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).
"A remarkably assured and mature début. George impresses with her purity of tone, melodic sense and improvisational fluency. "
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."
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
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".
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.