Sam Barnett Quintet
Quintet led by the teenage saxophonist and composer Sam Barnett and featuring Laurence Wilkins (trumpet), Timur Pak (piano), Michele Montolli (bass) and Zoe Pascal (drums). Debut album “New York - London Suite” released February 2017.
"A hugely impressive début from Barnett who convinces in terms of both his compositional maturity and instrumental ability. We seem destined to be hearing a lot more from him. "
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Guest contributor Trevor Bannister on a "a fascinating day spent at a church near Shepperton, where producer Andy Cleyndert was recording Scott Willcox's ten-piece big band for his Trio label".
Ian Mann on the final day of the Festival and performances by the JD Allen Trio, Triforce and Friends, Zenel, Kokoroko and the Liberation Music Orchestra directed by Carla Bley.