Cameroon born singer, songwriter, guitarist and harmonica player now based in London. His new album “The One And The Many” (2011) features the use of live looping and other musical technology to develop a remarkably full on multi layered and textured sound. Valdo’s remarkable one man live shows see him deploying these same techniques in live performance.
"Valdo is a one man band and then some. Ian Mann enjoys the Cameroonian artist's remarkable solo performance and takes a look at his two albums. "
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann enjoys this cross genre Festival founded by saxophonist Trish Clowes and featuring newly commissioned music from Nikki Iles and Robert Mitchell.
Guest contributor Trevor Bannister's thoughts on a night of jazz & film to celebrate Tubby Hayes with the Simon Spillett Quartet and the acclaimed film documentary "‘Tubby Hayes: A Man in a Hurry".