Ben Thomas / Ed Rees Quintet
Quintet co-led by Ben Thomas (trumpet, flugelhorn) and Ed Rees (tenor sax). Also featuring Trevor Lines (double bass) and Lydia Glanville (drums) plus Robyn Hobbs (live art) who produces drawn/painted images as the band perform.
"Interesting, stimulating and enjoyable. An innovative and intriguing evening of visual art and music making."
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann is educated and entertained by the first date of a tour celebrating the life and music of trumpeter Dizzy Reece performed by pianist Trevor Watkis and a stellar international quintet.
Ian Mann enjoys the final day of the Festival and performances by Flying Machines, the Monty Alexander Trio and Bill Laurance and the WDR Big Band conducted by Bob Mintzer.