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
"Jazz club take on Bowie transmits all his wistfulness." Guest contributor Marc Edwards enjoys a party night featuring the contrasting styles of vocalists Rebecca Poole and Fleur Stevenson.
Ian Mann witnesses the future of British jazz at the NYJO Jazz Jam and the JazzNewBlood showcase and loses himself in a spectacular Norwegian double bill featuring Sinikka Langeland and Jaga Jazzist.