Neal Richardson

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Last Show: Thursday 22 nd February 2024

Piano Lounge (Covent Garden)

Neal Richardson is a powerful and rhythmic pianist/vocalist, playing jazz, blues and originals, and an award-winning Producer, who has played in over 50 countries. Neal’s musical arrangements and original compositions display his wide-ranging tastes and influences, and he has a great swinging style influenced by Oscar Peterson, Nat King Cole and Gene Harris. He has played in the London Jazz Festival 8 years running, including launching his debut album “Better Than The Blues”, and selling-out Ronnie Scott’s. 

“Jazz of the purest... a mere two numbers in and [the audience] were screaming and yelling. It was a gas and every one of the punters lapped it up.”

Jazz Journal UK

His “Not” King Cole show sold out performances in the London Jazz Festival 2019, and 2021, garnering excellent reviews in the jazz press. In 2022 and 2023 the show headlined two Festivals in Germany, and he launched his second album “The Maximalist” (SPR020CD) at London’s Dean Street Jazz ClubPizza Express. He is now the resident musician at the new London Raffles Hotel.

Miles Danso

Miles is one of London’s most in-demand bass players. He has worked with a range of top artists including Pharaoh Sanders, Courtney Pine and The Café Society All Stars.  Miles is a regular feature on the U.K and international jazz scene.

Band Line Up

Neal Richardson (piano/vocals)

Miles Danso (bass)