This Sunday, October 11th, the NYJO London Jazz Jam returns! It’s our fourth instalment of the monthly jam session where young musicians get the opportunity to meet, listen to and play with some of the finest jazz musicians in the country. October’s event is no exception with the MOBO award winning drummer Shane Forbes bringing ‘Shane’s Wave’ to the Foyles stage.
It would be brilliant if you could join us – it’s free as always and runs 12-3pm on the top floor of Foyles, Charing Cross Road. Leicester Square and Tottenham Court Road stations are a five minute walk and all performers get 20% off in the Ray’s Jazz section of the book store!
Here’s some more information:
NYJO London Jazz Jam – Sunday 12th October:
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Shane Forbes brings his Wave project to the NYJO London Jazz Jam. Featuring some of London’s most swinging musicians he is joined by Alex Davis (bass), Ruben Fox (sax) and Ashley Henry (piano). Wave are regular hosts at both the Ronnie Scott’s Late Show and the Charlie Wright’s Jazz Jam. As well as running this band Forbes is co-leader/founder of the MOBO award winning group Empirical.Wave are soon to record so keep your eyes and ears open.
Shane Forbes – Drums
Alex Davis – Bass
Ashley Henry – Piano
Ruben Fox – Saxophone
12-3pm, Foyles Auditorium (top floor), Charing Cross Road – Leicester Square and Tottenham Court Road Tube.
As always it’s free for all and 20% off in Ray’s Jazz for all performers!