MEET THE BAND
Hetty Loxston is a versatile vocalist from London. Classically trained in the UK (Trinity Laban and Lancaster University) and in Italy (Conservatorio di Bologna), she performs as the lead singer of a number of bands and as a session singer.
She enjoys singing a varied repertoire of feel-good Jazz, Latin, Pop, Rock 'n' roll, Motown and Soul. Having lived in Italy for five years, Hetty is a fluent Italian speaker and she also sings in French, Spanish and Portuguese.
Hetty holds a residency at Quaglino's in Mayfair and Jazzgir in Canary Wharf and has performed at some of London's most prestigious venues including: The Dorchester Hotel, Harvey Nichols, Kensington Roof Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts, Wilton's Music Hall, Verdi's at the Royal Albert Hall, One Whitehall Place, the Royal Horseguards Hotel, Madison, St Pauls and received glowing reviews from a number of well-known celebrities.
Hetty has also performed at celebrations at beautiful venues in Portovenere, Portofino, and Agrigento.
Hetty is passionate about singing for health. She performs regularly at the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, at various other Hospitals, and for Care Homes and Charities.
Guitarist Miguel Luque is an exceptional Spanish guitarist from Barcelona, who is based in London. He has played music from an early age, and studied jazz music studies at Leeds College of Music, graduating from Middlesex University in London in 2014.
He started his music career in Leeds playing in bands in the north of England, and decided to move to London to pursue his studies and develop his music career. In London he has been performing in Latin jazz bands, Spanish flamenco rumba, and has collaborated with other world music bands. Miguel is also a linguist who speaks fluent English, Spanish and French.
JAVIER PEKE RODRIGUEZ
As a child, Javier’s music talent was early discovered by Rafael Orozco, one of the most recognized pianists of the XX century, who offered himself to give him private lessons to develop his clear raw talent.
After finishing his degree in Piano and Classical Music at the age of 18th, he started to perform as a piano soloist in various international orchestras including Seville Symphonic Orchestra and Kent Symphony Orchestra at Canterbury. Founding member of a number of groups (“Ibn Megas Quintet”, “Guillion Sextet”) he has been immersed in an intense musical activity, including the composition and record of various albums (Las tres orillas de Al-Andalus), film soundtracks (“So far”, “Las Tres orillas”) and theatre musicals (“La Asamblea de las mujeres” or “Salem´s witches”). In the meantime, before launching his international career, he was teaching at various Professional Conservatoires in Spain including the “Francisco Guerrero” Conservatoire in Seville and the Malaga Professional Conservatoire of Music and Dance. In December 2014 was appointed Music Director of The World Ballet.
Javier has lived in many cities around the world, speaks six languages and has a Master Degree in Piano and Composition. After long periods living in Berlin and Moscow where he has been studying different contemporary piano techniques, he is now based in London and perform worldwide.
Musician multi-instrumentalist, has born in Salvador-Bahia-Brazil on the 10/09/1992. He began his music career very early, with only 3 years of age he accompanied his father, the Artist Peu Meurray on his shows, who is his biggest musical influence, as well as his mother, Cida Nunes, who is also a singer.
His been involved in projects with different concepts and music genres, national and international percussion festivals, cultural and environmental projects. MUSIC is his 1st priority and way of life!
Currently living in London. He plays and produces with independent artists like him, dedicated to his solo work, in which he has been recording and composing, based on the researches of the places he visits, and the influences of the music on the streets of Salvador, Bahia, Northeast region of Brazil where he was born and raised