Cassie Kinoshi and her ensemble launched Driftglass at Kings Place in Feb 2019 with an unforgettable show combining jazz with inner-city London-, West African- and Caribbean-influenced grooves. Band-leader and composer Kinoshi is making huge waves in the British jazz scene, and her ensemble contains the most exciting talent of her generation, including Shirley Tetteh, Theon Cross, Chelsea Carmichael and Sheila Maurice-Grey. Watch this latest excerpt, ‘The Dream Keeper’, featuring guest vocalist Cherise Adam-Burnett, and tune in on 27 May at 19:00 BST to watch the full show on KPlayer. In partnership with jazz re:freshed.
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