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
"Jazz club take on Bowie transmits all his wistfulness." Guest contributor Marc Edwards enjoys a party night featuring the contrasting styles of vocalists Rebecca Poole and Fleur Stevenson.
Ian Mann witnesses the future of British jazz at the NYJO Jazz Jam and the JazzNewBlood showcase and loses himself in a spectacular Norwegian double bill featuring Sinikka Langeland and Jaga Jazzist.