GOSPORT JAZZ
GOSPORT JAZZ

Gosport Jazz Club exists as a non-profit making organisation to provide and promote high quality live traditional jazz in Gosport and surrounding areas.  The Club was founded in the 1960s and  was run for over 20 years by Tony Wing,  until 2006 when Terry Hinkley took over responsibility.  However, in June 2012 Terry suffered health problems and a new Committee took over responsibility for running the Club.  See NEWS page.

The Club arranges live performances every other Wednesday by  mainly British bands, although there have been visits by bands from as far away as Australia, the USA and Europe.

Gosport was fortunate to have been the home since the early 1970s of the legendary trumpet player, Nat Gonella, and he was a member at the club for most of that time until his death in 1998.
For more information on Nat see The Last Post.

A Nat Gonella commemorative concert is held in March of every year near to the date of his birthday.

Nat's Trumpet 01
Sussex Jazz Kings 03
Sussex Jazz Kings 04

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