The Naturist Foundation Jazz & Real Ale Festival 2017

22nd June - 25th June

The Naturist Foundation Jazz & Real Ale Festival 2017

22nd June – 25th June 2017

Day Visitor Prices:

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

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Musician Line up

Thursday 22nd June

The James Copus Quartet

James Copus (trumpet) Will Barry (piano) Joe Downard (bass)

Will Glaser (drums)

9.05 pm

The Jonny Mansfield/Oliver Mason Duo

Jonny Mansfield (vibes) Oliver Mason (guitar)

10.05pm The James Beckwith Trio

James Beckwith (piano) Joe Downard (bass) Harry Pope (drums)

11.00pm Close
Friday 23th June
7.45pm The Andy Dickens Jazz Band

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

9.15pm The Julian Marc Stringle Trio

Julian Marc Stringle (clarinet, tenor sax and vocal) Dominic Ashworth (guitar) Chris Dodd (bass guitar)

11.00pm Close


Saturday 24th June
11.00am Jam Session

All musicians of whatever standard are welcome to join us and jam, so bring your instruments along

2.15pm Umbrella Parade Led by Colly’s Hot Shots

Come and join in the parade. Decorated umbrellas especially welcome

 2.30pm Colly’s Hot Shots

Martin Horsfall (trumpet and vocals) Julian Marc Stringle (clarinet and tenor sax) Mike Holt (trombone and vocals) John Stuart (banjo and guitar) Roger Curphey (bass) Graham Collicott (drums)

 4.30pm “Mafarowi”

Martin Speake (alto) Phelan Burgoyne (drums and percussion) Rob Luft (guitar) Faith Brackenbury (violin and vocals)

5.20pm break

7.45pm The Miriam Ast/Victor Gutierrez Duo

Miriam Ast (vocals) Victor Gutierrez (piano)

9.00pm The Nigel Price Organ Quintet

Nigel Price (guitar) Ross Stanley (organ) Pat Levett (drums) Vasilis Xenopolous (tenor sax) Alex Garnett (tenor sax)

11.00pm Close


Sunday 26th June

10.30am Sunday Service

All welcome to come to the marquee for the Jazz festival service

12.15pm Lunchtime solo performance by Ewan Bleach

(piano, clarinet, vocals)

Please bring your lunch and join us in the marquee

2.30pm The Jack Honeyborne Trio with special guests, Art Themen (tenor and soprano sax) Alex Hitchcock (tenor sax) Jack Honeyborne (piano) Julian Bury (bass) Denis Smith (drums)

4.30pm The Frank Toms Trio with special guests

Mark Nightingale (trombone) Martin Shaw (trumpet and flugelhorn) Frank Toms (piano) Geoff Gascoyne (bass) Elliot Toms (drums)

5.20pm break

7.30pm The Frank Toms Trio with special guests (set two)

8.40pm The Mike Piggott Quartet

Mike Piggott (violin) Nils Solberg (guitar) Pete Morgan (bass)

Rod Brown (drums)

10.40pm Close