Alyn Cosker Group
LONDON PizzaExpress Jazz Club
10 Dean Street
The Scottish National Jazz Orchestra’s drumming dynamo Alyn Cosker leads a ‘gorgeously cooland soulfully assured’ (Jazzwise) group featuring pianist Steve Hamilton, guitarist Davie Dunsmuir and bassist Colin Cunningham.
The Scottish National Jazz Orchestra’s drumming dynamo, Alyn Cosker, leads a powerful group presenting exhilarating virtuosity and accessible melodies on a deep, funky groove. Cosker has featured alongside luminaries including Randy Brecker, John Scofield, Kurt Elling and Dave Liebman. Acclaimed by John McLaughlin as “fresh electric jazz” Cosker’s compositions won much approval when he released his second album, KPF, earlier this year.
With the SNJO Cosker has featured alongside luminaries including Randy Brecker, John Scofield, Mike Stern, Kurt Elling and Dave Liebman and as a freelance musician he has worked with Larry Carlton, Frank Gambale and Jim Mullen.
His group features keyboardist Steve Hamilton and guitarist Davie Dunsmuir (both currently touring with Billy Cobham) alongside bass guitarist Colin Cunningham (Hue & Cry).
Band members - Alyn Cosker (drums), Steve Hamilton (keys), Davie Dunsmuir (guitar), Colin Cunningham (bass guitar)
Jazzwise: "...gorgeously cool and soulfully assured..."
The Herald: "It’s high class all the way