Jamil Sheriff piano; Jim Corry alto sax; Richard Iles trumpet; Caroline Boaden drums; Sam Quintana bass
Jamil Sheriff has been a stand out member of the UK Jazz scene for over 20 years and has a reputation for pulling together exceptional bands.
Five Gold Rings brings the classic sound of the Blue Note quintet, with driving, swinging melodies and solos performed by these outstanding musicians. There’s something for everyone in this set, Blues, Swing, Afro Cuban, Funk, Hard Bop, Latin – all wrapped up in Jamil’s exquisite compositions. With a frontline who have performed regularly with names such as Jamiroquai, Kenny Wheeler, Mark Ronson, Martha Reeves, John Taylor to name a few plus one of the most swinging rhythm sections in the UK, Five Gold Rings will be a real treat for jazz audiences.