Guitarist Patrick Naylor plays songs from his Daily Telegraph Best of 2015 album Days of Blue with Julian Costello on sax and Nick Cassals on double bass.
“Distinctive electric/acoustic guitarist and composer whose unflashy style draws on contemporary jazz, folk and world musics and the influences of Ralph Towner and Bill Frisell to create a haunting and optimistic fusion.” – Ents 24
‘Tasty acoustic guitar’ – Jazz Journal
“a highly articulate, mellow musician” – Tony Hall in Jazzwise
‘Virtuoso guitar’ – Time Out
“one of the UK’s best guitarists’ – Ronnie Scott’s Magazine
“Thoughtful, inventive and authoritative” – Crescendo
“a shapely melodic line, even in the heat of improvisation.” Jack Massarik in The Evening Standard
“sensitive guitar” “a treat” – Daily Telegraph
“Costello is an extremely moody player on both saxophones and his compositions cover many musical areas …an emotive and soulful tenor player” – Jazzwise magazine.
“left leaning out there tenor player” – The Guardian
“Delicate and melodic ….saxophone led original material with nods to Jan Garbarek and Ralph Towner from multi-instrumentalist Costello” Time Out