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Heejae Kim - Thursday 26th May 2016 The Sons of Pitches - Thursday 26th May 2016 Dixie Strollers - Friday 27th May 2016 Aurora Orchestra - Friday 27th May 2016 Three Little Pigs - Saturday 28th May 2016 YolanDa Brown - Saturday 28th May 2016 West Suffolk Youth Jazz Orchestra - Sunday 29th May 2016 The Rattler - Sunday 29th May 2016 An Audience with Martin Kemp - Wednesday 1st June 2016 The Blockheads - Thursday 2nd June 2016 Only Yesterday - Friday 3rd June 2016 Salute to Sinatra & the Swing Legends - Saturday 4th June 2016 Sunday Brunch - June - Sunday 5th June 2016 Barron Knights - Sunday 5th June 2016 Symphony to a Lost Generation - Monday 6th June 2016 Martin & Eliza Carthy - Saturday 11th June 2016 Graffiti Classics - Monday 13th June 2016 Donna Lewis - Monday 13th June 2016 Portmanteau - Tuesday 14th June 2016 The FlyRights In Concert - Wednesday 15th June 2016 Bad Manners - Thursday 16th June 2016 The Magic of Motown - Friday 17th June 2016 Go West - Saturday 18th June 2016 Songbook Sundays: June 2016 - Sunday 19th June 2016 Blazin’ Fiddles - Sunday 19th June 2016 Suffolk Sinfonia Summer Concert - Saturday 25th June 2016 Fotheringay - Sunday 26th June 2016 The Big Chris Barber Band - Monday 27th June 2016 The Ladyboys of Bangkok - Tuesday 28th June 2016 WSYO & WSYWB Summer Concert - Friday 1st July 2016 Starmaker - Saturday 2nd July 2016 The Proclaimers - Sunday 3rd July 2016 WSYM Finalists’ Concert - Monday 4th July 2016 Oliver! - County Upper School Musical - Thursday 7th July 2016 Ely Folk Festival Weekend Ticket - Friday 8th July 2016 Ely Folk Festival Friday - Friday 8th July 2016 Ely Folk Festival Saturday - Saturday 9th July 2016 Ely Folk Festival Sunday - Sunday 10th July 2016 Art of Watercolour Lectures - Tuesday 12th July 2016 Matt Cardle - Intimate & Live - Wednesday 13th July 2016 Suffolk Philharmonic with Ji Liu - Thursday 14th July 2016 Buddy Holly's Winter Dance Party - Saturday 16th July 2016 Bratislava Hot Serenaders - Monday 18th July 2016 The Total Who Show - Friday 22nd July 2016 Walter Trout - Saturday 23rd July 2016 Songbook Sundays: July 2016 - Sunday 24th July 2016 UK Beach Boys - Sunday 24th July 2016 The Drifters - Wednesday 27th July 2016 Whitney – Queen of the Night - Friday 29th July 2016 The Giant's Loo Roll - Monday 1st August 2016 That'll Be The Day - Saturday 20th August 2016 Rat Pack Vegas Spectacular Show - Thursday 25th August 2016 One Good Turn - Saturday 27th August 2016 Here Be Dragons - Sunday 28th August 2016 Songbook Sundays: August 2016 - Sunday 28th August 2016 Here Be Dragonflies - Sunday 28th August 2016 Gerry Cross the Mersey - Wednesday 31st August 2016 Sunday Brunch - September - Sunday 4th September 2016 Adventures with Andy Kershaw - Sunday 4th September 2016 Jeremy Sassoon’s “Ray Charles Project” - Tuesday 6th September 2016 Chantel McGregor - Thursday 8th September 2016 Albert Hammond - Songbook Tour - Monday 12th September 2016 Elio Pace performs the Billy Joel Songbook - Friday 16th September 2016 Illegal Eagles - Saturday 17th September 2016 An Evening with Joan Collins - Monday 19th September 2016 Still On The Line: Jimmy Webb - Tuesday 20th September 2016 Graham Parker & Brinsley Schwarz - Thursday 22nd September 2016 Les McKeown’s Bay City Rollers - Friday 23rd September 2016 Anglo-Saxon Rendlesham - Saturday 24th September 2016 Songbook Sundays: September 2016 - Sunday 25th September 2016 60s Hits & Laughter Show 3 - Sunday 25th September 2016 Noah