Henry Lowther’s Still Waters
Quintet led by trumpeter and composer Henry Lowther and featuring Pete Hurt (tenor sax), Barry Green (piano), Dave Green (double bass) and Paul Clarvis (drums). “Can’t Believe, Won’t Believe”, their first recording for twenty years, released on Clarvis’ Village Life label in February 2018.
"Its beautiful, melodic compositions, superb collective and individual playing and pristine production values combine to make it a British jazz classic. One of the most significant releases of 2018."
""National Treasures". Guest contributor Trevor Bannister enjoys the music of the Still Waters quintet, led by the veteran trumpeter and composer Henry Lowther."
"Ian Mann enjoys the music but laments the small audience turn out as he offers his own perspective on the current tour by trumpeter and composer Henry Lowther's Still Waters quintet."
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann on performances by Vula Viel, Yazz Ahmed, David Sanborn, Hanna Paulsberg, Madeleine Peyroux and two exceptional 'Trios With A Twist', one from Cuba, the other from France.
Ian Mann on performances by Paris / Birmingham Jazz Exchange, Alfa Mist, John Surman's Brass Project, Dan Weiss & Starebaby, Abdullah Ibrahim & Ekaya, Vels Trio, Joshua Redman and Michael Formanek.