Events/Cultural programme

Members’ Discount for Manchester Jazz Festival!

Named Best Jazz Album of the year in 2014 with "Play Sun Ra", Thomas de Pourquery will be performing live at the Manchester Jazz Festival on Saturday 23rd July. Take advantage of our exclusive members’ discount to go and enjoy some contemporary jazz music!

Held annually, the Manchester Jazz Festival gathers artists and bands from all around the world. For 10 days, more than 500 performers will be on stage to make you discover their various musical universes which centre around a common passion: Contemporary Jazz.

On Saturday 23rd July, Thomas de Pourquery and his musicians will give a tribute concert to Sun Ra, a recognized Jazz composer who deeply influenced them. Far from being a simple imitation, the band reinterpreted his songs, adding his “French Touch”, in order to give his audience an unforgettable experience.

Thomas, being the only French artist performing at this festival, will give you the opportunity to discover an exotic side of French music!

To get your members’ discount, contact us at event@afmanchester.org, and save up to £7 on your ticket!