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Songs And Stories

Songs And Stories

Year: 2020 Label: Stunt Records get it HERE Personnel Arrangements Callum Au Vocals Claire Martin Big Band Trumpets Louis Dowdeswell, Tom Walsh, George Hogg, James Davison Trombones Andy Wood, Callum Au, Chris Traves, Barry Clements Saxophones Sam Mayne, Simon Marsh, Paul Booth, Tom Richards, Martin Williams Piano Rob Barron Guitar Tommy Emmerton Bass Jeremy Brown Drums Matt Skelton Percussion James Turner Orchestra Conductor Mark Nightingale […]

Claire Martin - Believin' it

Believin’ it

Year: 2019 Label: Linn Records get it at Amazon  get it at iTunes  get it at Linn Personnel Claire Martin (vocals), Martin Sjöstedt (piano), Niklas Fernqvist (double bass), Daniel Fredriksson(drums) Album Info Let Claire introduce you to some of her friends, acquaintances and inspirations as well – John Surman and Karin Krog lent her the Cherry Tree Song, […]

Claire Martin & Jim Mullen 'Bumpin''

Bumpin’

Year: 2018 Label: Stunt Records get it at Amazon Personnel Claire Martin, Jim Mullen, Mads Bærentzen, Thomas Ovesen, Kristian Leth Album Info Claire Martin and Jim Mullen have recorded a tribute to the iconic guitarist Wes Montgomery, who passed away 50 years ago at the age of 45 (1923-1968). On BUMPIN, the two award-winning English […]

Claire Martin - We've Got A World That Swings

We’ve Got A World That Swings

Year: 2016 Label: Linn Records get it at Amazon  get it at iTunes  get it at Linn   Personnel Claire Martin (vocals), Ray Gelato (tenor sax & vocals), David Newton (piano), Dave Whitford (double bass), Sebastiaan de Krom (drums & percussion) Album Info Claire Martin and Ray Gelato are artists at the top of their game; with […]

Claire Martin, Time and Place

Time And Place

Year: 2014 Label: Linn Records get it at Amazon  get it at iTunes  get it at Linn     Personnel Claire Martin (vocals), Dan James (cello), Sarah Davison (cello), Joe Giddey (cello), Siriol Hugh-Jones (cello), Joe Stilgoe (piano, vocals), Gareth Williams (piano), Jeremy Brown (bass), Laurence Cottle (electric bass), Ben Reynolds (drums) Album Info With the connections borne of twenty-five years in the business Claire has commissioned […]

Claire Martin - Say It Isn't So

Say It Isn’t So

Personnel Claire Martin (vocals), Richard Rodney Bennett (piano, vocals) Year: 2013 Label: Linn Records get it at Amazon  get it on iTunes  get it at Linn Album Info Say It Isn’t So is a joyful celebration; both of the impeccably crafted songs of Irving Berlin and of the unique partnership between two seasoned performers at the top […]

Claire Martin - Too Much In Love To Care

Too Much In Love To Care

Personnel Claire Martin (vocals), Kenny Barron (piano), Peter Washington (bass), Kenny Washington (drums) Year: 2012 Label: Linn Records get it at Amazon  get it at iTunes  get it at Linn   Album Info 2013 British Jazz Award Winner – Best New Album Named ‘One of the Best Albums of 2012’ by Jazz History Online. Claire Martin has been a […]

Claire Martin - Witchcraft

Witchcraft

Personnel Claire Martin (vocals), Richard Rodney Bennett (piano, vocals) Year: 2011 Label: Linn Records get it at Amazon  get it at iTunes  get it at Linn   Album Info Witchcraft is the result of the dynamic collaboration between Claire Martin and Richard Rodney Bennett. This album contains a thoughtful selection of songs from the Cy Coleman songbook. Together, this collection weaves together the opposing […]

Claire Martin - A Modern Art

A Modern Art

Personnel Claire Martin (vocals), Gareth Williams (piano), Laurence Cottle (bass), Nigel Hitchcock (alto sax), Mark Nightingale (trombone), Phil Robson (guitar), James Maddren (drums), Chris Dagley (drums), Sola Akingbola (percussion)  Year: 2009 Label: Linn Records get it at Amazon  get it at iTunes  get it at Linn   Album Info The original and contemporary songs on A Modern Art are presented with a cool-edge, tinged with a touch […]

Claire Martin - The Early Years Anthology

The Early Years Anthology

Personnel Various (see individual recordings) Year: 2008 Label: Linn Records get it at Amazon    get it at Linn Disc 1: The Waiting Game (1992) Disc 2: Devil May Care (1993) Disc 3: Old Boyfriends (1994) Disc 4: Make This City Ours (1997) Album Info Linn Records signed Claire Martin in 1991 following a performance at the […]