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 the first full day of the resurgent Brecon Jazz Festival and performances by Trefor Owen and Andy Hulme, Hot Club Gallois, Ian Shaw, and the Festival Big Band led by Gareth Roberts.
Ian Mann enjoys an evening of original music played by students of the RWCMD in Cardiff with sets from Josh Heaton's Mouth of Words, Skeleton Leaf and the Norman Willmore Quintet.