Tuesday, 5 September 2017

Bach a la Loussier

The first performance of the trio performing Jacques Loussier's arrangements of J.S. Bach's music will take place on Wednesday 6 September in St Nicholas Church, Brighton.

John Lake at St Nicholas Church in May 2016
Come and hear the rarely performed interpretations of this modern master of Bach's music played by John Lake on grand piano, Keith Goddard on bass and Dean Morris on drums.

The lunchtime concert starts at 12.30pm and is free with donations welcomed on exit at 1.15pm. All welcome and you are invited to bring your lunch to eat during the concert.


Friday, 1 September 2017

More dates for the trio at the Grand Hotel Brighton

We are delighted to be booked for four more dates at the Grand Hotel, Brighton which offers an upmarket experience with great cocktails a fully equipped bar and superb snacks and meals in the restaurant.


The trio will be playing a different mix of modern melodic jazz, some original tunes and a some pop tunes in a jazz setting.

Hope you can get along to at least one of them!

Saturday 2 September 2017   John Lake on the house grand piano, Matt Casterton on Bass and Dean Morris on drums

Friday 8 September 2017   John Lake on the house grand piano, Matt Casterton on Bass and Angus Bishop on drums.

Friday 13 October 2017   John Lake on the house grand piano, Matt Casterton on Bass and Simon Cambers on drums.

Saturday 21 September 2017   John Lake on the house grand piano, Matt Casterton on Bass and Simon Cambers on drums.

Wednesday, 26 April 2017

Brighton Fringe Festival Gig - Thursday 25 May 2017

Poetry and Jazz Layer Cake at the Latest Music Bar, Manchester Street, Brighton


Thursday 25 May 2017 at 8.15pm
Featuring the writer John Harvey

and the John Lake Band

A delicious serving of modern jazz and poetry created by the award winning author (best-selling Charlie Resnick series). A layer cake of John Lake's original jazz will be followed by a poetry “jam” in the middle from John Harvey's published works - at times the two intermingle to form a mouth-watering combination.
This event has been supported by a Brighton Lions award.

 
Tickets £12/£10 concessions from The Latest Bar 

Tuesday, 4 April 2017

A New Chapter for Chapter 12 Wine Bar

Chapter 12 Wine Bar Gig

The trio, featuring Oz Dechaine on bass, Simon Cambers on drums and John Lake on keyboards, will be playing the recently expanded Chapter 12 Wine Bar in Hailsham on Friday 7 April. We are delighted to be returning to this great venue which offers superb food and wine by adding our own eclectic mix of jazz to the evening. http://chapter12winebar.co.uk/events/john-lake-trio-5/



The band starts at 8.30pm but tables get reserved in advance so do make sure you book in order not to be disappointed.  Admission is free so come along and enjoy the ambience of a great wine and food bar to accompany our music.





Wednesday, 21 December 2016

Back at the Grand Hotel in Brighton in January 2017

New dates for the trio at the Grand Hotel Brighton

The trio will back playing their unique mix of modern jazz standards, original tunes and pop re-workings at the Victoria Bar in Brighton's most stylish hotel.
John Lake will playing the house grand piano joined by Matt Casterton on bass and Simon Cambers on drums. There will be guest performances by Dave Williams on vocals and Andy Batkin on guitar with other names to be announced.


Put these dates in your 2017 diary now to avoid missing out... Admission is free but seating filled up so be early to avoid standing.

Saturday 7 January
Saturday 14 January
Friday 3 February
Friday 10 Februrary

Wednesday, 7 December 2016

Chapter 12 Wine Bar Gig - Friday 9 December

Back at Chapter 12 Wine Bar in Hailsham

The trio are back at this fabulous wine bar in the centre of Hailsham where not on great wine but great food is served.
The musical offering will be a mix of modern jazz standards, a few original tunes and some pop tunes re-worked into a jazz setting.

Don't miss this last gig for the trio in Hailsham for 2016 - we might even drop a Christmas tune in the mix....


Playing from 8.30pm to 11.00pm
Free admission  

Friday, 18 November 2016