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Helena Kay’s KIM Trio & Peter Johnstone
April 24 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
HELENA KAY’S KIM TRIO & PETER JOHNSTONE
‘Kay and her trio confirmed both their understated group virtuosity and command of narrative drive.’ – Mike Hobart, Financial Times
Tenor saxophonist Helena Kay 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 receiving 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 which she used to record and release her debut album Moon Palace.
Her band Helena Kay’s KIM trio, featurs David Ingamells on drums and Calum Gourlay on double bass.
For this show the trio are joined by Peter Johnstone on piano
Date: Sunday 24 April 2022
Doors open: 7:30pm | Music starts: 8pm
Location: Traverse Theatre, 10 Cambridge Street, Edinburgh
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