Ian Shaw with Steve Taylor Trio
In his own inimitable style, Ian Shaw sings his take on Bacharach to Leonard Cohen, Elton John to Jimmy Webb. Backed by drummer/arranger and long-time collaborator Steve Taylor's Trio featuring rising stars Matt Carter (piano) and Jonny Wickham (double bass) Described as “Incomparable” by Jamie Cullum, Ian Shaw sings his take on Bacharach to Leonard Cohen, Elton John to Jimmy Webb to the Blues.. in his own dazzling inimitable style backed by drummer/arranger & long time collaborator Steve Taylor's Trio featuring rising stars– Matt Carter -Piano // Jonny Wickham – Double Bass.
Prodigiously gifted singer-songwriter and virtuoso guitarist, Rosie Frater-Taylor, also guests with
Ian in this special show “One to Watch 2020” Jazzwise magazine Multi-award winner 'best jazz vocalist' - BBC Jazz Awards 2007 and 2004 and Parliamentary Jazz Awards 2018, alongside nominations from the Jazz FM Awards 2013 and Downbeat Magazine 2017 - Ian Shaw has amassed a number of highly acclaimed internationally released albums and is a popular performer both in the UK and the US. He has been cited, along with Mark Murphy and Kurt Elling, as one of the world’s finest male jazz vocalists.
Drummer, composer, producer & Big Band leader Steve Taylor has shared the stage with Omar, Mica Paris, Claire Martin, Nitin Sawhney & was the first to tribute the legendary Buddy Rich at Ronnie Scott’s with Steve Taylor Big Band Explosion. Equally at home in a Big Band or small band, Steve's eclectic tastes, delicate touch & sheer power when called on, are
"A sight & sound for sore eyes & ears" Rhythm magazine
"Awesome..Absolutely fantastic" BBC Radio 2 -Clare Teal show
“World Class” Time Out
"A technician who grooves" Rhythm magazine
“North London has never sounded so good” “Ziggy’s Gets it right” Mica Paris