Emanuel J Burton

Drummer

Emanuel J Burton is making waves in the industry as a solo drummer, musical director, bandleader and songwriter.

Emanuel has previously showcased at We Out Here Festival 2019, Manchester Jazz Festival 2019 and Manchester International Festival 2019. He also performed as a session musician at Leopallooza Festival 2019 and played a headline slot at world-renowned Band On The Wall.

And even the turbulent times of 2020 haven’t stopped Emanuel performing. Most recently, he’s played at the AIM Festival Awards Show, and performed solo at Sports Relief 2020, and Sounds From The Other City Festival 2020.

While at BIMM Institute Manchester studying the Professional Musicianship course, Emanuel curated drum clinics with Rico Nicols (Kendrick Lamar) and Brian Fraiser-Moore (Justin Timberlake), headlined his own solo show, performed a residency with Misha B and toured with Children of Zeus.

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