Late Night Cafe BIF19

Relax in the Late Night Cafe

Looking for a place to unwind? Pour yourself a drink and enjoy the sounds of jazz, folk and world music in the intimate surroundings of the Pavilion Cafe.

This year, we have five special events, each performed by acclaimed musicians.


Tues 9 July, 9pm – 10.30pm

Reinventing global sounds, throwing away the rulebook – Kabantu is a quintet from Manchester who unravel new marriages of music from around the globe to celebrate the space where different cultures collaborate.

Jason Singh & Friends

Wed 10 July, 9pm – 10.30pm

Award-winning sound artist and beatboxer Jason Singh brings together a stellar line-up of electronic and acoustic collaborators including Yazz Ahmed, Sarathy Korwar and Arun Ghosh.

Chris Ingham Quartet

Tues 16 July, 9pm – 10.30pm

The ever-popular Chris Ingham returns to Buxton with a career-wide musical survey of the lyrical giant of jaz saxophone, Stan Getz.

Bella Hardy

Thurs 18 July, 9pm – 10.30pm

Bella Hardy, BBC award-winning songwriter and traditional music luminary, is one of the Peak District’s most famous and formidable daughters. Be among the first to gain an insight into her retrospective collection, Postcards & Pocketbooks: The Best of Bella Hardy and hear the debut of brand new original material.

Dominic Alldis Trio

Sat 20 July, 9pm – 10.30pm

Following in the tradition of the hugely popular Jacques Loussier Trio, Dave Brubeck Quartet and Modern Jazz Quartet, the Trio brings a fresh approach to famous themes from classical music and opera.

General Information

Tickets: £25 (under 35s: £15)

Venue: Pavilion Cafe

For more jazz, swing and cool vibes see The Julian Bliss Septet, Lizzie Ball and the National Youth Jazz Orchestra.