Welcome to pauledis.co.uk - 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.
Just Like Me available at JazzCDs
Sunday 7th February 2016
Just Like me is now available to buy online from JazzCDs
New Ear Training and Improvisation Session for 2016
Monday 4th January 2016
I am pleased to announce that I will be leading more Ear Training and Improvisation workshops at the Lit and Phil in Newcastle. As before, they are completely free for anyone who wants to take part! Please contact the Lit and Phil to find out more information and to register your interest (on a first come first serve basis).
Here are the dates of the sessions (all are 7-9)
Jan 25 Feb 8, 22, April 4, 11, 18
Please bring your instrument and your ears!
Ruminations for Piano
Friday 20th November 2015
Alongside Just Like Me, I've released a new digital recording of five pieces of contemporary classical piano. Head over to my Bandcamp page to have a listen...Ruminations for Piano
How to get hold of Just Like Me!
Friday 20th November 2015
Just Like Me has now been officially released! However, for the moment it's not available online, so please do get in touch via email if you want to order a copy!
Just Like Me/Not Like Me album launch
Thursday 10th September 2015
I'll be launching my new double CD of Just Like Me and Not Like Me on November 19th at the Literary and Philosophical Society, Newcastle. 8pm start, tickets £6/5
Lecturing post for the BMus Course at Sage, Gateshead
Wednesday 12th August 2015
I'm really excited to be joining the Higher Education and Research Team at Sage Gateshead and to be lecturing on the prestigious BMus course as part of a fantastic team. The Sage is an amazing place for young musicians to come and study, complete with world class facilities and resources.
In this role I'm looking forward to guiding the next generation of professional musicians to become part of a dynamic local music scene with the necessary skills to be successful world-wide!
Blues for Dad on Jazz Record Requsts
Monday 16th March 2015
I was very please to hear Blues for Dad on Jazz Record Requests this weekend!
Follow the link to hear the track - 45 minutes in....www.
Paul Edis Sextet - Mr Hipster Album Tour
Friday 25th July 2014
In Autumn 2014 Paul's sextet are on the road with a national tour. The tour includes gigs at Richmond Jazz Festival, Lancaster Jazz Festival, Sage Gateshead, Seven Arts, Queen's Hall Hexham, Gala Theatre Durham and a London date at the Vortex Jazz Club.
4* Review in Jazz Journal for Not Like Me
Friday 6th June 2014
You can read a great review of Not Like Me in the June edition of Jazz Journal from Andy Hamilton. Here's some highlights...
"A new voice in jazz...a real jazz composer...a very thoughtful improviser." Andy Hamilton, Jazz Journal
Not Like Me is available to download now from Amazon, Itunes, Spotify etc.
Album Launch at Sage Gateshead
Sunday 23rd March 2014
The much anticipated second album by the Paul Edis Sextet is being launched on September 25th at Sage Gateshead. Book your tickets now! £7 (concessions available) 8pm start.