Musicians’ Company Jazz

Young Jazz Musician of the Year Competition 2017

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Last Show: Sunday 22 nd October 2017

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

The prize, given by The Worshipful Company of Musicians, is awarded annually to an exceptionally talented young British-based jazz musician, chosen by the voting audience present at the gig, which is held annually at Pizza Express Jazz Club, Soho.

The Winner receives the Company’s coveted medal, a cash prize and the opportunity for the band of his/her choice to perform as part of the Company’s jazz programme within the year.

The Finalists in this year’s competition are:

Will Barry - Piano
James Copus – Trumpet
David Dyson - Drums
Lluis Mather - Sax
Shirley Tetteh - Guitar
Tim Thornton - Bass