Tom Green Septet
Septet led by the young trombonist and composer Tom Green. Also featuring Sam Miles (tenor sax), Matthew Herd (alto & soprano sax), James Davison (trumpet & flugelhorn), Sam James (piano), Misha Mullov-Abbado (double bass) and Scott Chapman (drums). Debut album “Skyline” released on Spark records, February 2015.
"A strong opening statement from Green, an impressively mature piece of work that fully justifies all the praise that has been coming his way."
"Green and his colleagues all played immaculately throughout. The colour and variety of the writing was also impressivea and the septet made themselves a lot of new friends this evening. "
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann enjoys the final day of the Festival and performances by Flying Machines, the Monty Alexander Trio and Bill Laurance and the WDR Big Band conducted by Bob Mintzer.
Ian Mann on a diverse day of musical performances including those of Ranjana Ghatak, Hilde Marie Holsen, Ivo Neame / Pete Wareham Duo, Trish Clowes' My Iris and the Avishai Cohen Trio.