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Chris Quinn

An acoustic guitarist, vocalist and songwriter based in Shrewsbury who plays across a variety of music styles including jazz, folk, blues and pop. Has collaborated with Robin Nolan, James Hickman and Arthur Ebeling. Debut solo album “Across The Divide” released 2015 featuring guests Dan Cassidy (fiddle), Eamonn Coyne (tenor banjo, tenor guitar), Cormac Byrne (percussion) and Larry Melton (double bass).


ARTIST REVIEWS
Chris Quinn, Black Mountain Jazz, Kings Arms, Abergavenny, 31/05/2015.
Chris Quinn, Black Mountain Jazz, Kings Arms, Abergavenny, 31/05/2015.

"A well balanced programme that visited a variety of primarily American music styles and unearthed some of their common roots."

3-5 out of 5

Live Review


Across The Divide
Across The Divide

"Quinn's original songs are thoroughly convincing with their attractive melodies and intelligent lyrics while the outside material, much of it traditional, also works well. "

3-5 out of 5

Album Review


JAZZ MANN FEATURES

‘Jazz Alley + Boogie Party’,Sunday @ Wall2Wall Jazz Festival,Market Hall,Abergavenny, 03/09/2017

‘Jazz Alley + Boogie Party’,Sunday @ Wall2Wall Jazz Festival,Market Hall,Abergavenny, 03/09/2017

Ian Mann on the final, family friendly day of the Festival with performances by Samba Galez, Budapest Ragtime Band, Chris Moreton, Kitty & The Purramours and the Red Stripe Band.


Saturday at Wall2Wall Jazz Festival, Abergavenny, 02/09/2017.

Saturday at Wall2Wall Jazz Festival, Abergavenny, 02/09/2017.

Ian Mann enjoys a day of wall to music including performances by three of the great entertainers of British jazz, vocalist Ian Shaw, saxophonist Gilad Atzmon and electric bass specialist Shez Raja.


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