Simon Deeley’s Blue Haze Quartet
Quartet led by pianist and composer Simon Deeley and featuring Martha Skilton (saxophones), Ian Cooper (bass) and Ian ‘Charlie’ Russell (drums). The group have issued two self released albums “Crossing Borders” (2016) and “From The Blue Hills” (2017).
"A well attended event that included some excellent original compositions from the pen of the leader plus a smattering of judiciously selected jazz standards."
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann enjoys the final day of the Festival and performances by Flying Machines, the Monty Alexander Trio and Bill Laurance and the WDR Big Band conducted by Bob Mintzer.
Ian Mann on a diverse day of musical performances including those of Ranjana Ghatak, Hilde Marie Holsen, Ivo Neame / Pete Wareham Duo, Trish Clowes' My Iris and the Avishai Cohen Trio.