Our new sextet CD 'In The Empire State' will be released very soon (check out the 'Listen' page for some snippets). It was recorded in September 2014 in NYC and features Jeb Patton on piano and Mike Karn on bass. We'll be touring the UK in February 2016 to promote the CD. Watch this space for dates which we'll announce in the very near future!
Very much looking forward to a mini tour in Spring 2015 to promote The Outer Periphery. Click here to see the tour poster for more details.
Our new CD, a follow up to When Night Falls with the Steve Fishwick/Osian Roberts/Frank Basile sextet, when to print today. We recorded it in NYC last September with piano ace Jeb Patton, Bass master Mike Karn and our very own Matt Fishwick on drums. We're very excited that it will be out soon! Watch out for touring next year.
Also if you're interested in studying jazz trumpet I'm now offering hourly lessons in a central London location. Plus I have a special deal for people who book 5 lessons in advance. Please go to the 'teaching' page for details!
I'm very pleased to announce that I will be joining the teaching faculty at Leeds College of Music as their principal Jazz trumpet lecturer. I'm very much looking forward to starting work in September!
Very excited about the release of our new album 'When Night Falls' featuring the amazing Frank Basile from New York, one of the best Baritone Saxophonists in the world today. Also appearing on it is the great pianist Albert Sanz from Spain and our very own Matt Fishwick on drums and Dave Whitford on bass. We will be touring in the UK in February 2014 to promote the CD.
You can hear me playing the jazz trumpet solos on the new Ian Dury bio-pic 'Sex and Drugs and Rock and Roll' with Dylan Howe on drums, Chris Hill on bass, Chas Yankel (from the Blockheads) on piano and Andy Serkis on Tenor Saxophone. The soundtrack has just been nominated for a BAFTA...