For over 20 years, Claire and Ian have got together over the festive period to share an evening of wit and mischief, hilarious originals and rousing singalongs. Join them at the Purcell Room, Southbank. Sunday 8th December.
Tickets at: www.southbankcentre.co.uk
Ian makes his annual return to Dean Street to present a week of extraordinary music. He will be joined by a dazzling array of special guests from the international world of jazz, blues, soul and songwriting. Sunday 19th – Sunday 26th January 2020. PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho).
Tickets & info: www.pizzaexpresslive.com
Ian appears alongside an all-star line-up including Kurt Elling, Van Morrison, Pee Wee Ellis and Georgie Fame. In aid of the Ronnie Scott’s Charitable Foundation. Wednesday 30th October at The Royal Albert Hall, London.
Last Friday, at the Festival Hall, a tribute was paid to the era-defining composer, Michel Legrand. Ian joined an all-star cast including Alison Moyet, Maria Friedman, Richard Hadfield and Tasmin Little.
“…the album demonstrates Shaw's range as vocalist and as songwriter. He is a fabulous singer whatever the musical genre, equally at home with jazz, pop or soul. He is a good pianist too…”
“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
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.
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…
From The Theory Of Joy (Harmonia Mundi/Jazz Village), release February 2016. Please consider making a donation to refugee aid – all info below video.
Googlies Jazz Supper Club, Botany Bay, Enfield - 8pm show
Pulham Market Memorial Hall, Diss IP22 4SU
St Barts Great Hall, London - with The London Gay Big Band in support of World Aids Day