Sunday Buzz: Tomorrow's Warriors
Tomorrow’s Warriors is a pioneering music education/professional development organisation and award-winning creative producer working nationally and internationally with some of the most exciting, most diverse new, emerging and established jazz artists in the UK, with a special focus on those from the African diaspora and girls.
"This a cultural giant, a music making dream team, with generosity at their heart." (Cerys Matthews, BBC Radio 6 Music)
Led by award-winning Founder/Artistic Director Gary Crosby OBE and Chief Executive Janine Irons MBE FRSA, they create and produce an incredibly varied annual programme. This ranges from workshops and showcases for young musicians to concerts and tours for established professional bands/orchestras in partnership with an extensive network of local, national and international arts organisations, commercial producers, venues, promoters and festivals.
Alumni of Tomorrow’s Warriors include Shabaka Hutchings, Soweto Kinch, Eska, Ezra Collective, Nubya Garcia, Zara McFarlane, Denys Baptiste, Jason Yarde, Empirical, Binker & Moses, Nerija and more.