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African Sketchbook

African Sketchbook

African Sketchbook

Date and time
08 Mar 2019 (7:30pm - 10:30pm)

Eastside Jazz Club, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

200 Jennens Road, B4 7XR


£12 (£10)

Booking Information

Wheelchair users are entitled to concessionary priced tickets with a complimentary companion seat.

Guide dogs are welcome at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire venues. If you wish to bring a Guide Dog or wheelchair, please let the Events Office know by calling 0121 331 5909.


Staff & students are eligible for a limited number of free tickets for events at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire events.

  • Tickets are subject to availability, must be booked in advance and are offered on a first-come-first-served basis.
  • Once the free ticket allocation per event is reached, staff and students are eligible for discounted tickets.
  • Excludes events programmed by external organisations or visiting artists.
  • One ticket per student/member of staff.
  • *Entry only granted with a valid BCU ID.
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A new themed night for Eastside Jazz Club where we celebrate music from across the African diaspora. Expect anything from Township to Reggae and Hi-Life to Afrobeat.

Tonight we welcome Nifeco Costa musician and singer from Guinea-Bissau, now based in the UK has formed the band "Babock jazz". Nifeco brings beautiful melodies, a sweet voice and an infectious latin groove. Guaranteed to get you on your feet and dancing!

6pm DJ Set
6.30pm Matt Holmes Funk Brothers
7.45pm Nifeco Costa and “Babock Jazz”
9.15pm Township band

Forthcoming events in African Sketchbook

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