Saxophonist Camilla George joined Chris Philips on The Blueprint

Jan 09, 2017, 11:26 AM

Saxophonist Camilla George releases her debut album as band leader 'Isang' right at the outset of 2017. Brought throught the acclaimed Jazz Warriors programme and a member of both Jazz Jamaica and Courtney Pine's Venus Warriors she has a bright and melodic outlook drawing rhythmical influence from her African heritage, the Caribbean and a nod to the American Songbook. Ahead of her album launch at London's Pizza Express on Wednesday 11th January she spoke with Chris Philips on Saturday's Blueprint show and played a selection from the new CD.