Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival: Kurt Elling Quintet

Hailed as the standout male vocalist of our time by The New York Times, Grammy Award winner Kurt Elling plays the Assembly Hall on 15th July.

Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival: Kurt Elling Quintet

About Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival: Kurt Elling Quintet

Kurt Elling Quintet with special guest Marquis Hill

“Since the mid-1990s, no singer in jazz has been as daring, dynamic or interesting as Kurt Elling. He has come to embody the creative spirit in jazz” (The Washington Post). Hailed as the standout male vocalist of our time by The New York Times, Grammy Award winner Kurt Elling’s rich baritone spans four octaves and features both astonishing technical mastery and emotional depth. His repertoire includes original compositions and modern interpretations of standards, all of which are springboards for inspired music making.

Here he is, with his dazzling US group, and featuring the new sensation of jazz trumpet playing, Marquis Hill.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival: Kurt Elling Quintet are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Music Events you might like...

Music Through the Ages
Music Through the Ages
17th October 2018
Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh Old Town
Meet King James V's musician as he explain some of the music and instruments played in court at Edinburgh Castle.
Edinburgh Folk Club
Edinburgh Folk Club
17th October 2018
The Pleasance Edinburgh, Edinburgh South
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at the Pleasance Cabaret Bar!
Open Mic Wednesday at Boteco
Open Mic Wednesday at Boteco
17th October 2018
Boteco Do Brasil Edinburgh, Edinburgh Old Town
Come along to Boteco Do Brasil and join our great Open Mic (Jam) nights every Wednesday, we have a guitar, microphones and cajon so no excuses!
Find Music events in Edinburgh

Nights Out Events you might like...

The Big Beauty Bash
The Big Beauty Bash
17th October 2018
Harvey Nichols, Edinburgh New Town
Join us at Harvey Nichols, Edinburgh for The Big Beauty Bash, a beauty-full evening, full of this season's must have make-up and skincare collections.
Topical Storm
Topical Storm
17th October 2018
The Stand Comedy Club Edinburgh, Edinburgh New Town
Bulletin Board Caledonia presents Mark Nelson, Keir McAllister, Stuart Murphy and Vladimir McTavish in Topical Storm.
Edinburgh Folk Club
Edinburgh Folk Club
17th October 2018
The Pleasance Edinburgh, Edinburgh South
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at the Pleasance Cabaret Bar!
Find Nights Out events in Edinburgh

Find other events in Edinburgh

Sponsored Links

Popular Events

Halloween Trail
Bring the children along to the Royal Botanic Gardens this October for a special Halloween Trail through the Garden.
A Play, A Pie and A Pint
A popular feature of the Traverse programme, A Play, A Pie and A Pint, Òran Mór returns with six new plays to light up your lunchtime. Ticket includes a pie and a drink.
Edinburgh Cocktail Week
Edinburgh Cocktail Week is a week-long program of events & parties across the city, and over 80 of Edinburgh's favourite cocktail bars!
Fireworks and Bonfire Night 2018
Saturday 3rd November sees Hopetoun House host ‘The Greatest Fireworks Show on Earth’ and it’s bound to be another sell out event.
Casting for a BBC3 Reality Series
BBC3 are filming in Edinburgh in the next few weeks and looking for people to feature in an episode of 'Eating With My Ex'.

Advertise With Us

Advertise With Us

Looking to reach new customers? We offer a variety of advertising options with prices starting from just £30 per month!

Click here to find out more »