Stewart - Monday 26th September 2016 Think Floyd - Wednesday 28th September 2016 Sunday Brunch - October - Sunday 2nd October 2016 Jairo Barrull Flamenco Company - Sunday 2nd October 2016 Joe Swift - Monday 3rd October 2016 Rich Hall: Live 2016 - Saturday 8th October 2016 Vonda Shepard - Thursday 13th October 2016 Allegri Quartet - Sunday 16th October 2016 10cc - Monday 17th October 2016 Ned Boulting’s Bikeology - Wednesday 19th October 2016 Songbook Sundays: October 2016 - Sunday 23rd October 2016 Midge Ure - Tuesday 25th October 2016 Afro Celt Sound System - Wednesday 26th October 2016 Heaven 17 / British Electric Foundation - Friday 28th October 2016 Slade & Mud II - Saturday 29th October 2016 Lucy Parham: Elegie - Sunday 30th October 2016 Eliza Carthy & The Wayward Band - Thursday 3rd November 2016 Lee Hurst - Comedy Show No.9 - Friday 4th November 2016 Joanne Shaw Taylor - Saturday 5th November 2016 Sunday Brunch - November - Sunday 6th November 2016 Chinese State Circus - Thursday 10th November 2016 Chango Spasiuk - Monday 14th November 2016 Billy Bragg & Joe Henry - Tuesday 15th November 2016 Cheryl, Mike & Jay, formerly of Bucks Fizz - Wednesday 16th November 2016 The Undertones - Thursday 17th November 2016 Roy Hemmings - Friday 18th November 2016 Songbook Sundays: November 2016 - Sunday 20th November 2016 Jon Boden - Sunday 20th November 2016 Hal Cruttenden: Straight Outta Cruttenden - Monday 21st November 2016 The Stylistics - Tuesday 29th November 2016 Johnny Cash Roadshow - Wednesday 30th November 2016 One Night of Elvis - Thursday 1st December 2016 Sunday Brunch - December - Sunday 4th December 2016 Elaine Paige - Monday 5th December 2016 Turin Brakes 2016 Lost Property Tour - Wednesday 7th December 2016 Let’s Hang On - Thursday 8th December 2016 An Afternoon with Gervase Phinn - Sunday 11th December 2016 Belcea Quartet - Monday 12th December 2016 Glenn Tilbrook - Tuesday 13th December 2016 Big Country - Wednesday 14th December 2016 Let's Twist Again 2016 - Thursday 15th December 2016 Orchestral Carols - West Road Church - Sunday 18th December 2016 Carols by Candlelight - Wednesday 21st December 2016 ABBA Party Night - Thursday 22nd December 2016 CATS! - Friday 30th December 2016 Fleetwood Bac - Friday 20th January 2017 Los Pacaminos feat. Paul Young - Friday 27th January 2017 Paolo Angeli & Derek Gripper - Sunday 5th February 2017 Joe Stilgoe: Songs On Film - Friday 17th February 2017 Sklamberg & The Shepherds - Sunday 2nd April 2017 Lindisfarne - Saturday 15th April 2017

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The Blues version of the Buena Vista Social Club Thea Gilmore and Special Guests at The Apex. Spend An Evening With Julian Lloyd Webber Fantastic Finnish Fiddles! Get The Blues at The Apex! Andy Sheppard Quartet See the ‘Ukrainian Björk’ at The Apex! An evening of songs and stories from legendary songwriter Jimmy Webb Best known as Meat Loaf's Girl Friday, Patti Russo appears at The Apex! Boom Boom! It’s foxy fun for families with the legendary Basil Brush! Dreaming of Kate - a tribute to Kate Bush Family fun at The Apex this Easter, as the Amazing Bubble Man performs his international hit show! Festival favourites, Dreadzone, warm-up for the summer with an Easter gig at The Apex. Be Shaken AND Stirred by The Music of James Bond! A Modern Jazz Quartet Celebration Gypsy Balkan Brass Legends! Secret Love: A Sentimental Journey through the Life and Music of Doris Day. Jairo Barrull Flamenco Company One of the finest young string quartets