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Dan Gulino

Bass

Bass

Dan Johnson

A key member of Derby's music community Dan plays great jazz guitar in Gary Reader's band Mojo and in a duo with Dan Martin. He's also Managing Director of Foulds the music store on Irongate.

A key member of Derby's music community Dan plays great jazz guitar in Gary Reader's band Mojo and in a duo with Dan Martin. He's also Managing...

Dan Kasimir

Bass player studied at Trinity and playing with Clark Tracey's quintet

Bass player studied at Trinity and playing with Clark Tracey's quintet


  https://www.facebook.com/daniel.casimir.9

Dan Martin

A jazz guitarist from Derby who plays with Dan Johnson and guests with SoulDeep Fusion Trio

A jazz guitarist from Derby who plays with Dan Johnson and guests with SoulDeep Fusion Trio

Dan Nicholls

Dan Nicholls is a keyboardist, reeds player, composer and producer, also working with video and animation. His music is inspired by prevalent issues in society: exploring environment, experience and identity, as well as the use of various forms of media for political and social influence. Dan has studied Indian classical music, worked with dance, and produced projects with film and visual art. He has performed at music festivals in...

Dan Nicholls is a keyboardist, reeds player, composer and producer, also working with video and animation. His music is inspired by prevalent...

Daniel Casimir

Daniel Casimir is an electric and upright bassist based in London. He has recently graduated from Birmingham Conservatoire where he received a First for his performance, studying with Mark Hodgson and Arnie Somogyi. During his time at Birmingham Conservatoire, Daniel was taught by legendary Miles Davis’ Bassist Dave Holland and has played with Grammy nominated saxophonist Chris Potter. He has performed in several jazz festivals includin...

Daniel Casimir is an electric and upright bassist based in London. He has recently graduated from Birmingham Conservatoire where he received a...

Darius Brubeck

Darius Brubeck is an American jazz keyboardist and educator. He is the son of jazz legend Dave Brubeck. He spent many years in Durban, South Africa, as a professor and head of the Centre for Jazz and Popular Music at the University of Natal.Darius Brubeck, while known for representing his father’s musical legacy, is a significant jazz composer and performer in his own right.

Darius Brubeck is an American jazz keyboardist and educator. He is the son of jazz legend Dave Brubeck. He spent many years in Durban, South Africa...


  http://www.dariusbrubeck.com

Dave Chamberlain

Bass player and guitarist based in London

Bass player and guitarist based in London


  http://www.davechamberlain.biz

Dave De Rose

Dave De Rose is a Sound Artist, mostly well known for his Drumming. He is a Producer, Composer, Sound Engineer and Multi-Instrumentalist with 8 self released records in his own name. Dave performs live, co-writes & co-produces recordings with projects he is a core member of: Electric Jalaba, Flying Ibex, Embla, Gufo, Vula Viel, Gnawa Blues All Stars and most recently modern Cypriot rembetika's Trio Tekke. Other Artists he has worked with...

Dave De Rose is a Sound Artist, mostly well known for his Drumming. He is a Producer, Composer, Sound Engineer and Multi-Instrumentalist with 8...

Dave Green

Double Bass

Double Bass

Dave Hamblett

Dave Hamblett is a musician based in London working extensively across the UK’s creative jazz and original music scenes, combining his formidable skills as a first-call drummer with his reputation as a composer of powerful and original contemporary, improvised music.  Hamblett’s performances display a deep understanding of a multitude of genres and he shows a maturity in both his drumming and composing...

Dave Hamblett is a musician based in London working extensively across the UK’s creative jazz and original music...

Dave Jones

Bass

Bass

Dave Kane

Composer/ Bassist Dave Kane was born in a small town called Bangor in County Down in Northern Ireland. At age 16 he bought an electric bass guitar from a catholic priest for 50 pounds, and began moving his fingers up and down the ‘ E ‘ string in local punk and alternative bands. With aspirations of eventually playing on the other 3 strings of the bass, Kane began studying music at a local college with the internationally acclaimed composer...

