Dan Mitchell is originally from the Isle of Man, and graduated from the RNCM in 2013. Since then, he has made appearences with the Halle Orchestra and the Mahler Chamber Orchestra. More recently, he has dedicated himself to pursuing avenues in jazz and has played with the Manchester Jazz Collective, SK2 Big Band and is a permanent member of Manchester’s very own Afrobeat/Ethiojazz group Agbeko.
“I really can’t wait to learn from the musician behind some of James Brown’s most iconic horn lines. I am very much looking forward to honing my own skills in a collaborative process with other musicians.”