Jason Yarde

Joining the Jazz Warriors at 16, Jason has performed with Louis Moholo, Afro Blok, Mano Ventura and the big bands of Manu Dibango, Hermeto Pascoal, Sam Rivers, McCoy Tyner, Andrew Hill, Hugh Masekela and many others. His own bands include the multi-award-winning J-life and Acoutastic Bombastic, and as a composer, arranger and producer he has worked with the likes of the BBCCO and the LSO.