Gig Diary

22.02.2020

Langtoun

  • Langtoun Jazz
  • TBA
  • 2pm

First set 2pm FAMILY JAZZ ALL STARS An unmissable family friendly show, ideal for children to grandparents. It showcases the stunning vocals of Zoe Gilby. In this 50 minute jazz-tastic performance, Zoe lends her captivating style to this fun-filled tribute to jazz singers past and present, sharing the stage with a line-up of highly accomplished jazz musicians. Including songs from jazz down the years, as well as her distinctive take on popular classics, this promises to be perfect for all the family. Fun and upbeat with lots of opportunity for interaction and participation. Bring the whole clan and enjoy an energetic whistle-stop journey through jazz like no other!

Second set ZOE GILBY QUARTET Zoë Gilby is a vocalist and songwriter, making a stunning impression on the music scene today. Her compelling original compositions are written with double bassist husband Andy Champion. A powerful collection of songs with a strong narrative. Supported by guitarist Mark Williams and drummer Richard Brown they deliver a commanding mix of musical sophistication and dramatic edge. An engaging repertoire of story telling and atmosphere, her stockpile of music also includes an adventurous blend of contemporary composers from Kate Bush to Pink Floyd and the sensitive treatment of jazz standards, completes this particular “story-book” Touring the UK and internationally, she continues to perform at prominent jazz festivals and venues.

www.facebook.com/langtounjazz/

08.03.2020

Leeds

  • Seven Arts
  • £10/£8
  • 1pm

ZOE GILBY QUARTET Zoë Gilby is a vocalist and songwriter, making a stunning impression on the music scene today. Her compelling original compositions are written with double bassist husband Andy Champion. A powerful collection of songs with a strong narrative. Supported by guitarist Mark Williams and drummer Russ Morgan they deliver a commanding mix of musical sophistication and dramatic edge. An engaging repertoire of story telling and atmosphere, her stockpile of music also includes an adventurous blend of contemporary composers from Kate Bush to Pink Floyd and the sensitive treatment of jazz standards, completes this particular “story-book” Touring the UK and internationally, she continues to perform at prominent jazz festivals and venues.

www.sevenleeds.co.uk

19.03.2020

Hexham

  • Queens Hall Arts Centre Library Room
  • £12
  • 8pm

ZOE GILBY QUARTET Zoë Gilby is a vocalist and songwriter, making a stunning impression on the music scene today. Her compelling original compositions are written with double bassist husband Andy Champion. A powerful collection of songs with a strong narrative. Supported by guitarist Mark Williams and drummer Russ Morgan they deliver a commanding mix of musical sophistication and dramatic edge. An engaging repertoire of story telling and atmosphere, her stockpile of music also includes an adventurous blend of contemporary composers from Kate Bush to Pink Floyd and the sensitive treatment of jazz standards, completes this particular “story-book” Touring the UK and internationally, she continues to perform at prominent jazz festivals and venues.

www.queenshall.co.uk/events/zoe-gilby-quartet

21.03.2020

Gateshead

  • Gateshead Jazz Festival
  • TBA
  • 11am

FAMILY JAZZ ALL STARS An unmissable family friendly show, ideal for children to grandparents. It showcases the stunning vocals of Zoe Gilby. In this 50 minute jazz-tastic performance, Zoe lends her captivating style to this fun-filled tribute to jazz singers past and present, sharing the stage with a line-up of highly accomplished jazz musicians. Including songs from jazz down the years, as well as her distinctive take on popular classics, this promises to be perfect for all the family. Fun and upbeat with lots of opportunity for interaction and participation. Bring the whole clan and enjoy an energetic whistle-stop journey through jazz like no other! Originally curated by Serious London music producers. Performances of this project include at the London Jazz Festival, Sage Gateshead International Jazz Festival, Cleethorpes Jazz Festival and Hull Jazz Festival.

sagegateshead.com/seasons/gateshead-jazz-2020/

22.03.2020

Gateshead

  • Gateshead Jazz Festival
  • free
  • 8pm

ZOE GILBY ANDY CHAMPION VOICE AND DOUBLE BASS DUO

Zoë has teamed up with her husband, the innovative and powerful double bassist Andy Champion for a voice and double bass duo. This exceptional pairing create an electrifying soundscape in this beautifully integrated music. Breathing fresh life into the familiar as well as heading off to the unchartered. The well-honed duo know each other by heart. Their approach is bold, hypnotic and mesmerizing. Interacting and infiltrating one another’s sound. Removing the boundaries, exploring space and time with just voice and double bass. Inspired by the legendary Sheila Jordan, this exciting project has been taking audiences by storm throughout the UK and Europe and highlights her ingenuity in interpreting a lyric.

