Brighton Fringe 2022

We are pleased to announce a series of “Jazz-Supper Club” events at the Brighton Fringe 2022. Situated in Wagner Hall at the heart of Brighton, experience Cool and West Coast jazz music in an NYC-styled ‘Supper Club’ setting. This series of late afternoon and early evening live events showcase the best of the South Coast’s jazz talent. Hosted by Brighton trumpeter Chris Coull, each concert’s guest star presents a themed tribute to a jazz legend in the intimate surrounds of Brighton’s Wagner Hall, which offers a licensed bar, delicious menu, and a secret fig tree garden area. Wagner Hall is 10 mins from Brighton Station.

Wagner Hall, Brighton
Wagner Hall, Brighton

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Wagner Hall Monthly Supper Club – SUMMER SWING WITH THE CHRIS COULL BAND

Aug182022
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: Wagner Hall, Brighton

Doors from 7.30pm, music form 8pm. Welcome to Wagner Hall – join us in the heart of Brighton to experience cool and West-coast jazz in a NYC ‘Supper Club’ setting. Delicious Greek vegan food, licensed bar and fabulous live jazz. To start off we have Chris Coull (trumpet) with special guest Imogen Ryall (vocals), featuring… Read More »Wagner Hall Monthly Supper Club – SUMMER SWING WITH THE CHRIS COULL BAND

SUMMER SWING WITH THE CHRIS COULL / IMOGEN RYALL BAND

Aug182022
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: Wagner Hall, Brighton

Doors 7.30pm. Music from 8pm Welcome to Wagner Hall – join us in the heart of Brighton to experience cool and West-coast jazz in a NYC ‘Supper Club’ setting. Delicious Greek vegan food, licensed bar and fabulous live jazz. To start off we have Chris Coull (trumpet) with special guest Imogen Ryall (vocals), featuring Mark… Read More »SUMMER SWING WITH THE CHRIS COULL / IMOGEN RYALL BAND

SARA OSCHLAG SINGS THE GREAT AMERICAN SONGBOOK.

Sep152022
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: Wagner Hall, Brighton

Doors at 7.30pm, music from 8pm. Welcome to Wagner Hall – join us in the heart of Brighton to experience cool and West-coast jazz in a NYC ‘Supper Club’ setting. Delicious Greek vegan food, licensed bar and fabulous live jazz. This month we present Danish vocalist, Sara Oschlag with Supper Club host, Chris Coull (trumpet),… Read More »SARA OSCHLAG SINGS THE GREAT AMERICAN SONGBOOK.

Jazz At St Andrews; Simon Spilett Quintet and The Kings of be-bop

Sep162022
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: St Andrews Church, Hove

Doors at 5.30pm, Music from 6pm “Straight-ahead, high energy jazz is his line and he does it with aplomb” The Guardian Over his twenty-five year career Simon Spillett has worn almost as many hats as it’s possible to wear within jazz; multi-award-winning instrumentalist (BBC Jazz Awards, British Jazz Awards, Jazz Journal’s Album of The Year), quartet… Read More »Jazz At St Andrews; Simon Spilett Quintet and The Kings of be-bop

The Rebirth Octet play the music of Miles Davis’ “The Birth Of The Cool”

Oct132022
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: Wagner Hall, Brighton

Doors at 7.30pm, music from 8pm. “Chris Coull and the Rebirth Octet’s rendition of Miles Davis’ 1957 album ‘Birth of the Cool’ is far from just a note-for-note recreation.” Ivan Hewett – Daily Telegraph. The Rebirth Octet was formed in 2021 by Brighton based musician Chris Coull. Taking the original 78rpm compositions by Miles, Gill… Read More »The Rebirth Octet play the music of Miles Davis’ “The Birth Of The Cool”

CHRISTMAS SPECIAL AT WAGNER HALL

Dec152022
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: Wagner Hall, Brighton

Doors at 7.30pm, Music from 8pm. Join us for a festive feast of swing and jazz with a group playing Christmas songs from Nat King Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and many other yuletide classics. With your host, Chris Coull (trumpet) and featuring Josephine Davies (Sax), Terry Seabrook (piano) and Angus Bishop (drums) or Cash / Card… Read More »CHRISTMAS SPECIAL AT WAGNER HALL

Alan Barnes / David Newton

Jan192023
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: Wagner Hall, Brighton

Doors at 7.30pm, music from 8pm Alan Barnes and David Newton have been playing duets together for over 40 years. These multi award-winners cover a vast repertoire from Louis Armstrong to Chick Corea and play with an empathy that can only come with long experience. The emphasis, as always, is on swinging, accessibility and interplay.… Read More »Alan Barnes / David Newton