The Louis Armstrong Jazz 'n'Swing Festival
@ the Holiday Inn Hotel, Norwich North
Friday 6th - Sunday 8th April 2018
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Simply the best residential hot jazz festival in the UK
Watch the promotional video here:
Swinging Guitars, Satchmo The Great, Walkin’ With The King, New Orleans Spirituals Show, , The Special Magic of Benny Goodman, Amy Roberts / Richard Exall Swing Band, This Joint is Jumpin’ Fats Waller Celebration, Washboard Rhythm, Swinging Down Memory Lane, the Mississippi Three, King Jazz - Mezzrow / Bechet Celebration, Goin’ Home, The Life and Music of Ken Colyer marking the 30th anniversary of his death, A night at Eddie Condon’s plus The Jazz Lecture, The Jazz Forum.
Just Look Who’s Coming……
Drums: John Petters, Jack Amblin, Tim Phillips: Trumpet / cornet, Allen Beechey, Simon Nelson: Trombones, Mike Pointon, Ian Bateman: Clarinet & saxophones: Pete Allen Julian Marc Stringle, Duncan Batchelor, John Wurr, Richard Exall, Amy Roberts: Piano: Tim Huskisson, Martin Litton, Colin Bray, Vibraphone: Colin Bray, Guitar & Banjo: Tim Phillips, Jon Graham, Jim Douglas & Sean Moyses: Bass: Keith Donald & Roger Curphey, Vocal: Janice Day
The Holiday Inn Hotel, Norwich North (Cromer Rd, Norwich, NR6 6JA) is the ideal venue for this wonderful festival. The home, for many years, of the now defunct Norwich Jazz Party, the hotel has hosted top jazz performers from all over the world.
The ballroom, which boasts great acoustics, a fine dance floor and stage, provides the ideal setting where you can relax and absorb the scintillating rhythms of the music. Whether you prefer to dance or listen, the ambience will create an atmosphere of sheer joy.
These unsolicited comment was sent following last year’s festival: “A really great weekend. Great music. Great location. Great food. Well done” P & J A. “Another splendid w/e…thanks a lot for organising it.” V S.
Included in the price, along with the splendid accommodation, is the sumptuous food. From the evening meal on Friday, the breakfast and evening meal on Saturday to breakfast on Sunday morning. If you have special dietary requirements, the hotel chef will be pleased to accommodate your requests.
This hotel has a wonderful pool and gym which is fully inclusive. Free Parking.
Call 01406 365 731 to book. Credit / Debit cards accepted or