Winner of Prestigious 2013 Dankworth Jazz Composition Prize Tom Green Hits the Road With His Septet Based in London and Cambridge with a background i

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Winner of Prestigious 2013 Dankworth Jazz Composition Prize Tom Green Hits the Road With His Septet


Based in London and Cambridge with a background in both jazz and classical music Tom Green is a trombonist, keyboardist, composer and arranger who has directed his own groups and big bands on national and international tours, and has performed at venues such as Ronnie Scott's, The Vortex Jazz Club, 606 Club, Bulls Head, the Casa del Jazz in Rome, the Budapest Jazz Club and The Montreux, Toronto and Montreal Jazz festivals. In 2011 Tom was the first trombonist to be accepted onto onto the prestigious postgraduate jazz course at the Royal Academy of Music in London.

“Interwoven contrapuntal writing of real intricacy… an impeccably tuned front four, crisp accuracy of Scott Chapman at the drum kit, and a supremely even bowing arm at key points of Tom McCredie on bass” - Sebastian Scotney, LondonJazz Blog


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Tom's septet piece "Equilibrium" has won the Dankworth composition prize 2013 in the small band category - his group the Tom Green Septet is hitting the road over the next few months with performances around the country, and full UK tour dates in November-December. The group is made up of some of the most talented young musicians in the London jazz scene, and weaves together influences as diverse as Brazilian Choro to New Orleans second line to form tunes with striking melodies, colourful harmony and propulsive grooves.

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Tom Green Appearances In 2013

24/02/13 - Tom Green Septet at Clare Jazz, Cambridge
02/03/13 - Ellington Sacred Concert at Bristol International Jazz Festival
05/03/13 - Late set at the 606 Club with Sam Watts group
15/03/13 - Kieran McLeod's "Human Resource System", Arch Gallery
07/04/13 - Timecraft Octet at the Green Note, Camden
24/04/13 - Tom Green Septet at Wigmore Hall
05/05/13 - Cheltenham International Jazz Festival with Troyk-estra
05/05/13 - Compass at the Green Note, Camden
02/06/13 - Tom Green Septet at the Forge, Camden
17/07/13 - Tom Green Septet at Swing Unlimited Jazz Club, Bournemouth


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Breaking News! Tom Green Septet December 2013 Tour

1st Dec - Ashburton Live, St Lawrence Chapel
2nd Dec - Beaver inn, Appledore
3rd Dec - St Ives Jazz Club, Cornwall
4th Dec - Dempsey's, Cardiff
5th Dec - Soundcellar, Poole
6th Dec - Bebop club, Bristol


Contact | Tom Green

Tel – (+44) 7732 407 491
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