Jazz at the Blue Lamp- Alan Benzie Trio
BBC Scotland Young Jazz Musician at only 17, pianist/composer Alan Benzie is one of the UK’s most exciting young talents and has won a string of high profile awards including the prestigious Billboard Award while completing studies at Boston’s Berklee College of Music.
In the last couple of years he has toured in the US, UK, Eastern Europe and Japan, as well as performing at jazz festivals in London, Monterey and Rochester, New York.
He last played an outstanding gig at the Blue Lamp in 2013 and returns with his latest trio including Andrew Robb on bass and Marton Juhasz on drums.
“Pianist Alan Benzie showed an extraordinary commanding fluency” Jazz UK
“Benzie has the ethos of Hancock and Corea under his fingers and builds a sophisticated solo” Jazzwise