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Leith Jazz and Blues Festival 2019- Ali Afflecks Gin Mill Genies

  • Bar Brig 96-98 Leith Walk Edinburgh, Scotland, EH6 5HB United Kingdom (map)


It’s a warm welcome back this week to Scotland’s leading exponent of early jazz, Ali Affleck. Representing the pioneers of early music and particularly its forgotten heroines, Ali's fresh interpretations breathe new life into old school jazz.
With a mix of piano-centred prohibition era blues, gospel and jazz, Ali’s repertoire ranges from the saucy and fun to the dark and sinister and all performed by a stellar band featuring Colin Steele, trumpet, Steve Hamilton, piano, Roy Percy, bass and Max Popp, drums. What a line-up, and what a night in store...
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“Music from another place and time that puts a smile on the faces of the here and now…” Jim Gilchrist, Scotsman