to trumpeter Clifford Brown. With sensitive support from Critchinson, Spillett captured both the effervescent joy of Brown's playing and the deep sense of loss that Golson must have felt with the passing of his friend and colleague. ...
[Financial Times] - Easy-going rhythms turn dark corners, friendly discourse erupts into violence, and romance is usually bittersweet. Long-term bassist Larry Grenadier adds to the intrigue, drummer Jeff Ballard plays a steady hand and compositions by Clifford Brown and
[The Guardian] - But he cuts dazzlingly loose on Clifford Brown's Brownie Speaks and Sonny Rollins's Airegin. Hey Joe could have been shorter, and the later tracks (with a growing Latin-jazz presence) have something of a business-as-usual feel. But the dynamics and
[Eastbourne Herald] - Now pianist Roy Hilton has recaptured those heady days of jazz with his arrangements of tunes by Art Blakey, Clifford Brown, Dizzie Gillespie, Thelonius Monk, Lester Young and others. Alongside Roy Hilton on the UGT stage will be Gary Kavanagh (trumpet
[Weston & Somerset Mercury] - One photographer, Clifford Brown, has been involved with the group since it was known as Weston Camera Club and contributed images to both the original exhibition and the current display. Keith Morris and Jos Holder and Carol Wilson chairman