Awen Ensemble are a Leeds based Contemporary Jazz Collective, founded by Trumpeter Emyr Penry Dance and Guitarist Ruari Graham. Taking inspiration from global folk music the band play melodically driven music with a modal and groove based focus.

Emyr Penry Dance - trumpet/flugel

Saul Duff - tenor saxophone

Samantha Binotti - vibrophone

Ruari Graham - guitar

Joe Wilkes - bass guitar

Eddie Bowes - drums

"They are definitely rising stars of the UK jazz scene."Lu

LUBI JOVANOVIC -LIVE MUSIC PROMOTER

Jazzland Sessions/Sunday Joint, DIG Family Favourites radio show

"A musical delight."

LYDIA LLOYD-HENRY, DJ ALETHA

NARR Radio, Jazz FM, Sable Radio