“the instinctive interplay between the two performers and the opportunity it gives Zoe Gilby to display her vocal improvisational skills and subtle lyrical interpretations of well-chosen songs and Andy Champion to foreground all the possibilities of his double bass.”

“a fantastic gig with both performers demonstrating their dexterous versatility with a great selection of songs, changing tempo and tone, improvising and embellishing at will. ”

sagegateshead.com/seasons/gateshead-jazz-2020/

29.03.2020

Leuven, Belgium

  • Leuven Jazz Festival
  • Free
  • 2pm

ZOE GILBY ANDY CHAMPION VOICE AND DOUBLE BASS DUO Zoë has teamed up with her husband, the innovative and powerful double bassist Andy Champion for a voice and double bass duo. This exceptional pairing create an electrifying soundscape in this beautifully integrated music. Breathing fresh life into the familiar as well as heading off to the unchartered. The well-honed duo know each other by heart. Their approach is bold, hypnotic and mesmerizing. Interacting and infiltrating one another’s sound. Removing the boundaries, exploring space and time with just voice and double bass. Inspired by the legendary Sheila Jordan, this exciting project has been taking audiences by storm throughout the UK and Europe and highlights her ingenuity in interpreting a lyric.

www.leuvenjazz.be/en/programme

01.04.2020

Jazz Cafe Newcastle

  • Afternoon Jazz Cafe Mezzanine
  • £3
  • 1pm

ZOE GILBY ANDY CHAMPION VOICE AND DOUBLE BASS DUO

Winner of Parliamentary Jazz Awards Jazz Vocalist Of The Year 2019
Zoë has teamed up with her husband, the innovative and powerful double bassist Andy Champion for a voice and double bass duo. This exceptional pairing create an electrifying soundscape in this beautifully integrated music. Breathing fresh life into the familiar as well as heading off to the unchartered. The well-honed duo know each other by heart. Their approach is bold, hypnotic and mesmerizing. Interacting and infiltrating one another’s sound. Removing the boundaries, exploring space and time with just voice and double bass. Inspired by the legendary Sheila Jordan, this exciting project has been taking audiences by storm throughout the UK and Europe and highlights her ingenuity in interpreting a lyric.

jazzcafe-newcastle.co.uk

23.04.2020

***AURORA ALBUM LAUNCH***

  • Gosforth Civic Theatre
  • £12/£10
  • 7:30pm

Co-promotion with Jazz North East

Zoë Gilby (Vocals) / Noel Dennis (Trumpet – Flugelhorn) / Andy Champion (Double Bass) / Mark Williams (Guitar) / Russ Morgan (Drums)
Vocalist and songwriter Zoë Gilby has teamed up with jazz trumpet / flugelhorn player Noel Dennis, double bassist Andy Champion, guitarist Mark Williams and drummer Russ Morgan for this exciting new project. “Aurora” Inspired by the compositions of Noel’s trumpet and flugelhorn hero, Tom Harrell. This melodic, sharply conceived music has been augmented with lyrical interpretations written by Zoë. Illustrating further Harrell’s intricate ideas and serene delivery. Tom Harrell is widely recognised as one of the most creative and dynamic jazz instrumentalists and composers of our time with a career spanning nearly 50 years. The innovative unparalleled harmonic and rhythmic sophistication within Tom Harrell’s writing will be performed and lyrically heightened by this stellar line up.

