Welcome to - the website for musician, composer and tutor Paul Edis. To find out more about Paul including the latest gigs, please use the links above. See below for the latest news.

A Jazzy Christmas

Friday 1st September 2017
I'm excited to announce that I'm putting together a new Christmas show with the immense talents of Jo Harrop, Matt Anderson, Emma Fisk, Andy Champion and Russ Morgan!

You can get your tickets online by following the link to Jazzy Christmas

Youtube and Spotify

Saturday 19th August 2017
Head over to my Youtube channel and subscribe! There'll be new content in the next few days....Youtube

Over on Spotify you can listen to four albums I've recorded with my sextet, with Vasilis Xenopoulos and with my SextetSpotify

Ushaw Jazz Festival - not long now!

Tuesday 15th August 2017
Not long now until the 2017 Ushaw Jazz Festival. For more information about the lineup and to find out how to buy tickets, please visit Ushaw Jazz Festival

Sheet Music for Someone To Watch Arrangement Available!

Monday 10th July 2017
I've (finally) completed a transcription of my solo performance of Someone To Watch Over Me. Please send me an email to let me know if you're interested in purchasing a copy of the score.

Ushaw Jazz Festival

Friday 16th June 2017
The Ushaw Jazz Festival 2017 is taking place on the weekend of the August bank holiday (25th-27th). All the details will be released shortly - but you can expect a weekend of amazing music in a uniquely beautiful setting...

Jazz North Northern Line - Ushaw Ensemble

Wednesday 5th April 2017
Very pleased to announce that the Ushaw Ensemble has been selected by Jazz North for the latest round of their Northern Line scheme. Look out for the band touring the north in the next couple of years!

Here's a recording of the St. Cuthbert's Suite from the premiere at Ushaw last year. St. Cuthbert's Suite

Radio 3 Jazz Line-Up

Wednesday 5th April 2017
On Saturday I performed on the concourse at Sage, Gateshead alongside Rob Walker and Paul Susans. We go by the name Triptych (see my Performer page for more info). The set was recorded for Radio 3 Jazz Line-up and will be broadcast in the coming weeks...

Free Thinking Festival

Monday 27th February 2017
I'm really excited to be part of the Radio 3 Free Thinking Festival taking place at the Sage, Gateshead in March. I'm playing as part of a live broadcast of
Jazz Record Requests


Monday 28th November 2016
There's a new festival taking place at the Sage, Gateshead with student performances on Dec 12-14th alongside some high-flying alumni bands and concourse performances!

Have a look at the Sage Website for more information.

Sage Website

Take Five Edition XII

Friday 18th November 2016
I'm really excited to have been chosen to take part in Take Five UK Edition XII!

Produced by Serious and with support from PRS for Music Foundation, Jerwood Charitable Foundation, Help Musicians UK, Arts Council England and Serious Trust, this is a talent development scheme which enables selected artists to take time out to develop their music, build their careers and get their music out into the world.

Take Five Edition XII
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