Recording session Spring 2017 with Anthony Kerr (vibraphone), Vasilis Xenopoulos (flute/tenor saxophone), Neil Angilley (piano), Misha Mullov-Abbado (double bass), Davide Giovannini (drums/percussion)
In May and June 2015, Peter recorded a new 12-track CD. On the session were Nigel Price (guitars), Henry Lowther (trumpet and flugelhorn), Neil Angilley (acoustic and Fender Rhodes pianos), Misha Mullov-Abbado (double bass) and Davide Giovannini (drums). The launch took place on 17th February 2016 at the Spice of Life, Soho.
What they say about UTOPIA
‘A fine collection of swinging jazz… some nice surprises and a superb sound… a treasure trove of first-class jazz, new lyrics to old classics, great solos from a stellar band and a punchy sound mix – a recording I first heard in January and am still humming today’ – Mark McKergow, London Jazz News
‘Jones channels Mark Murphy to impressive effect’ – Peter Quinn, Jazzwise
‘I listened to the CD – knocked out…. This is crooning for today’ – Lance Liddle, BeBop Spoken Here
‘Impressions is killer!!!’ – Gilles Peterson
‘A wonderfully atmospheric version of Chinatown – brilliant stuff’ – Sarah Ward, Jazz FM