VENUE DETAILS

Gosforth Civic Theatre
Regent Farm Road, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3 3HD
Contact: 0191 284 3700 / info@gosforthcivictheatre.co.uk

TICKETS

Reflex CD (Nun Street – Newcastle) 0191 260 3246
www.seetickets.com / info@jazznortheast.com
Admission is generally possible through payment on the door subject to venue capacity / Advance booking may be subject to booking fees

Our concessionary rate is available to MU / NUS / OAP / Benefits

 

www.seetickets.com/event/zoe-gilby-aurora-quintet-album-launch-/gosforth-civic-theatre/1505638

02.05.2020

Lincoln

  • Terry O'Toole Theatre Lincoln Jazz Festival
  • TBA
  • 8pm

ZOE GILBY QUARTET

Zoë Gilby is a vocalist and songwriter, making a stunning impression on the music scene today. Her compelling original compositions are written with double bassist husband Andy Champion. A powerful collection of songs with a strong narrative. Supported by guitarist Mark Williams and drummer Richard Brown they deliver a commanding mix of musical sophistication and dramatic edge. An engaging repertoire of story telling and atmosphere, her stockpile of music also includes an adventurous blend of contemporary composers from Kate Bush to Pink Floyd and the sensitive treatment of jazz standards, completes this particular “story-book” Touring the UK and internationally, she continues to perform at prominent jazz festivals and venues.

terryotooletheatre.org.uk

08.05.2020

Stourbridge

  • Jazz at the Bonded Warehouse
  • £9/£5
  • 7:45pm

ZOE GILBY TRIO Zoë Gilby is a vocalist and songwriter, making a stunning impression on the music scene today. Her compelling original compositions are written with double bassist husband Andy Champion. A powerful collection of songs with a strong narrative. Supported by guitarist Mark Williams, they deliver a commanding mix of musical sophistication and dramatic edge. An engaging repertoire of story telling and atmosphere, her stockpile of music also includes an adventurous blend of contemporary composers from Kate Bush to Pink Floyd and the sensitive treatment of jazz standards, completes this particular “story-book” Touring the UK and internationally, she continues to perform at prominent jazz festivals and venues.

www.jazzbw.org.uk

09.05.2020

Helmsley

  • Helmsley Arts Centre
  • £13
  • 7:30pm

ZOE GILBY TRIO Zoë Gilby is a vocalist and songwriter, making a stunning impression on the music scene today. Her compelling original compositions are written with double bassist husband Andy Champion. A powerful collection of songs with a strong narrative. Supported by guitarist Mark Williams, they deliver a commanding mix of musical sophistication and dramatic edge. An engaging repertoire of story telling and atmosphere, her stockpile of music also includes an adventurous blend of contemporary composers from Kate Bush to Pink Floyd and the sensitive treatment of jazz standards, completes this particular “story-book” Touring the UK and internationally, she continues to perform at prominent jazz festivals and venues.

www.helmsleyarts.co.uk

14.05.2020

Cumbria

  • Highlights Rural Touring - Burgh by Sands Parish Hall
  • Adult - £10, Child - £6 , Concession - £6, Family - £25
  • 7:30pm

ZOE GILBY QUARTET 

Winner of Parliamentary Jazz Awards Jazz Vocalist Of The Year 2019

Zoë Gilby is a vocalist and songwriter, making a stunning impression on the music scene today. Her compelling original compositions are written with double bassist husband Andy Champion. A powerful collection of songs with a strong narrative. Supported by guitarist Mark Williams and drummer Russ Morgan they deliver a commanding mix of musical sophistication and dramatic edge. An engaging repertoire of story telling and atmosphere, her stockpile of music also includes an adventurous blend of contemporary composers from Kate Bush to Pink Floyd and the sensitive treatment of jazz standards, completes this particular “story-book” Touring the UK and internationally, she continues to perform at prominent jazz festivals and venues.

highlightsnorth.co.uk/event/zoe-gilbert-quartet/

15.05.2020

Cumbria

  • Highlights Rural Touring - Hallbankgate Village Hall
  • Adult - £9, Child - £5, Family - £25
  • 7:30pm

ZOE GILBY QUARTET 

Winner of Parliamentary Jazz Awards Jazz Vocalist Of The Year 2019

Zoë Gilby is a vocalist and songwriter, making a stunning impression on the music scene today. Her compelling original compositions are written with double bassist husband Andy Champion. A powerful collection of songs with a strong narrative. Supported by guitarist Mark Williams and drummer Russ Morgan they deliver a commanding mix of musical sophistication and dramatic edge. An engaging repertoire of story telling and atmosphere, her stockpile of music also includes an adventurous blend of contemporary composers from Kate Bush to Pink Floyd and the sensitive treatment of jazz standards, completes this particular “story-book” Touring the UK and internationally, she continues to perform at prominent jazz festivals and venues.

