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
An intriguing evening of music making that once again mixed genres at a whim. Ian Mann on the latest edition of Trish Clowes' Emulsion Festival, w. guest musicians Alexander Hawkins & Percy Pursglove.
Ian Mann enjoys the Jazz Alley and Charity Swing Party events at the Market Hall with performances by Wonderbrass, Tarion, Rebelinx and The Electric Swing Circus.