Described by London Jazz News as “a Budding Guitar Prodigy”, Nick Fitch is a 22-year-old guitarist based in London and trained at the prestigious Guildhall School Of Music. He has performed as a bandleader & sideman at many of the UK’s top music venues including Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club, The 606 Jazz Club, Pizza Express Dean St, The Vortex, Wigmore Hall, Queen Elizabeth Hall, The Southbank Centre and The Barbican.
Having been the guitarist for the National Youth Jazz Orchestra of Great Britain for the past 3-years, he has played 50+ dates a year in the UK and all over Europe (Dates in Heek, Pavia, Munich Dortmund, Milan and Amsterdam)
Recent performing & recording credits include with Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Laurence Juber (Paul McCartney & Wings), The Swingle Singers, Andrew Kingslow (Sony / ATV) Claire Martin OBE, Katie Coleman (X Factor), Tina May, Guy Pratt (Pink Floyd, Michael Jackson), Mike Stern (Miles Davis) & Jim Mullen (Average White Band) and has just returned from a 6 week tour with international 7-piece band The Jive, performing across Europe to crowds of 2000+
Some recent highlights include:
– Multiple nights at Ronnie Scotts with NYJO (including a date with Jazz At Lincoln Centre’s Vincent Gardner)
– The Groucho Club houseband and playing with Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Richard Jones (The Feeling), Matt Berry, Steve Furst, Liane Carroll,
Guy Pratt (Pink Floyd, Michael Jackson)
– An ongoing duo project with singing sensation Tina May (including gigs at Live At Zedel, Pizza Express and more)