Dennis Parnham


Musician and songwriter.


Main instruments:

  • Vocals - lead and backing
  • Cajun Fiddle
  • Cajun Accordion
  • Rhythm Guitar
  • Tenor Sax
  • Blues Harp
  • Drums
  • Hand Percussion
  • Mandolin
  • Double Bass
  • Electric bass
  • Tea Chest bass
Current activities:
  • Songwriting and arranging
  • Provision of Cajun dance tuition at festival workshops
  • Percussion, harmonica and double bass with Cam Jammers ukulele group

Contact details:



Latest News: Jambalaya will be leading the jam sessions at the Bristol Cajun and Zydeco Festival at the Folk House, Park Street, Bristol 11th to 13th October 2019



         Originally the drummer in The Rebounds - Gloucester based 50's rock'n'roll band - from 1970 to 1982. Subsequently played tenor sax and piano when the band reformed in 1993, and for the next 10 years.