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.
"Ridley's gently melodic but rhythmically sophisticated themes provide ideal vehicles for some superb group interplay and some inspired individual soloing. "
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann enjoys an evening of original music played by students of the RWCMD in Cardiff with sets from Josh Heaton's Mouth of Words, Skeleton Leaf and the Norman Willmore Quintet.
Ian Mann enjoys this cross genre Festival founded by saxophonist Trish Clowes and featuring newly commissioned music from Nikki Iles and Robert Mitchell.