Past events in this series

Nathan Haines Quintet

Thursday 4 July 2013, 12.00pm

Nathan Haines Quintet

The first concert in our FREE Thursday lunchtime jazz series, Out to Lunch, sees the brilliant saxophonist Nathan Haines, who has been at the forefront of acoustic jazz, modern...

Ian Shaw

Thursday 11 July 2013, 12.00pm

Ian Shaw

One of the world's finest male jazz vocalists, the multi award-winning Ian Shaw performs as part of our free lunchtime jazz series, Out to Lunch.

Georgia Mancio Trio

Thursday 18 July 2013, 12.00pm

Georgia Mancio Trio

Vocalist/lyricist Georgia Mancio and guitarist Nigel Price combine their award-winning talents with bassist Julie Walkington in a joyous programme of jazz standards and latin...

Andy Davies Quartet

Thursday 25 July 2013, 12.00pm

Andy Davies Quartet

The house band at Ronnie Scott's Wednesday night jam session, the quartet performs music from the hard bop jazz standard repertoire by jazz greats such as Benny Golson, Wayne...

The Dixie Ticklers

Thursday 1 August 2013, 12.00pm

The Dixie Ticklers

Our FREE lunchtime jazz gig features The Dixie Ticklers, one of Europe's leading exponents of New Orleans, Dixieland and Trad jazz playing a mix of well-known hits and hidden gems.

Polly Gibbons with the James Pearson Trio

Thursday 8 August 2013, 12.00pm

Polly Gibbons with the James Pearson Trio

One of the most respected and talked about young singer/songwriters of her generation, Polly performs a mixture of classic jazz standards and material from her forthcoming album.

Dave O'Higgins Quartet

Thursday 15 August 2013, 12.00pm

Dave O'Higgins Quartet

Featuring a mixture of jazz standards and originals in the straight ahead, swing tradition of late 50s and early 60s jazz (think Dexter Gordon, Sonny Rollins, Miles, Coltrane...),...

Moscow Drug Club

Thursday 22 August 2013, 12.00pm

Moscow Drug Club

Moscow Drug Club is a curious musical place where certain elements of 1930's Berlin Cabaret, Hot Club de France, Nuevo Tango & Gypsy Campfire meet, have a few to drink and stagger...

The Bill Evans / Scott LaFaro Songbook with Gareth Williams & Dave Green

Thursday 29 August 2013, 12.00pm

The Bill Evans / Scott LaFaro Songbook with Gareth Williams & Dave Green

Dave Green's first album was with Ben Webster. He has recorded subsequently with many of the great American musicians. Dave is a living legend of the British jazz scene. He has...

Out to Lunch 2013


Join us for lunch on Thursdays in the Culford Room and be entertained by an eclectic mix of jazz artists. A delicious range of sandwiches, snacks, cakes, ice cream and hot and cold drinks available.

Admission free – no need to book!

Lunch deal

Buy a sandwich, crisps and a glass of wine for just £6.

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