Next Event: 16th November 2019

Eden Baptist Church, Cambridge- https://eden.churchsuite.co.uk/events/v4mc1pbe

An outreach event exploring the influence and impact the Christian gospel message had on the development of Jazz. 

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For enquiries email: therootsofjazzevent@gmail.com

The evening explores 2 parallel stories, 2 stories that are intertwined in a profound way. The 2 stories are the history of Jazz, particularly the roots of Jazz and also ‘His story’, history itself. The stories are both framed and united by a common theme, the theme of slavery.

“The best evangelistic event I have seen in years!”

SONG LIST- Listen to live recordings HERE

If you would like to book us please get in touch at


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Go Down Moses

Jazz Night AdvertNobody Knows The Troubles I’ve Had

Precious Lord

Jesus Is the Rock in the Weary Land Listen

Amazing Grace Listen

Wade in the Water Listen


Oh When The Saints

I’ll Fly Away


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We encourage churches to run the event as a charity event in support of A21 or Tamar– Christian charities working to abolish human trafficking/modern day slavery.
















Melvin Reeves




A video from Andre’s solo on Strasbourg St Denis at All Souls London


For more information about the event please Contact therootsofjazzevent@gmail.com

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