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Alex Hitchcock Quintet

Quintet led by London based tenor saxophonist and composer Alex Hitchcock and featuring James Copus (trumpet & flugelhorn), Will Barry (piano), Joe Downard (double bass) and Jay Davis (drums).


ARTIST REVIEWS
Alex Hitchcock Quintet, Progress Theatre, Reading, Berkshire, 22/09/2017.
Alex Hitchcock Quintet, Progress Theatre, Reading, Berkshire, 22/09/2017.

""A young band of outstanding talent and ability. A very special evening indeed!" Guest contributor Trevor Bannister enjoys the writing and playing of tenor saxophonist Alex Hitchcock & his quintet. "

5 out of 5

Live Review


Alex Hitchcock Quintet, The Hive Music & Media Centre, Shrewsbury, 12/05/2018.
Alex Hitchcock Quintet, The Hive Music & Media Centre, Shrewsbury, 12/05/2018.

"Ian Mann enjoys a performance by the Alex Hitchcock Quintet and takes a look at their new EP "Live At The London And Cambridge Jazz Festivals"."

3-5 out of 5

Live Review


All Good Things
All Good Things

"“All Good Things” demonstrates the increasing maturity of the quintet as performers and Hitchcock as a writer. He takes the virtues of the bebop and hard bop eras and gives them a contemporary twist. "

4 out of 5

Album Review


JAZZ MANN FEATURES

A Great Day in Leamington Spa, 07/07/2019.

A Great Day in Leamington Spa, 07/07/2019.

Ian Mann on a memorable night of film & live music with a screening of the celebrated jazz documentary "A Great Day in Harlem" followed by a live performance by trumpeter Bruce Adams and his quartet.


Tom Ward - “Madwort’s Menagerie” and Tom Ward / Adam Fairhall Duo “Susurrus”.

Tom Ward - “Madwort’s Menagerie” and Tom Ward / Adam Fairhall Duo “Susurrus”.

Ian Mann enjoys the first two releases on multi-reed player, composer and improviser Tom Ward's Madwort micro-label.


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