Arild Andersen with the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra directed by Tommy Smith
Collaboration between the SNJO directed by saxophonist Tommy Smith and Norwegian double bassist and composer Arild Andersen. Andersen appears as the featured soloist on “Celebration” a 2012 release of a 2010 live recording ce;ebrating the music of the ECM record label.
"The imaginative arrangements and superb musicianship put a fresh slant on the chosen material. Smith and particularly Andersen are brilliant throughout."
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann on performances by Vula Viel, Yazz Ahmed, David Sanborn, Hanna Paulsberg, Madeleine Peyroux and two exceptional 'Trios With A Twist', one from Cuba, the other from France.
Ian Mann on performances by Paris / Birmingham Jazz Exchange, Alfa Mist, John Surman's Brass Project, Dan Weiss & Starebaby, Abdullah Ibrahim & Ekaya, Vels Trio, Joshua Redman and Michael Formanek.