Headliners Chaka Khan, and Van Morrison, plus Hugh Masekela, Joshua Redman & The Bad Plus, Terence Blanchard who brings his ‘E-Collective’ to the UK for the first time, and Candi Staton lead the first acts announced for Love Supreme Jazz Festival a three day green-field Jazz Festival with camping for 15,000, that returns for a second year to Glynde Place, East Sussex, from Friday 3rd to Sunday 5th July 2015.
Also confirmed for the festival which combines a classic jazz bill with a modern boutique, green field experience will be Dianne Reeves, Ginger Bakers Jazz Confusion, Submotion Orchestra, Ambrose Akinmusire, Hiatus Kaiyote, Gogo Penguin, Rag n Bone Man, Jarrod Lawson, Bill Laurance Project, Get The Blessing, Theo Croker, Kneebody, Joe Stilgoe, Gabby Young and Other Animals, Hackney Colliery Band, Dylan Howe's Subterraneans, Christine Tobin, Partisans, Blue Eyed Hawk, Elliot Galvin Trio, The Vampires, and Shiver.
In total expect over 50 acts on four stages showcasing jazz greats, international legends, cutting edge artists, as well as DJs, artist Q&As, a fairground, classic album playbacks and glamping. Several more high profile acts will be announced in due course.
Festival Director, Ciro Romano, said, "To be able to secure artists of the stature of Van Morrison and Chaka Khan, alongside such a broad cross section of globally revered acts from the worlds of jazz, funk, soul and R&B, is testament to how far we’ve come in just three years. Love Supreme is now firmly on the map as one of Europe’s top outdoor music festivals and offers a unique experience that you will struggle to find anywhere else in the UK."
Tickets are priced as follows:
Weekend adult with camping is priced at £135
Weekend adult without camping is priced at £110
Family weekend ticket with camping is priced at £320
Junior (aged 6-17 years) weekend ticket with camping is priced at £70
Children (aged 0-5 years can attend for free
A car park pass is priced at £10
A campervan Pitch is priced at £50
A whopping campervan pitch (over 6 metres) is priced at £100
Saturday adult day ticket is priced at £50 (saving £5)
Sunday adult day ticket is priced at £50 (saving £5)
Disabled and VIP options also available. Prices do not include booking fees.
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