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 two very different albums recorded in 2018 by the Italian born, London based saxophonist and composer Tommaso Starace.
Ian Mann is educated and entertained by the first date of a tour celebrating the life and music of trumpeter Dizzy Reece performed by pianist Trevor Watkis and a stellar international quintet.