Asha Parkinson is an award-winning young saxophonist, composer, and arranger who is creating an impact on the UK music scene through the unique sound of her work, which blurs boundaries between musical styles and traditions. Described as “a phenomenal talent” (Jazz South), she has three times been a semi-finalist in the BBC Young Jazz Musician competition and regularly plays at major jazz venues across the country, with her band Kalpadruma and a range of other groups including Issie Barratt’s renowned all-female INTERCHANGE ensemble.
In 2017, Asha founded Kalpadruma to explore authentic, vital, and exciting meeting points between Jazz, Contemporary Classical, Mediterranean, Arab and Indian music.
- Asha Parkinson - saxophone
- Charlie Heywood - guitar
- Hamish Knockles-Moore - bass
- Alex Taylor - drums
You can Pay What You Can for this concert. So whether you’re feeling flush or short on cash, you can still enjoy some of the best young jazz musicians in the country in the beautifully intimate surroundings of the Woolwich Works bar.
We recommend arriving early to secure the seats with the best view!