HJC Presents at PizzaExpress, Holborn - Nathan Mitchell (USA) 'Gentle and Smooth'

Tuesday 11th June 2024

Tickets: £20

Doors: 6.30pm

Show: 8.00pm

The venue for this event is PizzaExpress, 99 High Holborn, London, WC1V 6LF

Hampstead Jazz Club in association with The Soul Of London Radio and in partnership with PizzaExpress Live, proudly present Keyboardist, Vocalist, and Producer Nathan Mitchell. Dr. Nathan L. Mitchell, Jr., is an accomplished American awarding winning contemporary jazz/soul artist (composer, producer, and multi-instrumentalist), music educator and humanitarian. A Grammy Nominated, 3x NAACP Image Award nominated and BILLBOARD charting artist with 10 top 30 BILLBOARD hits including three #1 BILLBOARD songs; has become one of the most respected “musical storytellers” in the contemporary jazz industry. This award-winning artist is known best for his electric showmanship, unique talents, and enthusiastic energy. On June 11, join Nathan Mitchell in celebration of his newly released album, “Gentle and Smooth” with the breakout single “Just Coolin”. This launch event is sure to touch your heart, move your feet, have you grooving to the beat!

Nathan’s musical fingerprint was first marked in 2017 with his first national debut release entitled “Smooth Groove”. From this musical work two of his songs accomplished great success on mainstream media “Inspiration”, which made the top 30 on the BILLBOARD charts (#22) and “Smooth Groove” (#20). One of his greatest achievements was his 2nd musical release “Soulmate” which marked his 1st NAACP Image Award Nomination (2020).

From this release his hit single “Swing City” accumulated over 1 million streams on Spotify within its 1st year. “Swing City” received great success reaching #7 on the BILLBOARD charts, #7 on the Smooth Jazz Network Charts, and #1 on the Mediabase Smooth Jazz charts. In 2021 Nathan was nominated for a 2nd NAACP Image Award for “Outstanding Jazz Album” for his creative release during the global pandemic entitled “Donny, Duke, & Wonder”. In 2022 his release “Love Languages” honored him with his 3rd NAACP Image Award for “Outstanding Jazz Album”. Nathan’s career took a major leap into the eyes of mainstream music lovers all over the world following his 2023 “Rising Star” stellar performance at the Seabreeze Jazz Festival in Panama City, FL. His performance caught the attention of major festivals, as well as music lovers globally which made him an immediate house-hold name.


Nathan Mitchell (piano & vocals)
GianCarlo Yanes (bass)
EJ Mitchell (drums)
w/special guest Triple Horns:
Patrick Hayes (trombone)
Jacob Shaw (saxophone)
Nick Mead (trumpet)

PizzaExpress Live
99 High Holborn

020 7439 4962


Doors: 6:30 pm | Show: 8:00 pm

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