Mansel Davies Trio / Dave Jones Quartet
Double bill seen by Ian at Black Mountain Jazz, Abergavennny, 26/02/2017.
Mansel Davies (guitar, vocals), Paul Wyman (guitar), Emma Archer (cello).
Dave Jones (piano), Ben Waghorn (tenor sax, flute), Ashley John Long (double bass), Andy Hague (drums).
""A good advertisement for the breadth of musical talent in South Wales". Ian Mann enjoys this unique double bill and looks at "KeyNotes", the new album from the Dave Jones Quartet."
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