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Main Programme

Below is the list of Artists booked for the Festival. We will be adding the full line ups very shortly. Check back for details and watch our Facebook Page for updates.

Friday 8th July

From 2pm

Afternoon Jazz Train with
Chris Walker’s Pedigree Jazz Band

From 7pm

The Salamanda Swing Band

The Sound of Bluenote play Herbie and Wayne

Jazz Films – to be announced

Saturday 9th July

from 10.30am

Festival Parade with James Emmett’s Ragtime Revellers

From 12pm

The Phillip Clouts Quartet

Chris Batchelor’s Pigfoot

Nigel Price’s Wes Montgomery Re-Imagined with Tony Kofi

The Alex Clarke Quartet

The Xhosa Cole Quartet

Martin Speake’s Charukesi

Adam Glasser’s South Africa and Beyond

Kate Westbrook and Granite

The Alan Barnes Octet

Tom Waters’ Electric People

The Craig Milverton Trio – Tribute to Oscar Peterson

Greg Abate with The Craig Milverton Trio

The Yazz Ahmed Quintet – Polyhymnia

Late Night DJ session with Nigel Williams of JazzFM

Traditional and
Mainstream programme

From 12.15pm

James Emmett’s Ragtime Revellers

John Maddocks’ Jazzmen

Tad Newton’s Jazz Friends

Mike Denham’s Sunset Stompers

Ma Bessie and Her Blues Troupe

Sunday 10th July

From 11.30am

Mowlem Theatre Compere: Nigel Williams of Jazz FM

The Nicola Farnon Trio with David Newton

The Simon Spillett Quartet

Babelfish with Brigitte Beraha

Mark Kavuma and The Banger Factory

Hampstead Jazz Club presents:
Jo Harrop and Jamie McCredie

The Alison Rayner Quintet

The Nat Steele Quartet – Tribute to The MJQ

Hampstead Jazz Club presents:
Paul Edis: solo piano

The Art Themen’s New Directions Quintet

Henry Lowther’s Still Waters

Trevor Watts’ Eternal Triangle

Hampstead Jazz Club presents
Jo Harrop – ‘The Heart Wants’

Mark Lockheart’s Dreamers

The Simon Spillett Big Band plays the Music of Tubby Hayes

Traditional and
Mainstream programme

From 11.30am

Tony Waller’s Prohibition Jazz

Rachel Hayward’s Hotsy Totsy

The TJ Johnson Band

The Harlem Meercats

Little Devils’ Tribute to Keith Nichols

Plus free Festival Fringe and free outdoor concerts throughout the weekend in Swanage

Details to be announced