comes to The Apex The New Generation of Griot Soul Original 2-Tone Ska band, The Selecter come to The Apex Academy of Ancient Music: The Baroque Trumpet - programme update Lady Sings The Blues! Charlie’s Angels come to The Apex! Music to put a Spring in your Step! Jazz at the Movies: A Swinging Christmas! Hey, Rock and Roll! An Evening With Gervase Phinn Never Mind The B****cks, get yourself down to Anarchy in The Apex on Sunday 7 December! Hits from the Blitz: We’ll Meet Again Beloved Clara Britain’s best loved and most important performance poet comes to The Apex Who says white gals can’t play the blues! Comedian Kate Smurthwaite at The Apex Budapest Café Orchestra Classical Music with a Twist! A Time Travelling Adventure For Children The Big Draw comes to Bury St Edmunds! Organising a Christmas Do? "The most significant jazz musician this country has produced" Chanson, Tango And More… Top Irish band Lúnasa set to entrance Bury St Edmunds Former Kinks play all the hits 'I Love To Boogie' With T.Rextasy At The Apex! The Lindisfarne Story with Billy Mitchell and Ray Laidlaw A World of Music at The Apex this Autumn The Blues of the Aegean at The Apex Swingin’ the Blues, Count Basie style! Classical Concert Season Autumn 2014 - Spring 2015 Folk legends Martin Carthy & Dave Swarbrick to play The Apex Folk at The Apex this Autumn The Apex Classical Concert Season Autumn 2014 – Spring 2015 Rollermania is back in town! Nik Kershaw celebrates 30 years in the business. MENTA launches Bury St Edmunds business networking event at The Apex Chess at The Apex A Stellar Mix to Jazz Up your Autumn Nights! Yeh, Yeh, it’s Georgie Fame! Art Exhibition: Marcus Nisbet - Stories in the landscape Voice Squad Take Us Back To The 80s! Britain’s original Burlesque extravaganza hits The Apex. We dare you to come...! Five decades of massive chart hits at The Apex this Autumn! Bury’s Young People take on The Classic Dickens Tale Suffolk - A Mecca for Classical Music Forget-Me-Not Boxing returns to Suffolk stage! Top international reggae act comes to The Apex Sales are Up and Costs are Down! Critically acclaimed singer-songwriter comes to The Apex Brand new Apex leaflet. Adrian Edmondson brings his Bad Shepherds back to Bury St Edmunds Storytelling comes alive at The Apex this Summer! European Gypsy swing meets the music and rhythms of "le monde Creole"... 12 new shows on sale at The Apex! Legendary South African Trio comes to Bury St Edmunds Celtic music ‘supergroup’ at The Apex Elio Pace performs the Billy Joel Songbook Bury Fringe present new creative workshops at The Apex The West Suffolk Young Musician Competition Finalists’ Concert The Dowsing Sound Collective perform at The Apex Take a trip back to 1978... X-Factor winner sings at The Apex Haverhill Silver Band concert at The Apex Babs & Rab head to The Apex The Guv'nors come to town! Northern Wind blowing through The Apex! An entire festival in two hours! Three of country music’s biggest icons recreated live on stage Folk For The Hospice Suggs is Back in Town Endellion Quartet with poet Wendy Cope What The World Needs Now... Fashion Fusion 2014 – another resounding success! Cycling in Bury St Edmunds - the Friends Life Women's Tour Rare exhibition of iconic photographs The Festival Cometh... Glowing testimonials for The Apex, Suffolk’s Award-Winning Venue. Probably The Best Mash Up DJ In The World...