Chris FleggChris Flegg is a singer, noted guitarist and song writer based in St Albans. Here you can find out about some of this forthcoming performances, including tonight, around the UK.

Originally from Eastleigh in Hampshire, he moved to London to graduate in physics from Imperial College, becoming involved first with Imperial College Folk Club and later the Troubadour Folk Club, where he became co-resident with

Redd Sullivan and Martin Winsor. This started his song writing and solo work and at the same time he took an interest in jazz, notably through a chance meeting with guitarist Diz Disley, and went on to be involved in bands covering a wide range of styles including gypsy jazz, mainstream and Dixieland jazz, as well as playing pop covers in a number of dance bands and groups.

Moving to St Albans in 2000 he discovered the local folk scene through meeting singer/guitarist John Breeze and became resident at John’s ‘Windward Folk Club’ alongside songwriter George Papavgeris and this rekindled his urge for songwriting.

Chris Flegg plays a blend of folk and jazz garnished with all that he has learned across the years singing and playing guitar and sax in a variety of folk and jazz formations. The song may occasionally be a folk song but the guitar work is that of a seasoned jazz player.

April 2016

Thurs 28. Portland Arms, 63 Portland St, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL3 4RA

Tel 01727 844574 Admission Free – From 8:30 p.m.

Chris Flegg Trio with guest musicians

Sat 30. The Red Lion Pub, Coleshill Village, Nr. Amersham, Bucks HP7 0LH

Tel: 01494 727020 Admission Free — From 8:30 p.m.

Chris Flegg and Terry Ede appearing as Mellowtone Jazz

May 2016

Mon 9. Cafe Brio 36A Market Place, Olney, Buckinghamshire MK46 4AJ

Tel: 01234 717000 Admission Free To Diners 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Chris Flegg and John Bridge Jazz Duo

Thurs 26. Portland Arms, 63 Portland St, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL3 4RA

Tel 01727 844574 Admission Free – From 8:30 p.m.

Chris Flegg Trio with guest musicians

Sat 28. St Leonards Church St. Leonard’s Road, Bengeo, Hertfordshire SG14 3LL

Tel 01992 413691 Chris Flegg solo – Fundraising concert from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

June 2016

Sat 4. The Anchor 73 Western Rd, Tring, Hertfordshire HP23 4BH

Tel: 01442 823280 Admission Free — From 8:00 p.m.

Chris Flegg solo acoustic set with golden oldies and originals.

Sat 11. St Peter’s Church St Peters Street, St Albans AL1 3HG

Admission Free — From 12:30 to 3:00 p.m.

Chris Flegg Jazz Band playing a varied selection of jazz standards including songs by

Duke Ellington and Fats Waller at a church Fair raising funds for St Peter’s Church.

Mon 13. Cafe Brio 36A Market Place, Olney, Buckinghamshire MK46 4AJ

Tel: 01234 717000 Admission Free To Diners 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Chris Flegg and John Bridge Jazz Duo

Thurs 16. Stortford Music Club British Legion, 28 Windhill, Bishop’s Stortford, Herts CM23 2NG

Tel: 01279 653284 Ticket £5.00 — From 8:00 p.m. Chris Flegg solo

September 2016

Mon 19. Herga Folk Club Pinner Green Social Club, Rickmansworth Road, Pinner, Middlesex HA5 3TJ

Tel: 07747-768 868 Tickets £8.00 — Doors 8:00 p.m. Chris Flegg with Terence Blacker and George Papavgeris

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