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The Vitality Five

£10.00

The debut album from London's foremost Early-Jazz quintet!

Formed in 2015 and initially developing out of a series of informal workshops in South London, the Vitality Five are an all-star quintet dedicated to performing authentic 1920s small-group jazz. Specialising in the kind of blistering hot stomps inspired by such legends as the California Ramblers, Jelly Roll Morton, Johnny Dodds, the Five include virtuosi from Australia, the USA and UK:

MICHAEL McQUAID : Clarinet
DAVID HORNIBLOW : Saxophone
ANDREW OLIVER : Piano
MARTIN WHEATLEY : Banjo
NICHOLAS D. BALL : Percussion