12th April 2:30-5pm

In Full Swing at the Better Half

Geoff Simkins Trio

Geoff Simkins – alto sax

Jason Henson – guitar

George Berrills – double bass

Different trios every Friday at the Better Half 2:30-5pm

1 Hove Pl, Hove, East Sussex

BN3 2RG

Free entry

 

 

If you’re after seriously good food, lovely wines, and fabulous ales, enjoyed in welcoming surroundings, come to The Better Half. And there’s no better way to start the weekend than with a long, late lunch and some top-notch swinging jazz from some of Brighton’s brightest and best musicians. Established in summer 2019 and back by popular demand, In Full Swing’s Friday afternoon sessions will leave you with a smile on your face and a spring in your step. And if you fancy a dance, why not? The beautiful wooden floors are perfect for shaking a tail feather to some excellent live music.
Book to avoid disappointment
01273 737869

14th April 5-7pm

Swingtime Sundays at the Old Albion

Nigel Price / Dan Cartwright Trio

Nigel Price – guitar

Dan Cartwright – tenor sax

Paul Whitten – double bass

Different trios every Sunday at the Old Albion 5-7pm

110 Church Rd, Hove, East Sussex

BN3 2EB

Free entry

 

 

We’ve scoured the length and breadth of the south coast to find musicians that have the ability to satisfy even the most discerning ear. All you need to do is sit back, relax, and enjoy top-quality live jazz as you sip your Sunday après-roast digestifs.
Lovingly restored to its Victorian glory (more or less), and specialising in gin and craft beer, the Old Albion is your one-stop shop for libation, hunger satiation, and the finest gatherings in town.

 

14th April 8-11pm

Live Jazz Living Room at the Hand in Hand

Nigel Price / Jason Henson Trio

Nigel Price – guitar

Jason Henson – guitar

Paul Whitten – double bass

Different trios every Sunday at the Hand in Hand 8-11pm

33 Upper St James’s St, Kemptown, Brighton, East Sussex

BN2 1JN

Free entry

 

 

Jazz at the Hand (as mentioned in the Guardian) is one of the longest running jazz gigs in town.
The Hand in Hand is a cosy pub situated in the heart of Kemptown, as well as an independent brewing company, creating high-quality, accessible beers for every palate.

17th April 8-10pm

Jazz at the James

Paul Richards Trio

Paul Richards – guitar

Terry Pack – bass

Tony Sheppard – percussion

Different trios every Wednesday at the Saint James Tavern 8-10pm

16 Madeira Pl, Kemptown, Brighton, East Sussex

BN2 1TN

Free entry

 

 

Jazz at the James presents a swinging jazz trio showcasing some of the finest musicians from the South Coast and beyond, with a different guest musician taking the helm week by week.
Beautifully renovated in summer 2021, The Saint James is a warm and friendly boozer. Book a table to ensure that you don’t miss out on a night of world-class jazz.

18th April 8-10pm

Jazz Night @ The Kemp

Duncan Hemstock Quartet

Duncan Hemstock – clarinet and sax

Jason Henson – guitar

Oz Dechaine – double bass

Pete Hill – drums

Third Thursday of every month at The Kemp 8-10pm

8 St George’s Rd, Kemptown, Brighton, East Sussex

BN2 1EB

Free entry

 

 

Now very special events on the third Thursday of every Month!

Jason Henson leads some of the UK’s premier jazz musicians for a night of great music, whether we are joined by saxophonists or trumpet players, singers or drummers, each week has a different feel!
www.kemp.pub

19th April 2:30-5pm

In Full Swing at the Better Half

Al Nicholls Trio

Al Nicholls – sax

Jason Henson – guitar

TBA – double bass

Different trios every Friday at the Better Half 2:30-5pm

1 Hove Pl, Hove, East Sussex

BN3 2RG

Free entry

 

 

If you’re after seriously good food, lovely wines, and fabulous ales, enjoyed in welcoming surroundings, come to The Better Half. And there’s no better way to start the weekend than with a long, late lunch and some top-notch swinging jazz from some of Brighton’s brightest and best musicians. Established in summer 2019 and back by popular demand, In Full Swing’s Friday afternoon sessions will leave you with a smile on your face and a spring in your step. And if you fancy a dance, why not? The beautiful wooden floors are perfect for shaking a tail feather to some excellent live music.
Book to avoid disappointment
01273 737869

21st April 5-7pm

Swingtime Sundays at the Old Albion

Terry Seabrook

Terry Seabrook – keys

Jason Henson – guitar

Nigel Thomas – double bass

Different trios every Sunday at the Old Albion 5-7pm

110 Church Rd, Hove, East Sussex

BN3 2EB

Free entry

 

 

We’ve scoured the length and breadth of the south coast to find musicians that have the ability to satisfy even the most discerning ear. All you need to do is sit back, relax, and enjoy top-quality live jazz as you sip your Sunday après-roast digestifs.
Lovingly restored to its Victorian glory (more or less), and specialising in gin and craft beer, the Old Albion is your one-stop shop for libation, hunger satiation, and the finest gatherings in town.

