Huddersfield Jazz Guitar Festival

Huddersfield Jazz Guitar Festival

Huddersfield Jazz Guitar Festival

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Jez Platt

Jeremy Platt is a multi instrumentalist who is active in the field of jazz and jazz related music. He is first call on many projects and played keyboards on Illum Sphere’s debut album Ghosts of Then and Now.

His current project is the piano trio “Jazz Soul Moment”.

His first solo album, the pop soul (Something About) Blue Skies featured the single Hungry which received airplay across Europe and North America, including the Craig Charles Funk and Soul Show. Musician.magazine said it was ‘infectious’ and ‘fabulous’. Soul and jazz and funk.com described the song as a ‘very catchy soul throwback’ and said that ‘it’s not the only goodie on the album’.

Jeremy Platt contributed guitar, keyboards and writing to Frank Felix’s ’Tales from the Funky Underground’  alongside players such as Snake Davis, Eddie M and Jeff Kashiwa.

Jeremy played guitar, piano and organ on both of Daniel Pearson’s albums and also co-producing the second.

He has performed on organ with Jim Mullen and Harry Beckett and has toured with Dennis Rollins and the North Stars Steel Orchestra for whom he was also Musical Director.

PARTNERS & SPONSORS

Huddersfield Jazz Guitar Society
GuitarBytes
Visutech Design Limited
Newtone Strings
Small Seeds
The Corner
Rat and Ratchet
Chooseys Tea & Coffee House
Global Diversity
The Sportsman