The pianist and composer selects the recordings he can’t live without, in this month’s Jazzwise Magazine’s ‘Take 5’.
Jazzwise’s John Fordham writes, “Catenaccio’s energies and improv powers are more excitingly apparent on a live show.”
jazz Journal’s Elliot Marlow-Stevens writes, “Catenaccio is incredibly fresh, and anyone interested in both the classic and contemporary will enjoy this album as it mixes both expertly. The musicianship is fantastic and the result is a wholly original and captivating recording.”
With the recent release of his latest album, Catenaccio,on the Ubuntu label, Tom as asked to select his all time top ten favourite albums.
“Tom’s compositions here have created a fantastic starting point for his bandmates to triumph, making for a unique and inventive listening experience.”, writes Fred Neighbour.
Jazz View’s Eddie Myer writes, “(Catenaccio) succeeds due to the convincingly realised writing and the sheer excitement and vigour of the outstanding band.”
London Jazz News’ Patrick Hatfield writes, “All in all, quite a result.”
Jazzwise Magazine gives the album a big cheer.
“it's really the music that succeeds in scoring the goals on this fine album which is replete with electro-Latin-esque charm and vibrancy.” —Roger Farbey, All About Jazz
Tom Cawley is one of the UK’s leading jazz pianists. He has performed worldwide with some of the country’s top artists, most notably Peter Gabriel. As a lead artist in his own right, Tom has performed, recorded and broadcast extensively over the last ten years. Catenaccio is an arresting and beautiful jazz-fusion blend, with an all-star line-up.