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 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.