Ali Affleck Workshop: A brief History of New Orleans and Early Jazz

Jazz singer, Ali Affleck, is also an early jazz historian and shares her knowledge and expertise in this talk which is suitable for all.

Ali Affleck Workshop: A brief History of New Orleans and Early Jazz

About Ali Affleck Workshop: A brief History of New Orleans and Early Jazz

Edinburgh Napier University Jazz Summer School presents Funded by Scottish Jazz Expo

Leading the charge for popularising early Jazz, Ali Affleck has carved a reputation as one of Scotland’s most popular jazz singers. Her authenticity when delivering a lyric stems from her American background and her extensive training in early jazz, Tin Pan Alley (1920s-30s American pop music) and blues. She is also an early jazz historian and shares her knowledge and expertise in today’s talk which is suitable for all.

Please note that the workshops are not part of the Festival Pass and tickets must be purchased separately.

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