Good food and live jazz every Wednesday in St Albans
Listen to live jazz every Wednesday as the UK’s most talented musicians perform for you at Lussmanns, St Albans. Reserve your table online now.
Please note that all performance information is correct at time of publishing and may be subject to change. Musicians usually play two sets: 7.45-8.30pm and 8.45-9.30pm. Tables table booked before 7.30pm will be required back after two hours to meet the high demand from patrons wishing to enjoy free live music.
Guest Musicians – from 7.45pm (no cover charge)
Bob Haddrell – House Pianist
After spending ten years writing songs in Nashville, Bob returned to playing jazz blues and roots music. He works with artists such as Art Themen, Alan Barnes and Bruce Adams. On the blues and roots scene, Bob plays with Alan Glen and John Idan, who both have connections with the Yardbirds, and Bernie Marsden, founder member of Whitesnake. Book your table
22nd June and 6th July
Mike Gorman has toured and performed worldwide as a pianist and keyboardist with many international artists from both the jazz and popular / commercial fields including Boy George, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Kid Creole and the Coconuts, Trevor Horn, Mica Paris and Marty Pellow. Mike is also an arranger and composer who has had his work performed by jazz orchestras including the Metropole Orchestra Big Band, Bilbao Symphony, Trier Symphony and Reutlingen Symphony Orchestras. Book your table
29th June and 27th July
One of Europe’s most authentic and spirited blues and jazz piano players, Dom Pipkin is at the forefront of musicians keeping the classic New Orleans sound alive. With fans ranging from Eric Bibb to Jamie Cullum and Hugh Laurie, Pipkin has played piano all over the world and worked with renowned artists from Pee Wee Ellis, ZIgaboo Modeliste from the Meters, to Talking Head’s David Byrne. He played piano privately for the late film director Stanley Kubrick. When not performing solo or with his band The Ikos, Pipkin continues to tour with 90s trip hop stars Morcheeba, on whose album “Big Calm” he recorded keyboards. Book your table
24th and 31st August
A very popular performer at Lussmanns, Gareth studied Classical and Jazz piano at the Guildhall School. He has gigged in a variety of contexts and led his own quartet and trio. Gareth currently holds positions at the Purcell School and St Paul’s Boys School where he coaches small groups and teaches jazz piano. Book your table