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Ma

Electro improvising quartet led by tenor saxophonist Tom Challenger and featuring Matt Calvert (electronics), Dave Smith (drums), and Ross Stanley (keyboards).
Members of the Loop Collective they released their first full length album “The Last” in June 2011.


ARTIST REVIEWS
The Last
The Last

"Ma's fusion of jazz and electronica is one of the most convincing examples of its kind."

4 out of 5

Album Review


Live
Live

"The music to be heard on “Live” represents a group edging ever closer to their own unique sound. "

3-5 out of 5

Album Review


JAZZ MANN FEATURES

Emulsion Festival VI, Day Two, Gateway Arts & Education Centre, Shrewsbury, 16/06/2018.

Emulsion Festival VI, Day Two, Gateway Arts & Education Centre, Shrewsbury, 16/06/2018.

Ian Mann enjoys this cross genre Festival founded by saxophonist Trish Clowes and featuring newly commissioned music from Nikki Iles and Robert Mitchell.


‘Tubby Hayes: A Man in a Hurry’, University of Reading London Road Campus, 11/05/2018

‘Tubby Hayes: A Man in a Hurry’, University of Reading London Road Campus, 11/05/2018

Guest contributor Trevor Bannister's thoughts on a night of jazz & film to celebrate Tubby Hayes with the Simon Spillett Quartet and the acclaimed film documentary "‘Tubby Hayes: A Man in a Hurry".


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