highlightsnorth.co.uk/event/zoe-gilbert-quartet/

16.05.2020

Upper Weardale

  • Highlights Rural Touring - Upper Weardale Town Hall
  • Adult - £10, Child - £6, Concession - £8
  • 7:30pm

ZOE GILBY QUARTET 

Winner of Parliamentary Jazz Awards Jazz Vocalist Of The Year 2019

Zoë Gilby is a vocalist and songwriter, making a stunning impression on the music scene today. Her compelling original compositions are written with double bassist husband Andy Champion. A powerful collection of songs with a strong narrative. Supported by guitarist Mark Williams and drummer Russ Morgan they deliver a commanding mix of musical sophistication and dramatic edge. An engaging repertoire of story telling and atmosphere, her stockpile of music also includes an adventurous blend of contemporary composers from Kate Bush to Pink Floyd and the sensitive treatment of jazz standards, completes this particular “story-book” Touring the UK and internationally, she continues to perform at prominent jazz festivals and venues.

highlightsnorth.co.uk/event/zoe-gilbert-quartet/

17.05.2020

Northumberland

  • Highlights Rural Touring - Hepscott Parish Hall
  • Adult - £11, Child - £4
  • 7:30pm

ZOE GILBY QUARTET 

Winner of Parliamentary Jazz Awards Jazz Vocalist Of The Year 2019

Zoë Gilby is a vocalist and songwriter, making a stunning impression on the music scene today. Her compelling original compositions are written with double bassist husband Andy Champion. A powerful collection of songs with a strong narrative. Supported by guitarist Mark Williams and drummer Russ Morgan they deliver a commanding mix of musical sophistication and dramatic edge. An engaging repertoire of story telling and atmosphere, her stockpile of music also includes an adventurous blend of contemporary composers from Kate Bush to Pink Floyd and the sensitive treatment of jazz standards, completes this particular “story-book” Touring the UK and internationally, she continues to perform at prominent jazz festivals and venues.

highlightsnorth.co.uk/event/zoe-gilbert-quartet/

25.05.2020

Lyme Regis

  • Jazz Jurassica
  • Jazz Brunch
  • 12:30pm

ZOE GILBY TRIO

 

Zoë Gilby is a vocalist and songwriter, making a stunning impression on the music scene today. Her compelling original compositions are written with double bassist husband Andy Champion. A powerful collection of songs with a strong narrative. Supported by pianist Paul Edis, they deliver a commanding mix of musical sophistication and dramatic edge. An engaging repertoire of story telling and atmosphere, her stockpile of music also includes an adventurous blend of contemporary composers from Kate Bush to Pink Floyd and the sensitive treatment of jazz standards, completes this particular “story-book” Touring the UK and internationally, she continues to perform at prominent jazz festivals and venues.

www.jazzjurassica.co.uk/

30.05.2020

Isle of Wight Jazz Festival

  • Isle of Wight Jazz Festival
  • TBA
  • 7:30pm

ZOE GILBY QUINTET

Winner of Parliamentary Jazz Awards Jazz Vocalist Of The Year 2019

Zoë Gilby is a vocalist and songwriter, making a stunning impression on the music scene today. Her compelling original compositions are written with double bassist husband Andy Champion. A powerful collection of songs with a strong narrative. Supported by saxophonist Harry Keeble, guitarist Mark Williams and drummer Abbie Finn they deliver a commanding mix of musical sophistication and dramatic edge. An engaging repertoire of story telling and atmosphere, her stockpile of music also includes an adventurous blend of contemporary composers from Kate Bush to Pink Floyd and the sensitive treatment of jazz standards, completes this particular “story-book” Touring the UK and internationally, she continues to perform at prominent jazz festivals and venues.

