Music in the Park

Music In the Park continues in 2017 with a series of popular free concerts on the Southend Bandstand, Priory Park, Victoria Avenue, Southend on Sea, SS2 6NB.

The series starts on Easter Sunday, 16th April at 3pm with a performance by Thundersley Brass. All concerts are between 3pm and 5pm unless otherwise stated. 

Bandstand Concerts 2017

May 2017

Bank Holiday Monday 1st May - Chenenko
Saturday 6th May - Tilbury Brass Academy
Sunday 7th May - Da Management – music from 50s – 70s
Saturday 13th May - SoSlam Songwriters' Showcase
Sunday 14th May - Pat English Band
Saturday 20th May - Southend Jazz Co-operative
Sunday 21st May - Night Shift
Saturday 27th May - Southend Band
Sunday 28th May - Variety Jazz Band
Bank Holiday Monday 29th May - Harmonie Concert Band

June 2017

Saturday 3rd June - Chelmsford Silver Band
Sunday 4th June - Interplay
Saturday 10th June - Tilbury Band
Sunday 11th June - Graham Hunter Jazz Quartet
Saturday 17th June - Little Theatre Company
Sunday 18th June - Avanti "Easy Listening"
Saturday 24th June - Yardarm Folk Orchestra
Sunday 25th June - Southend Vox

July 2017

Saturday 1st July - Southend Operatic and Dramatic Society
Sunday 2nd July - M7 Dixieland and Swing
Saturday 8th July - Aveley Brass Band
Sunday 9th July - Famous Potatoes
Saturday 15th July - The Mudlarks Choir
Sunday 16th July - Sid Boland Big Band
Saturday 22nd July - Rayleigh Brass Band
Sunday 23rd July - Gaudeamus
Saturday 29th July - Andy Sankey and Friends
Sunday 30th July - The Remnants

August 2017

Saturday 5th August - Dave Warren Jazz Quartet
Sunday 6th August - Melvin Beddow Big Band
Saturday 12th August - Butler / Crawford Duo
Sunday 13th August - The Heroes Band
Saturday 19th August - D'Ukes Ukulele Band
Sunday 20th August - Becontree Brass Band
Saturday 26th August - Bryan Williamson Big Band
Sunday 27th August - Kickstart
Bank Holiday Monday 28th August - DG Quartet and Sharon Scott

September 2017

Saturday 2nd September - Peter Donegan
Sunday 3rd September - Stevie Jay Johnson
Saturday 9th September - Hadleigh Salvation Army Band
Sunday 10th September - Cantare 
Saturday 16th September - Essex Concert Band
Sunday 17th September - Harlow Concert Band
Saturday 23rd September - John Seeley Jazz and Saxaphone Group
Sunday 24th September - Essex Yeomanry Band

All concerts are free to attend. Some seating is provided and there is limited parking.

Music in the park is sponsored by BTMK.


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Page last updated: 14/08/2017