Champian Fulton Trio

Sounds from New York at PizzaExpress

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Last Show: Wednesday 18 th July 2018

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

Oklahoma born Champian Fulton is a world class jazz pianist and vocalist whose swinging style and charismatic performances have made her a guardian of the legacy of Jazz. Performing songs from the Great American Songbook, this young woman from Oklahoma captivates audiences in New York’s finest Jazz rooms and in concert halls around the world. She is two times winner of Downbeat Magazine Critics Poll in the "Rising Star" category 2013 & 2014. Now is a mainstay on the vibrant New York Jazz scene, she has performed with musical such royalty as Lou Donaldson, Frank Wess, Clark Terry and many more.

“Champian is the most gifted pure Jazz singer of her generation” Mark Stryker, Detroit Free Press

“a charming young steward of the mainstream Jazz tradition.” Nate Chinen, The New York Times

Monday 16th July

Champian Fulton Trio with special guest Steve Fishwick

Steve Fishwick is widely considered to be one of the best jazz trumpet players ever to come from the UK, and is rapidly gaining a global reputation thanks to his flawless technique and his beautifully flowing, harmonically rich improvisations. Steve has played with  many of the leading Jazz musicians in the world including Anita O' Day (recording with her on her last album 'Indestructible!'), Ron Carter, Jimmy Heath, Dick Oattes, Peter Erskine, Eric Harland, Scott Hamilton, Ken Peplowski.

Champian Fulton on piano and vocals, Arnie Somogyi on bass, Stephen Keogh on drums, and Steve Fishwick on trumpet.

Tuesday 17th July

Champion Fulton Trio

Performing Champian Fulton on piano and vocals with Arnie Somogyi on bass and Stephen Keogh on drums.

Wednesday 18th July

Champian Fulton Trio with special guest Alex Garnett

Alex Garnett has been one of the leading saxophonists in the UK and Mainland Europe for over two decades, being instantly recognized by his dark, husky sound.

He has been a regular sideman of choice for many great musicians, from both sides of the Atlantic including Wynton Marsalis, Pete King, Humphrey Littleton, Scott Hamilton, Van Morrison, Evan Parker and The Rolling Stones

Performing Champian Fulton on piano and vocals, with Arnie Somogyi on bass, Stephen Keogh on drums, and Alex Garnett on saxophone.