* Global Adventures on a Slide Guitar Saturday Night Fight – Beck vs Feoria A veritable super-group of folk fiddlers... Escher Quartet & Benjamin Grosvenor Return Rising stars from Zimbabwe at The Apex, Friday 11 April Europe’s finest Traditional Jazz and Blues Band come to Bury St Edmunds. Fashion Fusion in fabulous fourth year Scotland’s best loved traditional musicians come to The Apex Sir John Tavener's "Protecting Veil" performed by the City of London Sinfonia DanceEast are Finding Home at The Apex Less Commotion, More Cole Top Class Performers to join the Bury Bach Choir for Bach's St John Passion Nightmare in Venice: a Baroque Fantasy Salsa Celtica at The Apex Tuesday 25th March Toyah Comes To The Apex St Matthew's Passion at The Cathedral Hungarian Gypsy Music at The Apex Sahara Soul comes to The Apex “A giant of the flamenco guitar tradition” Tord Gustavsen returns to The Apex Winner of the BBC Music Magazine Award 2013 for Best Instrumental CD of the Year Oysterband at The Apex Dance to The Beat at The Apex Lunchtime Concerts at The Apex More Sold-Out Shows at The Apex For all you hipsters and flipsters, movers and shakers... Izzy Wizzy Lets get busy! New Photographs from WSC Students will grace the walls of The Apex OSP present musical myths, legends and fairy tales... Chess at The Apex Two of classical music’s leading players perform at The Apex Another Sponsor at The Apex Apex Sell Out Shows The Albion Christmas Show Distinctive appearance, big beard and a big bag (of hits) it could only be Roy Wood welcoming Christmas into Bury St Edmunds! Bruce Foxton - From The Jam Big names coming to The Apex in 2014 Benny Goodman’s Carnegie Hall Concert at The Apex Archive footage of Bury St Edmunds free to view in Apex foyer Three Little Maids come to The Apex Classical soundscapes of African beauty Paper Aeroplanes in the bar Eddi Reader – Sunday 17 November at The Apex Aurora Orchestra Lisbee Stainton at The Apex Silver medal winning pianist plays at The Apex. Hot Club of Cowtown at The Apex A stunning shared musical journey MOBO Award winners at The Apex Bafta & Ivor Novello award winning singer-songwriter at The Apex Music for EACH and Everyone! Sacconi Quartet Tunng, Pinkunoizu & Horse Party Cara Dillon at The Apex Taiko Drummers Return to The Apex Lunchtime Concerts at The Apex Celebrating our multi-ethnic culture... From subtle to sumptuous on piano & percussion... NYJO at The Apex, Sunday 29 September Jon Gomm at The Apex, Wednesday 25th September An Evening of Burlesque at The Apex Autumn at The Apex The Apex's new programme of Jazz & Blues in association with BEST WESTERN Priory Hotel International Flamenco Star at The Apex Festival Favourites System 7 Play an Indoor Gig! 'Margin': a new way of seeing an old town. Peatbog Faeries at The Apex The Return of The Spooky Men The Apex announces the next Classical Music Programme Magical setting for Madama Butterfly Hot fiddles from cool Scandinavia! A Winter Dance Party in July! Green Duck re-launches The Apex website in record time How about some sublime piano music for a summer’s evening? Suffolk Open Studios Late Summer Exhibition Fabulous Fiddles! The Kopelman Quartet 49&Rising Exhibition Beware of Mr Baker! Glamorous Amorous! All done in the best possible taste! One of the UK's finest singer songwriters at The Apex Reinhardt at The Apex Cuban Stars return to The Apex Aurora Orchestra declares war! Bury St Edmunds Festival - Coming soon to a town near you! Fashion Fusion 2013 Go Johnny Go… To The Apex All The World’s a Stage The Most Fashionable Event In The Region Is Back! The Sound of Portugal comes to Bury St Edmunds! A tribute to Stephane