New Zealand born, UK based composer, multi-instrumentalist, arranger and producer. Latest solo album “Absence” released September 2018.
"It’s obviously a labour of love, and the way in which Metcalfe weaves acoustic and electric sounds together, playing most of the instruments himself, is undeniably impressive."
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann is educated and entertained by the first date of a tour celebrating the life and music of trumpeter Dizzy Reece performed by pianist Trevor Watkis and a stellar international quintet.
Ian Mann enjoys the final day of the Festival and performances by Flying Machines, the Monty Alexander Trio and Bill Laurance and the WDR Big Band conducted by Bob Mintzer.