Composer/ Bassist Dave Kane was born in a small town called Bangor in County Down in Northern Ireland. At age 16 he bought an electric bass guitar...

Dave Lewis

Dave Lewis is an American saxophonist , resident in the UK. A consummate, passionate performer who is well respected in the fields of Jazz/Dance/Soul & Rock. Dave has toured and recorded throughout the States, Europe and Japan, and has made numerous TV, Radio and Video appearances. Since living in the UK he’s worked with John Martyn, Bryan Ferry, Tommy Chase, John Mayall, Lamont Dozier and Eric Clapton amongst many others. Daveâ€..

Dave Lewis is an American saxophonist , resident in the UK. A consummate, passionate performer who is well respected in the fields of Jazz/Dance/S...


  http://www.davelewis1up.com/

Dave Manington

Bassist and composer Dave Manington is one of the mainstays of the London jazz scene, a founder member of the Loop Collective, he has played with many of the pre-eminent jazz musicians in the UK and Europe including Julian Arguelles, Marius Neset, Gwilym Simcock, Mark Lockheart, Tim Garland, Iain Ballamy, Gwyneth Herbert, Michael Garrick, Pete Wareham, Pete King, Martin Speake, Alan Barnes, Tim Whitehead, Salena Jones, Roberto Pla, Tina May...

Bassist and composer Dave Manington is one of the mainstays of the London jazz scene, a founder member of the Loop Collective, he has played with...


  http://davemanington.com/

Dave Mannington

Bassist and composer Dave Manington is one of the mainstays of the London jazz scene – a founder member of the Loop Collective he has played with the likes of Mark Lockheart, Tim Garland, Iain Ballamy, Pete Wareham, Gwilym Simcock and Martin Speake. His two albums Headrush and Hullabaloo (Loop Records) have brought much critical acclaim. He is also a founder member of the much respected e17 jazz collective and is currently writing new...

Bassist and composer Dave Manington is one of the mainstays of the London jazz scene – a founder member of the Loop Collective he has played...

Dave Newton

One of the world’s greatest “mainstream†pianists Dave Newton grew up in Renfrewshire, Scotland, with a a musical upbringing and the piano trio sound of Peterson, Tatum or Garner an ever-present feature in the Newton household. After graduating from Leeds College of Music in 1979 David Newton freelanced around Yorkshire and eventually became a resident musician at the Stephen Joseph Theatre in Scarborough for two and a half...

One of the world’s greatest “mainstream†pianists Dave Newton grew up in Renfrewshire, Scotland, with a a musical upbringing and...

Dave O'Higgins

Born Birmingham 1 September 1964 Brought up in Derbyshire Learnt drums and piano as a child Began working as a drummer aged 11 backing cabaret acts at the Derby Engineers’ Club and doing weekend function gigs with the Gerry Foster Band Aged 15 bought a saxophone and began trying to learn Wilton Felder’s solo on Street Life by the Crusaders with Randy Crawford Played several gigs for Derby Jazz as a teenager. 1983 Moved to...

Born Birmingham 1 September 1964 Brought up in Derbyshire Learnt drums and piano as a child Began working as a drummer aged 11 backing cabaret...

Dave Smith

Dave Smith began drumming as a hobby when he was thirteen years old. Now, at age twenty eight he is still enjoying each and every aspect of both performing and learning the drums. Dave's influences range from legendary Jazz drummers Joe Morello and Gene Krupa through to: John Bonham, Mitch Mitchell, Mike Portnoy, John Densmore, Karl Brazil and Neil Peart. All have influenced him greatly throughout his life. Other performers and writers to have...