 

21st April 5:30-7:30

Sunday Evening Jazz

Easy Tiger @ The Hampton

Sam Carelse Trio

Sam Carelse – vocals

Joss Peach – keys

Oz Dechaine – double bass

Different trios every Sunday at the Easy Tiger 5:30pm-7:30pm

57 Upper N St, Brighton, Brighton and Hove, Brighton, East Sussex

BN1 3FH

Free entry

 

 

Easy Tiger offers a warm and friendly welcome to locals and tourists alike that appreciate the value of good food and drink served with an honest smile. A fully stocked bar, complete with top-drawer craft beers as well as natural wines and cocktails, sets the tone for an all-inclusive setup.

 

 

21st April 8-11pm

Live Jazz Living Room at the Hand in Hand

3 Guitar Mash Up!

Elis Davies – guitar

Pete Long – guitar

Jason Henson – guitar

Different trios every Sunday at the Hand in Hand 8-11pm

33 Upper St James’s St, Kemptown, Brighton, East Sussex

BN2 1JN

Free entry

 

 

Jazz at the Hand (as mentioned in the Guardian) is one of the longest running jazz gigs in town.
The Hand in Hand is a cosy pub situated in the heart of Kemptown, as well as an independent brewing company, creating high-quality, accessible beers for every palate.

26th April 2:30-5pm

In Full Swing at the Better Half

Chris Coull Trio

Chris Coull – trumpet

Jason Henson – guitar

Dan Sheppard – double bass

Different trios every Friday at the Better Half 2:30-5pm

1 Hove Pl, Hove, East Sussex

BN3 2RG

Free entry

 

 

If you’re after seriously good food, lovely wines, and fabulous ales, enjoyed in welcoming surroundings, come to The Better Half. And there’s no better way to start the weekend than with a long, late lunch and some top-notch swinging jazz from some of Brighton’s brightest and best musicians. Established in summer 2019 and back by popular demand, In Full Swing’s Friday afternoon sessions will leave you with a smile on your face and a spring in your step. And if you fancy a dance, why not? The beautiful wooden floors are perfect for shaking a tail feather to some excellent live music.
Book to avoid disappointment
01273 737869

28th April 5-7pm

Swingtime Sundays at the Old Albion

Jack Kendon Trio

Jack Kendon – trumpet

Jason Henson – guitar

Dan Sheppard – double bass

Different trios every Sunday at the Old Albion 5-7pm

110 Church Rd, Hove, East Sussex

BN3 2EB

Free entry

 

 

We’ve scoured the length and breadth of the south coast to find musicians that have the ability to satisfy even the most discerning ear. All you need to do is sit back, relax, and enjoy top-quality live jazz as you sip your Sunday après-roast digestifs.
Lovingly restored to its Victorian glory (more or less), and specialising in gin and craft beer, the Old Albion is your one-stop shop for libation, hunger satiation, and the finest gatherings in town.

 

28th April 5:30-7:30

Sunday Evening Jazz

Easy Tiger @ The Hampton

Two For Tea Trio

Peggy-Sue Such – vocals

Charlie Miller – Flugel, vocals and guitar

Jarrod Elks – guitar

Different trios every Sunday at the Easy Tiger 5:30pm-7:30pm

57 Upper N St, Brighton, Brighton and Hove, Brighton, East Sussex

BN1 3FH

Free entry

 

 

Easy Tiger offers a warm and friendly welcome to locals and tourists alike that appreciate the value of good food and drink served with an honest smile. A fully stocked bar, complete with top-drawer craft beers as well as natural wines and cocktails, sets the tone for an all-inclusive setup.

 

 

28th April 8-11pm

Live Jazz Living Room at the Hand in Hand

Jack Kendon Trio

Jack Kendon – trumpet

Jason Henson – guitar

Dan Sheppard – double bass

Different trios every Sunday at the Hand in Hand 8-11pm

33 Upper St James’s St, Kemptown, Brighton, East Sussex

BN2 1JN

Free entry

 

 

Jazz at the Hand (as mentioned in the Guardian) is one of the longest running jazz gigs in town.
The Hand in Hand is a cosy pub situated in the heart of Kemptown, as well as an independent brewing company, creating high-quality, accessible beers for every palate.

2nd May 7-9pm

Saint George’s Jazz

Sara Oschlag Trio

Sara Oschlag – vocals

TBA – TBA

Dan Sheppard – double bass

1st Thursday of every month, 7-9pm

33 Sudeley Street, Kemptown, Brighton, East Sussex

BN2 1HE

Free entry

 

 

First Thursday of every Month!

Hidden in the back streets of Kemp town, we are your friendly community led, dog loving local. A stones throw from the hospital, you’ll find a mix of locals propping up the bar, and NHS staff enjoying a well earned pint in our beautiful beer garden.Come join us for a beer or a bite to eat from our locally sourced fresh cooked food, and see why once you’ve found us, you won’t want to leave.

www.saintgeorges.pub