Nick Costley-White Trio
During their 3-year residency at the Dishoom in Kensington, the Nick Costley-White Trio has honed their intuitive and fluid approach to the jazz canon - expect impressionistic harmonies, lyrical melodies and adventurous improvisations!
Nick Costley-White (guitar & compositions)
Conor Chaplin (double bass)
Shane Forbes (drums)
Nick has built a reputation over the last 10 years as one of the UK’s most accomplished jazz guitarists and is featured on over 20 recordings to date, including his quartet’s debut release 'Detour Ahead', which was met with critical acclaim. “Costley-White proves both his virtuosity and ability to write subtle and engaging tunes” (All About Jazz). Nick has also contributed to over a dozen studio albums as a sideman with a variety of jazz groups.
‘I was struck by the sheer presence and melodic heft and ease of Nick Costley-White’s playing. The ideas flow naturally, the sound is gorgeous, there’s just nothing missing.’ (Sebastian Scotney, London Jazz News)
For the past three years Nick has held a residency at Dishoom in Kensington, where his regular trio, featuring Empirical drummer Shane Forbes and double bass virtuoso Conor Chaplin, has honed its intuitive and fluid approach to the jazz canon. Here the trio will debut new compositions by Nick written especially for this line up. Expect impressionistic harmonies, lyrical melodies and adventurous improvisations!