Paisean CD (2012)
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Dragonfly CD (2012)
ASC CDs Track Listing of songs: Beyond; Dragonfly; Black Ball; Tortadilla; Cream Of Mandarins; Yellow Ball; We See; Cicada;
Anywhere CD (1997)
ASC Records Stephen Plews was born in Salford, UK, in 1961. Here he is featured on piano with british guitarist Mike walker and Jeff Clyne on double bass and Trvor Tomkins on drumsIt was not until 1994 that Steve decided to pursue music as his career. He has since developed the twin strands of jazz artist and classical composer, with his music in both fields influenced by his knowledge of the other.
Winner of the Peter Whittingham Award for Composition, in 1994, and of two large Arts Council touring grants for his jazz ensemble Ascension in 1995 and 1996 respectively, Stephen has released four well-received CDs under his own name and contributed to three compilations of Contemporary British Music.
As well as his skills as a composer Stephen is a champion of new music. He set up his studio and label ASC Records to promote artists in the fields of contemporary classical and jazz musics; the distinguished roster has included Mike Westbrook, Keith Tippett, John McCabe, the Northern Chamber Orchestra and Alan Barnes.
n 1994 Steve recorded the trio album Secret Spaces with Trevor Tomkins and Jeff Clyne. Derek Ansell wrote in Jazz Journal that "A primary influence on ...
Into The Light CD (2012)
ASC music Track Listing of songs: Prelude; Confessions Of A Nobody; Sarabande; 'Round Midnight; Towards The Light; Intermezzo; Living Toys; Satie; Invention; My Funny Valentine; Postlude;
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Second-Hand Blues CD (2012)
ASC CDs Track Listing of songs: Ivy Smith; Catfish; Stavin' Chain; Ballad Of A Backslider; Katy Line; Pine Apple Rag; Okeehumkee On The Oklawaha; Piney Woods Motel; Saw Dog Man;
Live At The Vortex In London CD (2012)
ASC Records Track Listing of songs: Blueprovisation; Think Of One; Greenwood; Universal Renaissance; Reverend; Six;
Paisean CD (2012)
Third Colour CD (2000)
ASC CDs Recorded in November 1997 at The Purcell Room South Bank, Watermans Brentford, and Croydon Clocktower during the Orbis Jazz Festival in London, this double CD presents four pieces which neatly encapsulate Graham ...
Alternative Arrangements CD (1999)
ASC music Liner Note Author: Chris Lee.
Recording information: Clowns Pocket Recording Studios (04/13/1999).
Arranger: Chris Lee.
Personnel: Chris Lee (piano); Anton Browne (vocals).
Personnel: Chris Lee (piano).
Treasure Trove CD (1996)
ASC music Recording information: Gateway Studio, London, England (10/28/1995).
Personnel: Stan Sulzmann (flute, alto flute, clarinet, saxophone); Martin Pyne (percussion).
Closer To CD