"Alex Stanford never waivers,... spot-on"
Jack Massarik, The Evening Standard
"Anyone who takes on Fever and makes
something like that out of it has got to be good"
Brian Soundy, UK Jazz Radio
"Alex is an executant at the highest level"
Mark Messenger, Head of Strings RCM
"What you do on that piano is terrific"
"Shades here of the great Bernie Worrell"
Ian Mann [thejazzman]
Alex Stanford is a prolific performer, arranger and composer - occasional bandleader & musical director - but predominantly a sideman collaborating & performing with an eclectic mix of musicians, vocalists, artists and groups in various & varied projects all over the world. Formally trained at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama, Alex plays regularly at the Ivy, London, He has been fortunate to perform and record with such people as:
Mella Faye; Shez Raja; Liane Carroll; Trilok Gurtu; Randy Brecker; Mike Stern; Yasmin Levy; Alan Barnes; Andy Sheppard; Dennis Rollins; Alec Dankworth; Tina May; Digby Fairweather; John Etheridge; Denys Baptiste; Soweto Kinch; Gilad Atzmon; Stan Sulzmann; Henry Lowther; Clark Tracey; Martin Taylor..
- performing at venues that include: The 02; Royal Festival Hall; Royal Albert Hall; Ronnie Scott’s; Barbican; Jazz Cafe; Shepherd’s Bush Empire; The Burg Al Arab; Hong Kong Concert Hall, the top deck of a Routemaster bus,..