Carol Jarvis

Award: Do it Differently Fund

Year: 2020

Genre: Alternative

Instrument/voice type: Trombone

Location: South East


Carol Jarvis is one of the most in-demand session musicians in the UK. A multi-award-winning trombonist, keyboard player, arranger, orchestrator, and voiceover artist, Carol works almost exclusively in all fields of the profession. She has toured and recorded extensively with stars such as Sting, Queen, Seal, Rod Stewart, Amy Winehouse, MUSE, Jess Glynne, Harry Connick Jr, Ellie Goulding, Michael Bublé, Bon Jovi and Taylor Swift, but can also be found working with internationally renowned ensembles such as the London Symphony Orchestra and the BBC Concert Orchestra. Regular film and TV session work fills a lot of Carol’s diary and she can also be found regularly performing in London’s West End shows. She is a professor of music at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music in London and the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester and is currently President of the International Trombone Festival. Her orchestrations and arrangements have featured on albums at the top of the UK and US billboard charts, been recorded at the famous Capitol Studios in Hollywood and also played during The Oscars.
The help from Help Musicians is the start of a new album - an exciting and powerful album, to be released in 2021.