The Duncan Lamont Big Band featuring Kenny Wheeler
Eighteen piece ensemble playing the music of Duncan Lamont with Kenny Wheeler as guest flegelhorn soloist. Album “As If by Magic..” featuring Lamont’s music for the “Mr. Benn” children’s TV series released on Jellymould Jazz in November 2016.
"The ensemble playing is excellent throughout and the individual solos are consistently engaging and sometimes highly exciting. "
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.