Dundee Jazz Festival takes place in November each year and see both local and international jazz artistes playing gigs in venues in the City Centre as well as more intimate venues in Broughty Ferry.

The 2016 event took place from 16-20 November 2016 with a programme of classic jazz, from swing to blues and funk.

 

You can find out more about the Dundee Jazz festival over on their website.

A Launchpad for Great Talent

Dundee has been the launchpad for great talent. Snow Patrol met at the University of Dundee, where the four-times platinum selling indie-rock band started off playing gigs at some of the famous local pubs.  

Dundee Rep

The renowned Dundee Rep is a theatre and arts company which stages its own productions and also hosts visiting works including drama, musicals, contemporary and classical dance, children's theatre, comedy, jazz and opera. The Rep is located in Tay Square at the centre of the city's cultural quarter in the West End.