Live music

Come and join us for Sunday brunch, with musical accompaniment. Our Sunday Brunch Live music sessions are every Sunday from 11:00 – 13:00, when we showcase the best in local Americana, jazz, Latin, classical …

19 Jan –  Lawrence Jones & Terry Seabrook

Terry Seabrook is known as the leader/pianist of top UK Latin Jazz Band Cubana Bop as well Milestones, Triversion and The TS Quintet. Terry also runs the Monday jazz sessions at The Snowdrop in Lewes and performs regularly at the Depot Sunday Brunch Sessions.

Known for his hypnotic tenor sax flute playing and personal approach to jazz, flautist and saxophonist Lawrence Jones brings his style from America and merging it with his soulful roots. He has played with some of the major jazz musicians of the last century, such as South African pianist Abdullah Ibrahim and saxophonist Grover Washington Jr.

26 Jan – Javajam

Javajam duo are a fresh blend of diverse musical backgrounds, coming together to fuse of jazz, bossa nova and vintage pop classics, led by the wonderful vocals of West End songstress Sarah-Jane Hassell and the much in demand piano and keyboard player Roger Lewin.

Expect an eclectic mixture of stylishly re-worked, much loved classics ranging from Cole Porter to The Stranglers (to name a few) while stopping at everything in between – and with more surprises along the way.

Find out more at www.javajam.biz/gigguide

2 Feb – Susan the Mighty

Featuring Rebecca Askew (double bass and voice) and Lisa Guile (sax, clarinet and flute), Susan the Mighty form a genre-defying duo, playing their own original compositions, mixing jazz and alt-pop together.

Find out more on their facebook

9 Feb – John Lake Trio

The John Lake Trio will play a selection of modern smooth jazz standards alongside some re-vamped rock tunes and a few originals written and recorded by the trio on their albums “Up on the Downs” and “Wave of Translation”.

The trio appear regularly at the Grand Hotel Brighton and have performed in many South Coast venues and in London and Denmark. John Lake on piano, Matt Casterton on bass and Simon Cambers on drums.

16 Feb – Ian Roland & The Subtown Set

Ian Roland & The Subtown Set is songwriter and guitarist, Ian Roland, joined by Simon Yapp on violin and Jade Woodhouse on cello. Together, they bring a unique blend of alternative folk, soul and pop with a nod to the classical and an embrace of three-part harmonies.

Find out more at ianroland.com

23 Feb –Andy Panayi & Terry Seabrook

Andy Panayi is one of the best exponents of the Jazz Flute and Saxophone with a wide range of experience in the many styles of the genre. He has worked with many stars in the music business from Jessie Norman to Cleo Laine, Freddie Hubbard to Wynton Marsalis, Phil Woods to John Dankworth; the list goes on and on.

Terry Seabrook is known as the leader/pianist of top UK Latin Jazz Band Cubana Bop as well Milestones, Triversion and The TS Quintet. Terry also runs the Monday jazz sessions at The Snowdrop in Lewes and performs regularly at the Depot Sunday Brunch Sessions.

8 Mar – Hope Street

Hope Street is Lisa Guile, Michael Munday and Max Munday. With a dynamic interplay of voices, tenor sax, guitar and bass, Hope Street fuses together a blend of blues, gospel and folk music.

Their influences are many and varied: Ry Cooder, Howlin’ Wolf, The Band, the Staples Singers, Charles Lloyd and many more.

15 Mar – Paul Richards

Classical guitarist Paul Richards performs all over the UK and abroad, giving solo guitar recitals spanning Latin, classical and jazz genres, playing in a wide range of duos and bands and also his successful Latin trio dazzling audiences at Jazz clubs and festivals.

12 Apr – Sara Oschlag

Sara Oschlag is a Danish singer, who has made a name for herself working in & leading bands for the last 10 years all over the UK. Sara has been hailed as a ‘musician’s singer’ due to her wonderful way of using dynamics, texture & rhythm during her performances.

An intelligent interpreter of songs in the jazz tradition, her influences include Anita O’Day and Shirley Horn, contributing to her honest stage presence, expressive voice and effortless sense of swing

Visit sarasingsjazz.com for more info