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Troyka

Acclaimed young trio featuring Chris Montague (guitar), Kit Downes (keyboards) and Joshua Blackmore (drums). Their albums “Troyka” (2009), “Moxxy” (2012) and “Ornithophobia” (2015) combine jazz, progressive rock and more contemporary developments in an updating of the organ trio for the 21st Century. 


ARTIST REVIEWS
Troyka
Troyka

"An album of tremendous promise"

3-5 out of 5

Album Review


Moxxy
Moxxy

"Thoroughly contemporary, yet at other times sounding pleasingly retro, Troyka's updating of the organ trio tradition for the 21st Century makes for highly refreshing listening."

4 out of 5

Album Review


Ornithophobia
Ornithophobia

"A significant step forward, but with the band's core sound and values remaining intact. "

4 out of 5

Album Review


JAZZ MANN FEATURES

Sunday at Cheltenham Jazz Festival, 05/05/2019.

Sunday at Cheltenham Jazz Festival, 05/05/2019.

Ian Mann on performances by Vula Viel, Yazz Ahmed, David Sanborn, Hanna Paulsberg, Madeleine Peyroux and two exceptional 'Trios With A Twist', one from Cuba, the other from France.


Saturday at Cheltenham Jazz Festival, 04/05/2019.

Saturday at Cheltenham Jazz Festival, 04/05/2019.

Ian Mann on performances by Paris / Birmingham Jazz Exchange, Alfa Mist, John Surman's Brass Project, Dan Weiss & Starebaby, Abdullah Ibrahim & Ekaya, Vels Trio, Joshua Redman and Michael Formanek.


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