Chris Ingham arrives at Crazy Coqs to entertain not only with his legendary piano and vocal skills but also adding stories and anecdotes from the lives of five all time music greats. Over consecutive Wednesdays in February-March 2020, Chris and his guests will delight and entertain in London’s most intimate cabaret room.
Over several years, Chris Ingham has built a reputation not only as an accomplished pianist, band leader, vocalist and arranger, with Jazz At The Movies, his REBOP Band playing the work of Miles Davis, Horace Silver and many more, but also as an inspiring interpreter of the life and times of musicians.
Wed 5th February — THE JAZZ OF DUDLEY MOORE
Wed 19th February — GETZ: A MUSICAL PORTRAIT
Wed 26th February — THE LIFE & MUSIC OF JOHNNY MERCER
Wed 4th March —A RICHARD RODGERS COLLECTION
Sit back and enjoy Chris Ingham’s entertaining company.
With Lorenz Hart, he produced dozens of clever, witty songs of the ‘30s and ‘40s. With Oscar Hammerstein, he reinvented the Broadway musical with Oklahoma!, South Pacific, The King and I among other masterpieces of romantic musical theatre.
Clarinet and saxophone star of the John Wilson Orchestra Mark Crooks and pianist Chris Ingham dip into these contrasting songbooks for elegant, jazzy ruminations on Rodgers’ musical genius, including “Bewitched, Bothered & Bewildered”, “Have You Met Miss Jones”, “I Didn’t Know What Time It Was”, “If I Loved You”, “My Favourite Things”, “My Funny Valentine”, “The Lady Is A Tramp”, and so many more.
"Crooks’ tenor raises the hairs on the back of the neck” — LONDON JAZZ NEWS
Don't miss this fantastic series of concerts, with something for everyone in an exceptional venue.
20 Sherwood St