Join multi award-winning jazz singer, pianist, actor, comedian and broadcaster, Ian Shaw, in concert and in conversation, at this exclusive solo show. He is join by the presenter, producer and DJ, Mike Vitti, and you, the audience.
One of the most distinctive, original and creative jazz singers that the UK has produced, Ian Shaw is also a talented pianist, songwriter, actor, presenter and record producer. Twice voted “Best Jazz Vocalist” at the prestigious BBC Jazz Awards, the recorded output of the London based singer and consummate showman includes three US releases.
His solo shows and performances with his regular piano trio become ever more popular but he is also much in demand as the featured soloist with big bands and orchestras both in the UK and internationally. Over the years he has collaborated with the likes of Quincy Jones, Van Morrison, Georgie Fame, Cleo Laine, Kenny Wheeler, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Nigel Kennedy, Kurt Elling and The Who’s Pete Townsend and has toured with Abdullah Ibrahim, The Boston Pops and Cedar Walton.
A regular headline draw at London's iconic Ronnie Scott's (he presents their worldwide radio show also), Shaw has toured the US and Canada many times as well as across Europe, and more recently performed in Australia and the Far East also.
A visionary programme maker, broadcast consultant, producer, writer, broadcaster, re-mixer, DJ, radio presenter and voice-over artist, Mike Vitti is passionate about music and broadcasting.
Mike can be heard on a multitude of radio stations around the world every week. As a radio presenter and music broadcaster, his ability to engage with audiences on-air and on-line has proven hugely successful. As an In-Demand DJ, Mike performs at a host of venues, events and festivals across the UK and abroad. Michael also consults on many varied radio projects for the BBC and for independent stations.