We interviewed saxophonist / composer Jean Toussaint about his new album: ‘Tate Song’, his tenth as leader.
We talked about
– the late Mulgrew Miller,
– Jean’s time with Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers
– the members of the qyartet: Andrew McCormack, Troy Miller (also producer) and Larry Bartley,
– the concepts he has developed from teaching, from playing, and from the interaction between the two.
TWO FORTHCOMING GIGS MENTIONED IN THE INTERVIEW
– Tate Song Album launch at Ronnie Scott’s, 18th March (MORE INFORMATION HERE)
– Quartet with Bruce Barth – 17th April at Kings Place Hall Two during the Global Music Foundation Easter Course and Festival (TICKETS HERE)
Mulgrew – at 2:51
My Dear Ruby – at 9:42
Tate Song (Title track) – at 13:44