A celebration and exploration of the vibrancy of the cosmopolitan and global nature of jazz and international music in London.
Hosted by new resident band Kalpadruma, with guest nights presented by world-jazz projects on the scene – Fertile Grounds present a rare space on the scene focussing on world influenced jazz projects.
This month the Kalpadruma quintet will be joined by guest singer Eliza Carrick-Davies who will be singing a range of Brazilian feel-good melodies as well as Kalpadruma originals.
Kalpadruma is an exciting new jazz quintet exploring connections between Arabic, Turkish, Indian, Contemporary Classical and Jazz Musics. Led by saxophonist/composer Asha Parkinson (BBC Jazz Award semi-finalist 2018/ 2016, BBC Inspire young composer Semi-finalist 2016) it comprises some of the finest emerging players from London conservatoires. The band have already played at a range of venues, including 100 Club, Luna Lounge, Union Chapel.
8pm - 11pm.
Visit: Upstairs Facebook Page
Please note: After 8pm, the Upstairs bar is for over 18's only.