Emma Rawicz + The Fergus Quill Trio ft Alex Fisher
Brudenell Social Club, Leeds.
14+ only. 14s to 15s must be accompanied by an adult. No refunds will be given for incorrectly booked tickets.
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given to bring her back in 2023. She is on an extensive UK late spring early summer UK tour and drops into Leeds on Thursday 8th June with her allstar band. Support comes from our very own award winning jazz musician, double bass player and bandleader
Fergus Quill. He will open the night with his trio featuring guest Leeds saxophonist Alex Fisher.
waves on the UK music scene. This is what people in the UK jazz scene are saying :
(Jamie Cullum – BBC Radio 2)
on the scene, she has already made an impact, regularly playing at major London jazz
venues such as Ronnie Scott’s, The Jazz Café and Pizza Express, both as a band leader
and as a band member with other ensembles with a wide range of established musicians. In November 2022 Emma
performed as a featured soloist with the BBC Concert Orchestra and the Marcin Wasilewski Trio in their tribute to Tomasz Sta?ko. 2022 also saw Emma and her band invited to
perform at some high profile international jazz festivals.
Emma is a recipient of the 2021 Drake Yolanda Award, winner of ‘Best Newcomer’ at the
2022 Parliamentary Jazz Awards and was nominated for the 2022 Jazz FM ‘Instrumentalist of the year' and finalist in BBC Young Jazz Musician 2022.
pick up a tenor saxophone until a year later. She had spent her childhood otherwise
immersed in mainly folk and classical music.
Emma is a natural performer. Her music has a unique sound, fusing all her many
influences, and her compositions range from lilting Afro Cuban inspired grooves to hard
hitting modern jazz and funk numbers. If you were at last summer's Brudenell show, you know what all the fuss is about. If you missed it then get down to this one and find out why the UK jazz scene is raving about her.
2023, he released the long awaited debut album by his 28 piece cosmic jazz ensemble Ferg's Imaginary Big Band, featured on BBC Radio 3 "J To Z" show and on Jazz FM. Tonight he presents his regular trio - himself double bass, Nico Widdowson piano/keys, Theo Goss drums - plus a special guest. Leeds tenor/soprano sax giant Alex Fisher will be joining the trio for selective numbers. A great double bill of two the next generation rising stars of the UK jazz scene.