Chris Kennedy Piano


Jazz Piano and Vocals
Cocktail jazz - Perfect for weddings, drinks receptions and functions. Available with or without vocals.

Dukes of Swing

The Dukes of Swing

Rat-Pack / swing band providing top quality entertainment for weddings, parties and corperate events. Repertoire includes songs performed by acts such as Frank Sinatra and Michael Bublé.

Chris Kennedy Trio

Chris Kennedy Trio

Classy jazz piano trio inspired by artists such as Oscar Peterson, Red Garland and Bill Evans.

Abigail Cardwell Chris Kennedy

Abigail Cardwell & Chris Kennedy

Sophisticated vocal jazz duo and function band performing jazz songs from Norah Jones, Ella Fitzgerald, Etta James, Julie London, and more.

 The New Inventions

Original Songs

Solo Albums (Alt-Folk, Rock, Jazz) / The New Inventions (Americana / Alt-Rock Band) / Anaura (Indie-Pop Band) / And other projects.

The Alligator Cats

The Alligator Cats

Vintage blues with a New Orleans twist. Performing tracks by Professor Longhair, Dr John, Robert Johnson, Bessie Smith, T-Bone Walker, Louis Jordan, Harlem Hamfats, Bob Dylan...



Alt-pop band with songs written by Chris Kennedy and Abigail Cardwell - debut album out now on all major platforms


Chris Kennedy is a singer-songwriter, jazz pianist & guitarist from Canterbury in Kent.

He has released several albums both as a solo artist and with his groups The New Inventions and Anaura. (You can view a discography here)

Chris is also a highly talented pianist and regularly performs a range of classic jazz and swing songs at solo gigs as well as with his function bands and jazz duos (with singers Abigail Cardwell and Ben Lock).

You can find out more details about each of these acts at the links above.

You can also read testimonials from previous clients as well as a list of venues Chris has performed at on this page: TESTIMONIALS AND VENUES..

Commercial Releases

Chris has released and worked on lots of commercial albums as a songwirter, performer and producer. Most are available on major music platforms such as Spotify, Amazon, Apple Music and Tidal.

  • Discography and links
  • Upcoming Gigs

    Most of Chris' gigs are at private functions, however he also performs a small number of public gigs around Kent. Please check out Facebook and Instagram for upcoming dates.


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