Setting New Standards

Award-winning sax star, Derek Nash, in acoustic setting with the Rolls Royce of British rhythm sections. He didn't record standards but compositions in the style of classic songwriters (Jobim, Mancini, Basie, etc) written by Derek and his father, Pat Nash, who arranged for the BBC Northern Dance Orchestra for over 30 years). WIth Alec Dankworth - bass, Graham Harvey - piano, Clark Tracey/Ian Thomas - drums "A glossy but authentically enjoyable jazz cd powered by a capable reedman and ten strong tunes" Cadence/USA