London based guitarist and composer. “Riser”, his album debut as a leader, released in July 2017 on Edition Records.
"Luft wears his “manifold” influences lightly and has come up with a startlingly original sound inspired by contemporary music from all over the globe. "
"Luft is a supremely versatile guitarist who has developed a unique playing style of his own that embraces an astonishingly broad range of influences. One of the best shows I’ve ever seen at this venue"
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann on performances by Vula Viel, Yazz Ahmed, David Sanborn, Hanna Paulsberg, Madeleine Peyroux and two exceptional 'Trios With A Twist', one from Cuba, the other from France.
Ian Mann on performances by Paris / Birmingham Jazz Exchange, Alfa Mist, John Surman's Brass Project, Dan Weiss & Starebaby, Abdullah Ibrahim & Ekaya, Vels Trio, Joshua Redman and Michael Formanek.