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."
"âLittle Mysteriesâ combines excellent, highly melodic writing with top quality playing and a strong sense of improvisation and group interaction."
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann enjoys this cross genre Festival founded by saxophonist Trish Clowes and featuring newly commissioned music from Nikki Iles and Robert Mitchell.
Guest contributor Trevor Bannister's thoughts on a night of jazz & film to celebrate Tubby Hayes with the Simon Spillett Quartet and the acclaimed film documentary "âTubby Hayes: A Man in a Hurry".