Charles Lloyd and Sergio Mendes charge up Love Supreme Jazz Festival 2020

First names announced for the 2020 edition of Europe's biggest outdoor jazz festival

Sergio Mendes, Charles Lloyd and The Isley Brothers
Sergio Mendes, Charles Lloyd and The Isley Brothers

The Love Supreme Jazz Festival returns for its eighth edition, which runs from 3 to 5 July 2020, at its idyllic locale at Glynde, East Sussex, with US saxophonist Charles Lloyd among the first names to be confirmed for the event.

Making his debut appearance at the festival, the renowned 81-year-old jazz icon has been enjoying a creative resurgence and appears with one of his current groups, Kindred Spirits, who’ve received rave reviews and topped numerous critics polls.

The festival’s diverse programme also embraces a wide range of a jazz, funk and soul artists, with further names confirmed including Brazilian keyboard king Sergio Mendes and 1970s soul stars The Isley Brothers, who play their first live shows in over a decade.

Since its inauguration in 2013, Love Supreme grown to become Europe’s biggest greenfield jazz festival, with over 44,000 music fans attending the event in 2019. Jazzwise is festival media partner. Further names will be announced soon.  
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