on 11th June with a Family Day of Jazz at Upton House Music Festival, from 12 noon, featuring a variety of popular jazz catering for all tastes. This event will also feature a pop-up marquee offering a ‘play jazz’ experience for young musicians.

The event will close with a major headline concert at The Lighthouse in Poole on 17th June.

During festival week, Jazz by the Sea Festival seeks to celebrate music and culture in Dorset, enhancing the region’s cultural profile whilst increasing tourism and contributing to economic and cultural growth.

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