Phil Robson (Independent (Guitar))

Phil Robson: Winner of ´Best Jazz Musician of the Year´ in the 2009- 2010 Parliamentary Jazz Awards. "Phil Robson is a disturbingly good jazz guitar player!" Wayne Krantz.

Originally from Derby, Phil is now based between London & the Kent coast. He is internationally regarded as a versatile and creative player who appears in all kinds of diverse settings. Phil is also a celebrated composer & band leader. He has recorded many solo & co-led CDs for the ground breaking indie label ‘Babel’. As a band leader Robson has fronted many innovative projects including ´Six strings & the beat´

Phil also co leads the cult band ´Partisans´ with Julian Siegel featuring Gene Calderazzo - drums & Thad Kelly - bass which has been a major influence on the European “Nu-Jazz” scene.

Phil also currently teaches at Trinity College of Music &The Royal Academy of Music.