Her debut EP, NUBYA’s 5IVE, released in 2017, was hailed as “exceptional” by The Vinyl Factory, and her second project, WHEN WE ARE (2018), has earned her worldwide critical acclaim, with NPR naming the title track one of ‘NPR’s Best Songs of 2018’. Garcia is also co-founder and tours with Nerija. Garcia’s most recent awards include the Jazz FM Breakthrough Act of the Year, the Sky Arts Breakthrough Act of the Year, and the Jazz FM UK Jazz Act of the Year.
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Nubya Garcia is an award-winning saxophonist, composer, and DJ based in London.