Study Jazz Instruments London

He performs with many different ensembles including the Elliot Galvin Trio and Dinosaur. He released a critically acclaimed debut album ‘Dreamland’ in 2014 and was awarded European Young Jazz Musician of the Year 2014. The Trinity Laban Jazz department boasts a wide range of instruments and equipment, which are available for students to loan on a short-term and long-term basis. The collection includes double basses, alto/tenor/baritone saxophones, and a wide range of brass instruments.

Read our full entry requirements to see more detail on musical performance and theory standards. Collaborative curriculum will shape you into a forward-thinking, creative artist grounded in the tradition but with a hunger to take music to new dimensions. Bendik Giske (NO/DE) is an artist and saxophonist whose expressive use of physicality, vulnerability and endurance have already won him much critical acclaim. After many years recording and performing with a string of musical talents including Amy Winehouse, Kano, Gabriels, Joy Crookes and MF DOOM, London-based composer and producer Sam Beste embarked on his debut solo adventures as The Vernon Spring in 2021. She has released three albums and recently won Vocalist of the Year at the 2016 Parliamentary Jazz awards.

If we are granted Degree Awarding Powers, your degree may be awarded by Leeds Conservatoire rather than validated by the University of Hull. This is not part of your course, but there are a limited number of Instrumental, Vocal & Composition Bursaries available, or tuition can be arranged at additional cost. Laura Jurd returns to Kings Place with her new brass-fuelled Big Friendly party band. With greater future success in mind and in a bid to keep pace with ever-tightening emissions regulations, a crucial change has been made for this fourth-generation car. Where the Jazz was once offered with a choice of busy small-capacity petrol and diesel engines, Honda will now sell it across Europe exclusively with a newly developed petrol-electric powertrain. With so few hybrid competitors, Honda will hope that such a move makes the car stand out from the crowd that bit better.

The first great soloist in jazz, born in New Orleans, he brought wonderful rhythmic freedom and melodic invention to what had been a rather stilted ragtimey style of music. His great recordings with his Hot Five and Hot Seven from 1920s Chicago form a magnificent body of work and this track has everything – Louis’ virtuoso cornet, his wordless “Scat” singing and a fabulous improvised duet with guitarist Lonnie Johnson. Without doubt the most celebrated gypsy jazz guitarist since Django Reinhardt and arguably the finest jazz guitarist in Europe right now, the Dutch Sinti Gypsy Stochelo Rosenberg has performed at the world’s major jazz festivals. Join us at Kings Place as two of the most prominent modern architects of rhythm, movement and sound take us on an explorative musical journey of their brand new collaborative project Shruti Dances. Check out our gallery to see where our students have performed in leading venues around London.

There are permanent drum kits, amps and pianos located in all of our rooms, and a number of drum kits, amps, PAs, microphones and keyboards available to book out for personal practice and external gigs . Our staff, drawn from London’s exhilarating jazz scene, play and perform with students, replicating the feel of the wider jazz community. EFG London Jazz Festival is the largest pan-city festival in Europe, and the highlight of the jazz calendar in the UK, with over 300 shows at more than 70 venues, drawing live audiences of over 100,000 people. Past experience has shown that our events can be very popular and we would therefore strongly encourage you to book for future performances in advance.

The expat New York drummer taps into a post-Jungle jazz sound-world that traverses electronica,… Join Deb Grant for a relaxed, informed, soulful and enlightening serving of jazz and soul to lift your morning off the page.

One of the finest and most productive of all female instrumentalists, bandleaders and composers is Carla Bley. This ten-piece band toured in the 1980s and catches her iconoclastic reworking of gospel and big band jazz. Over on the West Coast, arranger and baritone saxophonist Gerry Mulligan — who’d worked with Miles Davis on the records that became known as Birth of the Cool – took “cool” jazz further than Miles had done.

Students are always consulted on such change and details are made available to applicants holding offers. Receive show updates, highlights and special offers by signing up to the Kings Place newsletter. Following a remarkable sold-out UK debut at Brilliant Corners, we are delighted to announce Sélène Saint-Aimé Trio will be performing at Kings Place as part of the EFG London Jazz Festival. Alina Bzhezhinska returns to Kings Place with the HipHarpCollective to present her new album Reflections, a combination of Afro-harping, acid jazz, free-form experiment and Trip Hop. Renowned for his melodic and warmly lyrical trumpet playing, Chris Batchelor has been composing music for almost as long as he’s been performing, and will introduce Zoetic at Kings Place. Since their formation in 2007, Empirical have steadfastly maintained their position as one of the UK’s most exciting jazz ensembles.

Welcome to the newest place to be for those that love Traditional Jazz and Swing Music in Hampshire! Opening our doors for the first time on 13th November 2015, Jazz on the Green offers regular evenings of fantastic live music. A non-profit making venture, with any additional funds raised being used to enhance future events and/or provide added benefits to our guests, our aim is to provide a enjoyable evening of fantastic live music. At Trinity Laban, you will gain extensive experience in large ensembles, whether you’re playing classic jazz compositions in the Big Band or showcasing work by contemporary composers and Trinity Laban students in the Jazz Orchestra, led by Mark Lockheart and Laura Jurd. Concert highlights for Luft are performances with Django Bates, Arve Henriksen, Loose Tubes and Dinosaur, Laura Jurd’s jazz/rock quartet.

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