Tomorrow's Warriors Female Frontline

The 9-piece Tomorrow's Warriors Female Frontline developed out of the award-winning Tomorrow’s Warriors Emerging Artist Development Programme based at the Southbank.

The ensemble is one of our flagship performance groups, and embodies the Warrior spirit in more than just serious musical talent. Playing a selection of upbeat jazz standards, funk and contemporary versions of some well-known classics, the Female Frontline are led by saxophonist Aleksandra Topczewska under the tutelage of Gary Crosby OBE. Now in its 27th year, Tomorrow’s Warriors provides development support to young and emerging jazz artists, especially to young women and musicians from diverse backgrounds. 

Write Alumna of the Female Collective, Nerija, have recently been signed to Domino Recording Company, and are successful musicians in their own right, with many acting as band leaders for their own projects. Alumni of Tomorrow's Warriors also include Shabaka Hutchings, Soweto Kinch, Eska, Ezra Collective, Nubya Garcia, Zara McFarlane, Denys Baptiste, Jason Yarde, Empirical, Binker & Moses and…