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Miss Eloise Oates-Lidar
Miss Eloise Oates-Lidar

Biography

A trumpeter and composer, Eloise has played jazz on the vibrant streets of New Orleans, performed in front of big names such as Wayne Bergeron and Gordon Goodwin. She has also composed for a National company campaign and received the adjudicator's award for Best Musical Director at The Great North Big Band Competition 2017. Having graduated from Leeds College of Music with a BA Hons degree in Jazz and performing at both Love Supreme Festival and Manchester Jazz Festival, she is currently composing and performing in a range of projects as well as teaching.

Eloise started playing trumpet at seven years old. she started playing in Big bands at the age of fourteen and also expressed an interest in composition. Eloise sources inspiration from a range of genres and grew up listening to a mix of Motown, Stevie Wonder, Ella Fitzgerald and Frank Sinatra to name a few.

Growing up in Derbyshire, Eloise had her first professional recording in 2009 when she composed for a Balfour Beatty safety campaign. By seventeen, Eloise had achieved a distinction for her ABRSM trumpet grade 8. In 2013, Eloise jetted off to America to perform in the "Hot House Screaming Kicks" Big band at the JEN (Jazz Education Network) conference in Atlanta, Georgia. The repertoire included two of her originals on which she was the vocalist. Audience members included renowned jazz musicians such as Wayne Bergeron and Kris Berg. Eloise has also composed with, jazz pianist and broadcaster, Julian Joseph who noticed Eloise's aptitude for creating and hearing melodies.

In 2017, she received the adjudicator's award for Best Musical Director at The Great North Big Band Competition 2017 and also performed at Love Supreme Festival and Manchester Jazz Festival.

Having graduated from Leeds College of Music with a BA Hons degree in Jazz, she is currently composing and performing regularly in a range of projects in nottingham and teaches. Her band Pyracantha are currently recording their debut EP.

Contact Eloise

Address: Nottingham
Nottinghamshire
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Fee (30 minutes): £20.00
Fee (60 minutes): £30.00

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