Inspire Artist Conference


We’re pleased to announce the line up of speakers at the Inspire Artists Conference next Friday 8 September.

If you want to attend this free event, save your seat and suggest topics for discussion by filling in this form: Inspire Artist Conference Day.

Find out more about the Inspire Artist Conference Day.

Delivered in partnership with Jazz North.


Kim Macari

Originally from Fife, Scotland and now based in London, Kim Macari is a musician and composer immersed in the jazz and improvised music scene. Whether as a performer, teacher or a producer, her passion lies in the strength of improvised music as a means of expression and a form of empowerment and freedom.

Kim combines a vibrant performance/artistic schedule with a full programme of industry work.

Orphy Robinson

An award winning multi- Instrumentalist, Orphy’s career spans 40 years and includes nominations and numerous prestigious industry awards.

Piera Onacko

A pianist/synth player, composer and educator, Piera performs both nationally and overseas.

Camilla George

A visionary saxophonist, composer, bandleader and innovator, Camilla’s strong cultural roots and love of fusing African and Western Music has informed her own unique style.

Alexander Hawkins

A composer, pianist, organist, and bandleader who is ‘unlike anything else in modern creative music’.

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