Next up at Herts Jazz...

Large in common

In Common

This new project by Tom Bancroft starts with the bodhran and the tabla and a drone, adds Indian Classical Violin and improvising jazz guitar, and continues adding layers and voices from different traditions, in a creative new project that focuses on the common ground between Scottish music, jazz, Indian music and electronica.


Herts Jazz since 1969

Hi. Welcome to Herts Jazz's website. We've been presenting jazz since 1969 and continue to maintain only the highest standard of performers each week, both national and international.

Herts Jazz

Our gigs take place on SUNDAYS at The Maltings Arts Theatre in St Albans - a brilliant venue with capacity for 140.

See our history page for the club's background or go straight to our current list of gigs for this season.

The Herts Jazz Team wishes you a warm welcome and hopes that you can pay us a visit soon...

Cheers, Clark

Herts Jazz

Upcoming gigs

Sunday February 2, 2020 Small dick pearce trumpet

Dick Pearce with the Clark Tracey Trio

In the 1970s, Dick was a member of the National Youth Jazz Orchestra and went on to play with Graham Collier, Chris Biscoe, Mike Westbrook, Keith Tippett, Gil Evans, Al Cohn, and many others. Dick...

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Sunday February 9, 2020 Small matt home facebook poster 2c

The Raible/Gradischnig Quintet - The Music of Elmo Hope

A welcome return to the club by this quintet which brings together musicians from the UK and Europe, paying tribute to the compositions and arrangements of the late great BeBop pianist, Elmo Hope. The band...

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Sunday February 16, 2020 Small art themen

Art Themen/James Wade-Sired Quintet

Our Herts Jazz Patron, age defying Art Themen, makes his seasonal appearance at Herts Jazz once again and this time we’ve pitted him against a highly talented young trombonist, still studying at the Guildhall at...

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