Roger Garfitt / Nikki Iles / John Williams Octet
Jazz and poetry collaboration between poet Roger Garfitt and pianist/composer Nikki Iles together with saxophonist John Williams and his octet. Album “In All My Holy Mountain”, a celebration of the life of Shropshire novelist and poet Mary Webb released February 2017.
"A thoroughly convincing synthesis of words and music, with poet, composer and musicians all integrating superbly to deliver a hugely satisfying and richly evocative piece of work."
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann on the final day of the Festival and performances by Hot 8 Brass Band, Sarah Munro, Mode9, Paul Carrack and Denys Baptiste.
Ian Mann on performances by Monocled Man, Schnellertollermeier, Meshell Ndegeocello, Chick Corea, Chris Potter and Yazz Ahmed.