Friday, July 5, 2013

Love Supreme Jazz Festival (5 - 7 July 2013)

The new Love Supreme Jazz Festival a three day green-field Jazz Festival for 15,000, takes place at Glynde Place, East Sussex, from Friday 5th to Sunday 7th July 2013.

The Bryan Ferry Orchestra will headline Saturday also confirmed are Jools Holland and his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra, Marcus Miller, Chic featuring Nile Rodgers, Michael Kiwanuka, Melody Gardot, Esperanza Spalding, Brand New Heavies, The Soul Rebels, Gwyneth Herbert, Lucinda Belle Orchestra, Three Trapped Tigers, Kairos 4Tet, Matthew Lee, Courtney Pine, Gregory Porter, Portico Quartet, Roller Trio, Gogo Penguin, Naturally 7, Branford Marsalis Quartet, Robert Glasper Experiment, Neil Cowley Trio, Snarky Puppy, Andreya Triana, Soweto Kinch, Phantom Limb, Zara McFarlane, and White Mink vs Peppermint Candy.Latest additions Charles Bradley & his Extraordinaires, Terence Blanchard, Eric Bibb, Ryan Quigley Big Band, Troyka, Arun Ghosh, Kitten & The Hip, Oli Rockberger, and Brass Jaw.

The line-up will feature a classic and contemporary bill programmed in association with international live music producers, the first acts will be announced before the end of the year, and will feature a blend core and cutting edge jazz artists, crossover jazz musicians and also feature acts from the worlds of soul, blues and funk.
The Love Supreme Jazz Festival will offer four stages (main stage, a unique green-field festival indoor floored and seated Jazz stage, a 'Discovery' stage and a dance stage).

The Love Supreme Jazz Festival revives a tradition of open-air jazz festivals that stretches back to 1956, when the Beaulieu Festival was launched at Lord Montague's country house in Hampshire. Others followed, including the National Jazz and Blues Festival, which started during the 1960s, changed its musical style and evolved into today's Reading and Leeds Festival.

The first of its kind with camping for more than 20 years, the Love Supreme Jazz Festival will provide food from around the world, luxury and standard camping, chill out and relaxation zones, and family friendly activities.

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