02. February 2019 · Comments Off on February Jazz Club line up confirmed · Categories: Uncategorised

Join us on Wednesday 27th February from 8pm for our first jazz club of 2019. Tickets cost £10 per person and booking is advisable.


  • Sam Miles – Tenor and Soprano Saxophones
  • Vij Prakash – Slide and Valve Trombones
  • Phil Steveson – Guitar
  • Sandy Suchodolski – Upright Bass
  • Joshua Blackmore – Drums

Saxophonist Sam Miles and Trombonist Vij Prakash are joined by the all-star rhythm section of Guitarist Phil Stevenson (Fofoulah), Bassist Sandy Suchodolski (Alan Barnes) and Joshua Blackmore (Bill Laurance). They will be performing original compositions with a wide range of influences, from straight ahead swing, to the angular melodies of Lennie Tristano and the harmony of British pianist John Taylor. They will also be performing some reworkings of popular jazz classics as well as a few numbers from the Great American Songbook.

Sam graduated from the Royal Academy of Music Jazz course where he studied with  musicians such as Julian Siegel, Stan Sulzmann and Gareth Lockrane. He  received the Yamaha Jazz Scholar Price 2013. Sam has played with numerous bands and players such as Trokesytra, The James Taylor Bigband, Bobby Worth, Gareth Williams and the Miles/Xenopoulos Quintet. He also has a quintet that plays his original compositions featuring such players as Mark Bassey and Matthew Herd.

Vij studied music St Catharine’s College, Cambridge and went on to Guildhall School of Music’s Jazz Masters’ Course, where after this was offered the Jazz Fellowship post. Vij has had the opportunity to play with many great musicians, including Julian Siegel, Cleo Laine, Alec Dankworth, Mike Westbrook, The Grand Union Orchestra and The London Jazz Orchestra.

18. December 2018 · Comments Off on Live music in 2019 · Categories: Uncategorised

We are currently finalising dates for our live music acts in 2019. Please be aware that dates and times currently stated on our website are subject to change. Watch this space for further information …

11. December 2018 · Comments Off on Christmas Opening Hours 2018 · Categories: Uncategorised
11. December 2018 · Comments Off on 2018 Festive Season · Categories: Uncategorised

There are only two weeks until Christmas and we’re very excited here about what the rest of 2018 has to offer. We hope that you can join us for some festive cheer throughout the festive season 2018!

07. December 2018 · Comments Off on Art exhibition – December 2018 · Categories: Uncategorised

Our exhibition for December comes from local artist, Alison Litherland. Her dreamlike landscapes and seascapes are in oils and acrylics and all paintings are for sale. Come and view the exhibition any time during pub opening hours.

06. November 2018 · Comments Off on CANCELLED – Jay B Plays Popping Jazz · Categories: Uncategorised

Unfortunately tonight’s performance of live piano jazz is cancelled. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

24. August 2018 · Comments Off on Kitchen closed for lunch – Saturday 25th · Categories: Uncategorised

Please note that the kitchen will be closed at lunchtime on Saturday 25th August 2018. The kitchen will open as usual from 6pm in the evening.

Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

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03. August 2018 · Comments Off on Celebrating 10 years of Elvis at The Geldart! · Categories: Uncategorised

Next weekend will mark the 10 year anniversary of Elvis at The Geldart! We’ll be celebrating during the afternoon on Sunday 12th August so come along and join us to raise a glass to the pub and the man himself!

We will have live music and food provided by Pull Me Cheri (our kitchen will be closed all day)

03. July 2018 · Comments Off on The Geldart Jazz Club – 25th July · Categories: Uncategorised

This month sees the return of The Geldart Jazz Club. On Wednesday 25th July from 8pm – 10pm we’ve got a fantastic line up of jazz musicians that you will not want to miss!

Gareth Lockrane – http://www.garethlockrane.com/ – (one of the best jazz flautists in the world!) will be playing alongside a top London rhythm section: Alex Merritt on tenor saxophone, Matt Ridley on bass and Will Glaser on drums. Entry is just £10 per person and tickets will be available on the door.

Our full menu and drinks will be available throughout the night (kitchen open 6-10pm and bar open 5-11pm) so why not make a night of it? Call us (01223 314264) or email to book your table early and avoid disappointment!

26. June 2018 · Comments Off on Live music coming up this week … · Categories: Uncategorised

We have loads of great live music coming up throughout July. In the meantime, coming up this week …

  • TONIGHT – Django’s Tiger play swinging gypsy jazz in the restaurant from 8:30pm (FREE ENTRY)
  • Sun 1st July – The Sure Can Playboys entertain with Americana & other toe tapping tunes from 1 – 4:30pm (FREE ENTRY)

Some of our live music events are very popular and get very busy so it is advisable to book in advance if you want to be guaranteed a table. We serve food during every live performance so why not make a night (or day) of it?

To book a table or to find out more about any of our events please contact us either by phone (01223 314264) or send us an email (admin@the-geldart.co.uk).