Bristol’s Ruby Jazz play a wide range of Jazz classics, including 30’s and 40’s swing tunes, 1920’s standards, ballads, Latin bossas and blues, they make every dance swing, and features some of the busiest local swing musicians. The past few years have seen them become a popular band with the swing dance community and their performances are often accompanied by a large numbers of dancers.
Expect a splash of Sinatra, a soupcon of Ella, a hint of Basie, a touch of O’Day and a peppery and vibrant gumbo of the great American song book. Bring your dancing shoes and a swing in your step.
A great afternoon out – for the cream tea and music, as well as the dancing. Do join us!
Tickets £5 from keynshamtickets: book here:
Jazz | Wednesday 3rd July | 7 for 7.30pm | Somer Dining at The Chocolate Quarter |
Tonight we have Chameleonz, Keynsham’s big band, and from Bristol The Scarlet Muses the renowned all female jazz band.
This is event is free, courtesy of St Monica’s Trust, but admission ticket only.
Tickets may be picked up from the Music Festival desk in the Library on Mondays, Thursdays and Market Day Saturdays between 10 – 12am.
All tickets for this event have now gone
Bristol-based Shanghai Shuffle features some of the busiest local swing musicians. The past few years have seen them become a popular band with the swing dance community and their performances are often accompanied by a large numbers of dancers. Expect a splash of Sinatra, a soupcon of Ella, a hint of Basie, a touch of O’Day and a peppery and vibrant gumbo of the great American song book.
Tickets for this special Festival Evening courtesy of St Monica’s at The Chocolate Quarter
are by table reservation at Somer Dining.
Menu and Jazz from £25.00 Telephone: 0117 3637120
Jazz | Saturday 6th July | 2.50 pm | Sparrow Crane Hire Community Stage |
Treble Bass is a 15 member strong jazz band, with students ranging from 13 to 18 years old. They perform a range of jazz standards and one or two original numbers too.
They have performed at the Bristol International Jazz and Blues Festival and legendary Bristol venue The Old Duke. Audiences have said that they sound quite unlike any school band they have heard before!
Acoustic, Alternative Country, Indie-Pop, Jazz, Soul | Saturday 6th July | From 1.00 PM | Grounded garden festival stage |
12.30-12.55 Maya MacCallum – Young and gifted – be sure to be here early!
13.00-13.40 Gian Piero Milanetti – From Italy – Listen for his Keynsham tribute! And on the Bandstand tomorrow.
13.50-14.30 Ella Arnold – Grounded’s own diva songstress.
14.40-15.20 Tom Youdan – Keynsham’s new kid on the block.
15.30-16.10 Caroline McGlone – A welcome return to the scene for one of Bristol’s finest.
16.20-17.00 Steve Mercy – It’s Pirate Captain Steve! Catch him tomorrow on the Top Stage with Hicktown Breakout
17.10-17.50 Charlie Limm – Catch Charlie on the Abbey Folk Stage later too!
18.00-18.40 JanE.B – Fresh from her set on the Abbey Folk stage.
19.00-21.00 Fyfe Stokes Duo – Rounding off the day in style.
Jazz, Rock | Sunday 7th July | 5.15 pm | | The Hygge Bandstand Stage
Acoustic, Acoustic rock, Folk, Folk Rock, Jazz, Soul | Sunday 7th July | From 1.00 PM | | Grounded Garden Stage
12.30-12.55 Kieran & Maddie – You may recognise these two from Bonzo Lounge!
13.00-13.40 Ella Arnold – Grounded’s own back again for a second helping.
13:50-14:30 Chris Brothers – Keynsham’s King of Buskers!
14:40-15:20 Elea Calvet – Not-to-be-missed rare public performance!
15:30-16.10 Alicia Griffin – Fantastic young talented songstress.
16.20-17.00 Sophie Hosken-Taylor – Award-winning Young Performer!
17.10-17.50 Stevie-Nicole Brown – This will be a treat before her Top Stage performance with Stevie and the Masquerades later.
18.00-18.40 Joe Carreyett – Fantastic perennial local talent.