Quartet led by Chris Batchelor (trumpet, soprano cornet) also featuring Liam Noble (piano), Oren Marshall 9tuba) and Paul Clarvis (drums’ percussion). Their radical re-inventions of early jazz material can be heard on the live album “21st Century Acid Trad” (Village Life Records, 2014).
"A band that takes classic early jazz material associated with Louis Armstrong, Fats Waller, Duke Ellington, Earl Hines and others and gives it a fiercely contemporary twist."
"This is music that is simultaneously sophisticated and earthy, musically complex but terrific fun. "
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
The final day of the Festival and performances from Tango Jazz Quartet, Renewal Choir and Claire Victoria Duo.
Ian Mann on live performances by the Alex Goodyear Bop Septet, Chube with Dennis Rollins, and the Sarah Gillespie Sextet, plus a screening of the Chet Baker biopic "Born To Be Blue".