Elliot Galvin Trio
@ the Love Supreme Jazz Festival
4 July 2015
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Elliot Galvin graduated from Trinity Laban in 2014 with a BMus(Hons)
in Jazz Piano and a Masters in Composition, winning the prestigious
Gold Medal Competition. He was also named as one of 2013’s
Yamaha Jazz scholars, as well as being awarded the Worshipful Company
of Musician’s Silver medal award. He is the co-founder of
the Chaos Collective, an organization and record label, with whom
he won the Musician’s Benevolent Fund’s development
award, and a prolific sideman. In 2014 his trio was awarded the
Musician’s Benevolent Fund’s development award, and
in 2014 they were announced as the winners of the 2014 European
Young Jazz Artist of the Year Award in Germany, opening the Burghausen
International Jazz Festival there.
As a composer he is focused on doing collaborative work, and recently
put on an interactive installation of live performance, sound sculptures
and film at the Turner Contemporary Gallery, as part of their Summer
of Colour. He has been commissioned by the Dance Company DIPTIK
as part of the Resolution Festival at the Place, Choreographer Tony
Thatcher, the London Jazz Festival, Match and Fuse Festival and
many other notable festivals and ensembles.