With his first album recording as band leader, Gaz Hughes’ 2020 tour features the music of the great Art Blakey, together with timeless and much-loved tracks by composers such as Bobby Watson, Wayne Shorter, Freddie Hubbard and Curtis Fuller. His band line-up is comprised of today’s finest, with Alan Barnes, alto & baritone sax; Bruce Adams, trumpet; Dean Masser, tenor sax; Andrzej Baranek, piano; Ed Harrison, bass; and Gaz Hughes, drums.