Jess Gillam, Saxophone with Zeynep Özsuca, piano
7 March 2020, 7:30 pm - 9:45 pm£5 – £25
Jess Gillam – “One of the best saxophonists in the UK“, “A true inspiration“, “Funny, cool and down to earth – what’s not to like?”
Jess Gillam is the first ever saxophonist to reach the final of the BBC Young Musician of the Year. She has appeared extensively in recitals throughout the Uk and abroad and took the Last Night of the Proms by storm in 2018. She wowed millions of viewers at the BAFTAs ceremony in February 2019. She programmes and presents shows on TV and radio and currently is one of the presenters at this year Prom concerts at the Royal Albert Hall. Jess is the youngest BBC presenter ever.
She will perform a varied recital with Zeynap Özsuca described by Sir Simon Rattle as “One of today’s great ensemble pianists”.
Kindly supported by Rathbones Investment Management and Womble Bond Dick