Martin Shaw Quartet
May 7 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pmFree Entry + Raffle
Martin Shaw began playing the trumpet aged 11 and in 1981 became a member of NYJO, remaining there for 3 years. In 1985 Martin gained a place at the Royal Academy of Music to study classical trumpet and jazz. In 1989 Martin was invited to study at Berklee College of Music in Boston. He returned to London to finish his studies at the Guildhall School of Music. In 2001 Martin was appointed professor of Jazz Trumpet at the Birmingham Conservatoire. He has now been a top trumpet player for over 40 years. He is accompanied tonight by Terry Seabrook on piano Nigel Thomas on bass and Bobby Worth on drums.