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.”
Presenter Ian Shaw features a broad range Ubuntu artists, and praises Martin Hummel’s passion for his artists and the Label. Featured Ubuntu Music artists include Mark Kavuma, Andrew McCormack, Tom Cawley, Quentin Collins & Brandon Allen, Leo Richardson, Miguel Gorodi, Eric Alexander & Harold Mabern and others.
To hear the two hour program showcasing Ubuntu Music artists, please click on any of the images, above.
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.
More great coverage for the Label!
Leo Richardson, Bonsai, Andrew McCormack and Tom Cawley are featured.
Andrew McCormack, Bonsai, Tom Cawley and Laurence Hobgood are all charted this month!
“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.”