OneFest will take place in 2 centres on 2 consecutive weekends in September; at the LEADMILL, Sheffield on the 14th and at EartH, Hackney, London on the 21st.
The event will see MERCURY PRIZE Nominee SHABAKA HUTCHINGS (of Sons of Kemet and The Comet is Coming) curate the 2 evenings, offering fans and festival-goers an experience like no other with special one-off collaborations bridging the best of young British jazz talent collaborating with their peers and elders and will feature MAISHA, NAT BIRCHALL and OKUMU, HERBERT, SKINNER + BYRON WALLEN with several more TBA.
The daytime programme will feature panels and workshops which include The North South Divide ‘Bridging the Gap’, Shabaka Workshop & Q+A, Start Up’s, Business, & Funding Workshop, Mental Health ‘Let’s Keep the Conversation Going’, ‘In Conversation with…’ and Female Entrepreneurs in the Industry ‘We Did it Our Way…’ (with more TBA) and some of the UK’s best breakthrough new music.
Shabaka Hutchings’ One Fest
21 Sep 2019
MAISHA, NAT BIRCHALL and OKUMU, HERBERT, SKINNER + BYRON WALLEN plus more TBA