Julian Bliss Septet
Image credit: © Clare Hannan

Pioneers of Jazz
Julian Bliss Septet
Mon 09 Dec 2024, 1.00pm
£18 (concessions £16)

This concert will be approximately 1 hour in duration, without an interval


Ticket bookings are subject to a £4.00 booking fee. This fee covers the whole booking and is not per ticket

Important Information

This concert is currently on advance sale to Friends of Wigmore Hall. For Friends booking dates, please visit our Priority Booking page. For information on becoming a Friend, please visit our Friends page.

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General sale for this concert will open at 10:00AM on Tuesday 30 April.


  • Julian Bliss Septet
    • Julian Blissclarinet
    • Martin Shawtrumpet
    • Lewis Wrightvibraphone
    • Kit Downespiano
    • Colin Oxleyguitar
    • Tim Thorntonbass
    • Ed Richardsondrums


The Pioneers of Jazz were the trailblazers who revolutionised the musical landscape, shaping a genre into a force of artistic expression and cultural significance. These visionary musicians fearlessly pushed the boundaries of convention. Join the Julian Bliss Septet for an exciting and vibrant programme exploring music from Duke Ellington, Charlie Parker, Herbie Hancock and Wayne Shorter amongst others. With their innovative arrangements, the Julian Bliss Septet breathes new life into both traditional and contemporary jazz, captivating listeners with its expressive interpretations and undeniable chemistry.

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