Dan Forshaw is an award winning innovative musician, performer and educator who is passionate about creating soul moving music.
A formidable band leader Dan is skilled at gathering around him some of the best musicians around, who not only share is skills but are equally passionate about their craft.
Forshaw is one of a number of young musicians setting out to redefine what ‘Jazz’ means in the 21st century. Taking influences from both inside and outside the jazz ‘tradition’, this post- modernist look at how improvised music speaks to people has opened the music up to a whole new audience.
‘Jazz’ isn’t the preserve of one persons opinion….nor is it something that needs to be hidden away on a voicemail, it is a living, breathing part our culture & can be embraced by everyone.
Dan, along with his superb band aim to challenge the intellect, smooth the souls, and move the feet of any audience.