Shareef Clayton 'North & South'

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Last Show: Thursday 6 th April 2017

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

Shareef Clayton, a Miami native, is one of the most eclectic jazz trumpeters of his time. He has recorded with Grammy-nominated musicians such as Bobby Sanabria, opened for Slash from Guns-N-Roses, and performed with the likes of Stevie Wonder, Michael McDonald, The Roots, Melody Gardot, the Duke Ellington Orchestra and many more. Although artists like Louis Armstrong and Dizzy Gillespie have been Shareef’s primary musical influences, Miami’s melting pot of funk, soul, classical jazz and authentic Afro-Cuban flare resonate in his music and will truly take you on a trip from North to South.

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London Jazz News describes Shareef’s first studio album, North & South, “…like putting your face out the car window after a storm – into a fresh, rain sweetened breeze.” Fall in love with the joys, pains and discovery of freedom of self-validity that he found on his journey through life from North to South.


Ashley Henry (piano)

Dan Casimir (bass)

Ben Brown (drums)