|Pedro Segundo. Photo Credit: B Ealovega|
The City Music Foundation, a new organisation providing early-stage opportunities and mentoring for young professional musicians has chosen three jazz artists for its 2014 roster.
The three are
– Composer/ bassist Misha Mullov-Abbado
– Clarinettist/saxophonist and leader of the Kansas Smittys Giacomo Smith
– Drummer Pedro Segundo (photo above).
The aim of the Foundation is to “create bespoke projects specifically designed to suit the career aspirations and goals of each artist over a period of two years.”
LINKS: CITY MUSIC FOUNDATION WEBSITE
Interview with Pedro Segundo
Review of Misha Mullov-Abbado at Omnibus Clapham
Review of Giacomo Smith Group at Boisdale Canary Wharf (Apr 2013)