Ian Shaw with Barry Green
wall2wall Jazz Festival
Time / Date
Saturday 2nd September
- Melville Theatre: Pen-y-Pound, Abergavenny, NP7 5UD
Ian Shaw was awarded ‘Best Jazz Vocalist’ at both the 2004 and 2007 BBC Jazz Awards. He was also nominated in the Best UK Vocalist category at the 2013 JazzFN awards.
He as amassed a number of highly acclaimed internationally released albums and is a very popular performer on both sides of the Atlantic. He has been cited, along with Mark Murphy and Kurt Elling, as one of the world’s finest male jazz vocalists.
More recently, Ian has toured Europe with venues and festivals in Italy, Germany and Belarus, where he has performed solo or with his trio.
For tonight’s performance he teams up with the in-demand pianist Barry Green, who can be regularly seen at such prestigious venues as Ronnie Scotts, Pizza Express Dean Street and the 606 Club.