Southwark Cathedral Cafe presents Cafe Jazz with Rick Simpson

Enjoy smooth jazz piano vibes with Rick Simpson at Southwark Cathedral Cafe - perfect for a chill evening out!

Welcome to the Southwark Cathedral Cafe Jazz Night! Join us on the first Wednesday of the month for a night filled with smooth jazz melodies in the historic setting of the Southwark Cathedral cafe situated in the vibrant and bustling area of Bankside.

Sit back, relax, and enjoy the music while sipping on your favorite drink from our cafe. Let the music transport you to a place of pure relaxation and joy. Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to experience live jazz in such a beautiful venue. See you there!

6pm - 8pm book in advance so we know you are coming or just turn up on the evening!

Rick Simpson is based in London playing a wide variety of music, and leads his own group playing original jazz music. Rick is a regular performer at Ronnie Scotts, the 606 Jazz Club, Pizza Express Dean Street, The Vortex, The Bull’s Head, and he has appeared at larger UK venues such as the Royal Festival Hall and the Purcell Room.

In 2008 Rick won a Yamaha Scholarship Prize for Outstanding Jazz Musicians.

Since graduating from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in 2008 he has performed with musicians such as Christian Scott, Eric Harland, Joe Sanders, Michael Janisch, Ernesto Simpson, Martin Speake, Earl Burness Travis, Stan Sulzmann, Jeff Williams as well as younger musicians in London. Rick plays in the ensembles of Michael Janisch, Leo Richardson, Jay Phelps, Rory Simmons, Alice Leggett, Riley Stone-Lonergan, Andre Canniere, and Kristian Borring amongst others.