Chris Flaherty Big Band
Project devised by Yorkshire based multi intrumentalist and composer Chris Flaherty. The “Big Band” is created by Flaherty (guitar, bass, drums), Rod Mason (reeds), Dennis Rollins (trombones), Greg Nicholas (trumpets & flugelhorn) plus either Al MacSween or Aron Kyne at the piano. Album “Turning Point” released 2012.
"An enjoyable, accessible and well crafted album that deserves to enhance Flaherty's reputation as a musician and composer. "
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann enjoys two very different albums recorded in 2018 by the Italian born, London based saxophonist and composer Tommaso Starace.
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.