Aruan Ortiz & Michael Janisch Quintet
All star quintet co-led by Cuban born pianist Aruan Ortiz and US born, UK based bassist Michael Janisch.Also featuring Americans Greg Osby (alto sax) and Rudy Royston (drums) and French born, Barcelona based trumpeter Raynald Colom. Live album “Banned In London” released October 2012.
""Banned In London" documents a hugely exciting jazz occasion, full of energy and inspired soloing."
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.