Charlotte Keeffe

British musician, trumpeter/flugelhorn player Charlotte Keeffe’s passion for free improvisation, jazz and experimental music-making sees her performing regularly as a soloist and leading a variety of different ensembles, including her own Quartet.

(The) Charlotte Keeffe Quartet (CKQ) performed a sellout performance at Lancaster Jazz Festival in 2019 and their live recording from Jazz in the Round has been featured on radio shows around the world. Her Quartet is Ashley John Long (Paul Dunmall collaborator) on double bass, Ben Handysides on drums, Moss Freed (Let Spin) on guitar and herself on trumpet and flugelhorn; they explore merging together Charlotte’s more composed music with freely improvising.

Fresh from playing London’s Café OTO, Newcastle, Birmingham, Sheffield and the London Jazz Festival; CKQ are delighted to be continuing their UK tour in 2022, celebrating the release of Charlotte’s debut album, Right Here, Right Now, which features a selection of her improvised works for solo, duo, quartet and (the) London Improvisers Orchestra, it’s out now on the Discus Music record label...[more]

https://www.charlottekeeffe.com/

Forthcoming events

Tuesday 5 July 2022

ALEX WARD ITEMS 6 & 7 – WITH CHARLOTTE KEEFFE / OTTO WILLBERG / ANDREW LISLE / BENEDICT TAYLOR / HANNAH MARSHALL / SARAH GAIL BRAND / RACHEL MUSSON / CATH ROBERTS

£14 £12 Advance £7 MEMBERS

Sunday 21 August 2022

Colin Webster Large Ensemble

£12 £10 Advance £6 MEMBERS

Past events