Dave Smith began drumming as a hobby when he was thirteen years old. Now, at age twenty eight he is still enjoying each and every aspect of both...


  http://www.davesmithdrummer.co.uk

Dave Storey

Dave studied at the Royal Academy of Music with many influential drummers such as Gene Calderazzo, Martin France, Jeff Williams and Jim Hart. This led him on to record and gig with many of the UK's top jazz artists, including pianist Ivo Neame, Chris Batchelor, Hannes Riepler and  guitarist Mike Outram. He also plays in some of the finest up-and-coming groups, regularly performing at top UK venue's such as Ronnie Scott's...

Dave studied at the Royal Academy of Music with many influential drummers such as Gene Calderazzo, Martin France, Jeff Williams and Jim Hart. Th...

Dave Storey

Drums with Tom Barford quartet

Drums with Tom Barford quartet

Dave Walsh

Dave Walsh is a busy working drummer in the UK, working at the conservatoire as Principal Lecturer Specialist Study: Jazz. He works in many different genres such as being the drummer for singer/songwriter Tom McRae and has completed four tours of Europe in 2010/11 & 2015 and several international music festivals including “The Dranouter Festival†in Belgium, “Rock Altitude†in Switzerland and Les Ardentes festival in...

Dave Walsh is a busy working drummer in the UK, working at the conservatoire as Principal Lecturer Specialist Study: Jazz. He works in many...

Dave Whitford

Born in Cornwall in 1973 Dave discovered a passion for music while in secondary school. He started playing the bass guitar aged 13 and very soon became involved in the school band, Cornwall Youth Jazz Orchestra and although still very young in numerous professional situations including music theatre, swing, funk and reggae bands. In 1993 aged 20 Dave moved to London to study music at Middlesex University where he began playing the double...

Born in Cornwall in 1973 Dave discovered a passion for music while in secondary school. He started playing the bass guitar aged 13 and very soon...

David Anderson

Loughborough based David Anderson spent several years drumming with Diesel Park West. Before that he'd worked with Barry White and Heather Small. He currently runs drumming workshops in several communities and schools.

Loughborough based David Anderson spent several years drumming with Diesel Park West. Before that he'd worked with Barry White and Heather Small. H...

David Austin Grey

David Austin Grey is a UK based pianist, composer and educator. Having studied music at The University of Birmingham and Birmingham Conservatoire (studying with such musicians as Hans Koller, Liam Noble & Mike Williams), David is currently working with Hansu-Tori and freelancing throughout the UK. In early 2013 David was able to work, perform and collaborate with the founding members of the grammy winning, high-energy American based band...

David Austin Grey is a UK based pianist, composer and educator. Having studied music at The University of Birmingham and Birmingham Conservatoire...

David Lyttle

drums

drums

David Newton

Pianist David Newton is, in Matt Skelton’s words, 'one of our nation’s treasured pianists'. The man has a lovely touch; that is for certain. Scottish-born and educated at the Leeds College of Music, Newton’s recording career had begun in 1985 with Buddy De Franco and Martin Taylor and his first solo album was released in 1988. He’s been the accompanist of choice for vocal royalty for years, and it’s easy to hear why: Newton’...

Pianist David Newton is, in Matt Skelton’s words, 'one of our nation’s treasured pianists'. The man has a lovely touch; that is for certain...


  http://www.linnrecords.com/artist-david-newton.aspx

David Preston

David has recorded and/or performed live with Melody Gardot, Martin Taylor, Curtis Stigers, Jesse Harris, Kate Earl, Paul Stacey, Peter Ind, Zhenya Strigalev, Charlotte Church, Ayanna Witter Johnson, Riz MC and UK beat-boxing star Shlomo. In 2013 he joined former Nucleus / Loose Tubes saxophonist Tim Whitehead's Homemade Orchestra playing a 60 date UK tour featuring the Poet, Novelist and British Children's Laureate Michael Rosen and...

David has recorded and/or performed live with Melody Gardot, Martin Taylor, Curtis Stigers, Jesse Harris, Kate Earl, Paul Stacey, Peter Ind, Zhenya...


  http://www.prestonglasgowlowe.com

Dean Masser

Dean Masser is a jazz saxophonist, composer and educator. After graduating from Leeds College of Music he became a member of the Jack Parnell Quartet, which recorded a live album during a week-long stint at Ronnie Scott's. Since then, Dean has played alongside many of the leading names in British jazz at numerous venues and festivals. He has many television and radio appearances to his credit, and released his first album as leader in 20...

