Jazz at SWiM
Vintage Vie en Rose
Get into Jazz Jurassica’s weekend of jazz, soul, funk and latin at the seafront’s latest beach cafe bar, SWiM on Marine Parade. There’ll be free live music every evening, the ultimate chill-out Sunday Brunch and a full-on fusion finale on Bank Holiday Monday. With a stunning setlist of cocktails, craft beers and food, SWiM is a great place to enjoy Lyme’s festival of jazz.
Friday 25 May, 8pm-10pm, Free
PHILIP CLOUTS TRIO
Lyme-based pianist Philip Clouts plays original material influenced by Latin and African jazz and New Orleans funk for an evening of distinctive grooves and feel-good vibes.
Saturday 26 May, 8pm-10pm, Free
VINTAGE VIE EN ROSE
La Vie en Rose recreate the jazz era of 1930s Paris with a steamy night of gypsy jazz and hot swing. Toe-tapping fiddle frolics keep the fun rolling well into this vintage evening.
Sunday 27th May, 10am-12am, £15 incl breakfast
ANNIKA SKOOGH QUARTET – JAZZ BRUNCH
Annika’s vibrant vocals adds zing to jazz standards and swing favourites for a chilled start to Sunday. Add some Latin and suddenly it’s a Copacabana brunch overlooking the beach.
Tickets here or from Box Office 01297 442138. Venue opens: 9.30am.
Sunday 27th May, 8pm-10pm, Free
This banging set from Bristol’s Snazzback, a five-piece jazz, funk, soul and groove band, fuses street urchin dynamism with amazing musicianship for a full on musical assault – not to be missed.
Monday 28 May, 6pm-8pm, Free
SLINKY MACHINE’S GUESTIVAL
Jazz fusion maestros, Slinky Machine, host the festival’s groovy finale. Eat, drink and enjoy those slinky sounds.