4-Star Reviews for Silent Sea

I’m very happy to be able to share with you recently published 4-Star reviews for Silent Sea in Jazzwise Magazine, The Scotsman and The JazzMann.All reviews for the album can be seen in full in the PRESS section of the website

Silent Sea

Anna Serierse NL – Vocals
Joshua Jaswon UK – Alto and Soprano Saxophone
Marc Doffey DE – Tenor and Soprano Saxophone
Miguel Gorodi UK – Trumpet and Flugelhorn
Jan Landowski DE – Trombone
Johannes Mann DE – Electric Guitar
Sidney Werner DE – Double Bass
Aarón Castrillo ES – Drums



‘…impeccably performed…a powerful soundtrack for desperate times…’
BBC Music Magazine, 5* Album Review

‘…It’s a pleasure for a poet to have their words so thoughtfully put to music. I’m delighted with the result…’
Jackie Kay, Poet Laureate of Scotland

… Jaswon makes all the right choices about when to turn up the heat and when to stay cool……’
Jazzwise Magazine

‘…Much to admire in this striking new recording from the Joshua Jaswon Octet…’
Gramophone Magazine, 4* Album Review

‘…The octet deftly combines driving jazz with lyrical condemnation…’
The Scotsman, 4* Album Review

‘…The quality of the playing throughout is exemplary…’
Eddie Myer, Jazz Views Online Review