Tuesday 12th November 2019
£10.00 - £10.00
Helena Kay – Saxophone
Callum Gorlay – Bass
Dave Ingamells – Drums
Special guest: Nick Costley-White – Guitar
Helena grew up in Perth, Scotland and moved to London in 2012 to begin studying at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, graduating in 2016 with a First Class in BMus Jazz (Hons) and also awarded the Anjool Malde Jazz Prize for the highest jazz final recital mark that year. In 2015 she won the Young Scottish Jazz Musician of the Year, and in 2017 she won the Peter Whittingham Jazz Award, the prize of which she is used to record and release her debut album “Moon palace”
Now with a busy career as performer and teacher, she has performed at the Glasgow Jazz Festival, London Jazz Festival, Aberdeen Jazz Festival, Manchester Jazz Festival and more.
Helena has also played with musicians such as Barry Green, Nick Costley-White, Calum Gourlay, Tommy Smith, Ryan Quigley, Hamish Stuart, Scottish National Jazz Orchestra (featuring Joe Locke, Arild Andersen, Tommy Smith), Issie Barratt and is currently studying in New York and will be making a short trip to London and our late show tonight!
Tell us what you think of Helena Kay with "KIM Trio Plus"... presented by Alex Garnett below..