Peter Edwards Trio

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Peter Edwards Trio - Jazz Afro-Latin World Jazz soul/jazz Live Act in London

Peter Edwards Trio Short Info

Peter Edwards is a pianist, composer and bandleader whose ‘soulful music…[is] full of emphatic chording, Latin grooves and romantic, cinematic themes’ (Guardian). He is the 2015 Parliamentary Jazz Awards ‘Newcomer of the year’ and was among the nominees for the 2015 Jazz FM 'Breakthough Artist' award. His debut album 'Safe and Sound' was in MOJO's top 10 jazz albums of 2014.

In 2010, Peter formed his piano trio and released a Jazzlotion E.P. The following year Help Musicians presented him with a Development Award to help support the band’s progress. In 2013,
Peter returned to the studio to record his debut trio album ‘Safe and Sound’. The album has received glowing reviews – 4* in MOJO, 4* in 'The Evening Standard' and 3* in 'The Guardian'.

Selection for Edition IX of Serious' Take Five talent development programme provided him with the skills to make the most of the early success of his debut album. In July 2015 the group was selected play at the Montreal Jazz Festival for a ‘BBC Introducing’ showcase in association with the PRS Foundation. The performance was recorded and later broadcast on BBC Radio's ‘Jazz on 3’ and Jamie Cullum's Radio 2 programme.

Peter is currently working on a his second trio album 'A Matter of Instinct' due to be released in Spring 2016.

Peter Edwards is a pianist, composer and bandleader whose ‘soulful music…[is] full of emphatic chording, Latin grooves and romantic, cinematic themes’ (Guardian). He is the 2015 Parliamentary Jazz Awards ‘Newcomer of the year’ and was among the nominees for the 2015 Jazz FM 'Breakthough Artist' award. His debut album 'Safe and Sound' was in MOJO's top 10 jazz albums of 2014.

In 2010, Peter formed his piano trio and released a Jazzlotion E.P. The following year Help Musicians presented him with a Development Award to help support the band’s progress. In 2013,
Peter returned to the studio to record his debut trio album ‘Safe and Sound’....

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Past Gigs Peter Edwards Trio

  • 05 | 2016 London 'A Matter of Instinct' Album Launch
  • 10 | 2015 London Jazz Re:Fest
  • 08 | 2015 Bremen Bremen Musikfest
  • 07 | 2015 London Canary Wharf Jazz Festival
  • 07 | 2015 Montreal Montreal Jazz Festival
  • 05 | 2015 Southport Southport Jazz Festival
  • 03 | 2015 Birmingham Bramall Music Hall
  • 02 | 2015 Southampton Turner Sims Concert Hall
  • 02 | 2015 London Ronnie Scott's International Piano Trio Festival
  • 11 | 2014 London London Jazz Festival
  • 09 | 2014 Lancaster Lancaster Jazz Festival
  • 07 | 2014 Manchester Manchester Jazz Festival

Discography Peter Edwards Trio

  • 2016 A Matter of Instinct Album | EMP
  • 2014 Safe and Sound Album | EMP
  • 2010 Peter Edwards Trio EP | Jazzlotion

Media

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Origin

  • London GB

Members

  • Peter Edwards Piano/Keyboards
  • Max Luthert Bass
  • Moses Boyd Drums

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