Bristol based quintet featuring Charlotte Ostafew (baritone sax), Sophie Stockham (alto sax), Pete Judge (trumpet), Liam Treasure (trombone) and Matt Brown (drums).
"Dakhla have brought something very original, very sophisticated and very British to the tradition of the brass ensemble."
"“Murmur” represents their most multi-faceted album to date. This is music that you want to go back to over and over again."
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Pending his 2019 Cheltenham Jazz Festival gig with John Surman's Brass Project John talks more about his work with Soft Machine & with Surman, Eberhard Weber & others. He also picks his top ten CDs.
In the second part of his interview with guest contributor Trevor Bannister John establishes himself on the 1960s London jazz and session scene and gets the call from Soft Machine.