The drama and energy in Mendelssohn’s Elijah

Phoenix Choir members have “thoroughly” enjoyed rehearsing Felix Mendelssohn’s beautiful oratorio, Elijah over the last few months.

Ronnie Lane

Still playing the music of Ronnie

The music of Ronnie Lane is celebrated by his own band Slim Chance with a live gig on Friday February 3 at Hailsham Pavilion.

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Local volunteers wanted for UK-wide music venue ‘census’

Britain’s live music scene is to be measured in a world first ‘Springwatch’ style census.

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Successful music events and fundraising for charity

Bourne Chorus, the Eastbourne-based close vocal harmony group, has raised £1150 for four local charities by carol singing and performing around the town during the Christmas season.

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Stunning recital at St Saviour’s Church

Alexander Eadon will next week perform the masterpiece La Nativité du Seigneur by Olivier Messiaen (1568-1992) at St Saviour’s Church in South Street.

London Mozart Players at the Grand Hotel in Eastbourne

Acclaimed musicians return to Eastbourne for 15th year

Classical music lovers can begin 2017 in style with a magical musical break at The Grand Hotel in Eastbourne as it welcomes back the celebrated London Mozart Players for a weekend of entertainment from Friday February 3 to Sunday February 5.


Splash Point Jazz Club’s next outing

If you like jazz with a bluesy edge, then the Fishermen’s Club on Royal Parade is the perfect place for you when Splash Point Jazz Club Eastbourne presents Neal Richardson’s Better Than The Blues band on Wednesday January 25.

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Start 2017 on a high note or two

Whether in the shower, the car or while walking the dog, do you like to burst into song?

Jive Aces at Royal Hippodrome Theatre

Jumpin’ and jivin’

The Jive Aces return to the Royal Hippodrome, Eastbourne, on Friday February 10 at 8pm.

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Starting 2017 with blues night at UGT

The first in this season’s regular Blues Under Ground evenings at the Under Ground Theatre is on Thursday January 19.


ECS turns its attention to Spring

Eastbourne Choral Society has enjoyed a successful winter season of concerts and Christmas services at venues across town.

Neal Rirchardson at Splash Point Jazz club

The Better Than The Blues Band playing jazz

Splash Point Jazz Club Eastbourne at the Fishermen’s Club, continues its hugely successful run of monthly gigs on Wednesday January 25 with the sound of Neal Richardson’s ‘Better Than The Blues’ band.

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Northern Lights meet a Rainbow

On Saturday January 21 Noteworthy Voices will sing at St Simon and St Jude’s Church in East Dean Village.

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New Year’s blues in Eastbourne

The first in this season’s regular Blues Underground events at the Under Ground Theatre will be on Thursday January 19 at 7pm with a gig by London based Jack J. Hutchinson Band.

British singer Tom Chaplin on Beachy Head road, East Sussex, England Derek Hudson

Former Keane frontman Tom Chaplin on his new sound

Charlotte Pearson catches up with the former Keane frontman about his new sound.

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From winter to spring with Eastbourne Choral Society

Eastbourne Choral Society has enjoyed “a very successful” winter season of concerts and Christmas services at various venues in the town.

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Appreciative audience welcomed Lyn and RAF band’s Best Of British

Last week saw the welcome return of the Central Band of the Royal Air Force and the usual loyal followers of this brilliant bunch of musicians were again treated to a variety of music ranging from the classics to the popular.

Herbie Hancock's Maiden Voyage to Love Supreme is from Friday June 30th to Sunday July 2nd

Music icon Herbie Hancock confirms Love Supreme 2017 as UK Summer festival exclusive

Visionary pianist, composer and bandleader Herbie Hancock is announced today as the second artist confirmed for next year’s Love Supreme Jazz Festival.
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Musician Ben Westwood releases new single

How life experiences and Bob Dylan have combined to influence artist

Eastbourne singer/songwriter Ben Westwood has released debut single release Falling from his upcoming album Sing Like Your Life Depends On It due out in early 2017.

COUNTY NEWS: Olly Murs heading to Sussex

COUNTY NEWS: Olly Murs heading to Sussex

To say Olly Murs is excited about touring in 2017 is probably an understatement.

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