Jazzhus Montmartre

Jazzhus Montmartre

Ian plays Jazzhus Montmartre in Copenhagen for a three-night run. He's joined by a trio led by pianist Barry Green, with Dannish bassist Thomas Fonnesbæk and drummer Zoltan Csörsz.

16th to 18th March.


Julian Clary

Noël Coward by Julian Clary

Last summer Ian was invited by Julian Clary to appear in his brand new documentary on the legendary playwright, actor, songwriter and wit, Noël Coward. See Ian, with June Whitfield, Paul O'Grady and Julian Clary.

Noël Coward by Julian Clary, part of the Passions series, on Sky Arts, 21st March at 9pm.


Live at Zedel's

Ian at Crazy Coqs

Ian's show at Crazy Coqs (Live at Zedel) on Saturday 25th March is sold out – but an extra show has been added on Sunday 2nd April, 9.15pm. Tickets available now.


Bowie Songs

Drive In Saturday

The new single of Bowie's Drive In Saturday featuring Ian, now available on download from iTunes and Amazon. From Clifford Slapper’s album Bowie Songs One.


Phone Credit for Refugees

Phone Credit for Refugee Children

The Phone Credit Group provides refugee children with vital support. Ian talks to Paula Erol of The Phone Credit Group and Tess Berry-Hart of Calais Action about this fundraising initiative. Listen to the podcast to find out how you can help.



The Theory Of Joy

Signed copies available

The Theory Of Joy on CD and vinyl. Purchase directly from our shop.

Also available from Amazon on CD or Luxury Double LP. Or download at iTunes or Spotify.

The Theory Of Joy

Current album: The Theory Of Joy

“Shaw and his trio leave most of their peers at the starting gate.”
★★★★ review in The Telegraph

“Shaw's ability to … cut to the emotional heart of a song … remains astonishing.”
★★★★ review in Jazzwise

Reviews in full | Album details

Letter of Hope

The Calais Jungle

As many of you know, I have been working for a year now as a volunteer at the unofficial refugee camp – known as the jungle

A letter of hope from jazz singer Ian Shaw

Ian Shaw

Listen to My Brother

From The Theory Of Joy (Harmonia Mundi/Jazz Village), release February 2016. Please consider making a donation to refugee aid – all info below video.

Watch video of My Brother

Rory Bremner

Ian Shaw hosts the International Ronnie Scott's Radio Show

Featuring music, backstage interviews and rare performances.

Listen in-flight on BA, online, on JazzFM, Jazz.FM91 and Jazz90.1.

Upcoming dates

Fri 31-Mar-2017
Jazzy's, Sandbanks, Dorset

Sun 02-Apr-2017
Live at Zedel, Piccadilly, London W1
- 9.15pm

Sun 09-Apr-2017
606 Club, Chelsea

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