www.iwjazzweekend.co.uk

21.06.2020

Blaydon Jazz Club

  • Sunday Blaydon Jazz Club
  • £7
  • 7:30pm

ZOE GILBY QUARTET 

Winner of Parliamentary Jazz Awards Jazz Vocalist Of The Year 2019

Zoë Gilby is a vocalist and songwriter, making a stunning impression on the music scene today. Her compelling original compositions are written with double bassist husband Andy Champion. A powerful collection of songs with a strong narrative. Supported by guitarist Mark Williams and drummer Richard Brown they deliver a commanding mix of musical sophistication and dramatic edge. An engaging repertoire of story telling and atmosphere, her stockpile of music also includes an adventurous blend of contemporary composers from Kate Bush to Pink Floyd and the sensitive treatment of jazz standards, completes this particular “story-book” Touring the UK and internationally, she continues to perform at prominent jazz festivals and venues.

www.blaydonjazzclub.co.uk/

26.06.2020

Orpington

  • All That Jazz Festival
  • TBA
  • 9pm

ZOE GILBY QUARTET Zoë Gilby is a vocalist and songwriter, making a stunning impression on the music scene today. Her compelling original compositions are written with double bassist husband Andy Champion. A powerful collection of songs with a strong narrative. Supported by guitarist Mark Williams and drummer Richard Brown they deliver a commanding mix of musical sophistication and dramatic edge. An engaging repertoire of story telling and atmosphere, her stockpile of music also includes an adventurous blend of contemporary composers from Kate Bush to Pink Floyd and the sensitive treatment of jazz standards, completes this particular “story-book” Touring the UK and internationally, she continues to perform at prominent jazz festivals and venues.

www.naturistfoundation.org

04.07.2020

Oxford

  • Oxford Festival Of The Arts
  • TBA
  • TBA

ZOE GILBY ANDY CHAMPION VOICE AND DOUBLE BASS DUO

Winner of Parliamentary Jazz Awards Jazz Vocalist Of The Year 2019
Zoë has teamed up with her husband, the innovative and powerful double bassist Andy Champion for a voice and double bass duo. This exceptional pairing create an electrifying soundscape in this beautifully integrated music. Breathing fresh life into the familiar as well as heading off to the unchartered. The well-honed duo know each other by heart. Their approach is bold, hypnotic and mesmerizing. Interacting and infiltrating one another’s sound. Removing the boundaries, exploring space and time with just voice and double bass. Inspired by the legendary Sheila Jordan, this exciting project has been taking audiences by storm throughout the UK and Europe and highlights her ingenuity in interpreting a lyric.

“the instinctive interplay between the two performers and the opportunity it gives Zoe Gilby to display her vocal improvisational skills and subtle lyrical interpretations of well-chosen songs and Andy Champion to foreground all the possibilities of his double bass.”

www.artsfestivaloxford.org

07.07.2020

Tewkesbury

  • The Roses Theatre, Eric's Bar
  • £15
  • 8:30pm

ZOE GILBY ANDY CHAMPION VOICE AND DOUBLE BASS DUO Zoë has teamed up with her husband, the innovative and powerful double bassist Andy Champion for a voice and double bass duo. This exceptional pairing create an electrifying soundscape in this beautifully integrated music. Breathing fresh life into the familiar as well as heading off to the unchartered. The well-honed duo know each other by heart. Their approach is bold, hypnotic and mesmerizing. Interacting and infiltrating one another’s sound. Removing the boundaries, exploring space and time with just voice and double bass. Inspired by the legendary Sheila Jordan, this exciting project has been taking audiences by storm throughout the UK and Europe and highlights her ingenuity in interpreting a lyric.

www.rosestheatre.org/events/entry/zoe-gilby-andy-champion#.Xc106C10ei4

08.07.2020

Nottingham

  • Peggy's Skylight
  • TBA
  • 8pm

ZOE GILBY ANDY CHAMPION VOICE AND DOUBLE BASS DUO Zoë has teamed up with her husband, the innovative and powerful double bassist Andy Champion for a voice and double bass duo. This exceptional pairing create an electrifying soundscape in this beautifully integrated music. Breathing fresh life into the familiar as well as heading off to the unchartered. The well-honed duo know each other by heart. Their approach is bold, hypnotic and mesmerizing. Interacting and infiltrating one another’s sound. Removing the boundaries, exploring space and time with just voice and double bass. Inspired by the legendary Sheila Jordan, this exciting project has been taking audiences by storm throughout the UK and Europe and highlights her ingenuity in interpreting a lyric.

