Group led by tenor saxophonist and composer Matt Anderson and featuring Laura Jurd (trumpet), Jamil Sheriff (piano), Alex Munk (guitar), Sam Vicary (double bass) and Sam Gardner (drums). Debut album “Wildflower” features four Anderson originals plus four tunes by his chief inspiration, Wayne Shorter.
"Ian Mann enjoys an appearance by the young Wayne Shorter inspired Wildflower Sextet and takes a look at their forthcoming album. "
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
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.
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.