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Marsden Jazz Festival
2019
11th-13th
October
Jazz In The Yorkshire Pennines
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Shirley Tetteh: Songs and Expansions

Full Price : £14.00

Aged 17-29: £7.00

16 and under: £1.00

When : Sat 12th Oct at 5:00pm (Ends - 7:00pm)

Where : Club Stage at The Mechanics Hall

Category : Ticketed, Headliners

Description

Brand new music being premiered at Marsden Jazz Festival

Shirley Tetteh is a pivotal composer and musician at the epicentre of the global profile of the resurgent UK jazz scene. She is a key member of Nérija, Maisha and SEED Ensemble. Shirley’s solo leftfield/alt-pop project, Nardeydey, has had airplay on BBC Radio 1, BBC Radio 1Xtra, BBC Radio 6 Music.

Her new Songs and Expansions project brings together Shirley Tetteh’s jazz and alt-pop personas and explores tensions and overlaps between songwriting, electronic music production and jazz improvisation for a brand new six-piece live ensemble of collaborators.

With generous support from PRS Foundation and Peter Sowerby Foundation.