Patrick Naylor has performed extensively as a guitarist and bandleader. His contempory band Soundial released two critically acclaimed albums of original compositions and have completed 4 Jazz Services sponsored tours of the UK. Soundial's debut album was CD of the week in the London Evening Standard, and their 2003 album -Afternoon Moon was in Chrissie Murray's CD's of the year
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'Tasty acoustic guitar' - Jazz Journal
'Virtuoso guitar' - Time Out
“one of the UK’s best guitarists’ – Chrissie Murray
“a highly articulate, mellow musician” – Tony Hall in Jazzwise
Thoughtful, inventive and authoritative - Crescendo
One if the UK's best British guitarists - Chrissie Murray
Patrick Naylor’s Soundial - Review in Jazzwise Magazine 2003
Readers might recall that one of last year's most outstanding albums for me was composer/arranger David Beebee's Gaya, which featured his 9-piece band. (They gave one musically exciting, if sparsely attended, concert at Croydon's Fairfield Hall.) Naylor is Beebee's guitarist, heard here to excellent effect on electric and acoustic
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