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Lichfield Blues & Jazz Festival 2019 Musical Programme

Lichfield Blues & Jazz Festival takes place over four days from Thursday 30th May to Sunday 2nd June 2019 in venues throughout Lichfield city centre.

Thursday 30th May – Cathedral Hotel

Remi Harris with Tom Moore

Date: Thursday 30th May 2019 Time: 8.00pm Venue: The Cathedral Hotel Buy Tickets Remi Harris with Tom Moore This exciting guitarist returns to the festival to give a unique concert of gypsy, swing, [...]

Friday 31st May 2019 – Lichfield Guildhall

The Climax Blues Band

Date: Friday 31st May 2019 Time: 8.00pm Venue: Lichfield Guildhall Buy Tickets The Climax Blues Band After celebrating 50 years of playing their unique combination of blues with a jazzy tinge and playing [...]

Bird Street

BLUES & JAZZ FESTIVAL – FREE

Relax, enjoy a drink, snack or meal at one of the many cafes, restaurants and pubs in this vibrant area whilst listening to some excellent local bands strutting their stuff.

11.00am guitar workshops at The Kings Head:
Tom Morgan (Jazz) & Simon Phelps (Blues)
12.30pm Blast Off – fine local very big band strut their stuff
1.45pm Alfi Roneo – fine blues from this excellent band
3.00pm Tom Morgan Trio – swinging jazz
4.00pm Very special guests

Saturday June 2nd – Lichfield Guildhall

Chris Bevington Organisation

Date: Saturday 1st June 2019 Time: 8.00pm Venue: Lichfield Guildhall Buy Tickets Chris Bevington Organisation Founded in 2014 by Chris Bevington, heavily influenced by the likes of Robert Cray, Walter Trout [...]

Steve ‘Big Man’ Clayton

Date: Saturday 1st June 2019 Time: 5.30pm Venue: Lichfield Guildhall Buy Tickets Steve 'Big Man' Clayton No stranger to Lichfield, this superb gifted pianist plays hard hitting boogie-woogie, blues, gospel and even [...]

Robert Jackson

Date: Saturday 1st June 2019Time: 4.00pmVenue: Lichfield Guildhall Buy Tickets Robert Jackson After last years superb performance and audience feedback we just had to bring back this stunning songwriter/ guitarist. Influences include Eric Clapton [...]

Saturday June 2nd – The Cathedral Hotel

Nick Dewhurst Band with special guest Derek Nash

Date: Saturday 1st June 2019Time: 8.00pmVenue: The Cathedral Hotel Buy Tickets Nick Dewhurst Band with special guest Derek Nash Led by Lichfield-based trumpet player Nick Dewhurst this quintet has built up a growing reputation [...]

Meirgroup

Date: Saturday 1st June 2019 Time: 4.30pm Venue: The Cathedral Hotel Buy Tickets Meirgroup If you put two of Britain's finest guitarists together, Pete Oxley and Nicholas Meir, with Paul Cavaciuti (drums) [...]

Tom Hill’s 70s Jazz Funk Machine

Date: Saturday 1st June 2019 Time: 2.00pm Venue: The Cathedral Hotel Buy Tickets Tom Hill's 70s Jazz Funk Machine This all-star Midlands band is led by Tom Hill, aka Tom Clarke-Hill, [...]

Sunday June 3rd – Lichfield Guildhall

Soft Machine

Date: Sunday 2nd June 2019 Time: 6.30pm Venue: Lichfield Guildhall Venue: The Cathedral Hotel Venue: Wade Street Church Buy Tickets Soft Machine We are delighted and feel very privileged to finish off [...]

The Sleaze Brothers

Date: Sunday 2nd June 2019 Time: 3.00pm Venue: Lichfield Guildhall Buy Tickets The Sleaze Brothers Bringing you the lighter side of the blues and it's many offspring genres including soul and [...]

The Escape Committee

Date: Sunday 2nd June 2019Time: 1.30pmVenue: Lichfield Guildhall Buy Tickets The Escape Committee From the north of the county, they have built up a grand reputation for playing the blues of the likes of [...]

South Staffordshire Youth Jazz Orchestra (East)

Date: Sunday 2nd June 2019 Time: 11.30am Venue: Lichfield Guildhall Buy Tickets South Staffordshire Youth Jazz Orchestra (East) Sit back and enjoy the skills of these very talented young musicians from [...]

Sunday June 3rd – The Cathedral Hotel

Fret & Fiddle

Date: Sunday 2nd June 2019 Time: 3.30pm Venue: The Cathedral Hotel Buy Tickets Fret & Fiddle This Midlands based quintet present the music of legendary violinist Stephane Grappelli when he played the [...]

The Eagle Jazz Band

Date: Sunday 2nd June 2019 Time: 1.30pm Venue: The Cathedral Hotel Buy Tickets The Eagle Jazz Band We start off this day of classic jazz to swing with this well established band [...]

Sunday June 3rd – Wade Street Church

Blues & Jazz Festival Service

Date: Sunday 2nd June 2019 Time: 10.30am Venue: Wade Street Church Buy Tickets Blues & Jazz Festival Service Now very much part of the festival. Join the congregation and musicians of Wade [...]