100% OF ALL PROFIT FOR WOMEN IN JAZZ MEDIA FOR THIS EVENT GOES TO THE MENTAL HEALTH FOUNDATION*
The London Gay Big Band
'Love the sound of the Band' - Simon Cowell
The London Gay Big Band, founded in the summer of 2011, is a sensational (usually) twenty piece jazz orchestra made up of predominantly - but not exclusively - LGBT musicians and vocalists, bringing a fresh and fabulous vibe to the London music scene. Expect an amazing show with a smaller outfit that are bound to still deliver, that Big Band sound!
Recently releasing their second album, FREEDOM. Their debut album BRAVE recorded at Abbey Road Studios with some of Britain's finest vocalists from Jazz and West End, including Ian Shaw, Clare Teal, Claire Martin and Emma Hatton.
Ifelayo is a London based DJ/ Drummer. She started playing drums at the age of nine and within the last four years she has cultivated and evolved her musical skills to become a DJ. Raised in a Black British African household, Ifelayo has also been influenced by African artists such as: Fela Kuti, Manu Dibango and Hugh Masekela.
Ifelayo also merges both traditional western jazz and West African music to create a unique fusion of mixes and grooves.
Former London Gay Big Band, musical director,
Charlotte Keeffe brings their unique approach and passion for jazz, experimental and freely improvised music to the WIJM presenting stage. Her quartet features Ashley John Long on double bass, Ben Handysides on drums and Moss Freed on guitar.
*Since 1949, the Mental Health Foundation has been the UK’s leading charity for everyone’s mental health. With prevention at the heart of what they do, the MHF aim to find and address the sources of mental health problems so that people and communities can thrive. They take a public mental health approach to prevention, finding solutions for individuals, those at risk and for society, in order to improve everyone’s mental wellbeing.
Doors: 7pm / Show: 8 - 10pm
|20:00 - 22:00||£20.00|
Toulouse Lautrec Jazz Club, 140 Newington Butts, SE11 4RN
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