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What to expect from the Peter Whittingham Jazz Award
Sam Healey
Skeltr
23rd September 2020

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.

We caught up with Helena Kay, Peter Whittingham Jazz Award winner of 2017
Helena Kay
2017 Peter Whittingham Jazz Award
17th September 2018

Hear from Helena on what she’s been up to since receiving the Peter Whittingham Jazz Award of £5,000.

One year on
Square One
Jazz Quartet
17th October 2016

We caught up with jazz quartet Square One, a year after receiving the Peter Whittingham Award.

Stretch Trio – Antithesis
Andy French
Stretch Trio
19th December 2014

Get to know Peter Whittingham Jazz Award winners Stretch Trio

What's the deal with streaming?
Various
#HelpMusiciansUKTalks
17th November 2014

We speak to musicians and industry professionals to get their views on the controversial topic of streaming. 

From Hospital to Festival
Phil Meadows
Peter Whittingham Jazz Award 2013
10th October 2014

Peter Whittingham 2013 award holder Phil Meadows tells us all about the award and his plans for the future.