A truly exciting and explosive night featuring two of the fastest rising stars in the UK jazz scene…

Emma Rawicz Quintet

Emma Rawicz (Saxes)

Ant Law (Guitar)

Ivo Neame (Piano)

Asaf Sirkis (Drums)

Ferg Ireland (Bass)

Emma Rawicz is an award winning young saxophonist and composer, already making waves on the UK music scene. She has been described as ‘a force to be reckoned with’ (Jazzwise), ‘a fast rising star’ (London Jazz News). At the age of 19 she has already recorded her eagerly awaited debut album featuring Ant Law, made up entirely of her original compositions, due to be released in the next few months. She has also created a name for herself both as a bandleader and a sideman. A new arrival on the scene, she has already made an impact, regularly playing at major London jazz venues with a wide range of established musicians. Emma is a recipient of the 2021 Drake Yolanda Award.

Kielan Shead Trio

Kielan Sheard – double bass

Tom O’brien – Piano

Jonah Evans – drums

Finalist of BBC ‘Young Jazz Musician of the Year 2020’ Kielan is an upright and electric bassist and composer from London. He started playing classical double bass at the age of nine and began jazz at age thirteen. Kielan is currently studying at Trinity Laban, where he is a holder of The Founders Scholarship.

He’s also been involved heavily in running and playing with his Quintet around the country, however tonight he presents a brand new set of music performed by his trio featuring Tom O’Brien and Jonah Evans.

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Date of Event (Leave blank if you are not listing a gig)03/03/22