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John Martin

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).


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The Hidden Notes, Spirit of Adventure
The Hidden Notes, Spirit of Adventure

"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. "

4 out of 5

Album Review


JAZZ MANN FEATURES

A Great Day in Leamington Spa, 07/07/2019.

A Great Day in Leamington Spa, 07/07/2019.

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.


Tom Ward - “Madwort’s Menagerie” and Tom Ward / Adam Fairhall Duo “Susurrus”.

Tom Ward - “Madwort’s Menagerie” and Tom Ward / Adam Fairhall Duo “Susurrus”.

Ian Mann enjoys the first two releases on multi-reed player, composer and improviser Tom Ward's Madwort micro-label.


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