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