Tipped as one to watch in 2017 by Jazzwise Magazine, Camilla George is a London based saxophone player, improviser, composer and teacher. In 2009 she joined award-winning band, Jazz Jamaica and in 2014 formed the Camilla George Quartet.
On Monday 27th February 2017 her album launch tour arrived at Kenilworth Jazz Club and played to a full house. The band comprised Camilla George on alto sax, Sarah Tandy on keys, Dan Casimir on bass and Femi Koleoso on drums. Each showed their virtuosity throughout an evening of tunes taken from Camilla’s new album, Isang, reviewed here: https://www.theguardian.com/music/2017/jan/19/camilla-george-quartet-isang-review-jazz-alto-sax-pianist-sarah-tandy
Here’s a snippet of the tune “Mami Wata Returns” recorded from the table…