Grappelli at The Apex, Tuesday 16th April. The Shee at The Apex, Friday 12th April Eccentric, eclectic and very cheeky: tango Finnish style! The first lady of jazz comes to The Apex Dexys kick off their tour at The Apex! Carducci Quartet at The Apex on the 5th April Dr Feelgood at The Apex Thursday 4 April Phronesis at The Apex, Wednesday 3rd April fashion fusion at The Apex Home Service at The Apex Saturday 30th March Judie Tzuke at The Apex - Friday 29 March Manchester Camerata at The Apex on the 27th March. Johnny Cash Roadshow at The Apex - Saturday 9 March Dennis Locorriere Noriko Ogawa Dervish Charm The Apex For those who want to know more about classical music but are afraid to ask...! Jazz Star Takes a Ska Trip Dervish at The Apex Dance 'Der Schvitz' at Yiddish Twist Trichotomy at The Apex Fabulous Flute! The finest period-instrument orchestra in the world? East Anglian Chamber Orchestra Return to The Apex Adagio, Andante, Vivace New Orleans-style groove-attack! Spring at The Apex Leading Ladies of Folk come to the Apex Despite the recession, The Apex continues to grow... More Forest Gigs On Sale! Bastille The life and loves of Claude Debussy Thetford Forest Events on sale here! International guitar legend to play at the Apex. The kings and queens of Saharan Desert Blues Eccentric tango poetry at The apex The New Zealand String Quartet Modern folk music's most innovative band... Ralph McTell Ralph McTell Live World Music receives a warm welcome in Bury St Edmunds \"Bass Heavy Dubwise Danceability\" Kora Master Seckou Keita goes back to his roots. Here?s a Reason to be Cheerful... Fancy Pipework at The apex! Ad Libitum Exhibition in the apex Gallery An Evening with Guitar Legends Dodgy are 'Good Enough' to play The apex International Musical Theatre Star Ruthie Henshall at the Apex The most important British pianist in decades? The UK's No.1 Folk & Hip-Hop Dance Extravaganza returns Black History Month Exhibition Open Viewing Lust, violence, revenge, sex! Funked-up Ethiopian roots music at The apex Black History Month Exhibition Brian May & Kerry Ellis: Born Free Tour Fred Hersch Spiers & Boden Totally Addicted to Bass! Paint Bury Lavender Spearheading the resurgence of Cajun & Creole Music Matthew Ford?s Swing Legends Definitely Not Business As Usual! The World?s Foremost Symphonic Rock Band Folking Fabulous Fiddles Sacred Places Review by Esme Spurling Autumn at The apex Party Nites are back Bury Sound Unplugged Review by Esme Spurling Sacred Places Exhibition and Artist Talk Levellers Interview and Review by Esme Spurling Alan Price comes to The apex Jazz Legend Peter King holds workshop & gig at The apex Sandcastles in the Square - The Beach comes to Bury Apex named as one of top 100 venues in the country Difficult to pronounce, even harder to describe, Shooglenifty at The apex! The Return of the Legendary Blues Band! Fat Cat Season Finale! Acoustic guitar virtuoso Jake Morley launches his album at The apex International T.V. Star Derek Acorah visits the area Mumford & Sons at The apex 4th June Enter Our Online Community Competition Ex-Squeeze and Red Dwarf stars to appear at The apex We've reached a million! This week?s Festival highlights at The apex Strength in Numbers Read our Q & A Session with Andy Sheppard Britten Sinfonia recording for Radio 3 Ballaké Sissoko & Vincent Ségal Mark Watson to replace Tim Minchin on the 27th May Tim Minchin Postponed It's Nearly Festival Time...! Twice Winner at The Folk Awards comes to The apex Fashion Fusion Raises over £5,500 for St Nicholas' Hospice Blues guitar prodigy Oli Brown returns Mumford & Sons Tickets The Ultimate Beautiful Girls Night Out! More tickets released for Wilko Johnson! Making Rubbish Look Great! Brass Monkey at The apex Springtime Musical Extravaganza The European Union Chamber Orchestra return to Bury St Edmunds Shadow Puppet Show & Workshop Gretchen Peters returns Classical Improv with The Brodskys! Count Arthur Is Still Going Strong? One of the worlds leading exponents of traditional Irish music comes to The apex Tord Gustavsen returns to Bury Fashion Fusion 2012 - tickets on sale now! Harmonica Workshop Blows into The apex Academy of Ancient Music: Musical Revolutions: Rise of the Concerto A Man in Black at The apex...! 3 Daft Monkeys on the loose One of the top jazz pianists and singers of our time Mix ?n? Blend will be celebrating local talent at the apex on Friday 17 February Free Gig in the Bar! The Smetana Piano Trio Fairport Convention celebrates 45th Anniversary at The apex Irish Eyes are Smiling at The apex Sound Frames Exhibition opens Local Talent takes over The apex! Voice Squad Return For an Afternoon of Music Jon Hart Band Album Launch Mozart's Mystical Magic Flute at The apex New Exhibition by Oaks Primary School East Anglia Chamber Orchestra return to The apex FooTLoose in January Spring Season at The apex Burns' Night Dinner Dance at The apex Fat Cat cheers up January World's leading tribute to The Killers Simon Lucas-Highes - Free gig at the apex Come Up and See Steve Harley, Make Him Smile? Perfect Girls Night Out! Euro Footy Legend JOHN WARK book signing Piaf ? The Songs, C?est Marveilleux! Christmas Exhibition at the apex Passionate Pianism at The apex November's FootLoose The Barbirolli Quartet Brand New Art Gallery Opens at The apex A scintillating evening of poetry and music They're the Kings of The Swinglers Panic at The apex Be Thrilled by a Halloween Concert for Grown Ups! One of the World?s Top Flamenco Guitarists here at the apex. FootLoose is back at the apex Beverley Craven stripped down at the apex! One of the true legends of the jazz scene will be playing at the apex. Classical Music Season Opens Swingin? the Blues Count Basie style! Calling Time with the Demon Barbers Animals on the loose...! Spooky men in the apex! Last Call for entries to this year?s BurySound Competition! Jim Jones Revue - Only Gig In East Anglia Guardians of Django?s Guitar Legacy and Giants of Gypsy music. Wine, Women & Song Review Kyle Eastwood Review Enjoy a Night Out With The Girls! Three Essentials for a Great Night Out ? Wine, Women & Song! The Hair of the Dog Mark Flanagan, Jools Holland's Guitarist, plays the apex apex Floor in Motion Fashion Fusion Review Milkmaid at the apex Unthanks Review by Paul Whitehouse Fashion Fusion complete sell out! Oli Brown Defies Injury Let?s face the music and? relax! FooTLoose and Fancy Free The Enid Extend their Show Fashion Fusion at the apex Fat Cat Comedy February Review Python Judges Stand Up For Comic Relief Folk Award Winners at the apex Feeling Groovy Baby? Yeah! Celebrating dance at the apex The apex celebrates a successful opening season Folk stars flock to the apex BBC Radio 3 stars to appear at the apex Tickets to go on sale at the apex for the English premiere of lost Vivaldi concerto The Magnets are live for one night only at the apex! Having a ball! Kate Rusby Sold Out! 'What a beautiful place!' Countdown to the apex Open Weekend Top venue for BurySOUND 2010 The apex box office opens for business