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Fri 19 Apr 2024


Jean Toussaint Quartet

Lantern Hall

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£21.80 incl. booking fee

Person holding saxophone

Jean Toussaint has had a career of high-profile musical collaborations in many different jazz styles, following his stint in Art Blakey’s ‘Jazz Messengers’ in the mid 1980s.

Jean’s new quartet plays swinging, surging straight-ahead contemporary jazz with a strong emphasis on melody.

Jean has toured with many visiting Americans including Max Roach, Cedar Walton and David Murray. In the UK his collaboration work includes Julian Joseph, Jason Rebello, Orphy Robinson, Bheki Mseleku and many others.

Presented by Bristol Beacon

Format: Reserved seating

Age: All aged, under 16s accompanied by an adult

Doors: 19.15

Start: 20:00

All timings are approximate and subject to change

“His own style, fluent and assured, with angular asides to keep you guessing, is as unmistakable as ever.”

Dave Gelly, Guardian

About Lantern Hall

Bristol’s home of dazzling new music

The venue

Lantern Hall

at Bristol Beacon

Getting to the venue

Location: Lantern Hall is located within Bristol Beacon. Head to Level 1 and follow signs to find the auditorium.

Address: Bristol Beacon, Trenchard Street, Bristol, BS1 5AR


Bicycle racks can be found in front of the main entrance on Trenchard Street, Colston Street, and on the city centre promenade. Find your nearest cycle routes using Cycle Planner.

Car parking

Trenchard Street multi-storey car park is 200m away, directly behind Bristol Beacon.

  Bristol Clean Air Zone

Bristol Beacon is inside the Bristol Clean Air Zone. Check if your vehicle will be charged and how much you’ll have to pay.


Most bus services stop in and around the city centre promenade, 250m from Bristol Beacon.

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Spaces for wheelchair users are available within the first 10 rows on the flat floor of the Hall.

Assistance Dogs

Assistance dogs and emotional support animals are allowed in the performance space. Seats in rows AA-J on the flat floor are most suitable. If you prefer, you can leave your animal with a member of staff during the performance.

Hearing Facility

A Sennheiser MobileConnect assistive listening system is installed in the venue. Download the free App and use your own mobile device and headphones to listen to the performance. (Devices are available on request.)

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