www.peggysskylight.co.uk

17.07.2020

Bishop Auckland

  • Bishop Auckland Town Hall - Lunchtime Jazz Series
  • £5
  • 1pm-2pm

ZOE GILBY TRIO

Winner of Parliamentary Jazz Awards Jazz Vocalist Of The Year 2019

Zoë Gilby is a vocalist and songwriter, making a stunning impression on the music scene today. Her compelling original compositions are written with double bassist husband Andy Champion. A powerful collection of songs with a strong narrative. Supported by guitarist Mark Williams, they deliver a commanding mix of musical sophistication and dramatic edge. An engaging repertoire of story telling and atmosphere, her stockpile of music also includes an adventurous blend of contemporary composers from Kate Bush to Pink Floyd and the sensitive treatment of jazz standards, completes this particular “story-book” Touring the UK and internationally, she continues to perform at prominent jazz festivals and venues.

www.facebook.com/pg/BishopAucklandJazz

26.07.2020

Edinburgh

  • Whighams Jazz Club
  • free
  • 7:30pm

Guest vocals with house trio plus jam session

whighams.com/live-music/

05.08.2020

Jazz at The Lescar

  • Sheffield
  • £8/£5
  • Doors 8:15pm Music 8:45pm

AURORA

Winner of Parliamentary Jazz Awards Jazz Vocalist Of The Year 2019

Vocalist and songwriter Zoë Gilby has teamed up with jazz trumpet/flugelhorn player Noel Dennis, double bassist Andy Champion, guitarist Mark Williams and drummer Russ Morgan for this exciting new project. “Aurora” Inspired by the compositions of Noel’s trumpet and flugelhorn hero, Tom Harrell. This melodic, sharply conceived music has been augmented with lyrical interpretations written by Zoë. Illustrating further Harrell’s intricate ideas and serene delivery. Tom Harrell is widely recognized as one of the most creative and dynamic jazz instrumentalists and composers of our time with a career spanning nearly 50 years. The innovative unparalleled harmonic and rhythmic sophistication within Tom Harrell’s writing will be performed and lyrically heightened by this stellar line up.

www.jazzatthelescar.com/

13.08.2020

Ilkley Jazz Festival

  • Quinta
  • TBS
  • 7pm

ZOE GILBY ANDY CHAMPION VOICE AND DOUBLE BASS DUO

Winner of Parliamentary Jazz Awards Jazz Vocalist Of The Year 2019
Zoë has teamed up with her husband, the innovative and powerful double bassist Andy Champion for a voice and double bass duo. This exceptional pairing create an electrifying soundscape in this beautifully integrated music. Breathing fresh life into the familiar as well as heading off to the unchartered. The well-honed duo know each other by heart. Their approach is bold, hypnotic and mesmerizing. Interacting and infiltrating one another’s sound. Removing the boundaries, exploring space and time with just voice and double bass. Inspired by the legendary Sheila Jordan, this exciting project has been taking audiences by storm throughout the UK and Europe and highlights her ingenuity in interpreting a lyric.

ilkleyjazzfest.blogspot.com

20.08.2020

Chesterfield Jazz Club

  • Chesterfield
  • £10
  • 7:30pm

Guest vocals with the outstanding house trio featuring Wendy Kirkland – Piano & Pat Sprakes – Bass.
Chesterfield Jazz Club Since 2012, we have been bringing the best of the UK’s players to Chesterfield, and promoting and supporting up and coming artists UK-wide.

chesterfieldjazz.wordpress.com/about/

29.08.2020

Congleton

  • Congleton Jazz and Blues Festival
  • TBA
  • TBA

ZOE GILBY ANDY CHAMPION VOICE AND DOUBLE BASS DUO

Zoë has teamed up with her husband, the innovative and powerful double bassist Andy Champion for a voice and double bass duo. This exceptional pairing create an electrifying soundscape in this beautifully integrated music. Breathing fresh life into the familiar as well as heading off to the unchartered. The well-honed duo know each other by heart. Their approach is bold, hypnotic and mesmerizing. Interacting and infiltrating one another’s sound. Removing the boundaries, exploring space and time with just voice and double bass. Inspired by the legendary Sheila Jordan, this exciting project has been taking audiences by storm throughout the UK and Europe and highlights her ingenuity in interpreting a lyric.

