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Saturday 17th March 2018
Workshop 2pm - 5pm
Holy Trinity Church, High Street, Guildford GU1 3HN

GSMF Jazz Day
in partnership with
Guildford Jazz Logo

Jazz Vocal Workshop with Pete Churchill

A unique opportunity to take part in an afternoon workshop & evening performance with Pete Churchill, Director of the London Vocal Project. All welcome!

Pete Churchill
Come And Sing Flyer

Acclaimed jazz vocalist, pianist and inspirational educator, Pete Churchill is Professor of Jazz Composition at the Royal Academy of Music and runs the Jazz Choir at Trinity College of Music as well as directing the London Jazz Vocal Project. Pete has been a member of both Kenny Wheeler’s and Abdullah Ibrahim’s vocal projects, travelled extensively as Mark Murphy’s accompanist and has collaborated with, amongst others, Norma Winstone, Stan Sulzmann, John Taylor, Cleveland Watkiss, Julian Arguelles, Bobby Wellins and Tina May. He has also released several critically acclaimed jazz albums under his own name.

Guildford Spring Music Festival and Guildford Jazz are delighted to be able to offer this opportunity to take part in a vocal workshop and concert with one of the country's finest educator/composer/jazz musician/choral experts.

The workshop will take place in the afternoon in the beautiful acoustics of Holy Trinity Church and as a choir you will have the opportunity to perform the pieces you have rehearsed as part the evening's public concert.

The workshop is open to all and no previous jazz experience is required. To sign up for the workshop or for more information please email jazz@gsmf.org.uk or visit www.gsmf.org.uk. A booking fee of £5 is payable by cheque or cash on the day. Please note that places are limited and early booking is advised.

The evening concert will also feature music from Pete Churchill's Quartet, with the acclaimed jazz saxophonist Julian Nicholas. Tickets for the concert are £18 and will be available from the Guildford Tourist Information Office.