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Ealing Jazz Festival

Ealing Jazz Festival promises show-stopping music from dozens of local and international acts, that will light up the big-top tent in Walpole Park.

Enjoy five days of fantastic music, with big band favourites, funky Latin tunes, jazz and funk fusion, bebop, hard bop, contemporary jazz and more.

Artistic Director, Dick Esmond, is the programmer and compère for the jazz festival’s main stage.


  • Dates: 23-27 July 2014
  • Times: 23 July – gates open at 6pm, show runs from 7.00-10.30pm. 24 July – gates open at 5pm, show runs from 5.30-10.30pm. 25 July, 26 and 27 July – gates open at 1.30pm, show runs from 2-10.30pm.
  • Location: Walpole Park, Mattock Lane, Ealing W5 5QE
  • Entry: £4 per person, per day on 23 and 24 July. £5 per person, per day on 25-27 July. £8 weekend ticket per person for both 26 and 27 July. Children aged 12 and under are free. Pay at the gates on the day.

Ealing Jazz Festival - Wednesday 23.07.14

Performer Stage Time
Jam Session South stage 19:00 - 21:00
Chris Hodgkins and his Band Main stage 19:30 - 20:45
Ray Gelato Giants Main stage 21:15 - 22:30
Alan Berry (piano) and Ken Rankine (double bass): 18.15 - 19.15 & 20.45 - 21.15 in the bar tent.

Ealing Jazz Festival - Thursday 24.07.14

Performer Stage Time
Hilda Sibeck Quartet South stage 17:30 - 18:15
Damian Cook Quartet Main stage 17:45 - 19:00
Ollie Stokes and friends South stage 18:45 - 19:30
Nick Mills’ and the Blue Note Project Main stage 19:30 - 20:45
Jon Mapp South stage 20:00 - 20:45
Frank Griffith and his Nonet Main stage 21:15 - 22:30
Agata Kubiak + Konvalia String Quartet South stage 21:15 - 22:00
Ken McCarthy (piano) and Nick Pugh (double bass) : 17:00 - 17.30pm, 19:00 - 19.30 & 20:45 - 21:15 at the Bar tent

Ealing Jazz Festival - Friday 25.07.14

Performer Stage Time
Emily Francis Quartet Main stage 14:00 - 15:15
Macusi Youth South stage 14:00 - 15:00
Matt Wates Sextet Main stage 15:45 - 17:00
The Jazz Mondays South stage 15:45 - 16:45
Preston-Glasgow-Lowe South stage 17:15 - 18:15
Ken McCarthy Quartet Main stage 17:30 - 18:45
Blue Soup South stage 19:00 - 20:15
Winston Morson’s Off The Cuff Main stage 19:15 - 20:30
Namvula South stage 20:25 - 22:00
Keith Waithe and The Macusi Players Main stage 21:15 - 22:30
Jack Honeyborne (piano) and Mark Rose (double bass): 15.15 - 15:45, 17.00 - 17.30 and 18.45 - 19.15 in the bar tent.

Ealing Jazz Festival - Saturday 26.07.14

Performer Stage Time
DJ Cal Jader South stage 13:00 - 14:30
Andrew Butcher and Butcher’s Brew Main stage 14:00 - 15:15
Connie Chiu Quartet South stage 14:30 - 15:30
Vasilis Xenopoulos and The Wind Machine Main stage 15:45 - 17:00
Los Pelos Rizos South stage 16:00 - 17:00
Brass Volcanoes South stage 17:30 - 18:30
GOGO plus special guest DARIO CORTESE Main stage 17:30 - 18:45
Wara South stage 19:00 - 20:00
Claire Davies Quintet Main stage 19:15 - 20:30
United Vibrations South stage 20:30 - 21:30
Paul Carmichael’s Flight featuring Miriam Grey Main stage 21:15 - 22:30
Ted Beament (piano) and Jim Richardson (double bass): 15.15 - 15.45, 17:00 - 17.30 & 18.45 - 19.15 in the bar tent.

Ealing Jazz Festival - Sunday 27.07.14

Performer Stage Time
Sarah Tandy and the Watertight Group Main stage 14:00 - 15:15
Ronnie Jones Quartet South stage 14:15 - 15:15
Geoff Castle’s and Paz Reunion Band Main stage 15:45 - 17:00
Matt Chandler Trio South stage 15:45 - 16:45
John Crawford Quintet South stage 17:15 - 18:15
Gill Cook and her band Main stage 17:30 - 18:45
Heidi Vogel Quintet South stage 19:00 - 20:15
Jack Honeyborne Quintet Main stage 19:15 - 20:30
Larry Bartley & Just Us South stage 20:45 - 22:00
Dick Esmond’s Sound of 17 Big Band Main stage 21:15 - 22:30
John Horler (piano) & Chris Laurence (double bass): 17.00 - 17.30, 18.45 - 19.15 & 20.30 - 21.00

Dick Cook and the Jambalaya Parade Band: 13.30 - 14.00, 15.15 - 15.45 & 17.00 - 17.30.
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Line-ups may change due to illness and unforeseen circumstances. You won’t be able to bring bikes, dogs and glass bottles into Ealing Summer Festivals’ venues. You can bring in some alcohol (not in glass bottles) but security staff will have the final say over how much is allowed.