Will Howard — tenor sax
Matt Aplin — piano
Sam Jackson — double bass
John Arnesen — drums
Matthew Aplin is a jazz pianist and composer based in Leeds. He leads Treppenwitz, a piano trio dedicated to the exploration of sounds within open structures. Treppenwitz released their debut album, Short+Long Ditties, on New Jazz Records in 2016. They are due to tour the UK through February and March.
Matthew has toured the UK and Europe with a variety of other projects, including: KOG and the Zongo Brigade; Mansion of Snakes; People Poems; Tarantismo; and many others.
This band made its debut as trio in November, and this will be their first outing as a quartet. They will be playing the music of Duke Ellington, Thelonious Monk, Benny Golson and others.