Mambista with Michael “Bammi” Rose + DJ Gerry Lyseight – Gig at the Greenhouses – Saturday August 19th

Summer 2023
Saturday August 19th
live Jazz, Reggae and Ska with
Michael ‘Bammi’ Rose 

+ DJ Gerry Lyseight

18.30 – 22.30

Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
Brockwell Park,
SE24 0PA

Another evening of superb music – in this case jazz, reggae and ska, under the stars – guaranteed by Michael ‘Bammi’ Rose. Bammi has the bona fides having played with Jazz Jamaica, Aswad, Jazz Warriors, Jools Holland’s Rhythm & Blues Orchestra, Cymande, the Graceland Tour with Paul Simon, Hugh Masekela and Miriam Makeba …Band members have CVs which include The Specials, PJ Harvey, Errol Linton and Carrol Thompson. No jestering with this crew, they know their business!

NB Garth Cartwright’s piece in The Guardian:
‘We’ll play until our teeth drop out!’ The long, remarkable lives of Britain’s Windrush-era musicians
Line up:
Michael ‘Bammi’ Rose – sax/flute
Maurice Brown – Guitar
Kenrick Rowe – Drums
Lance Rose – Double Bass


18.30 – 19.30 DJ Gerry Lyseight
19.30 – 20.15 Michael ‘Bammi’ Rose
20.15 – 21.15 DJ Gerry Lyseight
21.15 – 22.00 Michael ‘Bammi’ Rose
22.00  – 22.30 DJ Gerry Lyseight

Delicious hot food will be available from 7pm – 9.15pm

Please pre-order by adding food tickets to your order

Lentil Dhal (Vegetarian)
Kidney Bean Curry (Vegan)

Come rain or shine, as we can take shelter in the greenhouse and under marquees if the weather is unkind to us.
MAMBISTA IN THE PARK 2023 – one more to go!!!
Sunday September 17th – Alvorada – (Choro) 
BPCG is in the middle of Brockwell Park, between the tennis courts and the walled gardens. Follow the signs.

If you are driving to the gig, we recommend parking your car on Dulwich Road or near Dulwich Road as exit from the Park after dark is via the Lido Gates on Dulwich Road.