Club Member, Sally Sear, compiles a list of jazz venues, mostly local, which is regularly updated and is available HERE.
Club members Brenda & John Bugg now have their own YouTube channel and are happy to share it with other members. To access it and jazz related offerings just enter ‘brenda bugg’ in YouTube in your browser
Other Jazz Clubs (mainly in the south):
Southampton Jazz Club website
Chichester Jazz Club website
Portsmouth Guildhall events website
Eastleigh – New Yellow Dog Jazz Club. Joe Croll ran this Club for many years but, sadly, the gig on Friday 27 August 2021 was the very last one.
Eastleigh – Concorde Club
Sarisbury Green, Nr Southampton – Jazz on the Green
Amersham Jazz Club website
Berkhamsted Jazz Club website
Bournemouth Bluebird Jazz Club website
Bristol – Warmley Jazz Club website
Bude Jazz Club website
Colchester Jazz Club website
Croydon – Sylvie’s Place website
Dove Holes (Derbyshire) website
Enfield – Botany Bay Jazz Club
Farnborough Jazz Club website
Hastings – 1066 Jazz Club
Kendal Jazz Club website
Plymouth Jazz Club website
Rochester (Kent) – 144 Club
Runnymede Jazz Club website
Sidcup Jazz Club website
Steyning, West Sussex website
Watford – Pump House Jazz Club website
Witham, Essex – Wickham Bishops Jazz Club website
Other Jazz Clubs in the South of England
Maurice Kemp on Gosport Hospital Radio (currently offline due to Covid-19) on Fridays between 4 and 6 pm.
Or look at Where Can We Go for events wherever you are.
Jazz North West promotes jazz in the Northwest of the UK – see links on that website to other clubs in the UK.
Chris Newman can be hired for your event as a jazz piano soloist or as part of his band in small ensembles – email firstname.lastname@example.org,
tel: 023 9269 3988 or mobile: 07790 987209, or 22 Vernon Road, Portsmouth, PO3 5DS.
Julie Horton is a local Jazz Singer – call 07966 459188.
Similarly for Southampton University at the Turner Sims venue.
Joe Croll, who runs the New Yellow Dog Jazz Club in Chandler’s Ford, and Dave Stradwick’s Sussex Jazz Kings each year promote a Jazz Boat cruise from Southampton to Cowes on the Isle of Wight and back. In 2017 it was on Sunday 16 July and several members of Gosport Jazz Club joined it. The Sussex Jazz Kings perform whilst the boat is sailing to and from Cowes and there is also a brolly parade on arrival in Cowes. Here are a selection of photos from the 2017 cruise:
Copyright © of these photographs is owned by Jim Bevington or Malcolm Swire or Jan Almond and they may not be reproduced or copied without their express permission. To request permission, please go to the form on the Contact page. To discourage unauthorised use, the quality of the photos has been reduced from the originals, but the originals are still available. The photos were not necessarily taken at the gig mentioned above.