Steve Brown is one of the most in-demand drummers on the jazz scene, greatly in demand among top American jazz musicians. Born in Manchester, he studied in New York in the early 1990s before settling in London in 1996. Since then the musicians he has worked with read like a Who’s Who of major jazz talent: Conte Candoli, Junior Mance, Kenny Davern, Harry Edison, Art Farmer, Warren Vache and Ralph Sutton are just some of the transatlantic greats who have benefitted from his incisive drumming. First call for many of the top British jazzers, he has a long history of working with Dave Newton and has appeared on numerous recordings for Alan Barnes’ Woodville label.
Steve appears in The StarCity Swing Session at 7pm on Friday 5th