2020 Programme

Friday July 10th


Jazz Train and Dance at Harman’s Cross Hall

with Chris Walker’s Pedigree Jazz Band


Colin Bryant’s Hot Rhythm

Mike Denham’s Sunset Café Stompers

The Southampton Jazz Orchestra perform

Miles Davis’ ‘Sketches of Spain’

with guest Trumpet soloist to be announced

Saturday July 11th

Artists confirmed so far

 Yazz Ahmed’s Polyhymnia

The Arun Ghosh Band

The Alan Barnes Octet

Chris Batchelor’s Pigfoot

Adam Glasser’s South Africa and Beyond

Kate Westbrook’s GRANITE

The Simon Spillett Quartet

Martin Speake’s Charukesi

Tom Waters’ Innit

The Sound of Blue Note: Tribute to Horace Silver


The Ben Dwyer Jazz Xperiment

The Keith Nichols Septet

Tad Newton’s Jazz Friends

Rachel Hayward’s Hotsy Totsy

Ma Bessie and Her Blues Troupe

Sunday July 12th

 Artists confirmed so far

 The Simon Spillett Big Band plays the Music of Tubby Hayes *

The Art Themen Xhosa Cole Sextet

Henry Lowther’s Still Waters

The Nat Steele Quartet’s Portrait of The Modern Jazz Quartet

The Clark Tracey Quintet

The Alison Rayner Quintet

The Nicola Farnon Trio

The Craig Milverton Trio with Greg Abate

Mark Lockheart’s Dreamers

Terry Quinney’s Tribute to Dexter Gordon


The TJ Johnson Band

The Harlem Meer Cats

The Salamanda Swing Band

And free Fringe Festival to be announced

* Simon Spillett Big Band £10 ticket supplement for Weekend and Day Ticket stroller holders

See you at the 31st Swanage Jazz Festival
Fri 10th – Sun 12th July 2020
Make sure to book your accommodation now!