Friday 3 May
12.45 – 1.45pm
Jess Blatchley and Andy Rushton plus guests collaborate in jazz collective Jazz Rouge. Expect grooving cool, classic standards blended with French chic and infectious Latin rhythms.
5.30 – 6.30pm
LEAH ‘s journey through soulful anthems are both chilling and inspiring. Her huge and powerful vocal is accompanied by a tight, funky four piece band. Her debut EP In With The In Crowd will be released in May.
Pixie And The Gypsies
6:45 – 7:45pm
Pixie and the Gypsies perform music from their chart-topping debut album Honey Trap, alongside a selection of covers from the worlds of pop and jazz.
Caddick And Parkes
Fun boogie woogie, jazz and blues with a vintage edge – Caddick and Parkes play originals and classic covers. Don’t miss this captivating, heart warming duo.
Dave Elmer DJ
8 – 9.30pm
Dave Elmer has been a DJ in the club music scene since the late 70’s, with performances including regular appearances at music hot spots Dingwalls, The Wag and Southport Weekender.
The Moody Tuesdays
Local jazz vocalist Anita Walsh fronts up The Moody Tuesdays playing a mix of jazz and blues to take you into the festival weekend.
Ben Cipolla And The Nouvelle House Band, Feat. Nick Robinson
Join us for some fantastic live music from up and coming singer songwriter Ben Cipolla and the Novelle House Band with special guest saxophonist Nick Robinson performing a jazz fusion set.
Patsy Gamble Quartet
Patsy Gamble is a session saxophonist, vocalist, composer and British Blues Award finalist. She has worked with Mick Jagger and Steve Winwood, among many others, and brings her band to the Free Stage.
Late Nights At The Tavern
10.30pm till late
Check out the best up-and-coming acts alongside local musical heroes at one of Cheltenham’s late night music nights. Settle in upstairs at The Tavern for a night of new sounds of jazz and beyond from LATIMO and George Montague.
Late Night Jam Sessions
Hotel du Vin
10.30pm till late
The party carries on late into the night at our free jam sessions. Expect some surprise collaborations with our house band from the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire.
From Our Friends
Bottle of Sauce; 7.30pm
£10 advance / £15 on the door; Tickets: dodopubs.com/locations/the-bottle-of-sauce