The four ticketed concerts are SOLD OUT:
Bobby Wellins – Friday 8pm
Jazz Spectacular – Saturday 7.30pm
Herbie Flowers – Sunday 7.30pm
Ronnie Scott’s – Monday 8.00pm
If wet the concerts scheduled for the Rottingdean Terraces Stage on Sunday and Monday at 3pm will be held in the Village Hall.
THE JAZZ SPECTACULAR CONCERT on Saturday, August 23 in the Village Hall will now start at 7.00pm instead of 7.30pm and will commence with the traditional jazz band THE DIXIELAND STOMPERS from Surrey.
The last ROTTINGDEAN TERRACES CONCERT in the summer season with the PATCHAM SILVER BAND on Sunday, August 10 sadly had to be cancelled because of very windy conditions.
Sponsored By Rottingdean Parish Council, Mike Griffiths, and The Wagon & Horses Brighton
The Terraces stage was crowded for a concert that was the culmination of a number of very successful events in the village to mark the opening of WW1 on Aug 4th 1914.
The Surrey Yeomanry Band (Dir:Alan Shellard) provided an inspiring programme of music from those times. It included WW1 Songs, led by the Rottingdean Festival Chorus(Dir: Roy Wales) accompanied by Margaret Copestake on Piano with full audience participation. There was also an Act Of Remembrance led by Father Martin Morgan (St. Margaret’s Church, Rottingdean), and a Tribute To Local War Dead by Simon Kirby MP. A collection was takenfor the charities, Blind Veterans Uk, Help For Heroes & The Royal British Legion.
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ROTTINGDEAN TERRACES STAGE
SUNDAY, AUGUST 10 at 3.00pm
PATCHAM SILVER BAND
Musical Director – James Benka-Coker
A VARIED PROGRAMME OF MUSIC FOR A SUMMER’S AFTERNOON
SPONSORED BY THE FRIENDS OF ROTTINGDEAN ARTS