Alexander Celik


Alex grew up in Norwich, Norfolk and was a student of Dave Amis from the late 70’s till the late 80s playing with the Norwich Youth Jazz Orchestra. In the 1990’s he spent time performing in Hamburg with Judy Blue Eyes  – a German based funk band at a number of well-known music venues within the city – subsequently returning to the UK playing in various jazz, swing and blues groups. Alex has been with Abtuse since the bands formation and plays trumpet and flugel.