Dean Masser is a jazz saxophonist, composer and educator. After graduating from Leeds College of Music he became a member of the Jack Parnell...


  http://www.deanmasser.co.uk/

Decosta Boyce

Guitar/ Vocals

Guitar/ Vocals

Dee Byrne

Dee Byrne is a saxophonist, composer and improviser based in London. An active figure in the UK creative scene and beyond, Dee is involved in various original jazz and improvising ensembles, notably her own quintet Entropi, electronics duo, Deemer and Cath Roberts‘ large ensemble Favourite Animals. She is establishing herself as a unique voice placing a value on authenticity, communication and depth of sound.

Dee Byrne is a saxophonist, composer and improviser based in London. An active figure in the UK creative scene and beyond, Dee is involved in...


  https://deebyrnemusic.com/

Deelee Dubee

‘A beguiling soulfulness’ ~Jazz Times, Jan/Feb 2017  Winner of the 2016 Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition, Deelee Dubé (pronounced Doo-bay, accented “é”) is a one of the most gifted vocalists to have emerged from the London scene in many years. Embodying a stellar African musical lineage, the eclectic tastes of...

‘A beguiling soulfulness’ ~Jazz Times, Jan/Feb 2017  Winner of the 2016 Sarah Vaughan Internatio...


  http://www.deeleedube.com/

Deidre Cartwright

Born and brought up in London Deirdre Cartwright bought her first electric guitar when she was fourteen; however she had to keep her ambition to play in a band a secret from the nuns at her convent school. Mainly self-taught, she discovered the sounds of blues and jazz, and from the age of 17, began to play with a variety of bands from rock to big band jazz. She signed to EMI records with manager Harvey Goldsmith with her group Tour de...

Born and brought up in London Deirdre Cartwright bought her first electric guitar when she was fourteen; however she had to keep her ambition to...


  http://www.deirdrecartwright.com/about/biography

DEMI GARCIA

Originally from Barcelona, Demi moved to London in 1999 to pursue his ambition of becoming a professional musician. Since graduating from the London College of Music he works full time as a freelance percussionist and drummer, specialising in Flamenco music, Jazz, Latin and Arabic music. He performs with great musicians and bands such as Alec Dankworth, Nicolas Meier, Kuljit Bhamra, Jorge Bravo, La Tipica, Melange and many others.

Originally from Barcelona, Demi moved to London in 1999 to pursue his ambition of becoming a professional musician. Since graduating from the...

Dennis Rollins

Born in1964 in Birmingham. Trombonist Dennis Rollins was encouraged into music by his Jamaican-born parents and by his trombonist brother, Winston Rollins, Dennis also took up the trombone. Although his early listening was funk, by his early teens he was listening to and playing jazz. As he developed his own style, the two forms came together and coalesced in a distinctively exciting and earthy manner. His primary jazz trombone influences were...

Born in1964 in Birmingham. Trombonist Dennis Rollins was encouraged into music by his Jamaican-born parents and by his trombonist brother, Winston...

Denny Illet

Denny Ilett is a virtuoso British guitarist and a talented writer/arranger, who has honed his chops not on the UK scene but rather by playing and touring with some of New Orleans finest including Lillian Boutte and members of such notable bands as The Meters, Dr John and the Harry Connick Jnr Big Band. As a guitarist, Ilett’s influences are diverse. Elements of T-Bone, Django, Wes, Scofield even a bit of Jimi, but ultimately he sounds...

Denny Ilett is a virtuoso British guitarist and a talented writer/arranger, who has honed his chops not on the UK scene but rather by playing and...

