One of the stars of Soundhouse Spotlight’s jazz session Rachel Duns is making a return to the Traverse in November leading her own band.
Emerging after lockdown with an improved and refined set of skills, Glasgow based saxophonist Rachel Duns is eager to make her debut as a bandleader, joined by some of the finest players from the Royal Conservatoire‘s prestigious jazz course.
Blending jazz with modern elements of neo soul and hip hop, Rachel aims to explore a variety of styles through reworked jazz standards and original compositions, featuring impassioned saxophone playing, understated vocals and a high energy rhythm section. This young saxophonist’s debut is a must-see.
Date & time: Monday 1 November 2021 | 20:00 (1 hr 30mins approx plus interval)
Doors open at 19:00
Venue: The Traverse Theatre, 10 Cambridge Street, Edinburgh EH1 2ED
Supported by Creative Scotland and the William Grant Foundation