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St Ives September Festival
The Commitments
The Commitments will be playing at the festival
For two weeks in September The St Ives Festival fuses music, the arts and literature together.

Latin or Jazz, Blues or Reggae, there is bound to be something that takes your fancy.
St Ives Festival website
St Ives Festival 2002 proves to be an even bigger event than the last, including music, the arts and literature.

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+ The St Ives September Festival dates back to 1978.

+ The festival itself fuses the arts, music and literature bringing together many renowned artists.

  This year St Ives September Festival looks to be an even bigger event than the last, including many renowned artists, poets and musicians.

The Festival itself dates back to 1978 when it was based on the arts events and open studio days of the 30's and 40's. Its unique position, geographically and historically, make St. Ives an ideal place to host such an event such as this.

Since the Festival was resurrected in 1994, it has attracted visitors from all over the world to its diverse programme of art, poetry, literature, jazz, folk, rock and world music.

Hotels, pubs and clubs throughout St Ives come alive with sounds spilling out onto the street. The diversity of this festival proves that there will be something for everyone.

Below is the music line-up for the festival. If you would like to know more of the other events taking place or would like to make a booking, please contact the St Ives festival on the address below.

  St Ives Festival line-up:
  7th September
  Clair Martin and Ian Shaw (Jazz)
9th September
  Celtish (Celtic/ Folk)
  Keith Hills (folk blues)
10th September
Hungrey Ants (Progressive Jazz)
  11th September
  Michael Messer (Acoustic Blues Artist of the Year)
  The Royal Academy (Classical)
  12th September
  The Commitments (Rock)
  13th September
  Balboa (Electronic/Dance) + DJ’s
  Black cat Theory (Jazz)
  14th September
  Micky Moody (Blues/Dance)
  15th September
  Guy Fenton All Stars & Special Guest Brian Carrick (traditional jazz)
  16th September
  The Big Jim Sullivan Band (Blues)
  17th September
  Jim Mullen (Jazz)
  18th September
  Blues Inc. & Brass (Blues/Jazz)
  19th September
  Maroon Town (Ska/Reggae/Dub)
  Steve Tilston (Folk)
  20th September
  The James Hunter Band (Rhythm/Blues)
  21st Yes! Brazil (Brazilian/Latin)

For more information contact:

St Ives Festival
7th - 21st September
Tickets and further information are available from:
Festival Office, 1a Wheal Virgin House, Consols, St Ives, Cornwall, TR26 2HN
Tel: (+44) 01736 796888
Fax: (+44) 01736 798721

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