Peter Horsfall is an acclaimed trumpet player, vocalist and songwriter based in the UK. A vibrant and formidable presence on the London jazz scene, Peter has developed a reputation as a consummate bandleader and an innovative producer.
Peter's latest album Nighthawks received critical acclaim, including a four star review in the Guardian. Described by All About Jazz as 'one of the year's most original releases', the record was featured on BBC Radio 2, BBC Radio 3 and Jazz FM.
Peter performs as a soloist at many prestigious venues and festivals throughout the world. These include The Lincoln Center (NYC), Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club, Sunset/Sunside (Paris), The Royal Albert Hall, North Sea Jazz Festival (NDL), the Cadogan Hall, London Jazz Festival, Cheltenham Jazz Festival, the Southbank Centre, La Spezia Jazz Festival (IT) and many more.
He has also played trumpet and flugelhorn for pop & hiphop groups including DJ Premier, De La Soul, Friendly Fires. DJ IQ and many others.
In addition leading his own solo projects, you can also find Peter playing regularly with Kansas Smitty's Big Four,
vocalist and broadcaster Clare Teal, and Guy Barker. Peter also leads the highly respected traditional jazz ensemble Basin Street Brawlers.
"Truly an original new voice”
- The Guardian
"A bittersweet beautiful voice and timeless trumpet”
- BBC Radio 3