Gerard Cousins Project
Sextet led by Welsh born classical guitarist Gerard Cousins to play his jazz compositions and arrangements. Featuring David Cooper Orton (electric guitar), Andy Nowak (piano, keyboards), Tom Newberry (tenor sax), Joel McIver (electric bass) and Tim Greany (drums), The group presented their interpreatation of Miles Davis’ “In A Silent Way” at the 2017 Brecon Jazz Festival.
"Ian Mann enjoys a fresh interpretation of Miles Davis' seminal "In A Silent Way" album by locally born classical guitarist Gerard Cousins and his sextet. Photograph by Bob Meyrick."
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann enjoys this cross genre Festival founded by saxophonist Trish Clowes and featuring newly commissioned music from Nikki Iles and Robert Mitchell.
Guest contributor Trevor Bannister's thoughts on a night of jazz & film to celebrate Tubby Hayes with the Simon Spillett Quartet and the acclaimed film documentary "‘Tubby Hayes: A Man in a Hurry".