FREE IMPROVISATION has long intrigued me; partly for the certain discovery of the unexpected and unknown, but also for its ability to divide opinion – to maybe startle or even perplex. For the uninitiated, there can be an element of ‘king’s new clothes’ as established musicians ‘nakedly’ create random and often dissonant sounds between them. Yet, deep down, there can be the reward of hitherto unheard textures and sequences to inspire our own thought and imagery.
Read my full review at LondonJazz News…
Released on 15 March 2019 and available at Bandcamp in CD and digital formats.
Adam Fairhall piano
Seth Bennett double bass
Johnny Hunter drums
Northern Contemporary – nc003 (2019)