Nick holds the guitar chair for both the National Youth Jazz Orchestra (NYJO) and the NYJO Graduates Nonet. With NYJO he has played all over Europe (Dates in Heek, Dortmund, Milan and Amsterdam) and top UK venues including Ronnie Scotts, Pizza Express Soho, The Stables, The Barbican and Rich Mix.
Some recent highlights include
Nick Fitch is a 21 year old guitarist, bassist, composer and bandleader. He has performed at many of the country's top music venues including Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club, The 606 Jazz Club, Pizza Express Soho, Pizza Express Pheasentry, The Vortex, Wigmore Hall, Queen Elizabeth Hall, The Southbank Centre and The Barbican.
Nick Is currently studying Jazz and Classical Guitar at the prestigious Guildhall School Of Music - London, studying with Adam Goldsmith, Ralph Salmins, John Parricelli, Gareth Lockrane, Malcolm Edmonstone Mike Outram & Colin Oxley.
He also spent two years studying on the Junior course at the Royal Academy Of Music, under the guidance of Gareth Lockrane and Simon Colam. He had been taking lessons with Jasper Smith since the age of 11 and has also received tuition from Mike Walker (George Russell, Impossible Gentleman) Steve Cardenas (Paul Motion, Charlie Haden, Steve Swallow) John Etheridge (Soft Machine) Gilad Hekselman, Jim Mullen and Andreas Oberg
He is regularly found leading and playing in various function bands around Norfolk and London; he has provided entertainment for high ranking clientele including Marriot & Grosvenor Hotels, École Militaire Estate, the EDP the Princess Royal (Princess Anne) Southbank Centre and National Gallery. Nick has a great interest in playing Theatre Shows and is found regularly playing and deputizing in shows around Norfolk and London. He has played many shows (including Hairspray, Les Miserables, Grease, Godspell, We Will Rock You, Loserville, Aladdin, Beauty and The Beast, Joseph & more)
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