Ropsley concert celebrates the jazz music of actor and comedian Dudley Moore

A concert celebrating the jazz of Dudley Moore will take place this weekend.

The Chris Ingram Quartet will perform “Dudley – The Jazz of Dudley Moore” at Ropsley Village Hall on Sunday, April 3, 2022 at 7:30 p.m.

Dudley Moore’s fame as a comedic actor and Hollywood movie star, as well as his complex and highly conflicted life story, overshadowed his gift as a witty and imaginative jazzman and songwriter.

Dudley – The Jazz of Dudley Moore (55753279)

The quartet deliver a scintillating live performance laced with anecdotes and insight, this heartfelt tribute – by an exceptional quartet – revisits Dud’s dazzling and fertile musicianship and reveals richness with feel-good sounds alongside a beauty and with heartbreaking emotion.

The Chris Ingham Quartet revisits Dud’s music from the 1960s when he was a television star. They bring a scintillating live performance using pieces from Moore that express the bright, upbeat and swinging 60s to others that are deeply poignant and personal expressions of a darker, more complex world.

Tickets cost £12 standard, £33 for a group (two adults + two U16s) and £8 for under 16s.

Tickets and further information are available by calling 01476 585 739 or email

There will be no bar but you can bring your own drinks and snacks.

Ada J. Kenney