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Big Air: Big Air

Read "Big Air" reviewed by Chris May

Big Air is the debut album by the genre-mashing transatlantic quintet of saxophonist Steve Buckley, trumpeter Chris Batchelor, and tuba player Oren Marshall, from the UK, and pianist Myra Melford and drummer Jim Black, from the USA. It comes carrying weighty expectations--Big Air's infrequent performances have enlivened the British jazz scene. The band caused a stir ...