Andy Derrick Jazz Quartet
Quartet led by Birmingham based trombonist Andy Derrick and featuring Mike Kemp (piano), Thomas Pedersen (double bass) and Fred Claridge (drums). Their latest album is the self released “Just Friends” (2015).
"A swinging, unpretentious album that finds this well balanced group breezing good naturedly through a set of much loved tunes. "
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Pending his 2019 Cheltenham Jazz Festival gig with John Surman's Brass Project John talks more about his work with Soft Machine & with Surman, Eberhard Weber & others. He also picks his top ten CDs.
In the second part of his interview with guest contributor Trevor Bannister John establishes himself on the 1960s London jazz and session scene and gets the call from Soft Machine.