Lisbon: A Musician's Paradise by Parisa East

Students of jazz have started to flock to the Portuguese capital, and with good reason. The levels of musicianship, weekly jam sessions, array of venues and stunning scenery is enough to tantalise any creative. We visited Lisbon for a few 'research' weeks back in March 2018, meeting players from around the world. Hot Clube de Lisbon is one of Europe's oldest jazz clubs. Over the years it has hosted huge icons like Ronnie Scott, Sarah Vaughan and Terence Blanchard. It was an