"This is a feisty tribute to the great valve trombonist"

Peter Vacher, Jazz UK

"He succeeds gloriously in underlining the smooth sounds which can be teased from this under-valued instrument. Class."

The Musician


Seth Williamson, WVTF Radio, VA, USA

"Mellow, intelligent and tasty stuff"

Michael Tucker, Jazz Journal

"Every track is a great tune and a joy to listen to"

"He is a thoroughly convincing jazz improviser and balladeer"

The Trombonist

"This is a terrific piece of work, well worth tracking down" 


Mike's latest jazz CD "Mr OK" is available on the Mainstem label, catalogue number MSTCD 0053. It is a tribute to the American valve trombonist Bob Brookmeyer and features Mike as valve trombonist and composer. It also features a high quality line up including Martin Shaw on Trumpet/Flugel, Nick Rodwell on Alto Sax, Jim Rattigan on French Horn, Malcolm Edmonstone on Piano, Julian Jackson on Bass and Andrew Bain on Drums.

The album was produced by David Hays and recorded at Red Gable Studios, London.

If you purchase the CD from the online shop securely using paypal the proceeds will be sent to the cancer charity http://www.headstartcancersupport.org.uk/

Click on the play button below to hear the title track from the CD