Dewa Budjana

Though the Indonesian public may best know him as the guitarist of Gigi, Dewa Budjana already had an illustrious music career long before he helped co-found one of Indonesia’s most beloved pop rock bands in 1994. Born in Waikabubak, West Sumba on August 30th 1963, I Dewa Gede Budjana first fell in love with the guitar at the age of 11 after hearing construction workers play the instrument during breaks near his parents’ house in...

Though the Indonesian public may best know him as the guitarist of Gigi, Dewa Budjana already had an illustrious music career long before he helped...


  http://www.dewabudjana.com/

Diane McLoughlin

Sax player

Sax player

Digby Fairweather

Digby became a fulltime jazzman in l977 after twelve years as a qualified librarian in Southend-on-Sea. From l973 he worked his way up as a part-timer through established bands including Hugh Rainey, Eggy Ley, Eric Silk, Keith Nichols, Ron Russell and Lennie Hastings and deputized regularly for Alex Welsh, recording his first album with Welsh's band in l974.

Digby became a fulltime jazzman in l977 after twelve years as a qualified librarian in Southend-on-Sea. From l973 he worked his way up as a part-ti...


  http://www.digbyfairweather.com

Dominic Galea

Dominic Galea developed a taste for jazz music from an early age. He studied jazz piano with his father Sammy and later in London with jazz pianist/composer Stan Tracey O.B.E. Dominic furthered his studies in composition with Maestro Pawlu Grech. Since 1983 Galea participated and won various awards in festivals both locally and abroad namely: Slovakkia, Egypt, Australia, and Italy amongst others. He also won the Best Composer Award at the...

Dominic Galea developed a taste for jazz music from an early age. He studied jazz piano with his father Sammy and later in London with jazz pianist...


  http://dominicgalea.com/bio.htm

Dominic Ingham

Violin

Violin

Drew Gress

Bassist/composer Drew Gress performs extensively with artists on the cutting edge of contemporary improvised music. His latest project-The Irrational Numbers (Premonition), features DrewԳ original compositions for quintet. Earlier releases include the critically-acclaimed 7 Black Butterflies (2005), Spin & Drift (2001), and Heyday (1997). Future projects include a new quintet project, a solo bass recording, and an electronics projectȳoon...

Bassist/composer Drew Gress performs extensively with artists on the cutting edge of contemporary improvised music. His latest project-The Irration...


  http://www.drewgress.com/drew.html

Dudley Phillips

Playing both double and electric bass, Dudley Phillips is a creative musician and composer based in London.  Working in the fields of contemporary songwriting, jazz and folk/world music, he plays and records with artists from all over the world, both in the UK and abroad, including Canada, Kenya, Japan, Brazil, Spain, France, Italy, Norway and the USA in addition to the United Kingdom.  Amongst the many he has...

Playing both double and electric bass, Dudley Phillips is a creative musician and composer based in London.  Working in the fields of...


  http://www.dudleyphillips.com/

Dylan Bates

Dylan Bates plays violin in a wide variety of bands, notably Waiting on Dwarfs, Bitten by a Monkey, Nigel Burch and the Flea-Pit Orchestra, Human, Alexander Hawkins Ensemble, Empty Boat, and the Charming Transport Band.

Dylan Bates plays violin in a wide variety of bands, notably Waiting on Dwarfs, Bitten by a Monkey, Nigel Burch and the Flea-Pit Orchestra, Human...

Dylan Howe

Dylan Howe is a British drummer best known for leading his quintet and other jazz groups since 2002 and his tenures with Ian Dury and the Blockheads, Steve Howe and Wilko Johnson, coupled with extensive session work since 1990, playing with Nick Cave, Damon Albarn, Ray Davies, Paul McCartney, David Gilmour, Beth Gibbons, Gabrielle, Hugh Cornwell and Andy Sheppard amongst many others. Recently Dylan played on the no.1 album Going Back Home...

Dylan Howe is a British drummer best known for leading his quintet and other jazz groups since 2002 and his tenures with Ian Dury and the Blockhead...


  http://dylanhowe.com/

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