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Thursday, 8 June 2017

Final line up at Burton Agnes Festival announced

Claire Martin 1 July 

With the tenth anniversary Burton Agnes Jazz & Blues Festival almost upon us, the full 2017 line up is announced. Local, national and international artists will grace the main stage, courtyard and Great Hall, which are uniquely set in one of the UK's finest Elizabethan stately homes on June 30th – July 2nd 2017 . 

With twenty-seven performances across four different stages, festivalgoers will enjoy jazz vocalist Claire Martin OBE with saxophone legend Ray Gelato, Northern Ireland blues star Kaz Hawkins and Mississippi native Lisa Mills, to name but a few.

To celebrate the festival’s tenth anniversary, Burton Agnes welcomes some very special guests from the Caribbean island of Saint Lucia. Festivalgoers will enjoy the best of Saint Lucian jazz talent, with the island's famous rum cocktails and Caribbean cuisine. Dynamix - Vibrant young sax-led quartet
Claudia Edward - Caribbean gem and St Lucian household name Rupert Lay Quartet - Steel pans add the quintessential Caribbean to Rupert Lay's jazz guitar trio Chrycee - Soulful singer-songwriter with distinctive style

Main stage line up

Friday 30th June - Evening 6:30 - 10pm
The Pat McCarthy Quartet featuring Shannon Riley
Half Deaf Clatch 

Saturday 1st July 11:30am – 10pm
Claudia Edward 
Firebird Quartet
New York Brass Band 
Claire Martin OBE & Ray Gelato: 'A Swingin' Affair'
Kaz Hawkins 
Jessica Lawson and Phil Simpson 
The Alligators 

Sunday 2nd July 11:15am – 6pm
Rupert Lay Quartet 
Lisa Mills 
The Jamie Brownfield Quartet 
Ben Beattie's After Midnight Band plus Simon Cunliffe-Lister -

For full weekend and individual day tickets online, please visit:
You can also buy tickets by phoning our estate office weekdays 9am to 5pm on 01262 490 324 or by visiting Burton Agnes Hall and its courtyard shops. 

Burton Agnes Jazz & Blues Festival
Burton Agnes Hall, East Yorkshire, YO25 4NB
June 30th – July 2nd 2017

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