The Naturist Foundation Jazz and Real Ale Festival 2016 - Thursday 23rd June to Sunday 26th June 2016

The Naturist Foundation
Jazz & Real Ale Festival 2016

Thursday 23rd to Sunday 26th June 2016

Great value, 2015 prices held for 2016...
and it's still pay 3 nights get 4th free!

This years line-up:

Thursday 23rd June 2016

8.00 The James Beckwith Trio

James Beckwith (piano) Arthur O'Hara (bass) Harry Pope (drums)

9.10 The Sam Watts Octet

Sam Watts (Piano) Michael Fletcher (sax and woodwinds) James Davison (Trumpet) Kieran Stickle McLeod (Trombone) Lucia Capellaro (Cello) Thomas Seminar Ford (Guitar) Flo Moore (Double Bass) Ben Brown (Drums)

11.00 Close

Friday 24th June 2016

7.45 The Andy Dickens Jazz Band

Andy Dickens (trumpet and flugelhorn) Tim Huskisson (clarinet and piano) John Coverdale (guitar) Brett Neville (bass) and Rod Brown (drums)

9.45 The Tom Harrison Quintet featuring Jean Toussaint

Tom Harrison (tenor and soprano saxes) Jean Toussaint (tenor) Andrew McCormack (piano) Daniel Casimir (bass) and Dave Hamblett (drums)

11.30 Close

Saturday 25th June 2016

11.00 am Jam Session

All musicians of whatever standard welcome to have a jam, so bring your instruments with you.

2.15 Umbrella Parade

Led by The Dixie Strollers. Come and join in the parade. Decorated umbrellas especially welcome.

2.30 The Dixie Strollers

James Davison (trumpet and vocals) Tom Green (trombone and vocals) Julian Marc Stringle (clarinet and tenor) Sam Watts (piano) James Kitchman (guitar) Pete Hutchison (bass) Scott Chapman (drums)

4.30 The Miriam Ast/Victor Gutierrez Duo

Miriam Ast (vocals) Victor Gutierrez (piano)

5.20 Break

7.45 The Darius Brubeck Quartet

Darius Brubeck (piano) Dave O’Higgins (tenor sax) Matt Ridley (bass) Wesley Gibbens (drums)

10.15 The Martin Speake/Colin Oxley Duo

Martin Speake (Alto sax) Colin Oxley (guitar)

11.05 Close

Sunday 26th June 2016

10.30 Sunday Service

All are welcome to come to the Marquee for our usual Jazz Festival Service.

12.15 Lunchtime Solo performance by Ewan Bleach (piano, clarinet and vocals)

Please bring your lunch to the Marquee Two sets of 50 Minutes each

2.30 The Jack Honeyborne Trio with Special Guests

Vasilis Xenopoulos (tenor) Nigel Price (guitar) Jack Honeyborne (piano) Julian Bury (bass) and Denis Smith (drums)

4.30 The Frank Toms Trio with Special Guests

Frank Toms (piano) Nat Steele (Vibes) Steve Waterman (trumpet and flugelhorn) Elliot Toms (drums) Geoff Gascoyne (bass)

5.20 Break

7.30 The Frank Toms Trio with Special Guests

Second set

8.40 The Mike Piggott Quartet

Mike Piggott (violin), Nils Solberg (guitar) Pete Morgan (bass) Rod Brown (drums)

10.40 Close



Jazz & Real Ale Festival 2016:

Great value, 2015 prices held for 2016... and it's still pay 3 nights get 4th free!

Camping Package
Thursday to Sunday, 3 night package, 4th night free.
Couple/family: £195  
Single person: £100 
Tent and music - Thursday or Friday: £16 

Day Visitor Prices:
Thursday & Friday: £16 per day
Saturday: £22
Sunday: £22 
4 day festival ticket purchased in advance: £60 

Click here for
advance booking

Our Facilities

There will be a real ale tent featuring over 20 real ales and ciders at very reasonable prices, plus a cafeteria and food bar.

The Foundation is set in 50 acres of woodland with a wide variety of flora and fauna.

If you wish to use the swimming pool or sauna then nudity is mandatory.

The jazz is in a large marquee so you can listen in comfort whatever the weather.

Free parking is included in the ticket price.

Camping pitches
(with or without hook-up)

Covered heated swimming pool
Cafe (vegetarian options available)
Beer tent
Children's play park
Petanque courts
Table tennis
Shower blocks
Sun lawns
2km Woodland walk