Matt Ridley Trio with Jason Yarde.
Trio led by bassist and composer Matt Ridley and featuring pianist John Turville and drummer George Hart (the latter sometimes replaced by Nick Smalley). The trio’s excellent debut album “Thymos” (Whirlwind Recordings, 2013) features guest appearances by saxophonist Jason Yarde and others. Yarde appears as a special guest with the trio throughout their 2013 Autumn tour of the UK.
"Ian Mann enjoys the music of bassist and composer Matt Ridley's Trio plus special guest saxophonist Jason Yarde. He also takes a look at the excellent new album "Thymos". "
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Pending his 2019 Cheltenham Jazz Festival gig with John Surman's Brass Project John talks more about his work with Soft Machine & with Surman, Eberhard Weber & others. He also picks his top ten CDs.
In the second part of his interview with guest contributor Trevor Bannister John establishes himself on the 1960s London jazz and session scene and gets the call from Soft Machine.