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Tim Lapthorn

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Biography of Tim Lapthorn

Born in Newmarket 1976 and raised in Cambridge, Tim initially studied French and philosophy at Leeds University and then decided to change paths, completing the postgrad jazz diploma at Guildhall School of Music in 2000 where he studied with Simon Purcell, Nikki Iles and Pete Churchill. Since graduating Tim has lived and worked in London as a performer, composer and teacher. He leads his own trio with Arnie Somogyi and Stephen Keogh and also plays piano in groups led by, amongst others, singer Ian Shaw, bassist Arnie Somogyi and Saxophonist Frank Griffith. Tim's many influences include Charlie Parker, Bill Evans, Thelonious Monk and Stevie Wonder. His favourite contemporary pianists are Herbie Hancock and Fred Hersch.

Recent performances and airplay:

Manchester Jazz Festival; Ronnie Scott's Club, London; 606 Club, London; Queen Elizabeth Hall; Royal Festival Hall Main foyer;
Late Junction, BBC Radio 3; Best of Jazz, BBC Radio 2 Birmingham Jazz Festival ;Loose Ends, BBC Radio 4; Jazz Line-up, BBC Radio 3. BBC Jazz Awards 2004 with presenters Claire Martin and Ian Shaw.

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