I am super happy for Space F!ght to receive Emerging Excellence Award ! It will support bands tour coming up in May/June 2014!
Space F!ght was chosen from 231 applications among 27 musicians.
‘Panellists included multi-platinum selling songwriter and record producer Martin Sutton, singer-songwriter and composer Gwyneth Herbert, artist manager and owner of RedGrape Records Kerry Harvey-Piper, pianist and founder of Edition Records Dave Stapleton, Director of Film & TV UK/Europe at ASCAP Simon Greenaway, former Director of the City of London Festival Ian Ritchie, Nick Keynes and the Guardian’s Classical Music Editor Imogen Tilden.’
You can find more info and list of all selected bands on Help Musicians website.
Here is video from our recent Sci-Fi Tour 2013.
We are very pleased to be announced ambassadors of northern jazz scene in England for 2013/14.
Together with 12 bands from the north of England Space F!ght will get subsidy to performances and promotion.
‘The panel considered many factors in making their decision, including musical excellence, creativity, innovation, potential audience engagement, potential promoter take-up, the representation of artists from a wide geographical base, stylistic variety and diversity.’
More details on Jazz North website.