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 the Jazz Alley and Charity Swing Party events at the Market Hall with performances by Wonderbrass, Tarion, Rebelinx and The Electric Swing Circus.
Ian Mann on a day of superb jazz with concert performances from bands led by Daniel Newberry, Alison Rayner, Ben Holder, Rachel Sutton and Tony Kofi plus interval music from Dave Jones and friends.