Delicious food home cooked on the premises

Words from our audience…“I love coming to the jazz at The Chandos. Each time I come I am blown away by the performances !”“The find of the year for us! Good food and beer, great jazz and a delightful landlady. What's not to like?”“Fabulous music, fine wines and scrumptious food — a hidden jazz gem” • “Relaxed atmosphere, great music”

Jazz @ The Chandos Arms
music made by friends, for

Sunday 20 August 2017 • 7—9.15pm

Admission £7 Students/unwaged: pay what you like

To prebook use this ticket link and get 10% off your meal!*

Eventbrite - Rachel Sutton @ Chandos Arms Jazz

Rachel Sutton


Roland Perrin: MD/keys
Jeremy Shoham: sax
Neville Malcolm: bass
Paul Cavaciutti: drums


We are pleased to welcome Rachel back to the Chandos for another night of classic torch songs and standards.

Rachel Sutton has worked as both an actress and singer. Her rich tone and unerring sense of swing coupled with her background in theatre makes her an engaging interpreter of both classic jazz and more contemporary repertoire. She recently featured in a highly-acclaimed presentation, at London’s Cadogan Hall, of Roland Perrin’s choral work Lansky: The Mob’s Money Man.

Rachel's songbook covers a huge range from soulful ballads to great torch songs of the jazz canon. Rachel is one of the most sensitive and intelligent interpreters of a lyric on the scene – this is another great Chandos Arms evening not to be missed.

“Rachel has a powerful soulful voice and great delivery” John Etheridge

“Rachel Sutton's soaring vocals pack a power and perception which belie her years… catch her if you can.” Jazz Journal









*Same price as on the night but you are guaranteed to get in, and get a seat at a table…and you get 10% off your food. (NB For the 10% discount you will need to show your booking email on your smartphone/tablet screen, or a printout of your eventbrite ticket, to the bar staff AT THE TIME OF ORDERING.)

Booking closes at 2pm on the day of the gig, and discounts will not be possible after that.


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Sun 3 September

Chandos Arms Jazz
summer hols…
we'll be back… see below


Sun 17 September
Jim Mullen


We are delighted and honoured to welcome back guitarist Jim Mullen to the Chandos Arms in September.

Jim Mullen is a multi-award winning musician with a unique jazz style and sound, who is regarded as the high priest of the instrument by most young jazz guitarists.

Having played with Brian Auger’s Oblivion Express, appearing on the band’s first three albums together with future Average White Band drummer Robbie MacIntosh, Mullen then joined Kokomo and later toured with the Average White Band. It was while both musicians were touring the U.S. with Average White Band that Mullen met up with tenor saxophone player Dick Morrissey, and he found considerable critical acclaim as joint leader of the pioneering British jazz funk band Morrissey-Mullen. (North london locals may remember a classic series of gigs at the late-lamented Torrington pub in the 1980s.)

Jim’s appearances at Chandos Arms Jazz are always very popular and you are advised to book in advance.

with JUSTEAST Neil Angilley: piano • Jeremy Shoham: sax • Phil Scragg: bass • Rick Finlay: drums

Ticket link:

Eventbrite - Jim Mullen @ Chandos Arms Jazz


Sun 1 October
Dave Lewis


Ticket link:

Eventbrite - Dave Lewis @ Chandos Arms Jazz

Past guests



Jeremy, Rick, Phil, John Dec 2012

House band Just East

Jeremy, Rick, Phil, John Dec 2012

Jeremy Shoham

Jeremy, Rick, Phil, John Dec 2012

Phil Scragg

Jeremy, Rick, Phil, John Dec 2012

Rick Finlay