The last East Court Live of 2016

The last of the East Court Live music events takes over the Terraces at the Town Council Offices this Sunday. East Grinstead Rocks is a FREE picnic outdoor concert featuring local acts. The show starts at 1pm with InChoir. This choir is a favourite in East Grinstead and has even been seen on the BBC […]

The last East Court Live! of 2015

So the last of our East Court Live events is upon us. Sunday 26th July 1pm to 5pm It will be quite a show. A jazz festival with a varied line up of acts on a stage hosted by Chequer Mead regular Jenny Green. Jenny has included some wonderful special guests and has brought some […]

A classic day of classical music

What a wonderful day Proms in the Park turned out to be. Sunday began a little over cast, but it was warm and only fleeting showers were predicted. By 9.30am the stage was already up and the sound track from ‘Wicked’ was playing to check the sound system. Dog walkers crossed the field to find […]


Proms board


We are really looking forward to Sunday. It may be a little cloudy, but it’s not going to be cold. No excuses then to stay at home. The musicians are warming up and rehearsals are in full flow. You are in for a real treat. New comers to East Court Live, The Forest Row Orchestra […]

VE Day Supporters

What a fabulous day our VE Day Street Party was. The High Street in East Grinstead was closed to traffic from 1.30pm and then there was a flurry of activity to get the tables and chairs set up and ready for the party. The sun shone and revellers packed into the street to watch the […]



Renato D’Aiello

Renato is a saxophonist who picked up the instrument aged 20 and has had an extensive career playing with a number of world class musicians including- Art Farmer, Sal Nistico, Steve Grossman, Eddie Duran, Kirk Lightsey, Keith Copeland, Duffy Jackson, Roland Prince, Alain Jean Marie, Spike Robinson, Jim Mullen, Claire Teal, Bruce Forman, Gene Calderazzo, […]

Jenny Green With The Jonathan Vinten Trio

Jenny Green is delighted to be presenting Jazz for the East Court Live stage this year as she hosts a monthly residency in The Pavilion Café at The Chequer Mead Theatre. Jenny has included some wonderful special guests and has brought some very loyal jazz fans to Chequer Mead. Jenny Green’s award winning singing career […]

V.E. Day 70th Anniversary Street Party 2

So finally we have some details of the first of our FREE music picnic events brought to East Grinstead by the Town Council. For this special event we are moving East Court Live! into the Historic High Street. Tables and chairs will be set up along the length with a stage on the site of […]

East Grinstead High Street V.E. Day 70th Anniversary Street Party

A taster of what to expect from East Court Live!

For those of you who came to this wonderful picnic in 2014 here is a reminder of the brilliant performance by Fisher Stevens as the ‘King’ of Rock and Roll Elvis. For those of you that didn’t, you’ll get an idea of what to expect this year! Fisher Stevens’ Elvis As most of the footage […]