Monday 13th March - Tuesday 14th March
Arun Ghosh is a British-Asian clarinettist, composer and music educator. Named as Jazz Instrumentalist of the Year 2014 in the APPJA / Parliamentary Jazz UK Awards.
Selected to be a Musician in Residence 2014 in Wuhan, China in association with PRS for Music Foundation and the British Council.
Ghosh was one of the BT Celebrity Storytellers for the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics and also appeared as a featured artist with his Arkestra Makara pan-Asian chamber orchestra, for the BT River of Music Festival as part of the 2012 Cultural Olympiad.
In 2012, Ghosh was selected as one of 2 UK musicians for the 2nd edition of Take Five Europe touring as part of the ensemble in 2013.
In 2010, he was made an Associate Artist at The Albany Theatre, London and in April 2011, Ghosh was made an Artist-in-Residence for the Southbank’s Alchemy Festival.
In 2009, he was invited to perform at the jazzahead! Festival in Bremen, Germany as part of the UK showcase presented by Jazz Services.
In 2008 he was selected for Edition IV of the Jerwood/PRS Foundation 'Take Five' initiative for emerging jazz musicians produced by Serious.