EFG LJF x Collage presents:

Tomorrow's Warriors Youth Ensemble

Karamel, London, GB

Entry Requirements: All welcome


We are thrilled to have *Tomorrow's Warriors Youth Ensemble * for the EFG London Jazz Festival at Karamel!

Tomorrow's Warriors Youth Ensemble is a band punching well above their weight - a unique sextet aged 15-19, the band boasts exceptional talent. They are one of Tomorrow's Warriors flagship development groups, mentored by Denys Baptiste - one of the most acclaimed British saxophonists of the 21st century - as well as Binker Golding, Sultan Stevenson, and Gary Crosby OBE.

With influences ranging from bebop and hard bop to spiritual jazz and fusion, expect a varied, dynamic and exciting set!

Band Line-up: Yuma Angius-Thomas (drums), Emmanuel Ampong (drums), Tom Sheen (double bass), Sheon Toms (electric guitar), Nahuel Angius-Thomss (bsssoon), Finn Hori-Ohrstom (trumpet), Guest: Denys Baptiste (tenor sax)

Tomorrow’s Warriors is a pioneering talent development organisation, creative producer, learning and training provider, charity and consultancy specialising in jazz. Founded in 1991 by Queen’s Medal for Music recipient Gary Crosby OBE and Janine Irons MBE, Tomorrow’s Warriors helps aspiring young artists from diverse backgrounds discover their magic and achieve creative ambitions. TW nurtures nascent talent and builds engaged, culturally diverse audiences and has been recognised both nationally and internationally, receiving over fifty awards, including the 2021 Impact Award from Jazz FM.

Their award-winning alumni include: Moses Boyd, Nubya Garcia, Sheila Maurice-Grey, Cassie Kinoshi and Nerija, Femi Koleoso and Ezra Collective, Binker Golding, Shabaka Hutchings and Sons of Kemet, ESKA, Denys Baptiste, Soweto Kinch, Ben Burrell, Zara McFarlane, Camilla George, CHERISE, Nathaniel Facey and Empirical, Peter Edwards... the list goes on and on.

“Tomorrow’s Warriors have changed the musical landscape of Britain. It’s as simple as that.” Cerys Matthews, Artist & Broadcaster

Find out more at www.tomorrowswarriors.org

Doors open 7pm, music from 8pm.