The Great Harry Hillman
Swiss quartet named after the American athlete Harry Hillman, a gold medal winner at the 1904 Olympics. Formed in 2009 the band features Nils Fischer (reeds), David Koch (guitar, electronics), Samuel Huwyler (bass) and Dominik Mahnig (drums). Latest album “Tilt” released on Cuneiform Records in 2017.
"A highly talented young band who have established a singular group sound and who look set for bigger things."
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.