London based tenor saxophonist and composer who makes extensive use of multiphonic and circular breathing techniques in a tonal context as exemplified by the album “The Hidden Notes, Spirit of Adventure” (F-ire Presents, June 2016). Album line up includes Ralph Wyld (vibes), Rob Updegraff (guitar), Tim Fairhall (double bass) and Tim Giles (drums).
"Overall I was very impressed with “Spirit Of Adventure” which lives up to its name as Martin and his associates attempt to navigate fresh ground and a new sound. "
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann on a memorable night of film & live music with a screening of the celebrated jazz documentary "A Great Day in Harlem" followed by a live performance by trumpeter Bruce Adams and his quartet.
Ian Mann enjoys the first two releases on multi-reed player, composer and improviser Tom Ward's Madwort micro-label.