Al Jarreau

Ian interviews Al Jarreau

Ian interviews legendary singer Al Jarreau on Sunday 10th July at Ronnie Scott's.


David Bowie

Ian at PizzaExpress Jazz Club Soho

Love, Fame and Happiness – When Joni Met Bowie. Ian at PizzaExpress Jazz Club Soho 12th and 13th August.


Ian on Jazzwise

Reviews for the album keep on coming

“Shaw and his trio leave most of their peers at the starting gate.”
★★★★ review in The Telegraph

“Shaw's ability to … cut to the emotional heart of a song … remains astonishing.”
★★★★ review in Jazzwise

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Ian Shaw

Ian tours UK with new album

The Theory Of Joy UK tour dates from March to June, including the official album launch at Nell’s Jazz & Blues in West Kensington.

Tour dates and booking details

Album available from Amazon on CD or Luxury Double LP. Or download at iTunes or Spotify. CD also availbe to buy directly from

The Theory Of Joy

The new album: The Theory Of Joy

For this new recording, Ian has returned to working with that classic jazz ensemble, the piano trio. A frequent and accomplished solo performer, Ian craved a bit of company, and what company he found…

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Ian Shaw

Listen to My Brother

From The Theory Of Joy (Harmonia Mundi/Jazz Village), release February 2016. Please consider making a donation to refugee aid – all info below video.

Watch video of My Brother

Rory Bremner

Ian Shaw hosts the International Ronnie Scott's Radio Show

Featuring music, backstage interviews and rare performances.

Listen in-flight on BA, online, on JazzFM, Jazz.FM91 and Jazz90.1.

Upcoming dates

Sun 31-Jul-2016
Crazy Coqs, Brasserie Zedel, London W1

Fri 12-Aug-2016
PizzaExpress Jazz Club, Dean St, London

Sat 13-Aug-2016
PizzaExpress Jazz Club, Dean St, London

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