The Acts

10 evenings throughout the year showcasing jazz, swing and big band acts from across the region

Embraceable Ella

Friday 3rd February 2017 - 7:45pm

Georgia Mancio + Chris Ingham Trio

Friday 3rd March 2017 - 7:45pm


Friday 7th April 2017 - 7:45pm

Selion Swing Band

Friday 5th May 2017 - 7:45pm

Helen Abbey

Friday 2nd June 2017 - 7:45pm

Sara Dowling + Chris Ingham Trio

Friday 7th July 2017 - 7:45pm

The Wednesday Men

Friday 1st September 2017 - 7:45pm

John Parker Trio

Friday 6th October 2017 - 7:45pm

Mambo Chutney

Friday 3rd November 2017 - 7:45pm

Horn Factory

Friday 8th December 2017 - 7:45pm


All evenings cost £10 in advance and £12 on the door. A licensed bottle bar with a selection of lagers, ales, wines, spirits as well as hot drinks and cold soft drinks is available throughout each evening.

The Venue

St Peter's by the Waterfront; an arts and heritage centre in the heart of Ipswich.

St Peter's by the Waterfront is an arts and heritage centre in a medieval mariners church by the historic waterfront of Ipswich. In an area which is regenerating for the 21st Century St Peter's provides a venue for live music, theatre and exhibitions as well a being a home to a number of local music organisations for rehearsal and concert space.

St Peter's is also open to the public throughout the year with displays about the history of Ipswich and is the home to the Ipswich Charter Hangings, a set of 8 hand-made panels depicting the history of Ipswich made by local students to mark the 800 years of the charter given to Ipswich by King John in 1200.

Check out the main site for details about all events coming up at St Peter's.


We are very grateful to our supporters in 2017

Ipswich Town & Waterfront

Media Partner for 2017