If it says ‘Peppery’ on the poster,

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FESTIVAL OF WORLD MUSIC

For the 8th year running, Ipswich's annual free festival of world music brings the best world and roots music and dance to the perfect setting of Christchurch Park. This year on our Martin Burley Peppery Stage we have a packed programme that includes Reggae, Afrobeat, Bossanova and Gypsy rhythms from a stellar lineup that includes Hackney Colliery Band, Tatcho Drom, Soothsayers, Full Attack Band and Derito. 

 

Global Rhythm 2017 also features the Global Village Stage, with local musicians from the diverse communities in Ipswich, the Missile Sound Stage, with Caribbean Sound System Culture, free workshops for all ages and abilities in Christchurch Mansion (storytelling, percussion, singing, carnival dance), fairground rides, cultural catering and crafts. You can find the full programme at www.ipswichentertains.co.uk/globalrhythm

 

 

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Claude Deppa

township jazz and jive

Get your dancing shoes on for a night of lively Township Jazz with some great musicians - South African born trumpeter and composer Claude Deppa fronts the Clare Hirst Band in this joint Peppery /Ipswich Jazz Festival promotion. With fantastic talent on display it promises to be a great show - Peppery fans will remember Claude's appearances for us with Ska Cubano and Grand Union Orchestra. For details of this and the rest of the 2017 jazz festival see www.ipswichjazzfestival.org.uk and to buy tickets go to https://www.wolseytheatre.co.uk/shows/ijf-claude-deppa-and-the-clare-hirst-band/#prices

 

 

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1 big multicultural festival

with added Peppery music on the main stage

Peppery are again working with the Bangladeshi Support Group to programme the main stage at this unique event which celebrates the diversity in Ipswich and Suffolk as a whole, bringing communities together through music, dance, arts and crafts, and food in a fun environment. See www.bscentre.org.uk for details. Acts include Kanda Bongo Man and The Baghdaddies

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GLOBAL RHYTHM

free festival of world music

GLOBAL RHYTHM - Now in it’s 6th year, Ipswich's annual free festival of world music is a colourful and exciting celebration of worldwide culture, showcasing the best world and roots music and dance in the perfect setting of Christchurch Park.

This year the Peppery Stage has been renamed in memory of Martin Burley, a founding member of Peppery Productions, to recognise his contribution to the musical life of Ipswich and Suffolk. 

The lineup on the MARTIN BURLEY PEPPERY STAGE includes Ska, Country, Afrobeat, Bollywood and more.  There’s rollin’ reggae and skankin’ ska from the GOLDMASTER ALLSTARS.  In a treat for Americana fans THE WANGFORD FOUR will feature HANK WANGFORD and one of the world’s finest pedal steel players BJ COLE.  South Indian violin star JYOTSNA SRIKANTH joins BOLLYWOOD BRASS BAND on stage for their “CARNATIC CONNECTIONS” show.  And to round off the afternoon DELE SOSIMI'S AFROBEAT ORCHESTRA will bring their joyous and uplifting sounds to the park.

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SON YAMBU

Authentic Cuban Son

Son Yambu play authentic Cuban Son, the intoxicating fusion of Spanish and African music that gave rise to Salsa. They give this irresistible music a contemporary edge, bringing their audiences a truly sensational, authentic Latin music experience.

 

(Join them before the gig for an introductory Cuban dance workshop at 7pm. This adds just £2.50 to the ticket price. You will be offered this option when you book)

 

"The real sound of Santiago de Cuba" (Simon Broughton, Evening Standard)

"Absolutely tremendous" (Sean Rafferty, BBC Radio3)

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1 Big Multicultural Festival

with added Peppery music on the main stage

Peppery are working with the Bangladeshi Support Group to programme the main stage at this unique event which celebrates the diversity in Ipswich and Suffolk as a whole, bringing communities together through music, dance, arts and crafts, and food in a fun environment. See www.bscentre.org.uk for details. Acts include Peppery's favourite Cuban band Son Yambu, and Alejandro Toledo's Full Attack Band (formerly the Magic Tombelinos).

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