As well as leading his own quintet, Luft collaboratively runs several other projects, including a duo with the Albanian https://chambermusiciantoday.com/ singer and ECM recording artist Elina Duni, a mainstream jazz quartet with Dave O’Higgins and the tango quintet Deco Ensemble. He is also a regular member of some of London’s finest modern jazz groups, such as Byron Wallen’s Four Corners, Eddie Parker’s Airborn and the Chris Batchelor/Steve Buckley quintet. Chaney has performed around the world in venues and festivals including the Royal Albert Hall, Royal Festival Hall, Glastonbury Festival, Sydney Festival and Newport Folk Festival. She has collaborated with artists including Kronos Quartet, Bryce Dessner, Katia and Marielle Labèque, The Decemberists, Shirley Collins, Eliza Carthy and Jon Hopkins.
On graduating, Chaney taught herself guitar and Indian harmonium, and began performing regularly as an eclectic soloist. We support students to find their unique creative voice, which will speak equally across performance, … Read More