Alan Benzie Trio
Trio led by the young Scottish born pianist and composer Alan Benzie and featuring Andrew Robb (double bass) and Marton Juhasz (drums). Debut album “Traveller’s Tales” released June 2015. Follow up “Little Mysteries” released February 2018.
"A strong artistic statement from the talented Benzie. “Traveller's Tales” deserves to bring this young pianist to the attention of the wider jazz public."
"â€śLittle Mysteriesâ€ť combines excellent, highly melodic writing with top quality playing and a strong sense of improvisation and group interaction."
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann enjoys the first full day of the resurgent Brecon Jazz Festival and performances by Trefor Owen and Andy Hulme, Hot Club Gallois, Ian Shaw, and the Festival Big Band led by Gareth Roberts.
Ian Mann enjoys an evening of original music played by students of the RWCMD in Cardiff with sets from Josh Heaton's Mouth of Words, Skeleton Leaf and the Norman Willmore Quintet.