To celebrate International Jazz Day, 2019 Peter Whittingham Jazz Awardee Emma Johnson tells us how she navigated a year of career obstacles to finally be able to record her band’s debut album.
In 2019, at a crucial point in his career, Manchester-based Sam Healey’s punk-jazz group Skeltr received the Peter Whittingham Jazz Award. Here, Healey tells us about why he knew he was ready to apply, his audition and the positive ripple effect the Award has had on his career trajectory.
Hear from Helena on what she’s been up to since receiving the Peter Whittingham Jazz Award of £5,000.
We caught up with jazz quartet Square One, a year after receiving the Peter Whittingham Award.
Fundraising Manager Janet Fereday talks about the importance of legacy and how to pass yours on to the causes you love.
Get to know Peter Whittingham Jazz Award winners Stretch Trio