Born: February 26, 1992
Jamie Brownfield, 21, hails from the village of Llanrhaeadr Y.M. in Mid Wales. He started on the cornet aged 9 playing in the local brass band and by the time he was 12 was performing jazz in public, guesting wherever he could at local jazz clubs.
In 2005, when Jamie was 13, he formed his first band 'The JB Quintet' and the following year recorded his first CD 'No Animals Were Harmed......' with them, one of the tracks 'Don't do the Jamie' was co-written by Jamie and his Grandad!
Jamie has since been a regular member of various bands and guested with many more including The Merseysippi Jazz Band, Beats 'n' Pieces Big Band and TJ Johnson's Bourbon Kick at jazz clubs & festivals around the country playing all styles of jazz from New Orleans to Bebop! ...
Awards1st in 2012 British Jazz Awards Rising Star category 2nd in 2011 British Jazz Awards Rising Star category Nominated in the 2012 British Jazz Awards Rising Star category - vote here http://tiny.cc/jazzawards
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