A bit about Chez:
Chez has been lucky to support some fantastic acts such as The Jools Holland Big Band, Chic, Mark Ronson and magician legend Dynamo. She has performed for the likes of Jaz Dhami, Thunder, Tony Hadley, Gareth Gates and Shane Richie, as well as leading record labels Hed Kandi and Sony Music.
Clients include David Gilmore, Daniel Craig, David Cameron and Richard Branson. Her performances have been acclaimed by the likes of The British Arts Council and The BBC.
Throughout her career, Chez has been fortunate to collect passport stamps from all over the world; from Bruges to Botswana, Turkey to Thailand, Dubrovnik to Dubai and countless other destinations.
Out of the spotlight:
Off stage, she has premiered works by Michael Nymann on BBC Radio 3 and jammed alongside Seasick Steve on Radio 2.
Behind the scenes, Chez devotes much of her time to the reputable charity, Music in Hospitals, playing for patients all over the UK and featuring her performance experiences on BBC Radio 4.
On her home turf in London, Chez has managed to acquire quite a few letters after her name, including dipABRSM Teaching alongside a Licentiate in Performance from the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music.
Chez writes and arranges music for her many bands & ensembles. In the composition world, Chez has written for online games companies, news corporations and the Edinburgh Film Festival, to name a few, as well as releasing material with her bands on iTunes.
To infinity and beyond!:
Polished, unique and dependable, Chez Taylor-Francis is quickly becoming a prominent female artist on the London jazz and pop scene
BBC radio 2
BBC radio 3
BBC radio 4
BBC broadcasting house
National Indoor Arena, Birmingham
Aston Villa Stadium
Manchester United Stadium
Edinburgh International Festival
*Iconic London Venues
Houses of Parliament
The Natural History Museum
The Science Museum
The Design Museum
The Portrait Gallery
Battersea Power Station
*Famous London Jazz Clubs
Pizza Express Jazz Club, Soho
Boisdales of Canary Wharf
The 606 club
*Reputable London Hotels
The Savoy Hotel
The Lanesborough Hotel
The Park Plaza Hotel, Westminster
Algarve, Portugal/ Alta, norway/ Antigua, Caribbean/ Aruba, Caribbean/ Barcelona, Spain/ Bathurst, Australia/ Berlin, Germany/ Botswana, Africa/ Cairo, Egypt/ Copenhagen, Denmark/ Courchevel, France/ Crete, Greece/ Dubrovnik, Croatia/
Hong Kong, China/ Houston, Texas/ Istanbul, Turkey/ Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia/ Kristiansand, Norway/ Kusadasi, Turkey/ Lisbon, Portugal/ Manama, Bahrain/ Miami, Florida, America/ Mozambique, Africa/ Murren, Switzerland/ Nicaragua, America/ Oranjestad, Aruba/ Panama, America/ Puntarenas, Costa Rica/ Saint Lucia, Caribbean/ Saint paul de vence, France/ Shanghai, China/ Sicily, Italy/ Stavanger, Norway/ Sydney, Australia/ Valletta, Malta/ Venice, Italy/ Zambia, Africa/ Zimbabwe, Africa