“the instinctive interplay between the two performers and the opportunity it gives Zoe Gilby to display her vocal improvisational skills and subtle lyrical interpretations of well-chosen songs and Andy Champion to foreground all the possibilities of his double bass.”

www.congletonjazzandblues.co.uk

25.09.2020

Durham

  • Gala Theatre
  • £6
  • 1pm-2pm

ZOE GILBY QUARTET 

Winner of Parliamentary Jazz Awards Jazz Vocalist Of The Year 2019

Zoë Gilby is a vocalist and songwriter, making a stunning impression on the music scene today. Her compelling original compositions are written with double bassist husband Andy Champion. A powerful collection of songs with a strong narrative. Supported by guitarist Mark Williams and drummer Richard Brown they deliver a commanding mix of musical sophistication and dramatic edge. An engaging repertoire of story telling and atmosphere, her stockpile of music also includes an adventurous blend of contemporary composers from Kate Bush to Pink Floyd and the sensitive treatment of jazz standards, completes this particular “story-book” Touring the UK and internationally, she continues to perform at prominent jazz festivals and venues.

 

www.galadurham.co.uk/

26.09.2020

Scarborough Jazz Festival

  • Scarborough Spa
  • TBA
  • 8:45pm-10pm

AURORA

Winner of Parliamentary Jazz Awards Jazz Vocalist Of The Year 2019

Vocalist and songwriter Zoë Gilby has teamed up with jazz trumpet/flugelhorn player Noel Dennis, double bassist Andy Champion, guitarist Mark Williams and drummer Russ Morgan for this exciting new project. “Aurora” Inspired by the compositions of Noel’s trumpet and flugelhorn hero, Tom Harrell. This melodic, sharply conceived music has been augmented with lyrical interpretations written by Zoë. Illustrating further Harrell’s intricate ideas and serene delivery. Tom Harrell is widely recognized as one of the most creative and dynamic jazz instrumentalists and composers of our time with a career spanning nearly 50 years. The innovative unparalleled harmonic and rhythmic sophistication within Tom Harrell’s writing will be performed and lyrically heightened by this stellar line up.

www.scarboroughspa.co.uk/event/scarborough-jazz-festival-2020

14.10.2020

Porthcawl

  • The Grand Pavilion - Jazz at The Stage Door
  • £8.00 (£8.50)
  • 8pm

ZOE GILBY TRIO

Winner of Parliamentary Jazz Awards Jazz Vocalist Of The Year 2019

Zoë Gilby is a vocalist and songwriter, making a stunning impression on the music scene today. Her compelling original compositions are written with double bassist husband Andy Champion. A powerful collection of songs with a strong narrative. Supported by guitarist Mark Williams and drummer Richard Brown they deliver a commanding mix of musical sophistication and dramatic edge. An engaging repertoire of story telling and atmosphere, her stockpile of music also includes an adventurous blend of contemporary composers from Kate Bush to Pink Floyd and the sensitive treatment of jazz standards, completes this particular “story-book” Touring the UK and internationally, she continues to perform at prominent jazz festivals and venues.

www.grandpavilion.co.uk/

15.10.2020

Abergavenny

  • Wall-2-Wall Jazz Festival
  • Festival Dinner
  • TBA

ZOE GILBY TRIO

Winner of Parliamentary Jazz Awards Jazz Vocalist Of The Year 2019

Zoë Gilby is a vocalist and songwriter, making a stunning impression on the music scene today. Her compelling original compositions are written with double bassist husband Andy Champion. A powerful collection of songs with a strong narrative. Supported by guitarist Mark Williams and drummer Richard Brown they deliver a commanding mix of musical sophistication and dramatic edge. An engaging repertoire of story telling and atmosphere, her stockpile of music also includes an adventurous blend of contemporary composers from Kate Bush to Pink Floyd and the sensitive treatment of jazz standards, completes this particular “story-book” Touring the UK and internationally, she continues to perform at prominent jazz festivals and venues.

blackmountainjazz.co.uk/wall2wall-jazz-festival/