February Quartet Tour

I’ve had a great time over the last week performing with my quartet in a mini tour. It has been so great to get the music from my first album ‘Abandoned Silence’ out and performed again. It has been great to work with so many amazing musicians across this tour too. Throughout the tour I’ve worked with Sam Watts, Liam Dunachie and Chris Eldred on piano, Darren McCarthy and Jason Simpson on bass and David Ingamells on drums.

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Below is a selection of pictures, tweets and footage from our gigs and concerts in schools, family centres, theatres and live music venues.



A big thank you to all of the organisations that have had my quartet performing, particularly Ardleigh Green Junior School, Queens Theatre Hornchurch and Luna Lounge Leytonstone.





It has been an incredible run of gigs and it is a true reminder of why we make this music! Living in the moment of live improvisation with incredible musicians... it has been an absolute pleasure.

But of course - onto the next gigs and projects and it does not stop!

London City Big Band @ The Spice of Life - this Thursday - not our usual Wednesday! Thursday 1st March 2018 - doors 7pm. Check out the website or at The Spice of Life for more details!


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LCBB in October 2016

I’m also very excited that next weekend the Andrew Linham Jazz Orchestra are performing at The Broadway, Cambridgeshire for the Peterborough Jazz Club - details and tickets here: https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/date/HIJLJF

We’re currently promoting our new album WEAPONS OF MASS DISTRACTION and it would be amazing to see many of you there! You can read the incredible reviews of the album here.

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my big band in June 2017

Then next week I’m working with Local Girl Productions led by Lauren Bracewell at Queens Theatre Hornchurch on The Vagina Monologues which is an incredible piece of theatre being performed on Tuesday 6th March.

I think that is more than enough to be getting along with... but I am hankering to start writing something new... I wonder what it could be!

Hope to see you at the gigs coming up - lets keep music alive!

February 2017 Update

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Lots of exciting things coming up this month!

For the first time in a little while my quartet are having an outing for three dates in East London over a weekend in late February. Tickets are available for the Queens Theatre link here as we will have a special guest with us!

Friday 23rd February - Queens Theatre Hornchurch (afternoon)

Friday 23rd February - Ardleigh Green Family Centre (evening)

Sunday 25th February - Luna Lounge Leytonstone

I’ve recently had some new photos done too which is exciting - fantastic work by Mark Sepple! Check various social media of mine to see some new pictures appearing!

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We’ve also had a fantastic review by Ian Mann the Jazz Mann of ‘Weapons of Mass Distraction’ which you can read here. He said many lovely things about the album but below is one of my favourite quotes!

“It’s one of those albums that reveals more and more on each subsequent listening as one immerses oneself in the details of the arrangements.”

You can get tickets for our next Jazz Orchestra gig at Peterborough Jazz Club on Sunday 4th March here.

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Doing the album and receiving so many amazing reviews has been a massive encouragement to me. As a composer I often work in isolation, coming up with my bizarre little tunes with silly titles all by myself so it is incredible to me having such amazing feedback from such a vast array of sources. If you are interested in reading lots of reviews of the album I have collated them all on a single webpage with links here for you to enjoy!

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