The Jazz Mann | Camilla George Quartet | Artist Profile | The Jazz Mann

Accessibility Menu

ARTIST PROFILE

Camilla George Quartet

Quartet led by Nigerian born, London based alto saxophonist and composer Camilla George. Also featuring Sarah Tandy (piano), Daniel Casimir (bass) and Femi Koleoso (drums). Debut album “Isang” (Ubuntu Music, January 2017) produced by Quentin Collins and features a guest appearance by Zara McFarlane (voice).


ARTIST REVIEWS
Isang
Isang

"A remarkably assured and mature d├ębut. George impresses with her purity of tone, melodic sense and improvisational fluency. "

4 out of 5

Album Review


Camilla George Quartet, Kenilworth Jazz Club, Kenilworth Rugby Club, Kenilworth, Warwicks. 27/02/17.
Camilla George Quartet, Kenilworth Jazz Club, Kenilworth Rugby Club, Kenilworth, Warwicks. 27/02/17.

"Ian Mann enjoys a first visit to Kenilworth Jazz Club and the music of the Camilla George Quartet."

4 out of 5

Live Review


JAZZ MANN FEATURES

‘Jazz on a Winter’s Day’ -  Scott Willcox Big Band recording session, 18/02/2017.

‘Jazz on a Winter’s Day’ -  Scott Willcox Big Band recording session, 18/02/2017.

Guest contributor Trevor Bannister on a "a fascinating day spent at a church near Shepperton, where producer Andy Cleyndert was recording Scott Willcox's ten-piece big band for his Trio label".


EFG London Jazz Festival 2016, Day Ten, Sunday 20th November 2016.

EFG London Jazz Festival 2016, Day Ten, Sunday 20th November 2016.

Ian Mann on the final day of the Festival and performances by the JD Allen Trio, Triforce and Friends, Zenel, Kokoroko and the Liberation Music Orchestra directed by Carla Bley.


JAZZ MANN RECOMMENDS