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We are a charity, registered and founded by musician, broadcaster and writer Digby Fairweather in 2016. Read more about how we got started and the Charity on our website.

We are situated in Southend-on-Sea, Essex Beecroft Art Gallery building. It is only an hour away from London on both the Liverpool Street and Fenchurch Street lines. 

We operate both within our Centre and online. At our Centre you can attend regular live music events, workshops, masterclasses, see heritage collections of famous Jazz musicians, browse our online shop, browse our large library of books vinyl’s and CDs and much more. 

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