Zoe Rahman Quartet
Led by pianist and composer Zoe Rahman and currently featuring her core trio of Gene Calderazzo (drums) and Davide Mantovani (double bass) augmented by her brother Idris Rahman on reeds. A similar line up featuring Oli Hayhurst on bass recorded the album “Kindred Spirits” (released January 2012).
"Ian Mann enjoys a sparkling live performance from pianist and composer Zoe Rahman and takes a look at her superb new album "Kindred Spirits"."
"A triumphant first night for the Jazz at the Arena programme with a typically sparkling performance from the Zoe Rahman Quartet."
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.