Young quartet from the North East of England featuring Paul Loraine (piano, keyboards, composer), Tom Quilliam (tenor & soprano sax), Ian “Dodge” Paterson (bass) and Jonathan Marriott (drums). Debut EP “In Flight” released May 2014.
Live album “Live at Manchester Jazz Festival” released 2015.
"With its focus on mood, melody, nuance, texture and ensemble playing “In Flight” represents a remarkable début from such a young band."
"On the evidence of this recording Slowlight Quartet are developing an increasingly distinctive band sound and are becoming a highly effective, exciting and enjoyable live act. "
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann enjoys an evening of original music played by students of the RWCMD in Cardiff with sets from Josh Heaton's Mouth of Words, Skeleton Leaf and the Norman Willmore Quintet.
Ian Mann enjoys this cross genre Festival founded by saxophonist Trish Clowes and featuring newly commissioned music from Nikki Iles and Robert Mitchell.