The Jazz Mann | Matt Ridley Quartet | Artist Profile | The Jazz Mann

Accessibility Menu

ARTIST PROFILE

Matt Ridley Quartet

Quartet led by bassist and composer Matt Ridley and featuring Jason Yarde (soprano sax), John Turville (piano) and George Hart (drums).
Album “Metta” released February 2016 on Whirlwind Recordings.


ARTIST REVIEWS
Metta
Metta

"Ridley's gently melodic but rhythmically sophisticated themes provide ideal vehicles for some superb group interplay and some inspired individual soloing. "

4 out of 5

Album Review


JAZZ MANN FEATURES

Routes In Jazz ; A Music Retrospective of Dizzy Reece, CBSO Centre, Birmingham, 26/01/2019.

Routes In Jazz ; A Music Retrospective of Dizzy Reece, CBSO Centre, Birmingham, 26/01/2019.

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.


EFG London Jazz Festival, Day Ten, Sunday November 25th 2018.

EFG London Jazz Festival, Day Ten, Sunday November 25th 2018.

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.


JAZZ MANN RECOMMENDS