The Quality of Mercy

Daily Prompt: Mercy One of my favourite alto saxophone players was Julian "Cannonball" Adderlay, who was a played the alto with a robust soulful tone. Over his recording career he recorded with some of the giants of the modern Jazz scene including Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Art Blakey and Joseph Zawinul. One his most famous … Continue reading The Quality of Mercy


Back in Town

Well that is Upton Jazz Festival done and dusted for another year and it was a significant improvement upon last year with a much more positive vibe throughout, I'm guessing the heavy shadow of Brexit loomed over the place, plus no real headliner act put the dampeners on that festival. But with the Temperance Seven … Continue reading Back in Town