A night not to be missed! Coming straight from having played at the International Lindy Hop Championship, Charles Turner and his New York based musicians are turning the temperature UP at Copenhagen Lindy Exchange.
For the Copenhagen Lindy Exchange, Charles is combining musicians from Uptown Swing with experienced and well known musicians to Copenhageners: Bjørn Ingelstam, Zier Romme Larsen and Andreas Svendsen are not only well known to local Copenhageners and swing dancers, they’ve also played with Charles before at both Ødåkra jazz festival and Drop Inn in Copenhagen. Rumours have it that it was an absolute blast.
About Charles Turner
Charles Turner, Brooklyn based jazz vocalist and songwriter has taken the New York City scene by storm.
Turner has held residencies, hosted, and performed at venues such as Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola at Jazz at Lincoln Center, Birdland, Smoke Jazz club and the historic Minton’s Playhouse in Harlem. International performances include Pizza Express in London, Sunside Sunset in Paris, Sala Claomores in Madrid, and more venues abroad from Seoul, South Korea to Wellington New Zealand.
Charles’ passion to bring swing and jazz to listeners of all generations and backgrounds proceeds through his new band and project Charles Turner & Uptown Swing. Bringing the Swing and Spirit of Harlem to music lovers and dancers around the world. Vibrant Swing , Virtuosic Bebop & Vital Blues, The band extends music from the swing era to present under the umbrella of swing.
Charles Turner (he/him): Vocal
Christopher McBride (he/him): Alto sax
Jeffery Miller (he/him): Trombone
Björn Ingelstam (he/him): Trumpet
Noah Jackson (he/him): Bass
Zier Romme Larsen (he/him): Piano
Andreas Svendsen (he/him): Drums