Picnic in the Park August / September 2018

Picnic in the Park 2018

Taking place throughout August and into September, the programme will feature a range of quality acts from local talent to internationally acclaimed jazz artists.

Following on from the Wonderful World event in People’s Park, we are delighted to announce the Picnic in the Park live music programme will take place throughout August and into September.

SUNDAY 12 AUGUST 1PM

Firebird Quartet

An afternoon of sophisticated swing and cool groves from this fantastic trumpet-led quartet.

Firebird Quartet

SUNDAY 19 AUGUST 1pm

Celtarabia

A wild fusion of Arabic, Andalucian, Celtic, Medieval music and contemporary beats designed to get people dancing.

Celtarabia

MONDAY 27 AUGUST 1pm

Zoe Gilby Quartet

Newcastle’s leading jazz vocalist performs a wide range of contemporary songs, from Tom Waits to Kate Bush, plus sophisticated, original compositions.

Zoe Gilby Quartet

SUNDAY 02 SEPTEMBER 1pm

Tiptoe

A quality quartet playing music from Ella Fitzgerald to Michael Jackson and from Miles Davis to Bill Withers.

Tiptoe