Fraser & The Alibis
London based quartet led by tenor saxophonist and composer Fraser Smith and featuring Joe Webb (Hammond organ), Harry Sankey (guitar) and Gethin Jones (drums). Their updating of 50s / 60s hard bop and soul jazz can be heard on their eponymous, self released 2017 debut album.
"Original tunes which take the virtues of 50s and 60s hard bop and soul jazz and infuse them with a youthful enthusiasm born of the 21st century. "
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann enjoys the final day of the Festival and performances by Flying Machines, the Monty Alexander Trio and Bill Laurance and the WDR Big Band conducted by Bob Mintzer.
Ian Mann on a diverse day of musical performances including those of Ranjana Ghatak, Hilde Marie Holsen, Ivo Neame / Pete Wareham Duo, Trish Clowes' My Iris and the Avishai Cohen Trio.