Welsh born clarinettist and composer now living in Antwerp, Belgium. His 2011 album “Clarinet Swing” places New Orleans stylings in a chamber jazz context in the company of Dirk Van der Linden (piano) and Jean Van Lint (double bass).
"McBrearty places New Orleans stylings within a chamber jazz context. The resultant album is imbued with an easy charm that quickly captivates the listener. "
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann on the final day of the Festival and performances by Led Bib, Asha Parkinson, Tara Cunningham. Isobella Burnham and Eddie Gomez.
"Super Saturday". Ian Mann visits five different venues for performances by Daylight Music, Gareth Lockrane Big Band, Jean Toussaint Sextet, Whirlwind Jazz Orchestra and Ben Williams & Sound Effect