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”
Sunday 4 March 2018 • 7—9.15pm
Admission £7.50 Students/unwaged: pay what you like
To prebook use this ticket link and get 10% off your meal!*
Jeremy Shoham: sax
Phil Scragg: bass
Rick Finlay: drums
Tim Lapthorn’s reputation as both pianist and composer just keeps growing, and he’s now a major figure on the UK jazz scene, making regular appearances at Ronnie Scott’s and performing across the UK. He has performed and recorded with many the world’s leading jazz musicians including Chris Potter, Eddie Henderson, Ian Shaw & Jean Toussaint.
He leads his own trio with Arnie Somogyi and Stephen Keogh and also plays piano in groups led by, amongst others, singer Ian Shaw, bassist Arnie Somogyi and saxophonist Frank Griffith. Tim’s many influences include Charlie Parker, Bill Evans, Thelonious Monk and Stevie Wonder. His favourite contemporary pianists are Herbie Hancock and Fred Hersch.
As the late Humphrey Lyttelton put it, ‘He’s a brilliant young pianist, whose work sparkles with originality and colour’. Tim is also a considerable composer, each of his trio albums including a rewarding mix of original pieces and jazz standards. Accessible yet highly creative, you really don't want to miss Tim's appearance at CAJ…
*Same price as on the night but you are guaranteed to get in, and get a seat…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.
The Chandos Arms
First and third Sunday of every month
Delicious home-cooked roasts and burgers
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Community Pub of the Year 2017