Classical brass quintet featuring Niall Keatley and Alan Thomas (trumpets), Andrew Sutton (french horn), Amos Miller (trombone) and David Gordon-Shute (tuba). Their 2018 album “Onyx Noir” (NMC Recordings) explores the music of contemporary British jazz composers.
"A highly accomplished and very sophisticated piece of work. An interesting and innovative recording with much to recommend it and plenty of fine moments to enjoy."
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann enjoys a day of music typified by a spirit of international co-operation with performances by Romarna Campbell, Artephis, Tom Smith Septet, Maite Hontele, Pavel Zlamel's PQ and Adam Glasser
Ian Mann enjoys the first full day of the resurgent Brecon Jazz Festival and performances by Trefor Owen and Andy Hulme, Hot Club Gallois, Ian Shaw, and the Festival Big Band led by Gareth Roberts.