Sunday June 24th
MIDSUMMER JAZZ IN THE PARK
Pete Long Quintet
Tribute to Benny Goodman, The King of Swing
An Evening under the Stars with The Planets
Using the classic clarinet and vibes- led quintet format, Peter Long’s ensemble will be revisiting some of the iconic treatments of jazz standards made famous by the “King of Swing”, the great Benny Goodman, plus a sensational new arrangement of Holst’s “The Planets” for jazz Quintet.
Bring a picnic and your favourite tipple, and rugs and chairs, and spread out on the lawns to enjoy a fantastic evening of top quality entertainment in this beautiful setting in aid of the bowel cancer charity GUTS, whose aim is to improve survival of people with bowel cancer by early detection, and to raise awareness of the disease.
Entry from 5.00pm, finishing at about 8.15pm.
Tickets will be on sale soon!
There is ample free parking and there are directions at the bottom of the page.
The address is Loseley Park, Guildford, Surrey GU3 1HS . It’s off the B3000 New Pond Road and the main entrance is in Stakescorner Road, signposted ‘Loseley House’ on a brown sign (for satnav directions, enter “Stakescorner Road GU3 1HS“). The turning to the Loseley estate is then on the left, after which please follow the signs to the Tithe Barn. There is a large car park next to the barn, which is just past Loseley house, and the walled garden is a short walk back down the drive, just the other side of the house.