Welcome to the Ipswich Jazz And Blues Club’s website.

We hold monthly gigs in the spacious Willow suite at Venue 16, Tuddenham Road, Ipswich. The IJBC is a not-for-profit organisation run by jazz and blues enthusiasts whose sole aim is to bring the very best acts to Suffolk’s county town.

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LATEST NEWS FROM IPSWICH JAZZ AND BLUES

GLOBAL RHYTHM AND IPSWICH JAZZ FESTIVAL
PROGRAMME LAUNCH

A free entry music festival in Christchurch Park, Ipswich featuring jazz, blues, world and Caribbean music will be held on Saturday 2nd July 2022. The full programme has now been launched.

Working with Ipswich Borough Council, the Global Rhythm and Ipswich Jazz Festival teams have created a varied and lively musical line-up across five stages including:
• Top jazz saxophonist Tony Kofi with the National Youth Jazz Orchestra
• Blues harmonica maestro Paul Lamb And the King Snakes
• Bollywood Brass Band playing the great tunes and compulsively danceable rhythms of Bollywood.
• International soca singer DeeVine
• Afrikan Boy plus community based bands.

As well as this banquet of musical delights, there will be music and dance workshops, a fun fair, food and craft stalls.

The festival forms part of Ipswich Music Weekend with satellite events in the evening including nu jazz band Ebi Soda at The Smokehouse hosted by Out Loud Music.

Ipswich Music Day, with opportunities for local bands to perform, is the following day. It’s a spectacular weekend packed with live music.

The festival programme can be seen at www.ipswichjazzfestival.org.uk/global/

Past Gigs

Derek Nash and Chris Ingham Trio

Sunday March 13th
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Sarah Moule Quartet

Sunday February 13th
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Dino Baptiste and The London Blues Band

Sunday January 16th
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Where to find us

The Willow Suite
Venue 16
312 Tuddenham Road
Ipswich
IP4 3QJ

07732 022 396
info@ipswichjazzandblues.com