London based vibraphonist, band leader and promoter. His 2017 album “Portrait of the Modern Jazz Quartet” (TrioRrecords) puts a contemporary slant of the music of the MJQ in the company of Gabriel Latchin (piano), Dario Di Lecce (double bass) and Steve Brown (drums).
"There’s no denying the charm of this album. All four musicians deliver superlative performances and their individual and collective love of their chosen material is obvious. "
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
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.
Ian Mann on a diverse day of musical performances including those of Ranjana Ghatak, Hilde Marie Holsen, Ivo Neame / Pete Wareham Duo, Trish Clowes' My Iris and the Avishai Cohen Trio.