Composer, trombonist and leader of nine-piece brass band outfit Young Pilgrims.
Richard Foote is a composer, trombonist and leader of nine-piece brass band outfit Young Pilgrims, who are releasing their second album in winter 2019. He enjoys a varied performance career and is a member of The Mike Fletcher’s Jazz Orchestra, Beats and Pieces Big Band and the David Ferris Septet amongst others. Foote has performed across Europe with Keith Tippet’s Octet, The London Elektricity Big Band feat Liane Carroll and Riot Jazz. Locally, he co-ran the Jazz at the Spotted Dog sessions in Birmingham and recently started work as a Programme Producer for Jazzines department at Town Hall Symphony Hall.