Current Programme

Programme  2017/18

As usual we will have twelve concerts, from 8.00pm to 10.30pm on Saturday evenings.  No we don't!  We've been able to book the world-famous pianist Rossano Sportiello in June, making thirteen concerts in all.  Admission to each will be the usual £10 - or just £7.50 if you're a member and use our new Voucher scheme.

09-Sep-17            Lizzie Exell Old Hat Jazz Band       

Lizzy Exell (d), Will Scott (reeds), Mike Soper (tpt), Andrew Oliver (p), Louis Thomas (b)


30-Sep-17            Elaine Delmar Quintet

Elaine Delmar (voc), Barry Green (p), Martin Shaw (tpt), Simon Thorpe (b), Bobby Worth (d)


28-Oct-17            Bruce Adams / Alan Barnes

Bruce Adams (tpt), Alan Barnes (as, bs, cl), David Newton (p), Arnie Somogyi (b), Matt Home (d)

09-Nov-17 (Thursday, 7.30pm)   AGM

Our Annual General Meeting is held at the Court House, Berkhamsted (alongside St Peter's Church - access by foot is along the little lane in front of Tesco).  Come and join us to help plan the future of your Society.  Wine and cheese are provided.

25-Nov-17            Cliff Longhurst's Jazz Knights               

John Hinch, Sam Eastmond, Dave Peers, Malcolm Knapp (tpt)
Sam Crooks, Ray Wordsworth, Adrian Jarvis (tbn)
Nick Charles, Simeon Murray, Steve Salkind, Glen Johnson, Simon Briggs (sax)
Rory Briggs (p), Alfie Caroll (g), Henry Thomas (bs), Cliff Longhurst (d)

16-Dec-17            The Ridout Family

Mark Ridout (g), Tom Ridout (ts), Alexandra Ridout (tpt), Flo Moore (b), Tristan Maillot (d)


13-Jan-18            T J Johnson

T J Johnson (p, voc), Al Nicholls (ts), Tony Pitt (g, ban), Jay Darwish (b), Wesley Gibbens (d)


10-Feb-18            Darius Brubeck Quartet

Darius Brubeck (p), Dave O'Higgins (ts), Matt Ridley (b), Wesley Gibbens (d)


10-Mar-18            Dixie Mix

Simon Nelson (cnt, tpt, voc), Chris Wigley (tb, voc), Peter Oxborough (saxes, cl), Kevin West (ban, g, uke), John Benson (b, voc), Tony Wilkins (d, voc)


07-Apr-18            Derek Nash Quartet

Derek Nash (saxes), David Newton (p), Geoff Gascoyne (b), Sebastiaan de Krom (d)


05-May-18            Glen Manby Quintet

Glen Manby (as), Steve Waterman (tpt), Leon Greening (p), Adam King (b), Matt Home (d)


26-May-18            Chris Garrick Quintet - Spirit of Stephane

Chris Garrick (vi), Jez Cook (g), Andy Crowdy (b), Eddie Hession (acc), Tom Hooper (d)


09-June-18            Rossano Sportiello Trio

Rossano Sportiello (p), Dave Green (bs), Steve Brown (d)


23-Jun-18            Clark Tracey Sextet

Clark Tracey (d), Chris Maddock (as), Nadim Teimoori (ts), Alexandra Ridout (tpt), Ashley Henry (p), Daniel Casimir (b)