Jason Yarde Campaign Photo - A group of people dancing and clapping

"I want to tell you about a dream I had when I was child (not so long ago…) where I imagined a vast room full of musical instruments of all shapes and sizes with a handful of folks around to explore them…"

Pathways programme participant Jason Yarde has launched a Pledge campaign to support the recording and production of a debut album for his collective ACOUTASTiC BOMBASTiC. Formed over a decade ago and bringing together a vast range of talented musicians including:

ESKA (Matthew Herbert/Nitin Sawney/Zero7)
MARCINA ARNOLD (Quite Sane/Bheki Mseleku/Steve Williamson)
EMMA SMITH (Elysian Quartet/Hot Chip/James Yorkston)
ELLEN BLAIR (Echo Strings/Paloma Faith/Reggae Philharmonic)
SEB ROCHFORD (Polar Bear/Sons Of Kemet/Andy Sheppard)
BENET MCLEAN (Sir Simon Rattle/Carleen Anderson/Dennis Rollins)
ORPHY ROBINSON (Black Top/Jazz Warriors/Nigel Kennedy)
SHANTI JAYASINHA (Grand Union Orchestra/Alex Wilson/Janette Mason)
NEIL CHARLES (Terence Blanchard/Cerys Matthews/Alex Hawkins)
JULIAN SIEGEL (Partisans/John Taylor/Diane Schuur)
HARRY BROWN (Jazz Jamaica/Adele/Rudamental)
JASON YARDE (Andrew Hill/Louis Moholo Moholo/Keziah Jones)

With special guest members including…
COREY MWAMBA Vibes (New Dark Art/Evan Parker/Orphy Robinson)
DANIEL LEWIS Steel Pan (Panorama/Gary Trotman)
CONOR CHAPLIN Double Bass/Saxophone (Laura Jurd/Phil Meadows/Engines Orchestra)
JASON LINDNER (Now Vs. Now/David Bowie/Donny McCaslin)

This record is one not to be missed! Head over to the pledge campaign page to find our more and give your support

With support from 

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