Playing to the Moon

COMPOSERS: Tim Garland
LABELS: Ronnie Scott’s Jazz House
ALBUM TITLE: Tim Garland Quartet
PERFORMER: Tim Garland (ts); Phil Robson (g); Laurence Cottle (b); Winston Clifford (d)
CATALOGUE NO: JHCD 047(distr. Magnum)


Combining folk-inflected, Garbarek-like keening earnestness with gusty jazz improvisation, and blending skilfully with Phil Robson’s thoughtful guitar work, Essex-born saxophonist Tim Garland more than fulfils his early promise on this compelling live album. CP