Asha Parkinson is a London-based musician whose work crosses boundaries between classical, jazz and world musics
On this website, you can find out more about Asha, her music and her current projects.
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Jazz South Breakthrough Commissions Award 2021
Asha is delighted to be one of four composers selected for Jazz South Breakthrough Commissions 2021. Following a small-scale collaboration with members of the Orchestra of Syrian Musicians, she’s creating an extended cross-genre work for digital broadcast from the Colyer-Fergusson Concert Hall Canterbury (a major venue in the Jazz South Region).
The piece integrates jazz/contemporary influences with Arab maquam/culture/literature. Update to follow soon! … https://jazzsouth.org.uk/artist/asha-parkinson-breakthrough-artist/