Ambrose Akinmusire Quintet / Robert Mitchell 3io
Double bill seen by Ian at Colston Hall, Bristol on Akinmusire’s 2012 UK tour.
Brilliant young US trumpeter Akinmusire with his regular quintet of Walter Smith III 9tenor sax), Sam Harris (piano), Harish Raghavan (double bass) and Justin Brown (drums).
Supported by British pianist Robert Mitchell and his 3io with Tom Mason (double bass) and Richard Spaven (drums).
"Ian Mann enjoys an evening of excellent contemporary jazz from both sides of the Atlantic."
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
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.
Ian Mann enjoys this cross genre Festival founded by saxophonist Trish Clowes and featuring newly commissioned music from Nikki Iles and Robert Mitchell.