Wednesday, 15 July 2015
Artephis announced as Jazz North Introduces latest group
Artephis, a Manchester based quintet, has been announced as the latest addition to the Jazz North Introduces scheme.
The band are students at the Royal Northern College of Music and formed a year ago. They have a repertoire made up of both original material and material from their influences - Christian Scott, Miles Davis, Wynton Marsalis and Pat Metheny.
Artephis will receive mentoring and help with the development of an EPK as well as performances at six high profile jazz festivals -
19th September - Lancaster Jazz Festival
10th October - Marsden Jazz Festival
24th January - Southport Melodic Jazz
28th February - Liverpool International Jazz Festival
23rd September - Scarborough Jazz Festival
You can find out more about the Jazz North Introduces scheme on their website and you can check out some recordings of Artephis on their soundcloud page.