2012 has been a fantastic year for YolanDa Brown.
She says, "For everyone who has supported my project this year by coming to a concert, buying my music, sharing one of my clips, etc... Thank you.…Continue
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YolanDa Brown was invited to 10 Downing Street for a reception with British Prime Minister David Cameron...…Continue
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YolanDa Brown and Delilah presented the Best Jazz Award at the MOBO Award ceremony in Liverpool on the 3rd of November 2012.
The recipient of the award was the amazing pianist Zoe Rahman.
Congratulations on your awards Zoe from all at YolanDaBrown.co.uk
YolanDa also met the Legend Dionne Warwick at the show...
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On Tuesday 16 October, young saxophone players from across London attended a workshop delivered by double MOBO Award-Winning jazz saxophonist YolanDa Brown in the Royal Albert Hall’s Elgar Room.
This workshop was part of the Royal Albert Hall’s Education programme which works with children, teachers, families and community groups to deliver exciting opportunities linked to the Hall’s…Continue
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Dyson provide YolanDa Brown with their AM03 Pedestal Fan to add to her Tour rig setup.
YolanDa said, "I am really pleased by the support from Dyson, I already use the brand in my every day life... so it's really cool to add the…Continue
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YolanDa Brown Quintet Live at the Brecon Jazz Festival
My first ticketed gig of the day was by saxophonist YolanDa Brown and her quintet at Theatr Brycheiniog. I’d not heard Brown before and feared that her music might be a bit too “poppy” for my tastes but I was pleasantly surprised at just how much I enjoyed this show.
Born in Barking to Jamaican…Continue
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YolanDa Brown, was invited to play a secret gig for the Jamaican Olympics squad whilst they trained at the University of Birmingham.
The award-winning Brown is currently promoting her album April Showers, May Flowers and is currently on a UK tour.
Sports-mad Brown is originally from London but her parents are of Jamaican descent. The team all loved her music and she can add Jamaica to her long list of fans!
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YolanDa Brown was invited as a special guest to the British GP at Silverstone.
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We are pleased to announce that YolanDa Brown's Debut Album "April Showers May Flowers" is currently No 1 on the iTunes and Amazon Jazz Charts...
YolanDa said, "I am really grateful for all the support from…Continue
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BBC Breakfast Guest Appearance.
Please click here to watch the interview back on the BBC Breakfast Website:…Continue
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YolanDa Brown spent a couple of days at Silverstone and then Oulton Park with Team "T Sport" filming a Music Video to her single "TokYo Sunset". …Continue
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Jools Holland is the best-known bandleader and pianist in the UK today. An exciting live performer, he is equally well known for his music as he is for his hugely-popular BBC television programme. Jools & his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra are one of the most prolific touring acts, creating their own unique…Continue
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Double MOBO Award Saxophonist and Singer
The Debut Album: ‘April Showers, May Flowers’
Out Feb 13th on Black Grape Records
UK Tour Dates from Feb 14th:…Continue
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It's been working with disadvantaged youth since 1976, and on November 23 The Prince's Trust held its tenth Rock Gala bash at the Royal Albert Hall in London.
Among the performers…Continue
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Yamaha artist YolanDa Brown joined 90 Coventry 12 year olds at Warwick Arts Centre.
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Double MOBO Award Winner, saxophonist YolanDa Brown is widely regarded as the emerging “voice” of mainstream Jazz in the UK.
It comes as no surprise that Brown was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Arts by the University of East London on 2 December 2010 at the Barbican, alongside human rights campaigner Bianca Jagger and…Continue
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Where are the women in music? – PRS for Music Foundation announces the first 13 recipients of Women Make Music – a unique funding opportunity raising the profile of female music creators across the UK.
In 2010, women made up only 14% of the writer membership of PRS for Music (the Performing Rights Society of composers, songwriters and music publishers) and, at the 2010 BBC Proms, women wrote just 4.1% of the music performed.
In response to these…Continue
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