The festivals listed on this page are, of course, subject to cancellation in line with updated advice relating to the Coronavirus.
The Swanage Jazz Festival has been announced. The event will take place 10th to 12th July, 2020. There will be 40 Bands in Main programme plus 20 in Free Fringe programme. Tickets and further information can be found at the festival’s website: swanagejazzfestival.co.uk
Travelling a little further afield why not consider the Malta Jazz Festival held in the beautiful city of Valletta (flights are available from Bournemouth and Gatwick). The 2020 edition will be held between the 13th and 18th July. The main events are on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Acts announced so far at the Malta Jazz Festival : SFJAZZ Collective, Maceo Parker, Branford Marsalis, Vincent Bourgeyx, Nadine Axisa. More to follow!
The Teignmouth Jazz & Blues Festival was on October 18-20th, 2019. Here are Kirk’s video clips (some of these acts are coming to SJC in the next months):