NN North Sea Jazz Festival 2018

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43rd edition 13•14•15 July 2018 | Rotterdam Ahoy Get in the mood with this 2017 look back movie https://youtu.be/YZMufz3DQiE
Below you can find the names that have been announced so far. More names to be announced in the coming months.
Friday 13 July: D’Angelo, Emeli Sandé, The O'Jays, Gary Clark Jr., Artist in Residence: Michael League & Snarky Puppy with Metropole Orkest conducted by Jules Buckley, Marcus Miller, R + R = NOW with Robert Glasper, Terrace Martin, Christian Scott, Taylor McFerrin, Derrick Hodge and Justin Tyson, BADBADNOTGOOD, Ibeyi, Carla Bley ‘TRIOS’, WizKid, Charles Lloyd & The Marvels, Stanley Clarke Band, Kurt Elling Quintet with special guest Marquis Hill, Willie Colon, Maria Schneider & Ensemble Denada, Rohey Saturday 14 July: Nile Rodgers & CHIC, Earth Wind & Fire, Leon Bridges, Gregory Porter ‘Nat King Cole & Me and Other Songs’ with Metropole Orkest arranged and conducted by Vince Mendoza, Artist in Residence: Michael League with Antonio Sanchez & Pedrito Martinez, Pharoah Sanders Quartet, Pat Metheny w/ Antonio Sanchez, Linda Oh & Gwilym Simcock*, GoGo Penguin, Sons of Kemet, Mingus Big Band, Knower, Philip Catherine, Fred Hersch Trio, Chico Freeman Plus+tet, The Quartet.NL (Herman / Beets / Bennink / Glerum) en Nubya Garcia Sunday 15 July: N.E.R.D, Khalid, Artist in Residence: Michael League & Bokanté with special guests, Moses Sumney, Joshua Redman special guest with Billy Hart Quartet, HUDSON - DeJohnette/Scofield/Medeski/Colley, ‘Queen of Sheba’ - Angelique Kidjo and Ibrahim Maalouf. A symphonic concert composed by Ibrahim Maalouf with lyrics by Angélique Kidjo inspired by the legend of the Queen of Sheba*, Rubén Blades, Oumou Sangaré, Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats, Eric Vloeimans’ Levanter, AVISHAI COHEN '1970', Mulatu Astatke, Sevdaliza, Daymé Arocena, Cécile McLorin Salvant, Mathias Eick Quintet, Vijay Iyer Sextet

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