Ela's shows

Live jazz at the Maris & Otter

Thursday 21st April, 8.30pm-10.30pm
Harvey’s brewery have opened a new pub! I’m going to be singing with Paul Richards for their first jazz night! 

Free. The Maris and Otter, 114 Western Road, Hove.

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Previous shows

Live jazz session and cheese!

Sunday 20th March, 2pm-5pm
This is a fantastic new pub from the HandBrewCo who bought you the well loved Hand in Hand in Kemptown Brighton. It’ll be my first time there, and I’m looking forward to it alot! I’ll be singing with the lovely Matt Wall on guitar. See you there!

Free. The Toad in the hole. 1 Newlands Road, Worthing.

Jazz at the George - special guest

Monday 21st March, 7.30pm – 9.30pm.
Popular weekly Jazz night. Ela will be singing her jazz and bossa nova favourites with the swinging Jason Henson trio. Friendly atmosphere, food can be ordered til 9pm.

Free. The George Payne, 18 Payne Avenue, Hove BN3 1HB

Jazz at Saint James Tavern

Wednesday 30th March 2022.
I’ll be part of the weekly jazz trio session at the St James along with Paul Richards on guitar and Oz Dechanie on double bass.

Free. Saint James Tavern, 16 Maderia Place, Kemptown, Brighton

Jazz sunday roast at the Walrus

Sunday 13th March, 12 noon – 3pm.
Listen to my jazz trio while you eat the famous Walrus Sunday roast! I’ll be playing downstairs with Jason Henson on guitar and Nigel Thomas on bass in the plush cocktail lounge. We’ll be swinging some tunes while you are noshing some tasty supper! 

Free. The Walrus, 10 Ship Street, Brighton.

Warm up for The Drawtones featuring Derrick Nash

Friday 28th January 2022.
Jazz And Tapas Night – The Drawtones With Special Guest Derek Nash

As Guests Arrive – Brighton Jazz Vocalist Ela Southgate

Tickets – Adults £18, Students/OAP £15

Jazz at the old Albion

Sunday 5th Dec, 5pm til 7pm.
Ela joined by Matthew Wall on guitar and Robin Watt on saxophone. We will be playing jazz and bossanova classics.

Free entry.

Back in the jailhouse with Vamos muchachos

Thursday 25th November, 8pm.
After an enforced long-covid absence we’re delighted to be back. Bringing the good news will be your favourite Latin band, Vamos Muchachos featuring Stefano Casio, les Migels – Combero e Carero, Paulo Hodginico, David ‘El Screechio’ Hepperfuente and the alluring vocalista Ela d’el Sudporto.

Tickets – Adults £10

Jazz at the Vic in Arundel

Thursday 7th October, 7.30pm.
Ela is special guest at Jazz at the Vic, singing with Big House trio, fabulous musicians Mike Carey piano, Mike Comber bass and Dr Stephen Cass on drums. 

Tickets – Adults £10

Southern Belle, Waterloo Street

Weds 18th Aug 2021, 8-10pm
Ela joins Paul at his regular Wednesday gig at the Southern Belle. This is an intimate listening gig. The pub is an established Hove melting pot of characters and friends alike.

£free, booking recommended but you can just turn up too.

Rockwater Cafe Brighton seafront

Sunday 15th Aug 2021, 12-3pm
Ela joins Paul at his regular Sunday gig at the Rockwater Cafe, providing beautiful background music on Hove seafront. This is a super popular venue, updated and reopened this year. 

£free, booking recommended but you can just turn up too.

Gin & Jazz at the Stirling Arms

Sunday 1st Aug 2021.
Ela joins Paul at his regular Sunday gig at the Sterling Arms, Sterling Street, Hove. This is a really fantastic pub with a real community, stylish decor and friendly feel.

£free, booking recommended but you can just turn up too.

The Hand in Hand

Sunday 11th July 2021 2pm (not 8pm!!)
Sunday night jazz is back at the Hand, but as it’s a pretty special night for the footie, myself and Matthew Wall will be playing a special afternoon set to get you a little calmed before the big night! We will be playing outside 2pm to 5pm

Free, just turn up…

The Brunswick Jazz Brunch

Saturday 10th July 2021.
Jazz Jam host of 10 years, Paul Richards and very special guests each week. Really looking forwad to being the special guest.

£5 per person – tickets in advance.

Ela Southgate duo with Jason Henson

Saturday 26th June 2021.
This is a lovely festival held in the Sussex countryside. Ela and Jason are playing in a garden where cream teas will be served while we serenade you with guitar and voice from Brazil and beyond.