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The Spitz Charitable Trust 

Charity Number 1155033

Jane Glitre

managing director

Former managing director of The Spitz music venue in Spitalfields Market in East London, Jane founded the Spitz Charitable Trust in January 2014

Arthur Lea

musician

Blues and jazz pianist and singer Arthur Lea studied at the Royal Academy of Music and has played everywhere from Ronnie Scott’s to the Olympic Stadium

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Tanya cracknell

musician

a.k.a the Grime Violinist. Tanya is involved both on stage, serenading residents with her violin and behind the scenes working tirelessly on funding applications 

Emine pirhasan

musician

Vocalist and guitarist Emine has performed with The Spitz for many years, including at our Return To Spitalfields event in 2016

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Mussinghi Brian Edwards 

musician

Brian is one of the UK's top tenor saxophonists and we love welcoming him and his horn to our live sessions

Laurence Corns

musician

Singer, songwriter and guitarist Laurence Corns brings a unique blend of swing, jazz and African music to our live sessions  

Dom pipkin 

musician

Piano from London, soul from New Orleans. Dom is the UK's best-kept piano secret and always puts on a great show 

Thom Rowlands

Charity co-ordinator (p/t)

Thom assists with the day-to-day running of The Spitz and also stands in on piano and guitar during our sessions

mette Slot Johnsen

charity co-ordinator (p/t)

Mette and Jane worked together at the Spitz venue and she now assists with developing ideas as well as administrative tasks and documenting our music sessions

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Canadian Trumpeter Jay Phelps is at the forefront of the young and creative generation of jazz musicians in the UK

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musician

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Swedish vocalist Emilia, one of the most exciting young vocalists on the UK Jazz scene was awarded  ‘Vocalist of the Year-2016′ at The Parliamentary Jazz Awards.

Emilia Martensson

musician

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Hannah lovell

photographer and film maker

Hannah often photographs our sessions and has made a number of short films about The Spitz for our website and for use in funding applications

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marvin Browne

chair of trustees

Clothing designer and Spitalfields stalwart Marvin became a trustee after meeting Jane during The Spitz's time in the East London market

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dr. Sarah rutherford

trustee

Writer, researcher, consultant on gender in the workplace. Sarah became a trustee of The Spitz Charitable Trust in March 2016

Saleah Micci

trustee

IT specialist for the NHS, Saleah has been a long-term supporter of The Spitz and a trustee for just as long

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