Henry Spencer is a multi-award winning trumpeter, bandleader, composer and educator currently based in London.
 

The Reasons Don't Change​the much-anticipated debut album is now available to buy on Vinyl and CD. Made with collaboration of Multi-Grammy Award Winner, Dave Darlington, in New York. All 10 tracks composed by Henry Spencer and performed by his group, Henry Spencer and Juncture, plus the strings of the Guastalla Quartet.  
Record Label: Whirlwind Recordings  
Official Worldwide Release: 27 Jan 2017
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Album: The Reasons Don't Change

"A truly gorgeous record and 
early contender for Album of the Year."

- All About Jazz on The Reasons Don't Change

“Contender for Album of The Year” - All About Jazz 

“Spectacular… A striking debut” - The Guardian 

★★★★★ “Henry Spencer is considered one of the great talents of the British jazz scene. Listen to Spencer's genius on this disc." 
- InMusic (Germany)

WINNER OF BEST NEWCOMER AWARD AT MARLBOROUGH JAZZ FESTIVAL

WINNER OF EMERGING EXCELLENCE AWARD
(HMUK)

"Henry Spencer's music has a unique focus and quality rarely experienced from others of his generation...
Originals with real meaning"

- Paul Pace, Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club 

"the most exciting improvising and modern jazz writing that you'll find anywhere in the UK" 
- Barbican Jazz Club 
 

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[LATEST NEWSLETTER CLICK HERE]

12th Feb 
NEW LIVE VIDEOS - SOME ALREADY UP & MORE COMING
from LONDON JAZZ FESTIVAL: 

INSTAGRAM and FACEBOOK @henryspencermusic 
Filmed by MEZZO TV - Broadcast coming! 

2nd Jan
NEW VIDEO on Facebook From London Jazz Fest! Gig was actually filmed by MEZZO TV so HQ Broadcast/Film coming! 

28th Nov 
Henry Spencer & Juncture performance at LONDON JAZZ FESTIVAL
FILMED by MEZZO TV - FILM/BROADCAST COMING SOON!

9th Nov
Check out Latest News HERE
Back from Tour, Ready for LONDON JAZZ FESTIVAL


22nd Sept
NEW RELEASE: Henry Spencer and Juncture with Strings - 

'Hopeless Heartless' from THE REASONS DON'T CHANGE HERE

26th July
Brand NEW ★★★★★ Album Review of The Reasons Don't Change 
from Germany's InMusic 

(Original German version HERE)

1st July  
Fresh from EUROPE! More Press Reviews of The Reasons Don't Change - NEW VIDEO HERE

3rd May 
MORE Exciting Reviews for The Reasons Don't Change HERE 

3rd April
Just back from Boston (USA) from Recording an Album.
Latest News HERE 

18th March 
WATCH Brand New Short Trailer for The Reasons Don't Change HERE

29th Feb
Have a Read of Interview with LondonJazz about New Album, Tour and ...Singer Songwriting! Here

12th Feb
SOLD OUT ALBUM LAUNCH PERFORMANCE:
Henry Spencer and Juncture + Strings for
'The Reasons Don't Change' at PizzaExpress Jazz Club.
JAZZWISE Live Review of the night Here.

23rd Jan 
OFFICIAL ALBUM TRAILER RELEASED FOR 'THE REASONS DON'T CHANGE'  - Watch it HERE

15th Jan
FIRST REVIEW IN
OF THE REASONS DON'T CHANGE:
"A truly gorgeous record and early contender for
Album of the Year."  
[Full All About Jazz Review Here]


2nd Dec
ARTWORK RELEASED​ for New Album, THE REASONS DON'T CHANGE, 
Made with Multi-Grammy Award Winner in New York.  
Released with US/UK Label, Whirlwind Recordings


1st Nov
Check out New Video from the Album Session in the Studio

14th Aug

LATEST NEWS HERE - About New Album, Record Label Signing, Grammy Award and New York

28th July 
HENRY SPENCER SIGNED RECORD DEAL with prestigious US/UK Label, Whirlwind Recordings for release of, THE REASON DON'T CHANGE with Henry Spencer and Juncture

NEW ALBUM, THE REASONS DON'T CHANGE has been Mixed and Mastered in
NEW YORK by MULTI-GRAMMY AWARD-WINNING, Dave Darlington.

28th March  
HENRY SPENCER AND JUNCTURE ALBUM
AND PERFORMANCE DATE at RONNIE SCOTT'S


1st March
HENRY SPENCER AND JUNCTURE 
Perform at RONNIE SCOTT'S JAZZ CLUB
on 7th APRIL 2016 (Main Show)

​30th January​
BRAND NEW VIDEO of HENRY SPENCER AND JUNCTURE 

18th January
NEW REVIEW OF HENRY SPENCER AND JUNCTURE GIG AND WORKSHOP HERE 

2nd December
NEW UPDATES FOR HENRY SPENCER AND JUNCTURE ALBUM RELEASE AND PERFORMANCE DATE

20th August
NEW HENRY SPENCER AND JUNCTURE PERFORMANCE ANNOUNCED FOR 18th DEC at THE VERDICT, BRIGHTON

30th July
NEW ALBUM TEASER VIDEO RELEASED in lead up to THE REASONS DON'T CHANGE

20th February
LIVE RADIO INTERVIEW with HENRY SPENCER
Discussed: RONNIE SCOTT'S PERFORMANCE, 'THE REASONS DON'T CHANGE' & some other inappropriate things...


11th February
FULL HOUSE AT RONNIE SCOTT'S FOR HENRY SPENCER AND JUNCTURE PERFORMANCE. SOLD OUT SHOW FEATURED MUSIC FROM 'THE REASONS DON'T CHANGE'

1st January
NEW Performance Date at RONNIE SCOTT'S JAZZ CLUB (MAIN SHOW) HENRY SPENCER AND JUNCTURE 
10th FEBRUARY 8.30pm - 9.30pm 


8th November
Released: The first of a few new videos! Henry Spencer and Juncture plus strings performing live, The Survivor and The Descendant.


20th November 2014
HENRY SPENCER AND JUNCTURE AT SOUTHBANK CENTRE
5th DECEMBER

9th October 2014
Recent Review of Henry Spencer and Juncture at Barbican Jazz Club
"The most exciting improvising and modern jazz writing that you'll find anywhere in the UKHenry Spencer's compositions are sophisticated, highly original, but also immediately engaging, and all the more enriched by the formidable improvising that is evident from each of the highly individual musical personalities in the band." 
Barbican Jazz Cub 9th October '14

 
20th September 2014
VIDEO SHOOT | LIVE PERFORMANCE / EPK 
Due to winning The Emerging Excellence Award earlier this year, Henry Spencer and Juncture plus strings, recorded live performances videos. Final editing is underway and the videos will soon by available online.
 

14th July 2014
Grammy Award Winner Working with Henry Spencer And Juncture on New Album
Grammy Award Winner, Dave Darlington has worked with everyone from Miles Davis, Ambrose Akinmusire, Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock to Sting, Prince, Jamiroquai and Michael Jackson. 


15th June 2014
PRODUCER ON BOARD FOR ALBUM
Paul Whalley has worked with Platinum award-winning record producers such as Labrinth and Mushtaq Udin including recently on the new Justin Timberlake album. He has worked with labels such as Universal, Polydor, Decca and Sony BMG. 
A wide range of unorthodox recording/production techniques are being pulled from various styles, most of which have never before been brought together like this on a British jazz record. 

15th April 2014
RECENT FULL INTERVIEW WITH SANDY BROWN JAZZ
 
 


 
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