Saturday, June 17, 2-4pm.
FESTIVAL LAUNCH WITH OVATION VOICES,CATHEDRAL GREEN, WEST STREET, CHICHESTER, PO19 1PX.
Young singer-songwriters from Chichester Music Academy & Ovation Music performing an acoustic set on the Cathedral Green as part of the Festival of Chichester. Admission free. Disabled access.
Thursday, June 22, 1.30pm.
LEN GOULD AKA THE STORYTELLER AND ADELE HENDRY, UPSTAIRS AT ST MARTIN’S TEA ROOMS, 3, ST MARTIN’S STREET, CHICHESTER, PO19 1NP.
Come along to one of Chichester’s most attractive venues and listen to stories from The Storyteller and accompanying music from Adele Hendry. Admission free once you’ve bought something from the café. The upstairs room has limited access.
Saturday, June 24, 7.30pm.
CHICHESTER CITY BAND: SUMMER SOUNDS, ST PAUL’S, CHURCHSIDE, CHICHESTER, PO19 6FT.
2017 sees Chichester City Band celebrate its 120th birthday, and we are still growing, with three separate ensembles now meeting every week. Join us for an evening of brass favourites, old and new – the unmistakable sound of the summer! Refreshments included in ticket price. Tickets £10; seniors £8; students £8; under-16s free with paying adult. Disabled access.
Wednesday, June 28, 8pm.
THE MUSIC OF GEORGE HARRISON – LIVE!, THE ALL THINGS MUST PASS ORCHESTRA, ALEXANDRA THEATRE, REGIS CENTRE, BOGNOR REGIS, PO21 1BL.
A fantastic ten-piece band dedicated to the Quiet Beatle’s work. George Harrison wrote some of The Beatles’ most beautiful songs (Something, Here Comes The Sun etc), but he continued to write great music during his solo career (My Sweet Lord…) on 12 studio albums. The band will be joined on stage by a very special guest on ukulele: Sam Brown. A real treat, not just for Beatles fans! Tickets £13; concessions £12. Disabled access.
Friday, July 7, 5-11pm.
PRIORY PARK FESTIVAL – THE ECLECTIC WEEKEND, PRIORY PARK, CHICHESTER, PO19 1NS.
The legendary Georgie Fame tops the bill on opening night of the festival featuring The Soul of Santana, Nic Saunders trio and La Havana Jazz cafe in the music marquee, with world-famous harmonica star Johnny Mars, young Chichester jazzers and the brilliant Deborah Bonham Band featuring Chris Farlowe.
Tickets £30; students and under-18s £15; under-11s free. Disabled access.
Saturday, July 8, 1-11pm.
PRIORY PARK FESTIVAL – THE ECLECTIC WEEKEND SATURDAY, PRIORY PARK, CHICHESTER, PO19 1NS.
The big names are out on Saturday night with Stranglers star Hugh Cornwell, 90s hit makers The Christians, Brit Pop’s Dodgy, The Bog Rolling Stones, Heath, Station 47, Seeker and Nos Miseri Homines. Music to suit all tastes with some great songs and fab food and drink galore in the Park. Tickets £35; students and under-18s £17.50; under-11s free. Disabled access.
Sunday, July 9, 1-9.30pm.
PRIORY PARK FESTIVAL –THE ECLECTIC WEEKEND, PRIORY PARK, CHICHESTER, PO19 1NS.
Family fun day in the Park with Tony Christie, the songs of Abba, S Club to dance to and the Jim Cregan band to rock out to, plus the Chichester Music Academy and special attractions including family comedians, side shows, Spirit FM Family Disco and the Youth Jazz band. Tickets £35; students and under-18s £17.50; under-11s free. Disabled access.
Saturday, July 15, 7pm doors open. 7.30pm show close.
ANNA FOYE & GEORGIE WARDEN – OVATION FUNDRAISER, OXMARKET CENTRE OF ARTS, ST ANDREWS COURT, OFF EAST STREET, CHICHESTER, PO19 1YH.
After two years of crazy times and amazing gigs, student and teacher, Anna and Georgie will blow you away with their sensational voices and arrangements of contemporary originals and classics in a one-night only gig. Come have an amazing night and raise money for the Ovation Music Charity. Tickets £5; seniors and students £4; children £3. Disabled access.