"Ingham has a warm and generous way with music..his style is based on rhythmic presence and dynamic propulsion"  DOWNBEAT

"One of Britain's best singer-pianists" 

LONDON EVENING STANDARD

"Over and above his impish arpeggios, droll introductions and left-handed singing the thing that fascinates me about Mr. Ingham is his erudition"

JAZZ JOURNAL

 

 

"Ingham excelled at propelling the band and getting the best out of a group of outstanding musicians"

LONDON JAZZ NEWS

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CHRIS INGHAM at LONDON JAZZ FESTIVAL 2019

Thurs 21 Nov (8pm) The Other Palace

GETZ: A MUSICAL PORTRAIT

CHRIS INGHAM QUARTET feat. MARK CROOKS

 

Sat 23 Nov (7.30pm) St John's Smith Square

VOICES OF JAZZ
ETCETERA CIVIL SERVICE CHOIR with ALEXANDER BONE and the CHRIS INGHAM TRIO

A LITTLE JAZZ MASS (Bob Chilcott) + SONGS OF LOVE (Will Todd)

Sun 24 Nov (7.30pm) St John's Smith Square

THE MUSIC OF GIL EVANS
REBOP: IMPRESSIONS of MILES AHEAD

 

JAZZ AT THE MOVIES
SWINGING CHRISTMAS 2019

2019

Sat 30 Nov SAFFRON WALDEN Joanna's Place at Fairycroft Arts

Thurs 5 Dec LONDON Lansdowne Club

Fri 6 Dec BURNHAM MARKET The Hoste

Sun 8 Dec LONDON Pizza Jazz Club, Soho

Tues 10 Dec LONDON Elgar Room, Royal Albert Hall SOLD OUT

Thurs 12 Dec DISS Corn Hall

Sat 14 Dec SOUTHWOLD Arts Centre

Sun 15 Dec IPSWICH Jazz Club

Wed 18 Dec BURY ST EDMUNDS Apex

Thurs 19 Dec AYLESBURY St Mary The Virgin

Sat 21 Dec HADLEIGH Town Hall

Sun 22 Dec LONDON Ronnie Scott's SOLD OUT

REBOP open THE BLUE NOTE YEARS series at the Pizza Jazz Club, SOHO

Repertory sextet Rebop are opening JBGB Events' Blue Note Years Series, which runs monthly from April to October 2019, at Pizza Express Jazz Club on Dean Street. Soho at 8pm on Tues 23 April 2019. With music from Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Joe Henderson and other luminaries of the Blue Note era.

Rebop returns to Dean Street in quintet form to celebrate the music of Horace Silver on Tues 23 July 2019.

Tickets and more info available HERE

 
 

CHRIS INGHAM HOSTS FIVE EVENINGS AT LONDON's THE OTHER PALACE April-Aug

Promoted by JBGB, Chris Ingham hosts a series of five jazz evenings at The Other Palace, Victoria from March 2019 through July 2019.

Thurs 28 March JAZZ AT THE MOVIES

Thurs 25 April ART THEMEN plays SONNY ROLLINS

Thurs 30 May BEN HOLDER/JULIAN STRINGLE

Thurs 27 June THE JAZZ OF DUDLEY MOORE

Thurs 25 July ALAN BARNES plays ELLINGTON and STRAYHORN

Details and tickets HERE

New album STAN 

Jan 2019

Stan; an interpretation of some repertoire highlights from the remarkable, 45-year career of saxophonist Stan Getz and a recorded companion to the Chris Ingham Quartet’s live presentation Getz: A Musical Portrait featuring CHRIS  INGHAM (piano), MARK CROOKS (tenor saxophone), ARNIE SOMOGYI (bass) and GEORGE DOUBLE (drums).

BALLAD FOR LEO
SPLIT KICK
WHEN THE WORLD WAS YOUNG
SIGNAL
VIVO SONHANDO
WINDOWS
SPRING CAN REALLY HANG YOU UP THE MOST
I HADN’T ANYONE TILL YOU
THE DOLPHIN
DETOUR AHEAD
VOYAGE
THE PEACOCKS

GETZ: A MUSICAL PORTRAIT dates 2019

CHRIS INGHAM (piano), MARK CROOKS (tenor saxophone), ARNIE SOMOGYI (bass) and GEORGE DOUBLE (drums).

 

2019

Wed 6 Feb EASTLEIGH Concorde Club

Sun 10 Feb (lunchtime) LONDON Pizza Jazz Club, Dean Street

Sun 17 Feb (lunchtime) WAVENDON Stables

Wed 20 Feb BELVEDERE Jazz Club

Thur 28 Feb DEREHAM Jazz Society

Mon 4 March BEXLEY Jazz Club

Thurs 4 April DISS Jazz Club

Sat 4 May GRANTHAM Conservative Club

Sun 5 May STAMFORD Arts Centre

Sun 19 May IPSWICH Jazz Club

Fri 31 May WAKEFIELD Jazz

Tues 16 July BUXTON Festival

Sat 31 Aug HADLEIGH Jazz Club

Sat 28 Sep OXFORD Jazz at St Giles

Sat 5 Oct (6.30pm) SWANSEA Jazz Festival

Mon 14 Oct LONDON Reform Club

Tues 15 Oct FLEET Jazz

Tues 29 Oct DORKING Watermill Jazz

Thurs 7 Nov CAMBRIDGE Jazz Club

Sun 17 Nov (1pm) LONDON Ronnie Scott's SOLD OUT

Thurs 21 Nov LONDON The Other Palace

JAZZ of DUDLEY MOORE DATES 2019

CHRIS  INGHAM (piano), PAUL HIGGS (trumpet), GEOFF GASCOYNE (bass) and GEORGE DOUBLE (drums) except *MARIANNE WINDHAM (bass)

 

2019

Fri 15 March - CHICHESTER Jazz Club*

Sat 16 March - MARLOW Jazz Club*

Sun 17 March - NEWPORT Jazz Club*

Thurs 21 March - TEALBY Tennyson d'Eyncourt Memorial Hall

Fri 22 March - ATHERSTONE Owen Street Community Arts Centre

Sat 23 March - HEYDOUR Parish Hall

Sun 24 March (1pm) - LEEDS 7 Arts

Sun 24 March - TUTBURY Village Hall

Sat 30 March - ALDEBURGH Jubilee Hall

Thur 11 April - LEICESTER Attenborough Arts Centre

Fri 12 April - STAPLEFORD Granary

Thurs 27 June - LONDON The Other Palace

Sat 13 July - CATERHAM Festival

Wed 24 July - PETWORTH Festival

Thurs 12 Sep - LOWESTOFT Jazz Weekend

 

WARTIME CRIME on UKTV JanUARY 2018

An acclaimed six-part documentary series produced by Symettrica Entertainment, written and directed by Tom O'Dell, Elio Espana and Alec Lindsell, with music by Chris Ingham. 

 

Broadcast on Discovery (USA) in November/December 2017 and Yesterday/UKTV in January/February 2018, the series is viewable HERE.

HOW THE BEATLES CHANGED THE WORLD

ON NETFLIX November 2017

A Documentary by Tom O'Dell (currently on Netflix)


Music and talking head contributions by Chris Ingham

Photo: Peter Davies

Chris Ingham    jazz pianist  composer  producer  author